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No.2 Qianmen Street, Pedestrian Area, Beijing 196135, China (Chongwenmen)
010-67022727
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Ranked #91 of 9,462 Restaurants in Beijing
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $134
Cuisines: International
Neighborhood: Chongwenmen
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We tried this place because it was highly recommended and close to our hotel. The food was very good. We ordered the tasting menu with paired wine. Found a new chardonnay that we love! Service was outstanding (despite what some other reviews said).

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

OK truth is, it was my fifth day on the wrong side of the clock and jet lag was kicking in so I can't remember much about the atmosphere. I do recall some eclectic artwork. The food however was very good. And if I recall the Iced Tea was particularly good. We had a large party, which was easily accommodated... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The food was not great, it was just okey food, but the service was terrible. The waitresses were nice at first, but after making simple requests like can I see the menu again, they started getting angry, so I can't order more? The attitudes of the waitresses really killed the whole night.

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Beijing, China
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Capital M has a big name in Beijing; because of the view, the atmosphere and the food. We had a very pleasant lunch with a group of 16 ladies. Good interior, a little bit a pity we could not sit at 1 big table, we split up, so I did not meet half of the group...Capital M has a 'set... More 

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Beijing, China
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Read a lot of good reviews about this restaurant and too be frank the view from the restaurant is great and the ambience is very good as well. But for the money which we have to spend, the food and service was very average.

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Milan, Italy
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86 reviews 86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Location is not wonderful, but view from restaurant terrace is very nice. Food is very good, but maybe too fusion and too complicate, and a little bit to expensive. Champagne selection is limited and very expensive. The atmosphere is refined, but a little bit cold. Service is fair.

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Marina del Rey, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We had a little trouble finding this place, but we are glad that we did! This is a beautifully decorated restaurant that feels very European. The menu however is a completely unexpected mixture of fares ranging from French to African. The wine list is also very diverse. We started off with a bottle of rosé and the mezze platter which... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The restaurant is beautiful. I absolutely loved it. However, the service leaves much to be improved. The servers were not attentive and kept on forgetting things we asked for. The food was ok. It wasn't bad but for the reputation of this place I expected better.

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Beijing
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

On a clear day sit outside on the terrace of this excellent restaurant, tea and coffee place. Afternoon teas with scones and clotted cream will bring you back to Devonshire taste. Fantastic location over the roofs south of Tian an men.

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indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Food and experience very disappointing - Pork was stringy and tough, lamb was tough, waiters were poorly trained and didnt give attention, requested ice water and was given glass of warm water had to ask for ice, no music for outside tables - no atmosphere despite being just behind qianmen which is very pretty - very disappointing experience - wouldnt... More 

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Address: No.2 Qianmen Street, Pedestrian Area, Beijing 196135, China
Phone Number: 010-67022727
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing Region  >  Beijing>  > Chongwenmen
Average Prices: USD 0 - 134
Cuisine: International

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