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1 Jin Cheng Fang St. East, Financial Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, China (Xidan)
010-66016666
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Ranked #205 of 9,467 Restaurants in Beijing
4.5 of 5 stars 13 Reviews
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Xidan
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Alexandria, Virginia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I was in Beijing visiting my soon who is there for a year and he and his girlfriend were craving "western food"; something with lots of cheese and carbs, so we landed on Italian and Cepe seemed to place to go. We were right -- the food, service and ambiance all hit the mark. Nice selection of apps and entrees,... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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155 reviews 155 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Having spent the last week travelling around Asia due to work, this was the nicest meal that we have had so far. The restaurant isn't big so would certainly recommend that you book your table in advance. The decor tries to exude exclusivity and does I think but in a Chinese way (a good copy!). The menu is varied with... More 

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Singapore
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

This is the Italian restaurant within the Ritz Carlton Financial Street, Beijing. It's a stylish restaurant with a nice menu. The food however is not so memorable. If it were not promoted as such a high end restaurant, I'd rate in more favourably, but in the end the food and pricing are not aligned. But I guess what can be... More 

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Suffern, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

The service was attentive yet odd. The food was good, but not terribly memorable. What was most shocking was the fact that a chunk of mirror came crashing down in the midst of dinner just a few feet from our table. Had someone been standing under the mirror, it could have been fatal. What actually made up for the dinner... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012 via mobile

Impeccable service, but the food left something to be desired. Both my husband and I started with the mushroom risotto, which came out so al Dante it was not risotto at all. We then had our mains, I the veal cheek and my husband the snapper. My husband sent his back b/c the dish was extremely fishy and just tasted... More 

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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202 reviews 202 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012 via mobile

Fantastic italian very nice dinning area and the selection is great. Its a bet pricy so its best tried with great company. Just dont expect from the area. A must try is the specialy of the week from vegtibles or meat.

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London, United Kingdom
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89 reviews 89 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Best Italian food I've had in China by far. Hotel is sleek and modern with Asian-inspired decor. The restaurant ambiance and service are perfect. Food is divine.

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Burke, Virginia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Is it worth $75 to $150 per person to eat such exquisite food in such luxurious surroundings? Certainly once in a lifetime. Attentive wait staff and servers made us feel like royalty. The amuse-bouches were themselves amazing. The menu was wonderful and the food better than expected. Even as Americans we were treated super nicely. A very special experience!

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Beijing
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011

Greatest quality of food Excellent service especially particular thx to Mr. Michieli for the original and noble service of italian luxury style

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Sacramento, CA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

Cepe is the Italian restaurant at the Ritz Carlton in Beijing. It was, by far, the best meal I had in Beijing. The walnut cheese ravioli in truffle oil was delicious and memorable. The service was excellent, as one would expect at a Ritz Carlton. The ambience was "power-sheik" and befitting of our lunch guests. This is a "C-level" destination.

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Additional Information about Cepe

Address: 1 Jin Cheng Fang St. East, Financial Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, China
Phone Number: 010-66016666
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing Region  >  Beijing>  > Xidan
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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