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Luna Cafe Yangshuo

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Wine Bar
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Gaotian Town | Gaotian Town, Yangshuo County 541907, China
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+86 773 877 8169
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were staying at the Yangshuo Mountain Retreat and rode bikes over to this restaurant. They let us leave our bikes there when we walked over to Moon Hill to hike before lunch. Then we came back and had a great lunch - one day we had Chinese and the other day we had pizza. Who knew you could get... More 

Thank Jill_and_Steve_Corv
Hong Kong, China
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686 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a group of 8, we turned up at 9, only half an hour before they stopped serving food, but they let us hang around eating and drinking until 11.30, which was nice! My pepper bruschetta starter wasn't great but the sausage pizza was nice. Also, the setting right next to Moon Hill is pretty great...though it was dark when... More 

Thank TheOExpress
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Luna often for an afternoon drink and snacks while staying in Yanshuo. Our favourite snack was the bruschetta. The restaurant has a rooftop terrace with a great view on Moon Hill. Location is a bit hidden, the restaurant is on top of the Yangshuo Village Inn. Staff is friendly and the food is good. Recommended.

Thank Brucius86
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I had dinner hear 3 times during our trip t Yangshuo. My 7 year old loved the view and thought the restaurant was very fancy! She always found something to eat NB all restaurants in China cook great Spaghetti Bolognese and this one was no exception! The service was good and very helpful too.

1 Thank Julia M
Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We are staying here at the Yangshuo Village Inn (recommended by a friend, and really nice to be out of town). Ate dinner last night on the roof at Luna restaurant. Whilst there are a lot of Italian options on the menu (the chef was trained by an Italian) we opted for an entirely Chinese dinner and it was delicious.... More 

1 Thank Dan L
Great Missenden, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the Mountain Resort and the staff suggested we try this place since it was on the roof terrace of their sister hotel. We did and it was very good and reasonably priced. We met a couple there from Bari in Italy and they also reckoned it was good with correctly cooked pasta and authentic sauces. Praise... More 

Thank Miles7000
Bordeaux, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

A bit hard to find but very nice & quiet spot. Lovely terrace. Staff very friendly too. Good experience!

Thank bendosh
Bend, Oregon
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I went because my hotel was the sister property (Yangshuo Mountain Retreat) and offered a free taxi over. To my surprise, I was the only customer for lunch that day. The rooftop restaurant has 360* views and a large covered area which made it bearable in the heat of the day. The whole property is beautifully crafted in a lovely... More 

Thank karen e
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We had lunch at the Luna Cafe on a rainy afternoon in June 2016. The covered rooftop provided a beautiful view of Moon Hill while keeping us sheltered. The food was excellent, and out guide ordered a salad and remarked it was one of the few places she trusted to eat salad in the area. Very clean, the food was... More 

Thank Astrid O
Midhurst, United Kingdom
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This is the sister hotel to the Yangshuo Mountain Retreat and you can expect the same warm welcome in both. Although the village location is less idyllic, the Village Inn and Luna offer a good view of Moon Hill and some lovingly cooked Italian food. Worth a visit.

Thank janeyk419

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Wine Bar
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gaotian Town | Gaotian Town, Yangshuo County 541907, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangxi  >  Yangshuo County
  • Phone Number: +86 773 877 8169
Overlooking spectacular Moon Hill, Luna is the rooftop restaurant at Yangshuo Village Inn and is the only authentic Italian restaurant in Yangshuo. Our kitchen team was trained by an Italian chef and we serve great traditional favorites. We also have an excellent wine selection as well as some local Chinese dishes. Buono appetito!

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