Cuisine: Chinese (Mongolian/Northwest)
English Menu? Yes, but there are no English descriptions.
Kids’ menu? No
General kid friendliness of menu: Pictures make it easy for kids to order.
Staff: At least two English speaking servers are always on staff.
Bathroom: Clean squatter bathroom.
Best dishes for kids: Grilled lamb kebabs, homemade yogurt, sweet steamed millet oatmeal cake.
Kids’ play area? No
Seating: Stiff backed wooden chairs and tables, high chairs for children. Indoor only.
Price: RMB 200
Accepts credit cards? Yes
Must-order item: Try the boiled beef bone, an oat noodle basket (youmian wowo), or mutton (shouba yangrou).
In a nutshell: Unlike most restaurants that can leave you feeling bloated, you’ll walk out of Xibei with a spring in your step. The dishes are wholesome and natural.
Daily 11.30am-2pm and 5.30pm-9pm. B1/F, Xinhua Hangkong Dasha, Sanyuanqiao, Chaoyang District (6345 3535)
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