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This street is comprised of upscale and flea-market shops.
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Wangfujing Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was interesting to see bugs on sticks but I had No desire to eat any. This place is fun to say you visited, but it’s extremely jammed packed with people. I was happy to make my way to the end of street and finally...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you like to walk and shop then you will like this place. There is a also a street food corner that everybody goes to. It has a tiny entrance and huge crowd inching into the street. You can find a lot of street food....More

Thank Elisha A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wangfujing Street is a typical pedestrian shopping street found in many cities in China. It has the typical western stores and malls. It’s ok to walk down once or twice before you get bored.

Thank stuartled
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Is it smelly - yes! Is it odd - yes! Is it overwhelming - yes! And....you won’t see anything else like it almost anywhere else in the world. Each vendor is attempting to one up the other with crazy and fanciful foods. It is a...More

Thank 5frys
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this pedestrian street several times. It is very crowded and the entrance to the night market is about half way down the street. This area seems to be better for restaurants and the stores didn’t seem to be that interesting. The Wangfujing Bookstore...More

Thank JulieJ825
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Interesting little area. Doesn't take long to walk around this area but it's worth the look. From alive scorpions on sticks to slimy eels and octopus, this area has all the unusual street foods. Around the corner, you'll find high end shopping a KFC and...More

Thank Carissa G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a large, mostly pedestrianised, shopping street. It may or may not be interesting for your to look at these shops. There are a few restaurants. One of those famous Peking duck places can be found just up to the right hand side. Inside...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good experience, bad food, found it quite dirty and over-priced, the pollution was out of this world

Thank Ninaeghani
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited in late July/early August when most children are on school vacation, so the street was crowded with lots of native Chinese on vacation. But to me that was part of the experience! Lots of shops and restaurants on this street and side street....More

Thank marygM1802LJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An experience, so crowded. Alot of shopping and street food. Very hot in August. Street food is great, for sure have to try the lamb kabobs.

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Carly D
February 28, 2018|
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Response from Y3631JQjohna | Reviewed this property |
Tia, I was there in December 2017 and January 2018. On both occasions the market was open. The entire area is bustling with 'all things shopping' from modern western type shopping centres to traditional Chinese shopping... More
Abdullah S
February 7, 2018|
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Google maps is hit or miss in China. I have been cross referencing all my maps before heading out... wish I could say this is because I picked up on this right off the bat... but walking around looking for a specific food... More
Tara R
November 30, 2017|
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Response from postal49740 | Reviewed this property |
Evening is best time, lots of action. In the mall with a big Apple store, there is a great dumpling restaurant called Shun Yi Fu on the 5th level. In the 88 Wangfujing mall with Prada and Tiffany’s on the top floor there is... More