798 Art District
A vast area of disused factories built by the East Germans, 798 Art District, also known as Dà Shānzi (大山子), is Běijīng’s leading...
China Culture Center
Offers a range of cultural programs, taught in English and aimed squarely at foreign visitors and expats. The club also conducts popular...
The 798 Art District (大山子艺术区), also known as Dashanzi, sits in northeastern Chaoyang. Some of the most important galleries here include...
The oldest bar in Běijīng, Frank’s has shifted locations many times in the course of its life. It’s now firmly ensconced in the Lìdū...
Pure Lotus Vegetarian
At this very smart, monk-run establishment the dishes are a mix of soybean, tofu and vegetables, and have wonderful names such as ‘The...
Lonely Planet review
This stylish but relaxed restaurant is dominated by its open kitchen and is perhaps the best place in town for contemporary Western cuisine. The food is a mix of Mediterranean and South American styles. It’s just west of the Rosedale Hotel. Book ahead.