International & Specialist Foods

Xu Xiang Zhai
Vegetarian non-smoking restaurant located close to the Confucius and Lama Temples. Open daily from 10:00-21:00. Lunch buffet from 11:30-14:00 and dinner buffet from 17:30-21:00. Lama Temple and Guozijian, 26 Guozijian Dajie, Dongcheng District, Beijing.
Temple Restaurant Beijing
Luxury French restaurant which also serves a weekend brunch from 11:30-14:30. Open Monday to Friday from 11:30-14:30 and Monday to Saturday from 18:00-22:00. At 23 Shatan Houjie, (off Wusi Dajie at the end of the lane), Dongcheng district, Beijing.
Boucherie Michel
Artisanal French butchers shop with restaurant serving typical French cuisine. Open daily from 09:00-21:00. At 1/F, Jiezuo Dasha, Xingfucun Zhonglu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Cocoa Ballet
Chocolates for sale by the box or individually. Open daily from 11:00-23:00. At 30 Yandai Xiejie, Xicheng District, Beijing.
Beijing April Gourmet
Professional food importer specialising in Australian foods. In-store and online sales. At Dongxidian Village, Nangao, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100103.
Tianchu Miaoxiang Vegetarian
Vegetarian restaurant. Chinese fast-food style. Some vegan dishes. Monthly free vegetarian cooking lessons. Open daily from 10;00-22:00. At Rm 0260, 2/F, Bldg D, Chaowai SOHO, 6B Chaoyangmenwai Dajie, CBD/Guomao, Beijing.
Artisanal cupcakes, cakes and cookies. Custom-made cakes for special occasions including weddings. Delivery service. Open daily from 10:00-20:00. At Central Park, Tower 11, Shop 109, CBD, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
World Health Store
Health store which sells vitamins, minerals, body building products and Chinese medicines. Open Monday to Friday from 10:30-20:00 and weekends from 11:00-19:30. At 8 Dongdaqiao Rd, CBD/Guomao, Beijing.
Valentino Chocolatier
Large selection of chocolates and marzipans including sugar-free chocolates for diabetics or the diet-conscious. At B/1, Shin Kong Place, 87 Jianguo Lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Eco Vegan Shop
Chinas only online vegan shop which sells vegan, cruelty-free, eco-friendly and organic products.
French hypermarket with a selction of imported food and drink, non-food home essentials, electrical goods, stationery and more. Free delivery for a minimum purchase price. Open daily from 08:00-22:00. At 11 Malian Dao, Xuanwu District, Beijing.
Cafe Europa
International wine bar / restaurant which serves authentic Italian and European cuisine. Wine tasting, WiFi, parking and catering. Open daily from 10:30-22:00. At Rm 1113, Bldg 11, Jianwai Soho, 39 Dongsanhuan Zhonglu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Baihe Vegetarian
Vegetarian restaurant open daily from 11:00-22:00. At 23A Caoyun Hutong, Dongzhimennei Beixiaojie, Dongcheng District, Beijing.
Awfully Chocolate
Specialist chocolate cakes in different flavours including original, banana and rum & cherry. Open daily from 10:00-21:00. At Rm 108, Bldg 2, Wanda Plaza, 93 Jianguo Lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Chef Too
American-style restaurant with English-speaking staff. American brunch - reservation recommended at weekends. Open daily except Monday. Foreign credit cards accepted. Opposite West Gate (the 3rd Gate), Chaoyang Park, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Baskin Robbins
US specialist ice-cream, cakes and desserts open daily from 10:00-22:00. At 4/F, New World Department Store, Wanda Plaza, 93 Jianguo Lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Niujie Halal Supermarket
Halal supermarket open daily from 09:00-22:00. Stocks run low earlier in the day during Chinese New Year and Ramadan. At 1 Niu Jie (southwest corner of the Niu Jie/Caishikou Dajie intersection), Xuanwu District, Beijing.
Comptoirs de France
Traditional French bakery and patisserie which offers a selection of breads, pastries, chocolates and ice-creams. Wedding and speciality cakes made to oder. Several shops in Beijing. See website for all addresses.
Barode Home Delivery
Food delivery service specialising in imported meats. Open Monday to Friday from 09:00-17:00.
Bang!Bang! Pizza
Pizza restaurant open daily from 11:00-02:00. Serves a variety of bottled and tap beers. Live sport screenings and pizza delivery service. At Suite 103, Bldg 24, Hopson International Park, Shuanghuayuan Nanli Area 3, Shuangjing District, Beijing 1000032.
Home Plate BBQ
South American style barbecue restaurant with country music and original Southern food. Open daily from 11:00-22:00. At 5 Xiaoyun Lu Courtyard, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Cafe de la Poste
French restaurant and bistro open daily from 12:00-14:30 and 18:00 - midnight. At 58 Yonghegong Dajie, Dongcheng District, Beijing.
The Big Smoke
Restaurant which serves authentic Southern US-style comfort food. Open Monday to Saturday from 11:00-24:00 and Sunday from 11:00-23:00. At First Floor, Lee World Building, 57 Xingfucun Zhong Lu, Chaoyang district,Beijing.
Le Petit Gourmand
French bar and restaurant with a lending library with selection of English and other foreign language titles. Open daily from 09:00-24:00 (bar until 02:00). Most credit cards accepted. At 3/F, Tongli Studios, Sanlitun Houjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Middle-eastern food including falafels, hummus, sandwiches and shawarma. Set meals available. Open daily from 11:00-23:00. WiFi access. Chinese band cards accepted. At 2/F, Tongli Studio, Sanlitun Houjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Ocean Grounds Organic Coffee
International-style artisan organic roasted coffee bar established by two Californians. Open daily from 09:00-22:00. At Unit 327, 3/F, U-Town Mall, Chaoyangmen 3rd Floor, Beijing.