English Menu? Yes
Kids’ menu? No
General kid friendliness of menu: Rolls (RMB 50-85) are tasty and bite-sized. Plus, some rooms feature a teppanyaki grill, which can provide fun interaction for the kids.
Staff: English-speaking, polite and attentive.
Bathroom: Clean bathrooms with sit-down toilets.
Best dishes for kids: Teppanyaki with fresh salad and fried rice, miso soup (which is full of vitamins), any of the creative well-made rolls.
Kids’ play area? No, but the restaurant is close to Sanlitun Village South, which has ice skating in the winter and a water fountain to run through in the summer.
Seating: Small private rooms with wooden chairs and long tables.
Smoking/Non-smoking: Seating is only private rooms, so diners are permitted to smoke (or not) in their room.
Price: RMB 400
Accepts credit cards? Yes
Must order item: Foie gras (RMB 118), steak (domestic RMB 92-150; imported RMB 158- 180), salmon sashimi (RMB 78), large prawns (RMB 68).
In a nutshell: High-quality, delicate Japanese food in bite-size portions. The teppanyaki is excellent and enjoyed in private rooms with private chefs. This branch is suitable for older children ready to dine in a more subdued elegant setting.
Daily 11.30am-2pm, 5.30-10pm. N4-30, F/3, Bldg 4, Sanlitun Village North, Chaoyang District (6416 5102)
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