Snowy Mountain Cafe

Tibetan in Xiahe

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 breakfast menu, including a set menu of eggs, toast, yoghurt and tea/coffee (¥30).

They can also arrange tours and English-speaking guides for day trips near Xiàhé, including to the Gānjiā and Sāngkē grasslands. It's located in a shopping arcade off of Renmin Xilu east of Tara Guesthouse.