African cuisine in Beijing isn't plentiful, but what Beijing does have in that genre are top notch restaurants that make you wish there were more African dining options.
Ras Ethiopian Restaurant in Sanlitun is a delicious reminder of the depth of African cuisine. You'll find injera, kitfo, ye'siga we't and ye'shiro on the menu, as well as delicious rice-dishes and an innovative way to enjoy meat. Eating with your fingers, the traditional way, is allowed, and you'll wish time and again that there were other restaurants like Ras to enjoy in Beijing.
For African barbecue, head to Pili Pili, where your taste buds will dance a fresh new dance when they try the array of rice and meat-based dishes. With soft music and African decor, its like you've slipped into another continent. Pili Pili, meaning 'Pepper' in Swahili, is the most well know African restaurant in Beijing.
Argana offers authentic Moroccan foods including pastilla pigeion pie, juicy tagines, and healthy salads. Moroccan food in Beijing, done right and done to please a large community of African expats and business tourists as well as leisure visitors.
Cafe Sambal is the foremost fusion restaurant in Beijing, with Asian, African and Mediterranean items on the menu. High end dining at its finest in a beautiful hutong setting, Cafe Sambal is a one-of-a-kind restaurant in Beijing.
Doufu Chi Hutong 43
Classy food, delicious decor-- a Beijing favorite...
7 Sanlitun Lu
Amazing Ethiopian food and brilliant atmosphere...
55 Xingfucun Zhonglu, Chaoyang District # 朝阳区幸福村中路55号
Moroccan Restaurant with authentic tagines and pies... read more
9-6 Jiangtai West Road (across from the Rosedale Hotel), Chaoyang District
African themed bar and restaurant... read more
59 Wudaoying Hutong
West Gate of Lama Temple
Gongti Bei Lu Jia 1
Across from Pacific Century Place
16 Dongsi Liutiao (alley number six, 100m west of Chaonei Beixiaojie), Dongcheng District, 东城区东四六条16号
Classy dive with amazing Xinjiang food... read more
Dashanzi Art District
Qixing Dongjie, Inside the 798 Art District, 4 Jiuxian Qiao
Solana Lifestyle Shopping Park, 6 Chaoyang Gongyuan Lu, Chaoyang District, 朝阳区朝阳公园路6号蓝色港湾国际商区
Traditional and tasty greek basics at Solana...