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1910 la gare du sud

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8 Houxin Jie, Kunming, China
0871-3169486
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Dining options: Dinner
Description: It's the old south railway station in Kunming - 火车南站 in Chinese

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, lacklustre service

The 1910 is worth it, but it leaves something to be desired when it comes to service, as other reviewers have also noted. First, getting there. It is to the east of the East Pagoda in central Kunming, off Chongshan street and south of Houxin Jie. Most reviews say it is off an alley but that... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

The 1910 is worth it, but it leaves something to be desired when it comes to service, as other reviewers have also noted. First, getting there. It is to the east of the East Pagoda in central Kunming, off Chongshan street and south of Houxin Jie. Most reviews say it is off an alley but that gives a misleading impression... More 

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Kunming, China
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

One of the best place I've been in Kunming : the food is awesome, the menu is readable with pictures and English translation, the old train station is gorgeous... Don't hesitate to have a meal there !!!

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Portland OR,
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Very nice setting near downtown. We were able to get an English menu and order food not too spicy. Service was slow because it was late andwe could see them preparing dinner for the staf

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is an excellent restaurant in Kunming. During a recent holiday in the city we dined here twice and it was excellent both times. Try the t-bone with pepper and chilli, roast pork with pear, noodles (of course) and the duck here is very good as opposed to mediocre in most other places in the city. The Yunnan red wine... More 

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Luang Prabang, Laos
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64 reviews 64 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Make sure you try the mushroom pastry parcels and the cheapest red wine, the bordeaux, was very good indeed for 160 RMB. Well worth getting a private room (book and be there before 6.30pm), if you don't want to have to loud neighbours. Service wasn't great, but adequate. 3 of us ate extremely well for 250 RMB with an extra... More 

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

This place is actually several adjacent buildings including an old train station in which we were eventually seated. The blue walls were stained, the menu grubby, the wait-staff untrained, the service sporadic. The food when it finally arrived was actually good including a plate of sliced roasted meats with pork, local ham, pigeon and swan (yes, swan!). Somewhat pricey. Best... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We arrived at 4 pm, couldnt order about half of the dishes because it's the chef's siesta between 2 and 4:30 pm. Would've been nice to have known before we were seated. Attitude was overall careless and slow, sometimes even ignoring my questions the first time i asked. Big restaurant, french style decor. Food was quite nice, prices of dishes... More 

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

1910 is a great restaurant hidden down an alley. We had super spicy noodles,meat balls, and a couple of other items. The service was friendly even though no one spoke English. You must try this restaurant if you're in Kunming.

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Beijing
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We came about half an hour before closing time; they had run out of most stuff, and said plainly they didn't want to make us anything that they couldn't make quickly. Waiters were hard to come by and not always clueful (they brought our dessert first and we had to ask twice for them to take it back and bring... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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80 reviews 80 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

The Chinese interpretation of French hospitality. Ofcourse, language is still an isue, but the menu is in English and some of the staff masters the English language. Good food and now funny surprices. Ofcourse, more expensive than the avarage streetfood or local restaurants.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 8 Houxin Jie, Kunming, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Kunming
  • Phone Number: 0871-3169486

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Yunnan

Description

It's the old south railway station in Kunming - 火车南站 in Chinese

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