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XinJiang AFan Ti FanGuan

Chinese, Halal, Xinjiang
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13 of Yuanchang Square_ NO.170 Hexiang East Road, Siming District, Xiamen, China
0592-5819220
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Description: Afanti is owned and run by a family from Xinjiang, a province in the far...
Afanti is owned and run by a family from Xinjiang, a province in the far north west of China. The culture is more Middle Eastern and therefore so is their food! Lots of lamb, spices, and breads.
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Delicious lamb

I visited here several times,there food are very delicious,his owner is my friend brother in law,when ever I visited xiamen,I must visit this place,specially for barbecue

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 10, 2015
Qasim K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

I visited here several times,there food are very delicious,his owner is my friend brother in law,when ever I visited xiamen,I must visit this place,specially for barbecue

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Thnx to my friend i found this wonderful place. Good environment great food and surprisingly cheap. Will visit soon

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Thank rifath mashrub S
Los Angeles
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

If you like lamb then you come to the right place Here you can have lamb stew, charbroiled lamb on skewer, roast lamb, and many many more including the slightly sweet rice pilaf with small chunks of lamb meat Two story high, but watch out for your head if seated on the 2nd floor which has very low clearance Wasn't... More 

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Thank Angelo67
Xiamen, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We came here for a few work functions because they have some private rooms and the food is bountiful! Not too overpriced either. It is my friend's favourite place- he approves of the food and he is from Uzbekistan so I think that says something. We had a great time with cheap beers and bottomless tea.

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Thank Melimei
Xiamen, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

This is a hole-in-the-wall restaurant with pretty good Uighur food. There are dozens of these in Xiamen, so I don't understand the hype for this place. I took a cab to the Afanti from across town and was very disappointed. I don't mind the cheap furniture and filthy bathroom - that's 90% of Chinese restaurants - but the food was... More 

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Thank David W
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Walked all the way to this place from the Wyndham based on these reviews and couldn't have been happier with the outcome. Great little place with rustic charm in the decor and some serious skills in the kitchen. One waiter spoke a little English, but our bad Chinese was good enough to get the "dishes of the house". We got... More 

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Thank jt1929
China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

I relied totally on tripadviser advice on getting to look for this small place. It was worth it. PLace was filled with Uighurs, all but us, and local language was only spoken. Chinese is of course ok, but Englsih not so. They do have good picks of everything they have so no prob. To complete the 'localisation', you can choose... More 

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Thank DoubleX
West Palm Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

What something different from your standard Chinese fare, Xinjiang food will definitely do the trick, especially for their Lamb dishes. Relatively simple decorations but very good hearty Muslim dishes and very reasonable prices.

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Xiamen, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

I love the food at this place. It`s a mix between Chinese and Arab, very nice

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Thank The D
Xiamen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

And lots of it. Food here is excellent, and very cheap.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 of Yuanchang Square_ NO.170 Hexiang East Road, Siming District, Xiamen, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Fujian  >  Xiamen
  • Phone Number: 0592-5819220

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Halal, Xinjiang

Description

Afanti is owned and run by a family from Xinjiang, a province in the far north west of China. The culture is more Middle Eastern and therefore so is their food! Lots of lamb, spices, and breads.

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