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Late Summer Picnics: Cheese + Coldcut Box Delivery

Most of us are now back to work, and have that familiar back-to-school feeling at the pit of our stomach… Is it time to break out a hoody, and ask your cousin for his Netflix password just yet? Hold your horses.There are likely many more glorious days to

Chengdu’s Favourite Brunch

Brunch is defined as a meal that sits somewhere between breakfast and lunch, but we all know there is more to it than that… It is the highlight of the week; there’s nothing better than rolling out of bed late, and catching up with

Spanish Restaurants in Chengdu

Whether you’re craving some Tapas, Enchilada’s or Paella we’ve got you covered.Here’s a list of the Spanish Restaurants in the City.La Picada Spanish RestaurantA traditional tapas restaurant (before called Innovate Food) with Spanish classics such as paella. You can find sliders

Are these 5 Local Chengdu Restaurants Overrated?

Chengdu is a UNSECO World City of Gastronomy, and famous globally for its cuisine. It has tens of thousands of restaurants, and amazing food around every corner – but sometimes the choice can be overwhelming. Are expats and visitors able

Where to Brunch in Chengdu

Where to Brunch in ChengduRise and shine this Sunday morning with a brunch to kick-start that lazy weekend feeling. Here are our top picks of places to brunch in Chengdu which will help you satisfy that craving whatever your budget.We’ve

Craft Beer Bars in Chengdu

15 years ago, the only Chinese beers anyone was used to cracking open were weak, mass-produced lagers like Tsingtao, Snow or Harbin… Whilst these pair okay with local grub, in the last 5 years, breweries in Sichuan have begun to

2020 Chengdu New Year Events and Parties

As 2020 is coming to an end, it’s time to celebrate Chengdu! There are dinners, drinks specials, parties and big nights out to help you bring in 2020. Which will you choose?1. HotelsNew Year’s Eve Dinner at Dining RoomMake an

Coffee in Chengdu – The Daily Grind

Lusting after a proper cup of joe in Chengdu? The Chengdu-Expat team spills the beans on where best to get your daily caffeine hit in the ‘Du. Long gone are the days in South West China where the only coffee drinks

2020 Chengdu Christmas Events

If you’re spending Christmas in Chengdu this year then you’re in luck, as there is an abundance of events, parties, restaurant offers and delicious hotel dinners for you to get involved in in the city over the festive season.1. Restaurants/

Vegetarian Restaurants in Chengdu

Chengdu is rich with Buddhist influences, so vegetarian dishes and restaurants should be available in abundance…But, if a stroll down the average hotpot riddled street leaves you wanting more diverse and exciting vegetarian options, then this list is for you.

2020 Chengdu Thanksgiving Events

Thanksgiving celebrations are all about cooking and sharing an abundance of food with family and friends. We’re all missing home, just a little more than usual this year so we have put together a list of the places in the

Find Out What Makes This Supermarket So Unique!

Find Out What Makes This Supermarket So Unique!Widely known as the Fresh and Imported Grocery Experts, Epermarket has always tried to meet the demands of their customers by offering quality products. What’s more, new customers will be treated to 3

The Ultimate Charcuterie Guide

The Ultimate Charcuterie GuideThe Ultimate Charcuterie GuideMouth-Watering Ham & Cheese Selections with Sam’s ClubA charcuterie is a great way to entertain friends who unexpectedly drop by, or when you’re planning for that lovely summer night with your beloved ones.But what

Stylish And Easy-To-Cook Meals

Stylish And Easy-To-Cook Meals- yes, it’s possible!How to create stylish and easy-to-cook meals?Easy — you only need a handful of quality ingredients from Sam’s Club and use recipes from our Master Chefs!What do we suggest for your stylish meal? Steak with cauliflower

What’s Closed (and Open) in Chengdu

[Updated May 19] To prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Chengdu, lots of touristic spots and business are also closed till further notice. All events and public gatherings are cancelled, and this will still take a while.It is a

Winning at Winter in Chengdu

There’s no doubt that winter is here – it’s cold and grey and somewhat discouraging. But there’s more to Winter in Chengdu than just hiding away and waiting for Spring. The cold winds (its a metaphor, there’s no wind in

Don’t speak Chinese? A new way to order food to your door

Ever tried to order food in Chengdu but your Mandarin is lacking? It’s not the easiest of tasks, but there’s finally a solution. Introducing the brand new Munchwich ordering platform, the MunchApp! The MunchAppA MiniProgram accessible from within WeChatto make your

Deal of the Week – Pizza!

Every so often, followers of Chengdu-Expat, receive a special deal on a great product or service in Chengdu, for one week only. This week, Rob’s MVP Pizza are offering 20% off everything on their menu.What’s Rob’s Anyway?Rob’s MVP Pizza is a new American

Cheesecake Love Opens Tongzilin Store

Cheesecake Love Opens Tongzilin StoreCheesecake Love, one of Chengdu’s favorite sweet indulgences, are now opening their very own shop in Tongzilin. You’ll now be able to enjoy more flavors of freshly made, New York style cheesecake, more often. What’s more they’re

2018 Chengdu Christmas Events Overview

Spending Christmas in Chengdu this year?If your diary isn’t already full, get involved in some restaurant offers, scrumptious hotel dinners, events and parties taking place in this city!1. 餐厅/ RestaurantsDecember 1-31: The Beer Nest FondueFrom December 1st to 31st, Cheese Fondue @