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Bianyifang Roast Duck Restaurant in Beijing, China

 
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norfolkjon's pictureby norfolkjon Food travel tip
added on the 8th of September, 2010
We tasted the most delicious roast duck ever in this cozy little restaurant on Happiness Street. The whole dish was crisp, fragrant and mouthwatering, we loved it.

As we found out, the restaurant has a long history, being founded during the Ming dynasty in the 15th century. According to local history, the restaurant was the first to serve roast duck in Beijing.

In any case, their dishes are tasty, delicious and give back exactly the Chinese traditional feeling with its smells and tastes. A must-try for everyone!

Address:
No.36, Happiness Street, Chongwen District

Price:
Average Cost per Person: CNY 70

Opening Hours:
10:00 - 21:00

How to get there:
Bus Route: 8, 35, 41, 60, 116, 707

 
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