Spiciness on the Scroll: Hotpot Restaurants in Chengdu

Authors: Go Chengdu

2017-02-10

A series of watercolor and ink painting works depicting hotpot restaurants in Chengdu.
There are countless Hotpot restaurants in Chengdu and having a taste of Chengdu Hotpot is almost a must to the visitors.

Origin

Hotpot, with its distinctive spicy taste, is said to be the invention of the porters and boatmen on the rivers across the vast land of Sichuan and Chongqing.
While Chongqing hotpot features strong spicy taste, the hotpot of Chengdu is noted for more varied flavors, and Chengdu hotpot restaurants are usually more finely decorated.

Map of Hotpot Restaurants in Chengdu

The information below may help you better enjoy hotpot in Chengdu.
The area around the Jinsha Site Museum has the largest congregation of hotpot restaurants in Chengdu ― the Funan Xinqu Community ― and the famous Yipintianxia Gourmet Street.
The Wide and Narrow Alleys, a hot tourist destination in Chengdu, is also a good place to savor hotpot and other dishes. And you can have a see of Sichuan Opera performances after dinner!
Hongxing Road and Jianshe Road are also very popular sites for local hotpot lovers.
The name of Yulin (Yulin Community, or Yulin Xiaoqu) never fails to stimulate imaginations among local foodies, who can always satisfy themselves in the numberless restaurants in the area.
<<  <  1  2  >  >>
COMMENT
Login
to post a comment.
ALL COMMENTS
no comments...

That’s Where You Can Find Me

A series of watercolor and ink painting works depicting scenes in Chengdu has become an online hit.

Dec 29, 2014

Mao Cai, a More Price-friendly Hotpot Alternative

Mao Cai enjoys great popularity among local people for its taste and price-friendliness.

Apr 06, 2016

Have Hotpot in Hot Summer

Sichuan hotpot is increasingly famous all around the world for its distinctive fiery flavor. Sichuan hotpot is rich, delicious, exciting and fun, but a novice needs a bit of guidance for the gastronomic exploration in his first try.

Jun 17, 2016

New-Style Hotpot in Chengdu

Various new-style hotpot restaurants are gaining greater market share and growing popularity, especially among the young generations, by offering new alternatives for people who are always ready to try something new, including the new gastronomic experiences.

Oct 19, 2016

Have Hotpot as Locals Do

Chengdu locals show a special passion for hotpot, which is part of the happiness and satisfaction in Chengdu living.

Dec 05, 2016