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De Fa Chang Restaurant

) #31 of 1,569 Restaurants in Xi'an $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian
28 Pingan Market, Bell Tower Square, Xi'an, China
+86 29 8767 6615
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“bell tower” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
28 Pingan Market, Bell Tower Square, Xi'an, China
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1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is a mix comment on Trip advisors about this place, but we decided to try it anyway. Sadly, We found their dumplings are far from being good and also expensive. We went for restaurant section on the 2nd floor and took their dumping set...More

Thank Ajatura
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok place to grab some dumplings, but nothing to really write home about. Reasonable price for ok meal.

Thank SteveParryHK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ask for a table in upper second floor to have round tables - and enjoy chinese dishes. Well staffed restaurant for a safe dining experience after much walking as tourist in Xi'An. A light dinner for four would end up less than 300 Rmb in...More

Thank Kaja S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's quite interesting to taste Xi'an traditional food, dumplings, in style. We had banquet dumplings (18 different dumplings) accompanied with some pickles. Each shape of dumpling represents the filling. Appreciated the waiters' effort trying to explain each dumpling in English. Price is not cheap, ¥132...More

Thank Ira P
Reviewed April 15, 2017

The prices are high for what you get. They have a variety of dumplings but they are mostly just so so. They had a set menu which included 18 dumplings. We ordered two of them for 3 people and it was plenty of food. It...More

Thank Laurie L
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Dumplings aren't really my thing, but I can't help but praise the extraordinary number of different dumplings available at this restaurant. There were black squid ink dumplings, miniature dumplings in soup (the number you received inside the soup was special as well, like a little...More

1  Thank Lady_Snowhawk
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the highlights in my Xian trip. I was really excited to know that I will be dining in this rich historical restaurant. I was not disappointed! The dumplings were flavourful and beautifully made. I had attached some pictures below. I strongly...More

1  Thank V8515FXamandat
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Actually in China, espcially in recent 20years, the longer history local-folk snacks- restaurant has, the more inferior taste it will be...which is a very very regretful fact our chinese people has to confess... In order to try ture worthy snacks you'd better to have a...More

Thank sevenlang
Reviewed December 30, 2016

I like this restaurant as they serve different types of dumplings. It is possible to take different type of menu or one type of dumplings. Some of the dumplings looks like duck, so very special look also very tasty. I recommend! Moer you can find...More

Thank joasia2016
Reviewed November 23, 2016

It took a little effort to find this place. Don't stop at the ground floor where there is a cafeteria style dumpling shop The secret is to go upstairs to the 2nd floor and wait for a table. There is a great view of the...More

1  Thank barefoothare
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wadapanda
is it halal?
March 16, 2017|
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Response from V8515FXamandat | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think it is halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Pingan Market, Bell Tower Square, Xi'an, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shaanxi  >  Xi'an
  • Phone Number: +86 29 8767 6615
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