China Beijing Restaurants
Fangshan Restaurant ****
1 Wenjing Jie
(inside East Gate
of Beihai Park)
6401-1879 and 6404-1889
Cuisine: Sichuan Chinese
Description & Atmosphere
Originally a royal kitchen catering
to the royal family, Fangshan
Restaurant first opened to the public in 1925. Meals are based
on the banquet menus of the Qing Dynasty.
The elaborate imperial-style restaurant features
costumed waitresses and is elegantly decorated with high painted
ceilings and traditional
Imperial dining at its best — enjoy
a variety of exquisite food from former Chinese dynasties.
Soup, Shark's Fin with Crabmeat, Sea Cucumber with Pigeon Eggs,
Camel's Paw cooked with Onion, Braised Venison and more. Yum!
VIP Chinese Banquet
Savor delicious Qing Dynasty type food at this historic Beihai
Garden restaurant. Private rooms are available for Groups — ideal
for VIP Dim Sum Lunch or Dinner Banquets.
Reservations are recommended.
Fangshan Restaurant is
conveniently located in Beihai Garden, in the heart of Beijing.
After your meal, hop a ferry ride across the lake for a scenic tour
of Beihai Park.
Moderate to expensive.
Call Fangshan Restaurant for more information on restaurant reservations, menu,
wine list, room availability, deposits and directions.
Back to main Restaurants page
Back to main China