Even More Beijing Restaurants (and 1 Gym) Back Open Right Now

By That's Beijing, April 8, 2020

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Last week, we rounded up a list of Beijing restaurants that are back open for business again following the COVID-19 outbreak. Below, we’ve listed a few more venues that are open now.

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Dong Liao Ting

Dong Liao Ting
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If you’re craving classic Japanese cuisine, Dong Liao Ting is open again from 11am to 10pm daily. Reservation is highly recommended, and parties are limited to three diners per table. Guests will be required to show their health code at the entrance.

Dong Liao Ting, 203B Gateway, Sanyuandong Bridge, Chaoyang district (6586 9899)

Flaming Thai

Flaming Thai
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There’s nothing quite like a spicy Thai-style hot pot to keep your senses aflame! Sample all the classics at Flaming Thai, open daily from 11am to 8pm. Reservations not required, though each table can only seat up to three guests. Diners must have their temperature measured and register their personal information before entering the restaurant.

Flaming Thai, G 02, West Tower, Hardmen Square, 8 Chongwenmenwai Jie, Dongcheng district (6716 6608)


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Seeking an upscale dining experience? Private rooms at 4ever49 are open now from 11am to 2.30pm and 5-9.30pm daily. Bookings are required at least one day in advance and each room can seat between two to five guests. Don’t miss out on the set menu dining experience – the 15% service charge will be waived during the Special Period. Guests will be required to provide their health code to enter.

4ever49, 98 Jinbao Jie, Dongcheng district (6521 1949) 


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Serving up all the Indian classics, In-Kitchen is now open daily from 11.30am to 9pm. Enjoy delicious curries and more, no reservation required. No more than two people are allowed to be seated at small tables, while larger tables are limited to four guests.  Health code required at the entrance.

In-Kitchen, 2/F, 2 Sanlitun BeiXiaojie, Chaoyang district (6462 7255)

Jing A (京A)

Jing A
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Jing A is back! The Longfusi Taproom is open daily from 11am to late (10pm Sunday-Thursday, midnight on Fridays and Saturdays), while the Xingfucun Brewpub is open Sunday to Thursday from 11am to midnight and Friday to Saturday from 11am to 2am. No reservation needed, though tables are limited to two customers max. You’ll need to pass a health screening checkpoint to enter the Longfusi compound. Qianliang Hutong is currently closed to non-residents, so customers should approach from the southwest side. The only gate is currently just off 美术馆东街, see the handy map below:

Jing A
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Customers will need to call the Taproom when they arrive at that gate – then a staff member will come by to pick them up in the Keg Egg tricycle before they’re allowed to enter.

京A Taproom Longfusi, 38 Qianliang Hutong, Dongcheng district (8400 1058)

京A Brewpub Xingfucun, 57 Xingfucun Zhong Lu, Chaoyang district (6416 5195)

La Chansonnière

La Chansonnière
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Perfect for business lunches or classy date nights, La Chansonnière is now open daily from 11.30am to 10pm. Advance reservations are highly recommended. Bookings for more than four guests might be required to sita at separate tables. Guests must also present a health code upon entry.

La Chansonnière, 1/F, Ying Xiang Space, 2 Jiangtai Xi Lu, Chaoyang district (5710 9297, 185144803)

Mercedes me Restaurant

Mercedes me Restaurant
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For fusion cuisine with a dash of creative flair, don’t miss out on the Merdeces me Restaurant experience. Open daily from 11am to 8pm during the Special Period, Mercedes me is open now to guests, no reservation required. Groups of more than three diners will be required to sit at separate tables. Guests won’t be required to present their health code, but they’ll need to take a temperature check upon entry.

Mercedes me Restaurant, 1/F, Nan Sanlitun Lu, Chaoyang district (6598 0335)

Malbec & Beef

Malbec & Beef
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Indulge in delicious meals at Malbec & Beef, now open from 11am to 8pm Monday to Saturday. Reservations not required by strongly recommended. All guests should undergo a temperature check before being seated. Social gatherings over three people are not accepted, and all tables will be kept at a safe distance. Guests will be required to present a health code and undergo a temperature check before being shown to their table.

Malbec & Beef, 1-004, Ground Floor, Zhonghangji Plaza, Yizhuang Economic-Technological Development Area (13126623787)

Middle 8

Middle 8
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Select branches of this popular Yunnanese chain are now open for business. The Raffles City and Indigo chains are now open daily from 11am to 10pm, no reservation required. Guests are limited to three per table, and diners will be required to present their health code upon entry.

Middle 8 (Raffles), 5/F, Raffles Shopping Center, Dongzhimen, Dongcheng district (8409 8199)

Middle 8 (Indigo), 2/F, Indigo, 20 Jiuxianqiao Lu, Chaoyang district (8420 0883)


Image courtesy of O’Steak

This beloved French steakhouse is now open daily from 11am to 10pm, though reservation is required. Guests will be required to undergo a temperature check upon entering the restaurant.

O’Steak (Xingfu), 55-7 Xingfucun Zhonglu, opposite of April Gourmet, Chaoyang district (8448 8250, 18301079304)

Ootoku Sake Bar & Restaurant

Ootoku Sake Bar & Restaurant
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Savor delicious Japanese fare at Ootoku Sake Bar & Restaurant, now open daily for lunch from 11.30am to 2pm and dinner from 5.30-9pm. Reservation not required, though guests will be limited to one per table. 

Ootoku Sake Bar & Restaurant, 1 Chaoyang Gongyuan Lu, near Solana Mall, Chaoyang district (Chinese service: 5867 0280, English service: 15201191063)

SiFangSanChuan by Mercedes me

SiFangSanChuan by Mercedes me
SiFangSanChuan by Mercedes me

Enjoy modern Chinese cuisine at SiFangSanChuan by Mercedes me, open daily from 11am to 8pm during the Special Period. Parties of more than three guests are required to be seated at separate tables. Guests will also undergo a temperature screening at the entrance.

SiFangSanChuan by Mercedes me, 2/F, Nan Sanlitun Lu, Chaoyang district (8588 7150)

Shotamuni Restaurant

Shotamuni Restaurant
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Satisfy your sushi cravings at Shotamuni Restaurant’s three chains, now open daily from 11am to 9pm. Advance bookings not required, though customers will be asked to undergo a temperature check prior to entry. Tables are limited to three diners to maintain safe distancing.

Shotamuni Restaurant (King Center branch), 3/F, Block C, King Center, 91 Jianguo Lu, Chaoyang district (8599 9009)

Shotamuni Restaurant (ECMall branch), 3/F, ECMall, 1 Danleng Jie, Haidian district (8248 4315)

Shotamuni Restaurant (Joy City branch), 7/F, Joy City, 101 Chaoyang Bei Lu, Chaoyang district (8551 6662)


Image courtesy of TRIBE

This popular eatery serving a wide variety of healthy dishes is now open daily from 10am to 10pm, no reservation required. Each table can have up to three people, while each table of guests will be seated 1.5m apart. Health codes not required to enter at present.

TRIBE, Solana Building 9, Unit K139 (next to Nike), Chaoyang Gongyuan Lu, Chaoyang district (5905 6256)

The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory
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If you’re seeking American comfort food paired with a decadent slice of cheesecake, look no further than The Cheesecake Factory, now open daily (Monday to Friday, 11am to 10pm, Saturday to Sunday, 10am to 10pm). Contact the restaurant ahead of time for bookings by calling 6525 1238. Each table can seat two guests only (three guests permitted if the party includes a child under 1.2m). Currently, the restaurant has a capacity of 30 guests. Customers are asked to maintain a 1m distance between each guest and not sit face-to-face. Guests are also required to wear a face mask and present their health code upon entering the restaurant. Staff will also conduct a temperature check and register diner information at the entrance.

The Cheesecake Factory, Shop 415, 4/F, East Building, WF Central, 269 Wangfujing Jie, Dongcheng district (6525 1238)



Image courtesy of Bactive

Quarantine have you out of shape? Don’t sweat, because BActive is now open for business! Get active again with BActive, open daily from 8am to 9pm. Members must book fitness sessions at least one day in advance using the voting system on their group chat (the first eight votes for a particular time slot count). Each hour, only eight people will be allowed in the gym, and every customer will be limited to one hour of training. Don’t forget your face mask and towel!

BActive, Unit 6218, 2/F, Retail Mall 6, Sanlitun SOHO, 8 Gongti Bei Lu, Chaoyang district (6586 6696)

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