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Argo Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
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59, Wudaoying Hutong | West Gate of Lama Temple, Beijing 100007, China
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+86 10 8403 9748
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 802 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with some friends for dinner. We had a great meal starting with spinach filo parcels which were delicious but lacked the feta cheese. Then I had lamb chops with potatoes. I have to say one of the best meals I have had in my two weeks in Beijing. One of my friends had kebabs which she enjoyed.... More 

Thank John K
Liverpool, New York
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277 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Used to be one of my 'must dine' places every time I am in Beijing. Over the years, I have accepted the less than stellar service because of its food. No more. This time around, the food quality has also deteriorated. Limp bread, not quite ripe tomatoes, and watery tzatziki. The manager was disinterested in the feed back too. What... More 

Thank DrParticle
Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

One of my family's favorite restaurants in Beijing! This place have all for success : delicious food, cosy interior and nice service! Though, it's seldom busy and crowded. Love you guys!!!

Thank JLeo88
Beijing, China
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441 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

My friend and I were drinking and walked 3KM to go to Veggie Table. It was near Argo. When we got there it was closed, well they refused to open the kitchen. So I told my friend let's go to Argo and we were sooo lucky that they continued to serve even though it was 10:30pm on a Sunday night.... More 

Thank PresPJ
Beijing, China
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

In Beijing it's common to have substandard service. If I'm in a 10kuai noodle shop it's not a big deal. I'm used to the indifference. However, this restaurant charges Western prices. The level of service is not commensurate with price. To make a long story short we walked out 2 hours after ordering. We were told there was no manager... More 

Thank 287brad
Rome, New York
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Being in China for 2 months, we really enjoyed some different food, and were quite happy to find a Greek restaurant in a hutong that has been "yuppified".

Thank Geri8037
Beijing, China
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48 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

A really beautiful decorated Greek restaurant in a traditional small Chinese courtyardhouse. Visit inside the restaurant, even you have never been to Greece, you will feel you are in Hellas. The owner is pure Greek, food and beverage are all authentic Greek!! Either you are local Chinese or traveler from anywhere of the world, this restaurant is absolutely an ideal... More 

Thank Paulina Z
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Went there at 8pm, tired and hungover from day before. Menu is just about the right size with enough variety. Service was pleasant enough. Decor etc is unoffensive. Food was authentically Greek and tasted just right. Portions were a bit too larger but this is not a complaint. Prices are reasonable. Overall it's a solid 4 star and I will... More 

Thank mat c
Beijing, China
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110 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2014

I am an expat and this place is a taste of home for Greek food. The service is slow but the food quality and price is good. Its very reasonable and good ambiance especially in the summer on the patio. This was my second time in three months when I went this week and sat inside. The selection is pretty... More 

1 Thank Teacher2014
Beijing, China
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014

We came here for a mini celebration on a Saturday afternoon. There is an extensive wine list with fancy wine descriptions but in reality they just had a few choices behind the bar. We were in the mood so we took the best bottle on offer - a Chilean reserve Cabernet. That's a US $50 bottle of wine. What came... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59, Wudaoying Hutong | West Gate of Lama Temple, Beijing 100007, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing>  > Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
  • Neighbourhood: Beijing Workers' Sports Complex
  • Phone Number: +86 10 8403 9748
Housed in a nicely decorated Chinese traditional courtyard near the Lama Temple, Argo Restaurant presents Greek Mediterranean cuisine at its best.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?