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Li River Cuisine Restaurant

No.1 Shanhu North Road, Guilin, China
+86 773 282 2881
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“beef dish” (2 reviews)
“snails” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
No.1 Shanhu North Road, Guilin, China
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Lots of choice on their menu. I ordered 1/2 chicken and a bowl of seafood congee - very delicious and good for the price charged. Staff was friendly and efficient.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here on the basis of TA reviews as we were staying at the Waterfall hotel. It does have a picture menu with English - although you may still have to use your imagination. Nice waitresses speak little English, so unless you know what you're...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This place was recommended to us by our guide Jerry Weng and it was an excellent choice. It is located next to the Li Waterfall Hotel in Guilin and both nights that we had dinner here, was full of Chinese people. It's a large restaurant...More

Thank Larry58
Reviewed 6 August 2017

There are a few folks who speak some English, but this definitely feels a bit more like a local restaurant with limited English expertise. Knowing a little bit of mandarin can be super helpful just to communicate clearly what you'd like. For instance, rice is...More

Thank Tyler T
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Large restaurant lacking tourists. For that reason we enjoyed it. Much better then the tourist orientated places in main street.. Food eas very good. Beer cheap. Servants rather shy because of language

Thank Ger B
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner hoping for a nice Chinese meal. However, the place was packed with locals and our order did not get through as we wanted. We had to order a second time so it took time. We do not speak Chinese and the...More

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Despite its name this Chinese restaurant is located just to the left of the Li Waterfall Hotel in Guilin and it was full of Chinese people when we visited-always a good sign.. It's a large eatery with an extensive menu including BBQ items, unfortunately here's...More

Thank BobBonHere
Reviewed 28 February 2017

A great deal to choose from on the menu, The food was very enjoyable. Great company the service was top notch.

Thank 2mumies
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We ate here for lunch. The beef dish was pretty good but we never received the rice. We don't know enough Chinese to complain so we ate the charges.

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We recently spent almost three weeks in China, and had many fantastic meals. This place was the most memorable....serving seriously outstanding food. We had arrived in Guilin in the early evening and were pretty hungry. We quickly checked into our hotel (next door) and invited...More

1  Thank Stephanie C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.1 Shanhu North Road, Guilin, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangxi  >  Guilin
  • Phone Number: +86 773 282 2881
Opposite the Waterfall hotel beside the lake. Formerly named Congee City. More rustic than slick but the food's ok and the nplace is open 'til late, which is unusual especially in this part of Guilin. It'sa useful address, I think. DW
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