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The Compass

No. 3 Chi Lang Lane, Bei Men 2nd Group | Jian Tang Old Town, Shangri-La County 674400, China
+86 887 822 3040
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (4 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
“quesadillas” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, International, European
$$ - $$$
No. 3 Chi Lang Lane, Bei Men 2nd Group | Jian Tang Old Town, Shangri-La County 674400, China
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our children loved their pizzas, and the big couches were the perfect place to rest. My wife and I had sandwiches, coffee, and salad, and everything tasted fresh and well-made.

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good service and option of easy food. Nice music and nice internal decoration. Definitely to try if you are looking for a western break.

Thank Lostandfound2012
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Really good place, if you want to go for high-quality western food in Shangri-La. Also offers enough options for vegetarians, including a delicious 'smoked tofu' dish, which surely is also a good recommendation for non-vegetarians.

Thank Yo_Dennis
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I went to their cafe located in old town close to main square and I came back twice. The space is cosy, worm and charming. Comfy sofas , nice music and lovely staff speaking good English . Lots of breakfast options. My vegetable omelette was...More

Thank very-sunny
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We had been trekking and sightseeing for two weeks when we found the Compass Restaurant in Old Town Shangri-La. We were searching for a hamburger, ice cream and wine, and we found all three at the compass. They also sold banana bread which we used...More

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There is a good selection of food, the quality of the food was very good and it was served very quickly. The atmosphere and music of the restaurant was also very relaxing. It's the best restaurant we had been in Shangri-la.

Thank Lau_traveller
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Very good place to have breakfast of any western fond and good coffee! There are two of them, à New one opened in the old town more cosy and comfortable.

Thank leslie r
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We enjoyed a cozy meal on a cold night at this restaurant. The food was tasty, and the staff very friendly and helpful.

Thank JLowDenver
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner. Nice place with wood stove well heated. Food is quite ok, although not very special. Western style.

Thank Tim Miguel S
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Great food veryy nice staff!!!! The waitress was so helpful and even helpes us to translate things frome chinese and they have good english

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 3 Chi Lang Lane, Bei Men 2nd Group | Jian Tang Old Town, Shangri-La County 674400, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Shangri-La County
  • Phone Number: +86 887 822 3040
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