Middle Eastern in Drum Tower & Dōngchéng North


Located at the boutique Orchid hotel is this stylish restaurant with a quality menu of Middle Eastern/North African/Indian–influenced cuisine. Dishes are shared plates and range from homemade bread and dips to poach…
Turkish in Sānlǐtún & Cháoyáng

Desert Rose

Down an eating precinct that specialises in Central Asian restaurants is this Turkish–Azerbaijan-run place with a huge range of superb kebabs (from ¥50), as well as different varieties of pilaf.
Middle Eastern in Sānlǐtún & Cháoyáng


This unpretentious Middle Eastern restaurant-cafe is a decent spot for lunch or a late-night filler (stays open till 1am at weekends when it gets busy). Has a range of pitta-bread sandwiches, plus hummus, falafel, s…
Turkish in Sānlǐtún & Cháoyáng

Turkish Mum

In a precinct known for its Middle Eastern cuisine, this Turkish restaurant is well regarded for its stuffed meatballs, borek and meze dishes. Dine outdoors on its street-side terrace or in the smart interior with p…