Best Bars in Beijing
No frills with one of the best sound systems and stage set ups in town, it regularly features top local rock and punk bands.
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Sanyuanqiao Less than ¥99 for two
Regular stop on the hip indie rock circuit, this no frills rock club hosts regular shows by local acts. Summers the party spills out onto its ample lawn.
This relaxed hutong bar is well known for its creative cocktails and reasonably priced international beers and wines.
Sanlitun ¥100-199 for two
They've updated their cocktails and changed the food menu, but it's still the same welcoming pub environment as it was before.
Dongsishitiao ¥100-199 for two
Dongcheng's first sports bar, Cu Ju has evolved into a hutong dining destination, sports fan's manna and all around neighborhood hangout.