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Cafe Sambal

DouFuChi Hutong, JiuGulou DaJie, Beijing, China
+86 10 6400 4875
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (3 reviews)
“drum tower” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian
$$ - $$$
DouFuChi Hutong, JiuGulou DaJie, Beijing, China
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Malaysian Food. Decided to order Curry Chicken to taste out whether is the original taste from Malaysia. It surprise me as is still the same (as i'm Malaysia). The price for a lunch here is much more expensive than i expect. 1) Curry Chicken +...More

Thank SuzanneTi
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to give this place a go and were happy we did. The starter we shared was a chicken satay with a twist. They came not on sticks but were little juicy mountains of chicken. I had the Malaysian honey chicken pieces with rice...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The place is very nice, but I am not sure about the food.... I tried different dishes and I guess Malaysia food is just not for me. It's expensive as well.

1  Thank LulufromBrazil
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went to this place for lunch right after visiting Drum Tower which is just 300m away. The interior decor is simple but nice with private dining rooms. The ambiance however is a more contemporary approach that doesn't really reflect the styles of the typical...More

2  Thank Kakamal
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Many things are united here. Good food (a fusion of Malaysian and Chinese cuisine with an international touch), a place to feel good and love for details. Recommended is the creation with chicken in a fantastic sauce. Friendly service at one of the tables in...More

2  Thank Stefan H
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Although not luxurious, the restaurant is nicely decorated with furniture, vases, old tables and the like. The food is nothing innovative but still good and nicely prepared and presented. Friendly and proactive service.

1  Thank Marc_from_China
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The first time we went here in our first week in Beijing we had a lovely meal and great bottle of wine. I let my friend order the food as she has family history in Malaysia so knew what she was ordering. All of the...More

1  Thank Craig1976
Reviewed 31 March 2016

I travel a lot and write many reviews. I always read review on trip advisor before I book a hotel and go to a restaurant. I have always been pleased with the choices I make sometimes more sometimes less. The place is a disaster. I...More

1  Thank bobasheville
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Cafe Sambal is a malaysian restaurant on Gulou Dajie to the west of the bell tower. It is a hutong courtyard with a bar, three dining rooms and the kitchen set around a central courtyard. The rooms are really nicely decorated and the place is...More

1  Thank smudge41
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

I'm Malaysian. . Found this Restaurant in the shopping mall call Parkson. .the food that they serve are superb delicious. . It make me surprise with the taste. Very recommended to all expecially those who looking for Halal food in Beijing. .

1  Thank Zack_Muhammad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: DouFuChi Hutong, JiuGulou DaJie, Beijing, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing>  > Houhai
  • Neighbourhood: Houhai
  • Phone Number: +86 10 6400 4875
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