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Cyclist Restaurant

No.25 Huangcheng East Road, Xincheng District | 50m North of West Gate of Sofite, Xi'an 710000, China
+86 29 8744 6504
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (31 reviews)
“pizza” (75 reviews)
“bruschetta” (17 reviews)
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Italian, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No.25 Huangcheng East Road, Xincheng District | 50m North of West Gate of Sofite, Xi'an 710000, China
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Reviewed today

I have severe allergies to nuts. Eating in China is a real challenge, even with a local who can explain my allergies. It was wonderful to find this restaurant on Trip Advisor with people who really understand English and ensure your food needs are taken...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have spent a wonderful evening at the restaurant . Surprisingly great Italian food by two young guys doing together the cooking and the service. A lot of Italian restaurants in Europe could be ashamed by the quality we got here fare away in Xi’an....More

Thank peterSTA1
Reviewed 1 week ago

we were a bit late to enter the restaurant but they asked the cook if he still wanted to prepare something for a family of 4. That was no problem at all, we were the only 4 in the restaurant. excellent foor, great choice, owner...More

Thank aussiebart2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Cyclist restaurant during our recent trip to Xi'an. We found it on Tripadvisor in our search for some non-Chinese food, and so glad we decided to go there. It has such a relaxed atmosphere and the food was delicious. We shared bruschetta...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted something different than Chinese food and looked at tripadvisor. Good choice! The owner spoke good English. The staff was very friendly and the food was excellent. What more can you want? I’ll tell you: the owner asked if we needed a taxi and...More

Thank Dimitri M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is small casual Italian restaurant with authentic Italian food. Food is very good and service is also top notch with the owner/manager actually waiting tables with the assistance of staff He is very personable, speaks fairly good English and knows the food. Try the...More

Thank mjbeecher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this restaurant on tripadvisor and desided to try it. We ordered fist a starter with very good garlic bread and a salad. Than we all took the risotto in different flavours. We especially loved the curry vegetarian risotto! It was really really good....More

Thank Chloé M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a great evening at this quiet, subtly and tastefully decorated oasis in the middle of rather chaotic Xi'an. The owner is a welcoming and english speaking Chinese, surrounded by a nice and competent staff. The menu consists of european classics, such as potato...More

Thank Martin Niklas S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a hidden treasure this restaurant is. Great food and a wonderful chef and owner who loves to meet and great all his customers. The food was of a high standard and against our usual routine we went back a second night!

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Cyclist is a quirky little restaurant on a back street in Xian. The decor is contemporary and warm- creating a little oasis from the constant onslaught of loud, bright, brash China. The food is mainly Western, with a great selection of Belgian beers and...More

Thank emb01
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July 5, 2017|
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Response from MoiraMcNulty | Reviewed this property |
Look on trip advisor. That's how I found it. Think I googled eating in Xi'an
Pauline N
August 4, 2016|
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Response from chouchouba | Property representative |
Make a reservation before you go will be much better .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.25 Huangcheng East Road, Xincheng District | 50m North of West Gate of Sofite, Xi'an 710000, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shaanxi  >  Xi'an
  • Phone Number: +86 29 8744 6504
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Very Important Notification (Our restaurant will be closed for 15 days from Feb 11th 2018 to Feb 25th 2018)
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