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Are there good restaurants in China?

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When we asked people living in China about good local restaurants, they mentioned...

"One of the most popular restaurants in China is Din Tai Fung, a Taiwanese chain specializing in xiaolongbao (soup dumplings). Founded in 1972, Din Tai Fung has become a global phenomenon, with locations in the United States, Australia, Japan, and Singapore. The restaurant is known for its high-quality ingredients and meticulous preparation, and its signature dish is the xiaolongbao. Another popular restaurant in China is Da Dong Roast Duck, a Beijing-based chain that specializes in Peking duck. Founded in 1985, Da Dong has become a household name in China, and its signature dish is the Peking duck. The restaurant is known for its high-quality ingredients and meticulous preparation, and its signature dish is served with a variety of accompaniments, including pancakes, scallions, and hoisin sauce. Finally, there is the Grandma's Home restaurant, a Sichuan-style chain that specializes in spicy dishes. Founded in 1998, Grandma's Home has become a favorite among locals and tourists alike, and its signature dish is the spicy mapo tofu. The restaurant is known for its high-quality ingredients and meticulous preparation, and its signature dish is served with a variety of accompaniments, including chili oil, garlic, and Sichuan peppercorns," said a member in China.

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Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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