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The Alley Restaurant

Gui Hua Road 103, Yangshuo County 541900, China
15977404074
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Price range: $4 - $10
Cuisines: Italian, Steakhouse, International, Pizza & Pasta
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Description: The Alley is a cozy restaurant in a pedestrian zone right in the centre of Yangshuo. The grilled tenderloin, home made tagliatelle or the grilled chicken breast with basil pesto are excellent, the beer list holds german and belgian beers but also the affordable chinese option and on weekends you can watch live football.
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Description: The Alley is a cozy restaurant in a pedestrian zone right in the centre of Yangshuo. The grilled tenderloin, home made tagliatelle or the grilled chicken breast with basil pesto are excellent, the beer list holds german and belgian beers but also the affordable chinese option and on weekends you can watch live football.
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English first
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

We are in Yangshuo for 3 month and we've eaten The Alley a lot! They have the best western food in Yangshuo so if you stay there and want western food once in a while go there! Try nr. 11 pizza! :-)

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Hong Kong
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8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Very nice place, they have good home made pasta, cold beer, and you can sit on the terrace and look at people walking by.

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Paris, France
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15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We ate here two times during our weekend stay in Yangshuo. It's good to find a western restaurant with a readable menu. The first time i ordered a cheese burger, the meat was tasty but too salty. The second time I ordered a Margarita pizza, thin and crispy, nothing special but in China it is special. The waitress was very... More

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Yangshuo County, China
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10 reviews 10 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We're living in Yangshuo for a year and love to eat here once in a while. The owner is a friendly man and always in for a small talk. Beyond this the food is just soooo good. After eating Chinese food almost every day it's great to occasionally eat something else with a good and strong taste. Especially the pasta's... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Had the blue cheese and bacon tagliatelle, the alley pizza, and a garden salad. The pasta dish is the best we've had after 10 months traveling in Asia and Africa. I'm pretty sure the tagliatelle was home-made. The pizza and salad were also very good. Prices reasonable for western food in China (about 40rmb per main).

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

At the point that we reached Yangshuo, our family had been travelling in China for about two weeks. We were travelling with teenaged kids, and we were all ready for a change of pace from the normal Chinese fare. Perhaps we just wanted a taste of home, but The Alley did the trick. Nice, thin crust, Italian style pizzas, fresh... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

After touring China for a month we thoroughly enjoyed the Western menu options at this lovely cafe. We ate dinner there twice last week. The dessert and hot chocolate were also delicious. Good food, reasonable prices and attentive but not annoying service. We happily recommend The Alley.

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Villars, France
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I had a burger and chocolate cake. It was nice to get western food, but appart from that it wasn't so good. The meet in the burger didn't taste good at all, neither the cheese or the bread that didn't look very fresh. The chocolate cake was OK but not anywhere close to be good... Same menu 2 days later... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

After 4 months in China I can really say that this restaurant was one of the best I've tried and for sure the best one in Yangshuo for western food. They have a variety of pasta, pizza, hamburgers and others. We couldn't help myself to come back and eat again there. The blue cheese pasta was amazing as well as... More

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14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

Tired of Chinese food after 3 weeks in China and this place was an amazing find. I would still have scored the food a 5 in a western city. Pasta with chicken & blue cheese delicious. Everybody enjoyed their meals. Lots of choice for both food and drinks.

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