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Hong Dou Yuan

No. 142 Wenlin Street, Kunming, China
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Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This restaurant has moved to a building across the street. Look for the red sign in the window, and take the elevator up to the third floor. The food was great, and the picture menu makes it easy to order. Loved the peppery beef (晾白肉 - liàng báiròu), Yunnan fried goat cheese (乳饼 - rǔbǐng), and especially the sweet and... More 

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Canberra, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Great place typically local in Yunnan, great food experience, very reasonable price, prompt service and waitress very kind, I returned 4 times, couldn't resist it. usually busy but with reason, I checked other restaurants in the street which were almost empty, Pictures in the menu is a plus, highly recommended.

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Kunming, China
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86 restaurant reviews
228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Went this weekend with friends, and have been many times before. Hong Dou Yuan is a safe and middle-of-the-road introduction to Yunnan food. It's a good place to take foreign guests. Might be helpful to mention a couple staples that they always do well here. One is their signature dish, crispy fried red beans 酥红豆 (su hong dou.) Another is... More 

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Beijing, China
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Hong Dou Yuan offers Yunnanese homecooking in a very typical Chinese setting. Here you can find lots of the Chinese mainstays that foreigners tend to go for -- tomato and eggs, Kung-pao chicken, sweet and sour pork -- but also more traditional Yunnanese dishes for adventuresome eaters, stuff like local "rubing" cheese, fried bees/wasps, or cold spicy rice noodles. It... More 

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2011

Typical Chinese, low wooden chairs , everything thrown on the floor and many waiters but the food is brilliant if you are open to it. We had 5 plates and some drinks and paid about 135 yuan which is 15 euro m/l , the food is spicy and the menu has pictures so you can choose what you think suits... More 

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Address: No. 142 Wenlin Street, Kunming, China
Phone Number: 0871-5392020
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Kunming
Cuisine: Yunnan

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