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Pure Lotus

Yansha
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10 Nongzhanguan Nanlu, Chaoyang District., Beijing 100020, China
010-65923627
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 92
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  • 43
    Very good
  • 15
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  • 9
    Poor
  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
best vegetarian sausages

tastes like pork, texture like sausages, but it's veg. Definitely worth a visit. It's a tad pricey - but it gave me a good story to tell.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
dheerajc545
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

tastes like pork, texture like sausages, but it's veg. Definitely worth a visit. It's a tad pricey - but it gave me a good story to tell.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I have been going to this restaurant for a number of years. While I am a vegetarian, even I was able to eat the Peking Duck (made of tofu) and my husband said it tasted like Duck! I love the atmosphere and the service. The Mocktails are so incredible. The place is run by monks--I think that is still the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Pure Lotus used to be my favorite vegetarian restaurant in Beijing and I've been going there since 2004. It WAS my go-to place to showcase how vegetarian cuisine is done right to my out of town friends. And without exception, everyone was bedazzled! Then after just a little more than two year's absence, I returned with my colleagues ... and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I had been here a year ago and I was excited to go back because of the super cool ambiance, but since I'd been here before I didn't check the reviews before we left. What a mistake! The prices have increased to 800 RMB/person = 130 USD! One of our friends who came along said when she came here and... More 

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Beijing Region, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

It used to be one of my favorite restaurants in Beijing. I've been dining there for nearly 6 years, until they decided to change the menu and all prices X 4 times. If you are planning to spend well over $100 per pax minimum then you can go check it out. The worst part of it was the last time... More 

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Beijing Region, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

It is very popular with foreigners and also very beautiful and expensive. It's something different from typical restaurant that we go to.

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New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The food is very delicious and presented beautifully, but it is very expensive, very nice waiting area , very nice seating, kind and attentive stuff

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

This restaurant was highly recommended by my friend due to the environment and food. We're really impressed on the ambience, food decor, and services. However I was nearly fainted upon settlement of bill. I can't expect Vegetarian dinner for 5pax could cost me Rmb 4000. It's too much and the price been increased tremendously compared with few years back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

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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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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Additional Information about Pure Lotus

Address: 10 Nongzhanguan Nanlu, Chaoyang District., Beijing 100020, 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 Nongzhanguan Nanlu, Chaoyang District., Beijing 100020, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing Region  >  Beijing>  > Yansha
  • Neighborhood: Yansha
  • Phone Number: 010-65923627

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vegan

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
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

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