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Middle 8th

#197 of 11,995 Restaurants in Beijing
$$ - $$$Chinese, Asian,
Sanlitun Zhongjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100016, China
+86 10 6413 0629
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
“yunnan food” (16 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Yunnan
$$ - $$$
Sanlitun Zhongjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100016, China
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This is my first time here and I enjoyed the food immensely nice variety nice bit of spiciness in the South China Yunnan style Which if you’re not familiar with it can be similar to both Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese food. Very tasty and it...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner one evening whilst visiting Beijing. We managed to get a table right away without reservation. Staff were welcoming but left us to our own devices during the meal. You order your food on an iPad and it goes straight to...More

Thank Louisa R
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice venue and great food. I'd rate Middle 8th more than the the other glamorous Yunnan restaurant Lost Heaven. We tried different kind of food (fish, beef, mushrooms...) and every dish was far above the average. Good service and fair prices (300 rmb for...More

Thank rudyicloud
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The YunNan food there is average and the service not too attentive - the restaurant is well decorated and not too noisy

Thank Frederik B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I love this place, the food is very very good!!! My favorites are spicy tofu and potatoes cakes that comes with spicy flakes. Also love the mushrooms cooked in banana leafs. It is always very busy but they work quite fast to accommodate a able...More

Thank Ale_18M
Reviewed 4 September 2016

There's a great roof terrace at this place in Taikooli shops. It's not a bad destination. The food is not great, similar prices to Lost Heaven but no where near the quality. Still if you're in Sanlitun and want some Yunnan eats in a nice...More

Thank Ham M
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Really traditional chinese food with dishes we didn't see in other restaurants. Try the pots! Really nice decoration.

Thank Margarida1979
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I have eaten here many times over the years. The food is good overall, but you don’t get the feeling of authenticity you get from other Yunnan restaurants, maybe it’s the location…They don’t have Yunnan cheese, which I think is CRAZY! So, if you’re in...More

Thank IlariaK
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This restaurant does excellent food from Yunnan, I would recommend drinking a Yunnan beer with your meal as well, it is better than a local Beijing beer for sure. The menu has a little of something for all tastes, spicy, sweet, sour, vegetarian, fish and...More

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Just off the Sanlitun bar street, behind a I presupposing brick facade, lies this good Yunnan restaurant. The wine list is small and the ordering system is via iPad (which is not my favorite) but the food is spot on - fresh, well spiced and...More

Thank Slick Vic V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Chinese, Asian, Yunnan
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sanlitun Zhongjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100016, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing>  > Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
  • Neighbourhood: Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
  • Phone Number: +86 10 6413 0629
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