Southern Gansu restaurants

Top Choice Tibetan in Xiahe

Nirvana Restaurant & Bar

This lovely, bright restaurant serves Tibetan and Western dishes, such as the popular yak stew with potatoes (¥20), pizza and fresh espresso. The welcoming, casual vibe makes leaving Nirvana difficult, as does the l…
Yunnan in Langmusi

Happy Homemade Yunnan Taste

The Yunnanese folk at this family-run restaurant are infectiously happy. Sample the strong homemade báijiǔ (Chinese spirit) and you might be too. Popular with travellers for the guòqiáo mǐxiàn (Yunnanese hotpot) and…
Dumplings in Langmusi

Hangzhou Dumplings

This friendly family-run restaurant offers a wide range of Chinese dishes and top-quality dumplings. There is an English menu, but note that many of the prices are out of date so you'll need to compare to the regula…
Tibetan in Xiahe

Snowy Mountain Cafe

This chilled-out spot caters to travellers with a menu of Tibetan, Chinese and Western staples, as well as a full-service bar. Try the Tibetan-style noodles (¥20) or yak steak (¥70). There's also a nice Western brea…
Tibetan in Langmusi

Black Tent Cafe

Friendly service, a Tibetan-style interior, rooftop seating, proper coffee (from ¥25), and a good menu offering numerous Western and some Tibetan dishes are some of the highlights of this 2nd-floor cafe run by the f…
Tibetan in Xiahe

Tara Restaurant

This restaurant on the ground floor of Tara Guesthouse serves some of the best mómo (Tibetan dumplings; ¥15) in town and is popular with monks for the many vegetarian options.