Dashilar & Xicheng South drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Cafe in Dashilar & Xicheng South

Soloist Coffee Co

Partway down a gentrifying hutong is this exquisite coffee roaster and cafe, born here as a pop-up during Beijing's annual Design Week, and now a small chain. Supposedly once a public bathhouse (the building is deca…
Cafe in Dashilar & Xicheng South

Berry Beans

Meticulously fussy coffee is the draw at this little hutong gem, part of a building that once offered more sybaritic pleasures (it was a Republic-era bordello, one of many in the neighbourhood). Contemplate that as …
Bar in Dashilar & Xicheng South

Long Table

With its world flags, wall scribbles and cheap western chow, this is Beijing's only bonafide backpacker hangout, sharing a building with 365 Inn. By day it dishes up basic burgers, breakfasts, pasta and pizza. After…