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Central Perk

616, Bldg A, Chaowai SOHO | CBD, Chaoyang Distrtict, Beijing, China
+65 9025 2524
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“friends fan” (3 reviews)
“smelly cat” (3 reviews)
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616, Bldg A, Chaowai SOHO | CBD, Chaoyang Distrtict, Beijing, China
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Ok first the direction. Take a taxi to the address listed and they will drop you right outside the mall building. Take the escalator or elevator to floor 6!! Don't be deterred by empty stores, around the corner you will find Central Perk. As you...More

Thank Iloveshoesalot
Reviewed December 2, 2017

If you loved the TV show FRIENDS as much as I did, YOU MUST visit this replica of Central Perk if you visit in Beijing. Though located in a bizarre area on the 6th floor of a Mall structure, it's worth the trek. From the...More

Thank KayKay82
Reviewed October 14, 2017

We needed a little break from the crazy crowds during mid-autumn festival, and this place - if you can find it! - was just the thing. The name is not listed on any of the directories that we could see, so just go up to...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed October 11, 2017

This is a must for any Friends fan. It's a great atmosphere to watch a few episodes with other people who love Friends. And to discover all details such as the menu, Hugsy the Penguin, the mugs, the photos, the quotes, Joey's apartment, the Dijon...More

Thank 731mariat
Reviewed August 29, 2017

My daughters found out about Central Perk before we left for China and we promised we would at least try to find it. We had our tour company drop us off as close as they could get us and with the help of a guard,...More

1  Thank Brent M
Reviewed July 22, 2017

A bit hard to find but worth of a visit. There is a sofa just like from the "Friends" and the episodes are running on repeat all the time, plus they have a good selection of coffees, alcohol drinks, deserts... The environment is super relaxing...More

1  Thank Tiina J
Reviewed July 13, 2017

We found Central Perk based on the address and description in some of the other reviews. It was such a wonderful place. I sipped a yummy iced latte and my husband got a blueberry mojito, along with several of their pastries, and watched a couple...More

1  Thank Tjsnacks
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Canmore's review got it right. It is in the Chao Wai Soho Building: Chaowai SOHO, 6 Chaoyangmenwai Dajie, Building A, Suite 0616. 朝阳门外大街,朝外SOHO,A区0616室. It is most likely that the locals won't have heard of this place. We hired a terrific English speaking driver and they...More

2  Thank Joe W
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

This cafe was great! The coffee was good, and it was awesome to sit and watch an episode or two of friends.

1  Thank Kaitlyn W
Reviewed January 3, 2017

We had quite a difficult time finding this place! Google maps and Trip Advisor both have it marked wrong on their maps. We went by the instructions given in someone's review below and eventually found it. On Bingmaps it's identified correctly. The address is Beijing616,BldgA,ChaowaiSOHO,CBD,Chaoyang...More

5  Thank fromcanmore
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February 7, 2016|
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Response from Aaron D | Reviewed this property |
Probably no good to you now, but for others wondering: It shuts at 22:00. I asked while I was there last week.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616, Bldg A, Chaowai SOHO | CBD, Chaoyang Distrtict, Beijing, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing
  • Phone Number: +65 9025 2524
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