Lijiang Restaurants

Lijiang Restaurants

By Chris QuanUpdated May. 17, 2021

Amayi Naxi Restaurant

yun nan Bean jelly made from Jidou (鸡豆凉粉)

The restaurant is located inside a quiet courtyard in the ancient city, offering pure taste of delicious Naxi food (Naxi is a ethnic group mainly living in Yunnan Province), such as roast fish (马帮烤鱼), braised steak fillet (小炒肉), bean jelly made from Jidou, a kind of special bean in Lijiang (鸡豆凉粉), hot pot with dried spareribs (腊排骨火锅), buttered tea (酥油茶), roast meat (马帮烤肉) and Naxi fried rice (纳西炒饭).

Private Home Cuisine In Laodao Fang

yun nan hot pot with dried spareribs (腊排骨火锅)

It is a really small restaurant with only 5 tables. Hence the environment is not good. However, the restaurant still enjoy a great fame for its special “manager” (Laodao Ma) and its delicious home style dishes, such as huangmen chicken (黄焖鸡, a kind of stir-fried chicken), hot pot with dried spareribs (腊排骨火锅), stewed chicken with Chinese wild yam (山药炖鸡), braised beef in sauce (红烧牛肉), braised fish in sauce (红烧鱼) and wild mushroom (野山菌).

Long Family Rockfish Restaurant

yun nanLong Family Rockfish Restaurant

It is a restaurant offering delicious rockfish. There are two ways to eat the rockfish in this restaurant: hot pot and sashimi. It is a great destination to relish the dainty of rockfish.

Qiuyue Pavilion Restaurant

The restaurant is one of the oldest restaurants in Lijiang. Customers there can relish many delicious dishes, such as salmon, dried spareribs, roast fish in Naxi style and wild mushroom. Besides delicious dishes, the restaurant also provides services of wireless internet and performance. In addition, customers can appreciate the architectural style of Naxi ethnic: building the buildings without any nail or rivet.

yun nanQiuyue Pavilion Restaurant

Yi Canting

The windows of the restaurant are facing to farmland. The restaurant provides some home style dishes, most of which are a little spicy, such as hoosh (杂锅菜), huangmen chicken (黄焖鸡, a kind of stir-fried chicken), fish cooked with pickles, roast fish, hot pot with dried spareribs (腊排骨火锅) and bean jelly made from Jidou, a kind of special bean in Lijiang (鸡豆凉粉).

Yongxia Restaurant

It might a little difficult to find the small restaurant in Zhongyi Wholesale Market. The hospitable locals will show you the way if you ask for help from them. However, the restaurant is quite popular, because of the hospitable services and the delicious dishes, such as hot and sour fish in Naxi style (纳西酸辣鱼), hoosh (杂锅菜), braised cowhells (烩牛筋), slices of pettitoes and braised beef in sauce.

Yuerong Zhuang Western Restaurant

The restaurant is located inside Yuerong Zhuang, a hotel facing to Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. The food there is ok; the highlights in the restaurant must be customers can choose a seat with nice view of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain.
The restaurant puts more effort on vegetarian dishes.

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