Drinking and nightlife

Top ChoiceCraft Beer in Datong

Gym Bar

One of the few quiet, laid-back bars in Datong, you won't find guests singing or playing drinking games here, just an adorable black dog, her friendly owner and Victoria's Secret fashion shows playing on a loop....

Cafe in Pingyao

Chichi Coffee

Behind its green doors is a cute-as-pie, blink-and-you'll-miss-it cafe serving some of Pingyao's best espresso, lattes and single-origin brews in a warm setting lined with bookshelves and cosy seats. Come...

Cafe in Datong

Studio de Coffee

As you make your way south towards Pipa Hostel from Qingyuan St, you'll pass this corner cafe and art studio with a large window. The owners are qualified baristas and they make a good cup of joe. There are also...

Bar in Pingyao

Cozy Bar

This friendly bar down towards the south end of Nan Dajie is a good choice, with an English-speaking owner and comfy sofas. The atmosphere is relaxing as this is one of very few bars around without flashing...