Cuisine: Bakeries, Delis & Desserts
English Menu? Yes
Kids’ menu? No
General kid friendliness of menu: Cupcakes aside, plenty of healthy options. Portions are adult-sized, so they’re best shared.
Staff: English speaking and attentive.
Bathroom: Shared with Sanlitun Village North. Clean, sit-down toilets and there’s a changing table.
Best dishes for kids: There’s always the double chocolate cupcake, but for starters, try the pumpkin soup, or the grilled cauliflower salad with feta.
Kids’ play area? No
Seating: Small round tables and large tables with benches. Outdoor seating in warm
weather. High chairs available.
Price: RMB 120
Accepts credit cards? Yes
Must-order item: One of their cupcakes (RMB 23) – of which there are 20 flavors; tomato-basil Panini (RMB 38); smoked chicken baguette with avocado, crab meat, tomatoes, lime mayonnaise and lettuce (RMB 48).
In a nutshell: A charming sunny cafe, straight out of Europe, with fast Wi-Fi and light dishes to match. The cupcakes are a highlight – kids won’t be able to resist them – and luckily, there are healthy sandwiches, soups and salads to have beforehand.
Daily 9am-10pm. LG51, Sanlitun Village North, 11 Sanlitun Lu, Chaoyang District (6417 0808)