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Flying Tigers Cafe

Hongxue Gallery, 78 | 100 meters from the Tea Horsen Road museum & hotel, Shangri-La County 674400, China
+86 887 828 6661
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ravioli” (13 reviews)
“yak burger” (49 reviews)
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
French, International, European, Cafe, Yunnan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hongxue Gallery, 78 | 100 meters from the Tea Horsen Road museum & hotel, Shangri-La County 674400, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant after seeing the menu online and thought it sounded excellent. When we got there the restaurant was closed with no explanation on the door. Not a good way to do business. We went to Three Brothers instead and found it excellent

Thank Bee727
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband kept telling me the trip advisor highly rated Flying Tigers Cafe at Shangri-La old town so we thought to explore and checked it out. We could not find it first as it is not on any of the Main Street but one of...More

Thank Maryann T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there with a few friends and were delighted by our experience. As funny as it sounds, we couldn’t find the famous Yunnan goat cheese easily and finally got to try it there, paired perfectly with some excellent local ham. Everything we tried was...More

Thank Hugo P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will love this place ! They have a pleasant atmosphere, good music, really tasty food and good service

Thank _efratdangour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Flying Tigers twice during our stay in Shangri-la and enjoyed it both times. First time we went for dinner and the place was pretty much packed within minutes after our arrival. The staff quickly became a bit overburdened by that number of...More

Thank Pjeos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I popped in here, having read good reviews. It more than lived up to my expectations. The food was great, fresh and delicious. The service was good and the environment very comfortable. I will be back

Thank Tea M
Reviewed 7 September 2018

I ate at this restaurant twice while visiting Shangri la. The atmosphere was comfortably casual, but it also had an air of upscale to it, which I enjoyed. The food choices were much more varied than I experienced in other restaurants during my visit, so...More

Thank TrainingTravelBob
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Cozy and fun with great staff and delicious food. Not a long wait time and a great menu to pick from!

Thank chloe m
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

You are in Shangri La but you could be anywhere in Europe. The owners ate super nice speaking perfect english and french. The cafe is very beautiful. Very nice jazz music . I had a wonderful yak burguer and a glass of wine. Very nice...More

1  Thank arantxagv
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Had dinner twice at the Flying Tigers. After a while in China it was great to have a yak-hamburger and a good glass of wine. We also had a very good Greek salad. Very nice owners and a very cosy place that remind me of...More

Thank Gitte s
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5 September 2016|
Response from rmachnics | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable
5 September 2016|
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Response from rmachnics | Reviewed this property |
The cost here is very reasonable, well worth it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hongxue Gallery, 78 | 100 meters from the Tea Horsen Road museum & hotel, Shangri-La County 674400, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Shangri-La County
  • Phone Number: +86 887 828 6661
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2015 established, authentic western/fusion restaurant with English menu. The staff speaks English, French and Chinese. The Flying Tigers Cafe is a unique place in the old town with a humble atmosphere and exquisite food quality, using mainly local products.
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