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Fri, 8/14
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Sponsored by: TRB Forbidden City

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Top View
1. Top View
"truly special in that it has a magnificent view of the forbidden city"
Nadia T
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2. Fine Dining
2. Fine Dining
"On a par with London Michelin star restaurants."
Tony201020
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3. TRB Hospitality
3. TRB Hospitality
"probably got the best service in China and in the whole asia"
Emilio L
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About
Described as one of Beijing's most iconic locations with stunning views of the Forbidden City,the venue has long captivated to emotions of its guests. Located in a building alongside the former Imperial palace's eastern moat, the place has been transformed to create a two-storey experience that is unmistakably Beijing. While the menu has French cuisine in its DNA, the Modern European approach with inventive and harmonious adaptations to local ingredients is what we aim to deliver and hope to be remembered for Lunch and Dinner served from Monday till Sunday, with Brunch on week-end.
PRICE RANGE
$72 - $101
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
European, Contemporary, Caucasian
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Jazz Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited TRB Forbidden City to celebrate our anniversary and Valerie was our server. All the dishes were delicious, and we also enjoyed the wine pairings. The team went above and beyond to ensure that we enjoyed the celebration, including an anniversary...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to TRB Forbidden City was a an unforgettable evening of very delicate food, perfect service, grand view of the Forbidden City and ambiance in the rearranged upstairs room in TRB Forbidden City. Our party of 3 selected the Fabulous Set Dinner with the...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time at TRB. Generous service. Amazing food. Nice atmosphere. Excellent dining experience.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed May 30, 2020

my wife has been bugging me for years to experience TRB and for awhile I was hesitant but gave in and decided to treat her to this fine dining situation for her bday . Upon walking in we felt special and wanted - the full...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed April 26, 2020 via mobile

A great charming place. Very professional team When there you feel very confortable , out of reality On the menu some historical dishes, and each time new ones.

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed April 25, 2020 via mobile

What a place! We enjoyed a delicious set brunch overlooking the forbidden city on a beautiful Beijing day. Staff was professional, courteous and warm and the food and dining experience was fantastic. We couldn’t have been happier with our experience.

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed April 17, 2020

My recent brunch experience ranks as the best I have had in the city - and I am at brunch every week. The restaurant shows that a fine dining experience does not have to be over priced, unlike several of its competitors. The 4 course...More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed April 15, 2020 via mobile

Never fails to impress. Love the special additional treats to add in between courses, after courses, before courses, .... Food is excellently flavored and beautifully presented. Staff are very friendly, extremely attentive and make the entire experience wonderful. Thank you team for making our night...More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed April 9, 2020

We had lunch there and it was really good. From the beginning till the end. Service on high level. Wil back

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed March 1, 2020

Evrything was perfect. The foie-gras was gorgeous. Special thanks for Ricardo. He is the best !! We will come back !

Date of visit: May 2019
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WillTravel4Points
October 21, 2019|
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Response from 11czarinac | Reviewed this property |
I suggest around 3 hours so you can leisurely go through the whole experience.
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kiwijokers
September 24, 2019|
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Response from medaka | Reviewed this property |
Meal only 200$ per person. Wines are expected here. So total will depends on what you order
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Melinda R
May 5, 2018|
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Response from 100rob | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid I don’t know that as we just had lunch. It could quite happily have been a menu that would have satisfied my dinner requirements as well. It is a very sophisticated professional outfit.
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