Located behind a small park on the south shore of Houhai, Tao Yao Bar is a tranquil, Tibetan-themed escape from the neon noise of the nearby beer bars.
Tasteful live music complements the soft lighting, warm brass rails and soft leather chairs that together imbue a hush-hush ambiance. Half-price drinks with complimentary canapes during daily happy hour, 5.30-7pm. Nixon drank here, you know.
The café/sports bar/restaurant mix has been done before and, as though there wasn’t enough choice, another has been added to list. Pasha is located in the heart of the CBD, making it a decent pit-stop after work or on the way on a night out.
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Surrounded by Shichahai Lake, Houhai Bar Street is a scenic hot-spot which thousands of locals and international visitors flock to every day. Yesterday my colleagues from Visitbeijing.com.cn and I went to a small bar in the Houhai Area, the Red Bar.
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You can overlook the Beijing's busiest China World Tower in the Atmosphere Bar.
Wudaoying Hutong’s School Bar and Party Project has re-branded itself as School Live Bar: same venue, similar name but a whole new taste in music.