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De Fa Chang Restaurant

28 Pingan Market, Bell Tower Square, Xi'an, China
+86 29 8767 6615
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good35%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“dumpling soup” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
28 Pingan Market, Bell Tower Square, Xi'an, China
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

We went there for dinner for the Dumpling Banquet. The presentation of the dumpling is interesting but the taste is average. One could have better dumplings elsewhere. The courses came too quickly for us to pace ourselves despite of our request to slow the courses....More

Thank SanstarWin
Reviewed 2 January 2018

They offer a wide selection of dumplings in both a buffet and a-la-carte setting. We finally settled on the vegetarian dumplings which were good. Service was good and price point reasonable.

Thank two_wily_wanderers
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Due to the mixed reviews I went there with very low expectations and I was surprised as my waitress spoke English and also gave me an English menu. I asked for her recommendation which she gave me in English. Not very friendly staff but I...More

Thank schoenesberlin
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Truly unbelievable selection of dumplings. Not all perfect but the selection was worth the entire experience. Nice service. Friendly staff who spoke decent English. NOT fine dining, but a great slice of life. Try it.

Thank cruiseagentandtaxman
Reviewed 24 October 2017

One can never imagine there are so many kinds of jiao zi (duplings) in this world! All of them are beautifully made and delicious. A plus is that the waitress speaks English. We order the set meal (over 10 kinds of Jiaozi). The quantity is...More

Thank cheryfan
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had the set lunch and were surprised to find plates and bowled kept coming. We started off with buckwheat tea in a large flask, which was refreshing and a complimentary glass of beer each because we had ordered the set lunch. First came the...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I've had much better dumplings in China and at home than here. It's a massive popular restaurant but the dumpling banquet was disappointing. The variety is huge but they are dried out and lacking in any special flavours. The lady who served us was lovely...More

Thank Cally87
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant services different type of dumplings, good quality and decent price. The environment is good too.

Thank yaqiongc2016
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant twice in a week. You get an excellent variety and quantity of dumplings with the cheapest menu!

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We first went to De Fa Chang in 1993 and loved the experience. We went back last week after a gap of 24 years and loved it even more. I can see how some people give this a disappointing review in Trip Advisor, but the...More

Thank Andy W
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Response from V8515FXamandat | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think it is halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Pingan Market, Bell Tower Square, Xi'an, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shaanxi  >  Xi'an
  • Phone Number: +86 29 8767 6615
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