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Capital M

No.2 Qianmen Street, Pedestrian Area, Beijing 196135, China (Chongwenmen)
010-67022727
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Ranked #47 of 9,349 restaurants in Beijing
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $0 - $134
Cuisines: International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Chongwenmen
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 NEW

Of course we were recommended by our hotel. Loved the view which was outstanding. As for the food the least said the better. Without doubt our worst dinning experience in China. I am still amazed as to how a "Chef" could allow such food to leave his/her kitchen.

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Newfoundland
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8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

This restaurant was suggested by our hotel, and I am glad they did. Although a bit hard to find, it is in the middle of a construction site at present, once you got to the restaurant, it was a warm and inviting space. We chose to eat on the deck which faced the back of Tiananmen Square, although it was... More

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Westwoodside
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

My daughter took us to capital M in Beijing 20/4/14 she is a regular customer and raves about it, but unfortunately I did find the experience that good. They did not have cocktails to suit a mans taste they where generally aimed at female customers, the selection of starters again did not appeal to myself, I then chose the fish... More

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Helsinki
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

Definitely worth a visit as the old charm of the restaurant and the wonderful terrace that overlooks Tiananmen Square will give you your money's worth. We were there for a weekend brunch as well as for dinner. Definitely would recommend dinner as the brunch menu was rather limited. The quality of the food and service was better than most restaurants... More

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Berkshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

If I could only go to one western restaurant in Beijing one last time it would be Capital M. Superb bar, superb ambience, superb service, superb food, superb location. Really classy place and while they take it seriously they are never serious, if you know what I mean. I set a high standard for restaurants I visit and when I... More

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Beijing, China
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6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Beautifully located, staring out on to the southern part of Tiananmen Square, Capital M provides a delicious array of modern "western/European" cuisine .. not cheap, but with its eclectic decorations and excellent service, it is worth it. Brunch at the weekends is a good deal and the business lunches deals during the week are worth a look. Perhaps not as... More

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Beijing, China
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

The food was good. The price was reasonable and one of the best in Beijing for brunch with friends and love one..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Well after looking where to eat we wanted french flavours, issue at first was the taxi to get there as they didn't want to take us there, however we got a lift from the hotel. Once there we found we were near Tianamin Subway so that is the best way to and from the area. Regarding the meal, service was... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Of course I had heard about Capital M but for a reason or another I had not been bothered to take the 20 minute taxi journey earlier. I must say that it was worth the taxi ride; such a nice feeling to have perfect service and having nothing to complain about. I was especially happy about cloakroom (into having to... More

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Haverford, Pennsylvania
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227 restaurant reviews
219 helpful votes 219 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I did want one night in Beijing away from the delicious Asian food that I was enjoying so much. Several friends had recommended Capital M. I got reservations and headed by taxi to find this restaurant. I did read a few other reviews of people having similar problems of finding the Capital M entrance. It's down a pedestrian way that... More

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