Guangzhou Food & Restaurants

Honored as “The Paradise of Foods” in China, Guangzhou gathers a wide range of specialties and delicacies, both Chinese and International. There is even a saying that “the Cantonese feat everything with four legs and in the sky except the table and the plane.” Local cuisine is known as Cantonese food or Cantonese cuisine. Snacks are also served in a wide varieties.

The local featured Cantonese Cuisine is one of the Eight Major Culinary Traditions of China, and is world-known for its fragrance, taste and presentation. Steaming and stir-frying are the most favored cooking methods, other techniques include shallow frying, double boiling, braising and deep frying.

Apart from those restaurants, Guangzhou boasts a long list of tea houses and coffee bars. to which people can entertain stomach and enjoy leisure.


Alsace Village

Alsace Village is the original idea of Christopher and Rudy. The restaurant with French-style decoration offers various home foods and specialties to Alsatians living in China. They provide weekly set lunch and weekly new course.

Opening Hours: 11:30 ~ 24:00 every day

Cuisines:  French Cuisine 

Jardin D’olive

A cute little French restaurant with lovely decoration and a nice outdoor patio. Though located in the hustle and bustle of Tianhe District, inside the restaurant is romantic and quiet dining atmosphere where you can enjoy the real French cuisine and wine.

Opening Hours: Mon: 17:00 ~ 22:00; Tue ~ Fri: 10:30 ~ 14:30, 17:0

Cuisines:  French Cuisine 

La Seine

Directly opposite to the Pearl River and Guangzhou Art Museum, La Seine is a French restaurant, an ideally suitable place for those who like romantic environment while dinner. The restaurant has gained many fans by cultivating French dining culture little by little.

Opening Hours: 11:00 ~ 14:30, 17:00 ~ 22:30 every day

Cuisines:  French Cuisine 

Buongiorno Italian Restaurant

It featuring fresh home-made pastas, fish dishes, risotto, salads, soups, delicious desserts and original thin crusted Italian pizza. Also a large selection of Italian and International Wines, Grappa and an authentic Italian Espresso are served.

Opening Hours: 10:00 ~ 23:00, every day

Cuisines:  Italian Cuisine

Bei Yuan Restaurant

Bei Yuan Restaurant is one of the three largest garden-style restaurants in Guangzhou with a classical layout including pond, mini-mountain, bridge, grass and flowers. Its cuisine pays much attention to clearness, freshness, tenderness and smoothness. The specialties of the restaurant are Oiled Shelled Shrimp and Suburbs Fish Head.

Opening Hours: 11:00-14:00, 17:30-22:30 every day

Cuisines:  Cantonese Cuisine