Xinjiang drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Teahouse in Kashgar

Ostangboyi Ancient Tea House

The last traditional Uyghur teahouse in Kashgar, this is a wonderfully atmospheric place to come for a drink. While it's certainly the preserve of Uyghur Old Town elders, the crowd here are quite used to tourists dr…
Bar in Ürümqi


This well-known, long-running expat watering hole has a good selection of imported beers, and classic pub grub such as pizzas and burgers. It's popular with a crowd of young expat teachers and volunteers, making thi…