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Summer Palace China World Hotel

ChaoYang District Jianguomen Outer Main Street 1, ZhongGuo Grand Hotel 1 Floor, Beijing 100004, China (Guomao)
+86 10 6505 2266
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Ranked #936 of 9,428 restaurants in Beijing
Price range: $40 - $70
Cuisines: Chinese
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Good for: Doing business
Neighborhood: Guomao
Description: Summer Palace at China World Hotel, Beijing combines a classic Cantonese menu with light, creative Huaiyang cuisine. The restaurant will mark the debut of its private label by offering a signature selection of Chinese premium teas and culinary condiments. It also carries a designer sommelier series of gourmet wine glasses that is elegantly packaged and available for purchase. Awards The Most Favorite Restaurant in Beijing, Beijing Tourism Administration, 2013 The Best Jiangnan Cuisine Restaurant of the Year, Time Out Beijing, 2013 Best 50 Beijing Restaurants, Tatler, 2013 Chinese Restaurant of the Year (Hotel) Honorable Mention, Cityweekend, 2013 Summer Palace - One of Top 16 Trusted Restaurants in Beijing,2013 Summer Palace Executive Sous Chef Hou Xinqing - One of 18 Great Chefs in Beijing,2013 Best Huaiyang Cuisine Restaurant, Time Out Beijing (Chinese) 2012 The Best Restaurant of the Year, Time Out Beijing (Chinese) 2012
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Melbourne, Australia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The Summer Palace at the China World Hotel is a so-so average restaurant helped by its location and convenience to the guests at staying at the hotel - like me. Amongst the Chinese restaurants (Summer Palace or Shang Palace) at the Shangri-la Hotel Group in China and rest of the region that I visited, this one was probably the least... More

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Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

This was possibly the best sweet and sour pork I have ever had. All the other dishes were outstanding too. However, the service was extremely poor. It took 20 mins between them bringing my main course and my wife's even with prompting. We were continually told it would be 2 more minutes and all the dishes would be brought to... More

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Beijing, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

i was there during my visit to china, in beijing we went there with friend . We decided to stay there after a get information.Nice place and great area for scenic point.Ideal place for honey moon

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Morristown, NJ
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We went here our first night, when we were totally exhausted. Food was good, service was attentive. The overall room was just OK, felt a bit like a banquet hall. Good choice if you are tired and your language skills are limited.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

I was so disappointed. The dim sum was terrible. Nothing compared to Hong Kong Shangri-la Summer Palace. The food was edible, but not great. It cost a fortunate, but the services were great.

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Great place for Cantonese food. Beautiful atmosphere, excellent location. One of the more expensive restaurants in Beijing, but if you've got some money to spare, make sure you go there.

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Excellent for business and conference. Feel traditional Chinese culture and reminds you that you are in China.

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New Fairfield, Connecticut
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Huge beautiful man-made lake here. the walk from the parking / drop-off area to the lake brings you through a park that always has lots of folks (mostly senior citizens) exercising, singing, playing games (cards, checkers, mahjong). They rent paddle-boats for the lake.

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