Xining Restaurants
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Xining Restaurants

By Ruru ZhouUpdated May. 17, 2021

Daximen Muslim Restaurant

The restaurant covers an area of 1,600 square meters. The hall on the first floor is for feast or individual. There are many luxurious separated rooms on the second floor. The restaurant mainly deals in the famous dishes of Guangdong cuisine and local flavor dishes. It specially engages the topping cooks of Chaozhou and Guangzhou as its cooks. Famous cooks of Northwest China are in charge of the local food.

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Little Circle Gate

The Little Circle Gate is one of the Muslim restaurants with a long history in Xining, Qinghai. It has more than kinds of dishes. The most famous dishes in here are listed as follow: Eight-Treasure Rice, Boiled Mutton Ate By hand, Cassock Mutton, Fragrant and Crisp Chicken, Sheep’s Intestines, Facai Cake, Huhe Bolus, Sheep’s Tendon, Insect and Herb Series, and Huang Fish Series.

Little Circle Building

The Little Circle Building is one of the Muslim restaurants with a history of more than 100 years in Xining. The restaurant constantly takes the advantages of different foods, makes full use of the natural pollution-free local products of the Qinghai plateau, combines the traditional characteristic of food culture of the people in Qinghai, and gradually forms its own unique style of Muslim food. At present, there are more than 500 kinds of Muslim dishes. Among them, over 20 dishes are its flavor dishes, including Acid and Hot Mutton Fillet, Braised Sheep’s Tendon, Boiled Mutton Ate By hand, Hot Sheep’s Hoof, Braised Mutton, Braised Beef with Potato, Cattle’s Tail with Brown Sauce, Sheep’s Intestines with Brown Sauce, Fragrant and Crisp Chicken, etc.. They are all popular with customers. Many customers come here to taste the unique Muslim dishes. No. 454, Gonghe South Road, Xining City.

Gao Lao Zhuang

Gao Lao Zhuang is the largest-scale hotpot restaurant in Xining City. The couplet of Gao Lao Zhuang shows the way of the management. There are more than 50 kinds of instant-boiled dishes, over 10 cool dishes and wheaten foods respectively, and several kinds of porridge. The based material of the hotpot is elaborately concocted, which has unique flavor. The earliest restaurant located in the Xiguang Street is called “ Old Restaurant”, which combines frying, baking and instant boiling together.

Lasa Flavor Snack Shop

It’s a Muslim restaurant. The shop fully shows the features of the food culture of the snow region. It attracts domestic and foreign visitors, the Zuang people and the people of different nationalities to come here. When guests come, the hostess holds savoury ghee milk tea with both hands to guests. Guests feel they seem to be at home. Its flavor dishes are listed as follow: Zuang-Style Flavor Mutton Eaten by Hand, blood sausage, mutton sausage, rice noodles, ghee Zanba, yogurt, Juema rice and Bao Zi.

Ginger Duck

The Xining Ginger Duck Hotel Limited Company is a Sino-foreign joint venture, which is funded by the Ji’erjiqi’anbang Petroleum Company and the Victory Oilfield Gongyi Group. It’s the first chain store in West China after the Jinan Ganger Duck Hotel which is reputed as the carrier of China’s catering trade was established. It can hold 800 people at the same time. Wu Yi Club, No. 1, Wuyi Road, Xining City

Sha Li Hai Food City

It is an old restaurant mainly serves mutton, and the most famous dish must be sheep neck (羊脖子), served with chili sauce. Braised mutton (黄焖羊肉) and Gou Jiao Niao (狗浇尿, a kind of thin pancake made) are other highly recommended dishes.

Muslim Yixin Mutton Restaurant

It should be the best Muslim restaurant in Xining. Braised mutton (黄焖羊肉) is the signature dish, which is stewed in a cauldron and tastes tender. Customers need to go to the receptionist to order the braised mutton. Qihua noodles (旗花面), fried potato (炸土豆块), braised tendons of mutton in soy sauces (红烧羊蹄筋) and mutton eaten by hands (手抓羊肉) are several highlight recommended dishes.

Dongdong Food City

The restaurant mainly serves Muslim dishes. Sheep neck (羊脖子) and sliced potato (土豆片) are two most popular dishes there. Other dishes made with mutton and beef. Even though the old restaurant is a little old in decoration, those delicious dishes still attract many customers.

Vegetarian Restaurants

1. Holy Land Vegetarian Restaurant

2. Wonderful Purely Vegetarian Noshery

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