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Li River Cuisine Restaurant

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
No.1 Shanhu North Road, Guilin, China
+86 773 282 2881
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
No.1 Shanhu North Road, Guilin, China
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant serves several variety of congee along with choices of local Guilin dishes. Service is OK, and the wait staff do not speak much English. However, the menu has pictures to help you select your food. Ask to be seated by the front side...More

Thank dancingfish1
Reviewed 13 March 2016

4 of us "enjoyed" a meal here but ALL of us got food poisoning. The dirty tablecloths should have warned us! It was the chilli sauce we asked for. The waitress said she had made it herself. Such a shame as the food was really...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 9 November 2015

English menu with reasonable number of dishes . may are spicy so you can ask fro less spice if you want. we loved the green beans, the baked aubergine, the cauliflower dish . fried rice , the mantou ( bread buns) with minced meat and...More

Thank CJC-shanghai
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Our guide suggested this restaurant for lunch while in Guilin. As said by other reviewers, this is a restaurant, not a boat or a cruise. And as other reviewers said, forget English here, you will be on your own... BUT, we had the luck our...More

Thank DarkAges
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We had a nice dinner here and tried many dishes with a group of 22. Gentle and attentive staff. We took a separate room. The food was great. Right outside is the water with lovely illuminated pagodas, walkways and happy people strolling about in the...More

1  Thank Rudbeckius
Reviewed 9 November 2014

I find it surprising that so many reviews here on TA erroneously are of the LI RIVER CRUISE! I believe that the Li River Cruise reviews should be posted not to this RESTAURANT but to the ATTRACTION: Li River East of Guangxi Zhuang, China. I...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 28 August 2014

The unusual beauty of the landscape was mesmerizing. The Yangtze River is so masculine and rugged but this river is the opposite.

1  Thank Roni M
Reviewed 25 August 2014

The views from the boats cruising down the Li river are amazing. Very much like Ha long bay in Vietnam ( not far in distance away). Half the top level on the boat we were on was "bought" by a group of wealthy Chinese who...More

Thank Chermark
Reviewed 7 August 2014

The beauty of the river and the insight to the fishing villages were remarkable. We loved the views of the mountains.

Thank jpreichert
Reviewed 2 June 2014

This is a great way to see the countryside, mountains, and river. The scenery is absolutely stunning and you will even get to see the inspiration for the 20RMB note. The lunch buffet is lacking so pack it on at breakfast. They will offer you...More

1  Thank Jason B
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.1 Shanhu North Road, Guilin, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangxi  >  Guilin
  • Phone Number: +86 773 282 2881
Opposite the Waterfall hotel beside the lake. Formerly named Congee City. More rustic than slick but the food's ok and the nplace is open 'til late, which is unusual especially in this part of Guilin. It'sa useful address, I think. DW
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