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Xian Lao Man (AnDingMen)

) #234 of 12,174 Restaurants in Beijing $$ - $$$ Chinese
No.252 Andingmen Nei Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China
+86 10 6404 6944
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“minced pork” (2 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
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Chinese
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$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
No.252 Andingmen Nei Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is located near Guozijian and Andingmen. It mainly offers dumplings and traditional Beijing cuisine. Xianlaoman, the name of the restaurant, means "full of fillings". So do not miss the dumplings here. The dish that ordered the most is the "laoman special dumpling". The...More

Thank sissiwusi
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing dumplings! I recommend ordering the carrot, coriander and tofu, cabbage and peanut, and chive and egg.

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 12 November 2016

The name of the restaurant in Chinese means "the filling of the dumplings is always in abundance". How true. Not only they are very cheap (average price is Euro2.40/10 pieces), they are delicious. However besides the dumpings, the other few dishes that I have tried...More

Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Our tour guide had suggested lunch here and when we saw the line, we figured it was good! Huge selection of dumplings! The mushroom and leek were our favorite! Yes we had a wait even for lunch but it was worth it. This place seems...More

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere was lively. More of a tourist trap than authentic dumplings compared to the Dian tan sum but had to say the service and price made up for it.

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We ate here after visiting The Great Wall at Mutianyu. We ordered the Lau Man Dumplings, Fried Green Beans, Kung Pao Chicken, Lau Man Meat Pies and they made a simple chicken and noodles for our daughters. The dumplings were soft but crispy and really...More

Thank coffewench
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We stayed in the Fangjia Hutong, and our hotel adviced us to visit this place for dinner. We ended up going here 4 out of 5 days! The restaurant is always filled to the brim with locals. The menu is in english, but the waitresses...More

1  Thank Crushhymn
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Marginal Chinese food catered exclusively to tourist. We ate family style and ordered: Green Beans: good, but salty Sweet and Sour Chicken: cloyingly sweet...nasty Fried Rice: oily, bland Dumplings: crispy, but average Crispy Duck: not Peking style, overly crispy...almost burnt Throw in 4 teas and...More

Thank SoVerySoCal
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We had our late lunch after exploring The Great Wall Mutianyu Section. It was a hot summer day and this place was air-conditioned - which was a plus. We were so tired and hungry. We ordered a 2 meats, 1 cold eggplant dish and the...More

Thank swim_jess
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Went to this restaurant on a business lunch and loved it. Their dumplings are plentiful and tasty. would definitely go back. Service was friendly and prompt

Thank hgillette
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.252 Andingmen Nei Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing>  > Houhai
  • Neighbourhood: Houhai
  • Phone Number: +86 10 6404 6944
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