Fodor's Expert Review Xianheng Winehouse

$$ Shaoxing Chinese

More than 100 years old, this popular, buzzing cafeteria is where the writer Lu Xun's most famous fictional character, small-town scholar Kong Yiji, would sit on a bench, sipping wine and eating boiled beans. The beans aren't for everyone, though they're worth a try, as are the fermented bean curd and the pork belly with dried veggies—local delicacies that pair well with a bowl of Shaoxing rice wine.

Chinese Historical Lively Lunch Dinner $$

Quick Facts

179 Lu Xun Zhong Lu
Shaoxing, Zhejiang Sheng  312035, China


Known For:
  • Historical and literary landmark
  • Often crowded, especially on weekends
  • Local food and flavor

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