Where to Eat around The Westin Xiamen
Collected by Westin AFAR
With a subtropical climate, lush greenery, and smart urban planning, laid-back Xiamen deserves its reputation as "China's most livable city." An entrepôt of global trade and immigration for 500 years, Xiamen boasts a rich colonial architectural heritage.
Ji Zheng Xiao Mai Chang （ Xia He Lu ）, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361000
"Shacha" sauce is widely used in Fujianese and Taiwanese cuisine. It is made of soybean oil, shallots, dried shrimp, chili, and brill fish, and its savory flavors are reminiscent of the Southeast Asian satay sauce. Kaihe uses this as a fragrant...
398 Xianyue Rd, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361000
Qba restaurant serves exotic Latin cuisine and showcases Cuban culture, with meals prepared in a social, open-grill kitchen. Dishes like their signature tapas are exotic and spicy—a treat in Xiamen. In the evening, the restaurant transforms into a...
61 Hubin N Rd, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361000
Take a chance and stroll down one of Xiamen's many food markets. You'll have a chance to experience an authentic taste of Xiamen cuisine. Here are some famous Xiamen dishes, along with their Chinese names and pinyin. Enjoy! Xiamen Glass Noodles...
Siming, Xiamen, Fujian, China, 361000
This restaurant is one of the best in Xiamen. The location is great—on the beach in Haiwan Park. There's a nice outdoor seating area, where you can listen to the band play Latin music. The food is stellar. The beef burritos are perfect—just the...
54 Lujiang Rd, ZhongShan Lu ShangQuan, Lujiang Residential District, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361005
An elegant restaurant on the seventh floor of the Lujiang Harborview Hotel (鹭江宾馆), Harborview Restaurant 's (观海餐厅) view of Gulangyu Island from the outdoor balcony is one of the best in Xiamen. The restaurant specializes in Guangdong-style dim sum...
22 Zhongshan Rd Pedestrian St, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361005
Ask any Xiamen local what the best food is in town, and they won't name any five-star restaurants. Instead, they'll point you to the city's cheap eateries. They can be found all across the city, are usually buzzing after dark, and they serve up...
515 Siming S Rd, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361005
Nestled on the base of Wulao Mountain (吴老山) just next the entrance to Xiamen University, Nanputuo (南普陀寺) is Xiamen's premier temple. With free admission, this Tang Dynasty era Buddhist temple attracts China's devout, and not-so-devout. Even for...
8 Jianye Rd, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361000
When you walk into Tutto Benne (多乐意大利餐厅) expect to be greeted with arias by its gregarious, opera-singing Minnesotan owner. A sculptor and artist by trade, he opened Tutto Benne mainly so he and his artist friends would have a place to hang out....
1 Bai Lu Zhou Dong Lu, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361000
When Xiamen's well-to-do are looking to impress their friends and business partners, they head to Shuyou (舒友海鲜大酒楼), far and away Xiamen's most luxurious and famous restaurant. It's housed in a massive facility on an island in the middle of Yundang...
Hexiang W Rd, HeXiang XiShangQuan, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361000
Ren He Lu, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361001
Xiamen has drawn much influence from its neighboring Taiwan. On this stretch of road, local foods from the famous Taiwanese night markets (Shilin in Taipei, Liuhe in Kaogsiung, and Fengjia in Taichung) can be found, making it a great stop when...
China, Xiamen Shi, Siming Qu, No 50、54， Huangyan Road, Gulangyu 邮政编码: 361002
You'll probably get hungry at some point during your day on Gulangyu. The island is not known for being budget-friendly, but it is known for its ambiance, so you might as well seek out the best. The Black Cat Dining Room (黑猫餐厅) is tucked away in...
China, Fujian, Xiamen Shi, Huli Qu, Donggang Rd, 2号-101 邮政编码: 361000
Xilinge (喜麟阁) is one of Xiamen locals' favorite restaurants. With dishes ranging from 40-120 RMB, it's a reasonably priced choice. The savings management makes from the simple decor it reinvests in the food. The style at Xilinge is "Sifang Cai,"...
95 Tiyu Rd, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361012
China may not be known for juicy American-style hamburgers, but someone forgot to tell Westwood. Just a few feet from the Westin, the Nishiki Westwood is downstairs from a movie theater, so it sells popcorn and hot dogs. It also has tacos. And a...