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10 Nongzhanguan Nanlu, Chaoyang District., Beijing, China (Yansha)
010-65923627
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Ranked #159 of 9,462 Restaurants in Beijing
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Vegan
Neighborhood: Yansha
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Acton Burnell, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

The food is still good. The service is still superb. The atmosphere is still really special. THE PRICE, however, gone up A LOT. Usually, price per person before is at 200-300RMB. But it is 700-800RMB(ATLEAST) per person, now. Not worth the price though. Worth a try, REALLY GOOD FOOD.

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Hong Kong, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This place is totally out of the ordinary, hidden in a small alley in Beijing. Once we managed to find it we were nicely welcomed by the staff, outfitted in traditional costumes. The waiter was extremely helpful and advised us through the menu. The presentation of the food is stunning, the taste is delicate and fresh while the atmosphere make... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Two years ago this restaurant served the best vegetarian meals on earth. Now all you get is overpriced bland vegetables. The presentation is still fancy and elaborate but not worth the $100+

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Los Angeles
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This is a vegetarian restaurant in Beijing. As far as I could see, each party has a completely private dining room. I was taken there by business associating who know I am vegetarian. What a wonderful, private way to share dinner with business associates. I wish we had this kind of dining experience in Los Angeles. We had a six... More 

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Beijing
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

It used to be our favourite restaurant. Meanwhile they increased the prices horrendously and eliminated all the additional services and courtesy items. If you still decide to go be ready to pay well over 100$ per person.

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Brooklyn, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Some Beijing friends took us here and, yes, very expensive, but also an amazing dining experience. The food was excellent, as was the service and presentation. There are plants and air mists inside which provide a far better air quality than the polluted air outside. Our server spoke excellent English and gave instructions on how each dish was intended to... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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43 reviews 43 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Over a period of 5 years I frequented this restaurant whenever I was in Beijing, which amounts to a minimum of 6 times a year, and often I would go there multiple times during each trip, taking clients along for what invariaby turned out an amazing experience for them. And then it all changed. After an absence of a few... More 

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Washington, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

It's very very expensive, but it is a meal you will never forget. The taste of the food, the presentation, the decor all add up to a once in a lifetime experience.

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I live in Beijing and loved Pure Lotus when we first visited last year. We visited again 2 weeks ago and were really disappointed. Prices seemed to be at least double what they were previously (we heard others in the restaurant remark on this too so it wasn't just us). Some of the cheap items were gone completely (there used... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This used to be one of my favorite restaurants in Beijing (where I live). I would go there to escape the city's chaos, have a great meal, and enjoy the serenity. I was willing to pay a lot of money for the food and the experience, but I won't do that any more. The menu has changed drastically. I can't... More 

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Additional Information about Pure Lotus

Address: 10 Nongzhanguan Nanlu, Chaoyang District., Beijing, China
Phone Number: 010-65923627
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing Region  >  Beijing>  > Yansha
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Vegan

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