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TRB Forbidden City

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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$74 - $103
CUISINES
European, Contemporary, Caucasian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to TRB Forbidden City restaurant today where we had a wonderful time. Germain and his team really looked after us from start to finish. We felt really special. On arrival, we were warmly welcomed with a kir which was delicious. We went for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Lintendo76, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our TripAdvisor page. The Kir Royal on arrival is to get your tasting buds ready for all delicious food that is about to come! We are...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

TRB Forbidden City is a unique dining place. Next to the Forbidden city walls that you can actually see from the restaurant, this restaurant caters for demanding guests. Food is not only exquisite and beautifully presented but is also complimented by seriously fine wines. Various...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear didierinchina, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! Thank you for taking the time to review us and score us with 5-Stars on TripAdvisor! We are happy to learn that you have enjoyed your dinner in our restaurant. We are looking forward to welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My experience at TRB Forbidden City was so exceptional that I felt compelled to write a review immediately after dining there today. In fact it was so good, that I can't help but go through the whole experience in detail. First off - the location...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Doug U
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Doug U, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed and positive review regarding your Lunch in our restaurant.. It is great to know that we had been able to express our hospitality towards you....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I went to try out TRB’s set lunch menu, expecting the normal run of the mill set lunches around Beijing ... We were pleasantly surprised by the wonderful food, the top service and for such great service, how pocket friendly it actually...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank pearlkasujja
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear pearlkasujja, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our TripAdvisor page. It is with great pleasure to read that you have enjoyed our new set-lunch menu. I have shared your comments with Germain and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I went to TRB forbidden city to celebrate a friend’s birthday. Atmosphere was great, food delicious but the best part of our experience was the service from the staff - Ricardo, Richard and Judy. They not only surprised our Friend with an...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank denisetzy
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear denisetzy, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! Thank you for taking the time to write a review with 5 stars on our TripAdvisor page. It is great to know that we made your friend's birthday a memorable one. We are flattered to know that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In december I made a winedinner in this restaurant. The organisation and food were absolutely amazing. Really nice people. Thank you for the organisation Special thanks for Sally for the amazing work See you next time.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Philipp L
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Phillip L, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! It is with great join to learn that you have enjoyed our wine dinner in December. Our wine Sommelier, Sally was also thrilled to read that you have had a good experience during her event. Looking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The team at TRB is truly five stars. They created an unforgettable dining experience for me while visiting Beijing. Everything from the food, to the wine pairings, to the service was excellent and their hospitality was unrivaled. The menu is extremely unique and provides a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ameej0y
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear ameej0y, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our TripAdvisor page. We are happy to know that we have been able to create an unforgettable experience for you while traveling to Beijing. Hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The team at TRB: Forbidden City was absoy brilliant. Above and beyond in everything they did. They made a special night truly memorable. Excellent food, but the service puts it over the top as the best restaurant in Beijing. Definitely going back!More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Reluctant_reviewer11
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Reluctant_reviewer11, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! I am thrilled to see your raving words on our TripAdvisor page. We are all delighted to know that we have made your special night a memorable one. We are looking forward to welcome you back. Happy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my sister for lunch after we visited the Forbidden Palace and all I can say is WOW! Best meal we have had in China and the staff here is fantastic & friendly! Beautiful views, amazing food, lots of wine! Kudos to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 783jessicas
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 783jessicas, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! We are thrilled to see your positive comments on our TripAdvisor page. I have shared your positive comments with the Forbidden City team, they were extremely happy to see you had enjoyed their hospitality! We are looking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time my wife’s been to TRB and she can’t stop raving about them. I can’t see why until she brought me here. The food is a gastronomic adventure in western cuisine in the heart of Beijing and the service is second...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank BenjaminT1747
TRB_Beijing, Assistant Director of Operations at TRB Forbidden City, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear BenjaminT1747, Warm greetings from TRB Forbidden City! Thank you for rating us with 5-stars here on our TripAdvisor page. We always take it as our mission to express hospitality towards our guests, I am delighted to read that we have succeeded in our mission....More

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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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Ilovecat81
October 5, 2017|
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Response from TRB_Beijing | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in TRB, yes we can do gluten free options, we don't have them on the menu but always able to assist in this and make the arrangements while you are in TRB. Hope to have given an answer on your... More
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Ilovecat81
October 5, 2017|
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Response from BJPres | Reviewed this property |
As long as you ask, they are very accommodating! I'm sure they could make some dishes.
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