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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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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
good food

There is no problem to arrive this restaurant. Perhaps I got a taxi who know this address. I was actually expecting to see more of a railway station, but not. The building is beautifully built. The service is good, I ordered 5 dishes for 2, we managed to finish. The white carrot soup is beautiful... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

There is no problem to arrive this restaurant. Perhaps I got a taxi who know this address. I was actually expecting to see more of a railway station, but not. The building is beautifully built. The service is good, I ordered 5 dishes for 2, we managed to finish. The white carrot soup is beautiful without the carrot pungent taste.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

I have visited gare du sud in June. Firstly it was hard to find, but then saw a wedding and knew this would be the place (anyway added Google maps position). Food was prepared really fast and was good. Had some spicy beef (45 yuan), crab soup with tofu (28) and "draft" beer (15). Overall it was too much food... More 

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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
9 restaurant reviews
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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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Address: 8 Houxin Jie, Kunming, China
Phone Number: 0871-3169486
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Kunming
Cuisine: Yunnan

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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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