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Little Yunnan


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#21 of 2,978 Chinese in Beijing
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


$6 - $30
Chinese, Asian, Yunnan
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews rice wine beef chicken hot pot fried mushrooms pineapple spring rolls spare ribs potatoes sticky rice lotus root yunnan food forbidden city small restaurant cozy place nice atmosphere delicious food yunnan style
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a first visit for us and won’t be our last! We tried many dishes and loved them all! Spicy, sweet and memorable! We paired the meal with a flower tea and the homemade fermented rice milk. Wonderful time out in Beijing!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Kate B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After eating some just ok food, eating at Little Yunnan was such a pleasure that we ate here twice. The restaurant is in a handy location near the National Art Gallery. We tried a variety of dishes, but the stand out for me was the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank Brad_Herbert
Reviewed October 24, 2019

The food was good. However the waitress didn’t understand that we wanted her to bring the dishes together so that we could share, and brought them one after the other. Then suddenly there wasn’t any service personal anymore, 2 were hidden behind the counter looking...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank frannyfrouse
Reviewed October 19, 2019 via mobile

Really nice ‘little’ place, in a traditional old Beijing building, bringing the tastes of yunnan to the city. The food was brilliant (we had a beef/potato curry) and lemongrass chicken with spring rolls / rice / greens on the side. All excellent. Local Yunnan beer...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank ollienp
Reviewed October 7, 2019 via mobile

Found this gem late at night after a busy day visiting the Great Wall and going to the acrobatics show! Very grateful to find it open late at night! Food was so amazing we came back for lunch the next day. Highlights were the pork...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Anusha J
Reviewed October 3, 2019

Located in a quiet tree-lined lane opposite just off the crazy traffic on the main roads of Beijing is this little charming restaurant in a hutong. Each dish was delicious. Standout was the bbq pork ribs. The home-made Yunan rice wine is guaranteed to please.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank LittleBird6010
Reviewed September 29, 2019

We enjoyed a wonderful meal here having reserved a table via email. There is plenty of choice on the menu which is easy to understand. It’s a bit tricky to know how much to order but we just about got it right as the portions...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank JohnT42
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

If you like Thai style and spicy foods, this place is for you. Delicious food with unusual flavors (lots of chinese peppercorns) and huge portions. This place has their own brewed beer. Filled with foreigners yet food is very authentic. Must try Yunnan cuisine while...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Leena2011
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Walked here after Jingshan Park. About 15 minute walk. Very good. Got the dry spice lotus root chicken and green curry. Spicy and good. Also had the Chrysanthemum tea.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank amberroselucas
Reviewed August 20, 2019

Best meal in Beijing, excellent food in a simple yet clean and nice place. Affordable and qualitative.

Date of visit: September 2018
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May 10, 2019|
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Response from MaxM655 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your request during my own travels. I would say just give it a try. but to be sure call or walk the day before in to check.
November 2, 2018|
Response from drswatipai | Reviewed this property |
😊😊😊 i think u will have to book the entire place..do call them. Its worth it
April 25, 2018|
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Response from muppie2015 | Reviewed this property |
for me, it was not difficult to find. We took a taxi and the driver found the address easily. Not sure about lunch, I only had dinner there.
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