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Laosunjia Restaurant (Dong Main Street)

) #583 of 1,606 Restaurants in Xi'an $$ - $$$ Chinese
5/F, Yiya BOX Shishang Shopping Mall, Duanlvmen, Dong Main Street, Beilin District, Xi'an, China
+86 29 8721 4438
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible7%
Jul 28, 2015
“Nice staff and traditional food”
Jun 21, 2015
“Was an experience but not to our liking”
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5/F, Yiya BOX Shishang Shopping Mall, Duanlvmen, Dong Main Street, Beilin District, Xi'an, China
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Reviewed July 28, 2015

The first experience is the best, although many friend of mine don't like this restaurant. If you like mutton soup, this is the best place for you. The staff hardly speak in English but eager to help.

Thank FENG T
Reviewed June 21, 2015

This restaurant has a long history and is highly recommended for their traditional xi'an dishes. The place looks decent but inside, it looks old, nostalgic to some extend. We can speak some chinese but even so, we have communication problems with the staff still. Customer...More

Thank squirrelflies
Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

Upon reaching the 5th floor, walking towards the entrance of the restaurant I've high hopes and felt excited. It's more than 100 years and there were old pictures. I thought the food must be splendid since it had been around for so many years. I've...More

Thank wwsfeeling
Reviewed January 31, 2014

While the main stew (paomo) is tasty and hearty for a cold winter's day, the two dead bugs in our cold side dish put an end to our appetites. We went to the more upscale branch in the eastern part of the city. The restaurant...More

Thank nedachop
Reviewed November 4, 2013

We both had the mutton and bread stew here which is a local specialty of Xian. It was very filling and tasty. The food choices in Xian are very limited to western pallets but this restaurant has mastered this dish. The location of the restaurant...More

Thank Matthew V
Reviewed September 26, 2013

We had of, and were greatly looking forward to eating at, this famous restaurant in Xian. After catching a taxis to the restaurant we found it mostly empty. The restaurant is on the eastern side of the main east-west road running through Xian and is...More

1  Thank Alpine a
Reviewed August 20, 2013

Without hesitation to choose this restaurant that is said to be the No.1 of Yangrou Paomo. It is a tasty Xi'an specialty that consist of a mutton soup served with wheat bread. Of course you can have waiter make the bread into pieces and add...More

Thank ginobobo
Reviewed January 7, 2013

This was one of the most memorable meals we had on our trip to China. The restaurant is huge and brightly lit and you sit at communal yellow tables. We were the only westerners in the restaurant and locals were definitely eyeing us suspiciously but...More

1  Thank TheLadyinRed03
Reviewed August 28, 2012

Although it used to be the most famed Paomo restaurant in the city, It caters mainly to tourists both domestic and abroad now. Local people seldom dine at this because it's generally overpriced compared with its less famed peers.

Thank XianWarriors
Reviewed June 12, 2012

It was difficult to find this restaurant as it is on the 3rd floor and we had to ask for it several times. But once we found it we were quite happy. The food was interesting. They serve a special goat soup which was quite...More

Thank Shiraz0001
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  • Address: 5/F, Yiya BOX Shishang Shopping Mall, Duanlvmen, Dong Main Street, Beilin District, Xi'an, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shaanxi  >  Xi'an
  • Phone Number: +86 29 8721 4438
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