Random Eats in Beijing – Noodle & Dessert

Lunch time is always busy in Oriental Plaza especially the food court and budget restaurants.


Mian Ai Mian is one of the budget noodle place. Ben had a spicy noodle with ground pork. It is RMB24 (CAD4).


I had a plain pork broth noodle for just RMB15 (CAD2.50).


Ben also ordered a side dish of lady fingers; also RMB15. It was sweet and sour and quite appetizing. Continue reading

Random Eats in Beijing – Xinjiang Restaurant

I love lamb. Ben brought me to a Xinjiang Restaurant to satisfy my craving for lamb.


I believe the cutlery is outsourced for cleaning. It is wrapped in set when served to customer as quality assurance.


Lamb skewer is just RMB2 each; minimum order 5.


We also ordered a Roast Leg of Lamb. Very tender and satisfying. Continue reading

Random Eats in Beijing – Sevenana

It was a very cold day. Temperature was around -10 degrees Celsius. So, Ben and I just had lunch in Oriental Plaza.


We had lunch at Seveana. Sevenana is another fast food chain here. The above was a Chicken Rice combo. It came with coleslaw, seaweed egg drop soup and steamed rice.


We also had a Spicy and Sour Noodle Soup.


The meal was just RMB34 (about CAD6).

Random Eats in Beijing – Golden Leopard International Buffet – Part 1

Ben and I went for lunch at Golden Leopard International Buffet on a Friday.


This is the biggest buffet we had ever been too. Buffet lunch is at RMB198 (CAD33) per person and limit to 1 1/2 hours.


There is even a life band performing in the buffet.


The spread is huge. There is even a map of the spread for your guidance.


Here were some of the food that we had. The above was mushroom soup top with pastry. Continue reading