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Carpe Diem Restaurant

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Shi Ban Qiao village, 37, Yangshuo County 541900, China
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+86 159 7736 2377
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff and great view. Too bad the food was not good. Dragon Eggplant was far too fat and too salt. Curry patatoes over coocked and not Well spiced. Good place for a cols drink.

Thank Suzanne V
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78 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I do not know what the hostel is like to stay in, we only ate here one night, I got food poisoning from eating here and was sick for three days. The whole service was not great, we were unable to order more rice, for some reason and when we asked for chopsticks and a bowl instead of being expected... More 

Thank ginger123
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We stayed in the sister hostel 2 mins down the road but came here everyday for breakfast the view was beautiful as it was higher up on a balcony over looking rice fields and mountains. Banana and honey shake is good as are the pancakes. Family run or very friendly and we were there they had a puppy called noodle.... More 

Thank cozuk_traveler
Helsinki, Finland
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2014 via mobile

We didn't stay here, but only had dinner one night. The terrace is really nice for enjoying a relaxed evening. The food portions were rather small, we had burgers at first, but had to order another dishes as we were left hungry. The food isn't bad per se, but there wasn't any specific taste in it either. I would recommend... More 

Thank kkirjala
Auckland, New Zealand
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42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2014

We had many meals here over our week's stay and the quality and service was fantastic. Can recommend the sizzling beef and the broccoli and garlic stir fry. Good cheap cold Tsing Tao!

Thank Graham B
Montgomery, Alabama
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2011

The steak was very good--just what I needed that day ;-)

Thank j2100
Heiloo, The Netherlands
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2011

I loved the burger with the belgian fries, the real Heinz tomato ketchup and the belgian beers! Also really good was the Chinese food, sweet and sour pork for example! And what about the pizza or the other food? Fabulous! The restaurant has a really nice and relaxing vibe with nice music (not too loud) and a great view at... More 

Thank Rosefromholland
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 21 January 2011

Food at Trippers was really surprising. Every single thing I tried was delicious, very big portions of very good food. One of my main reasons travelling to China, apart from the sightseeing, was the food and I have to say that the highlight was here at Trippers. They have a very wide selection of food, also set menus, which include... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 14
Chinese, International
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shi Ban Qiao village, 37, Yangshuo County 541900, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangxi  >  Yangshuo County
  • Phone Number: +86 159 7736 2377
Set halfway up the valley in the beautiful village of Shi Ban Qiao, this restaurant offers a full range of western, traditional Chinese and local dishes in a quiet and relaxing environment just a 15 min walk along the Li-river away from West Street. Weekly barbecues and Chinese Buffet nights during season. Great selection of Belgian Beers. Belgian-Chinese management. Open 7 days a week.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?