Maybe the style of decoration, the supply of dishes, the clothing of service personnel or the background music… these nostalgic restaurants are like the popular Tong suit or the old songs that listened in the childhood, giving person a feeling of the past.
There are many Westen restaurants in Hangzhou, but the flavour is not authentic in every restaurant. So, this article attempts to map out some of the best Western restaurants currently found in the city.
Provence French Restaurant 普罗旺斯法国餐厅
Provence is one of the best Western restaurants in Hangzhou. Surrounded by trees and greenery, the environment is beautiful and elegant. They often use fresh, seasonal produce which means that unlike many other restaurants’ static menus, this one alternates according to the ingredients’ availability. This is one strong feature, the another strong feature is its extensive wine list that includes over 100 carefully selected wines from around the world.
Add: 1 Baishaquan, Shuguang Lu, Hangzhou
Opening hours: 12:00-15:00, 17:00-24:00
Getting there: Take bus no. 28, 66 or 830 to Huanglongdong (黄龙洞) or take
bus no.28, K28, 81, 82, K82, K194, K228, K293, 527 or K527 close by to
Zheda Fuzhong (浙大附中).
L96 Café 光线咖啡
L96 Cafe is also named Guanxian Cafe, the characteristic of this restaurant is the excellent choice of mouth-watering desserts on offer. These include apple pie, tarts, cheesecakes and ice-cream. It also serves up pasta dishes and salads, soups and pizza. Compared to other Western restaurants, it is cheaper.
Add: 96 Pingfeng Jie, Xiacheng District, Hangzhou
Tel: 05718 5057758
Business hours: 10:00-23:00
Getting there: Take bus no, 3, 8 or 24 to Denggaoqiao (登高桥)
Located in the lavish Shangri-La Hotel, Peppino is a good Italian restaurant. It is well-known for the pizza. Their pizzas are baked in wood fired brick ovens, so when you eat, you can smell natural wood aroma. Peppino’s menu also includes a fine selection of pasta dishes and exquisite lobster cooked to your liking. If you want find a comfortable and relaxing dining place, Peppino is a good choice that worth you coming!
Add: Mezzanine level, East Wing, Shangri-La Hotel, 78 Beishan Lu, Hangzhou
Tel: 0571 8797 7951 ext.23
Business Hours: 17:30-23:00, Sunday lunch 12:00-14:30
Average price per customer: 125 RMB+