Shift your focus from luxury hotels and restaurants to street corners and you may have surprise finds for an epicurean experience.
Xiang Xiang Alley
Xiang Xiang Alley is another food area in Chengdu. Contrary to Kuan Zhai Alleys, Xiang Xiang Alley has attracted more local people rather than just tourists. It is on Wangping Street, and this street also has restaurants on both sides. Every restaurant in Xiang Xiang Alley is unique.
Lao Chongqing Lao Huoguo (Old Hotpot) 老重庆老火锅
Lao Chongqing old hotpot is a typical Chongqing-style hotpot restaurant. It is named as the one of the top 50 small restaurants. They have a type of Chinese dessert called Bing Fen that is served with brown sugar. This dessert is so famous that is has attracted many new and old customers. They also sell Bing Fen with laozao, which is fermented glutinous rice.