Voting is Over! Thanks to all who took Part!

The 2016 Chengdu Expat awards have officially been launched! In order to celebrate the best of what the ‘du has to offer, we have carefully selected 12 categories which we feel reflect the diversity of companies, organisations and communities which make this city great. These Categories include:


Best Bar ♦ Best Club ♦ Best Cafe/Bakery ♦ Best Delivery ♦ Best Event of the Year ♦ Best Hotel ♦ Best International School ♦ Best Western Restaurant ♦ Best Local Restaurant ♦ Best Reoccurring Event ♦ Best Newcomer (2016) ♦ Best WeChat Group

Nominations for the 2016 Chengdu-Expat awards opened up for a week at the end of November via WeChat and at the 2016 CDIS Holiday Bazaar. The top 10 nominations from each category have been shortlisted. Check out the list below! Voting will end on December 31 2016. 

Vote now via WeChat


2016 awards

The Nominations:

Best Western Restaurant

Grappa’s Chengdu

Mike’s Pizza Kitchen


Tim’s Texas Bar-B-Q

Gli Azzurri

Redbeard Burgers

Niccolo Kitchen

Lazy Pug 

Iron Pig

Peter’s Tex-Mex

 Best Local Restaurant

A’re Tibetan Restaurant

海底捞火锅 Hai Di Lao Hotpot

MI XUN Teahouse

冒椒火锅 Mao Jia Huo La


Comrade Chilli

天添饭店 Tian Tian Restaurant

大东北 Da Dong Bei

Zhuama’s Tibet


Best Nightclub


Space Club




Propaganda Club

W Club

CC Party

Here We Go


Best Bar

McElroy’s Irish Pub

The Beer Nest

The Abbaye

Hugo’s Brewpub

Underground Bar


Helen’s Bar

The Leg & Whistle


Revolucion Cocktail

Best Café/Bakery


Origins Coffee Company

The Sense

Wheat & Baker



Leanna’s Bakery

Johnny 5 Donuts

Cheesecake Love

The Temple Café

Best Reoccurring Event

Tiki Thursday’s @ JING Bar

Quiz Night @ Underground Bar

Entrepreneurship Meetup @ BeerNest 2

Walk  on Air Parties

Pride Night @ Underground Bar

Natooke Friday Night Rides

Comedy Show @ Bookworm

CISA Sports

CIFL League

Mike’s Movie Night

Event of the Year

Chengdu International Club Holiday Bazaar

Burns Night

The Beer Nest I 3rd Anniversary

The Fête de la Musique

NU Art

Earth Day at QSI

Chengdu Lantern Festival

Tivano Launch Party

Start-up Weekend

Storm Festival

Best Hotel

The Temple House

Niccolo Chengdu

Grand Hyatt Chengdu

Shangri-La Chengdu

Hilton Chengdu

Kempinski Chengdu

Wanda Reign Chengdu

The St. Regis Chengdu

Fraser Suites Chengdu

Oakwood Residence Funder Chengdu

Best Delivery Service

Good Good Mexican Grill


Mike’s Pizza

Wai Food

Healthy Gourmet

Fancy Farm

TZ Indian Restaurant

Green Food

Shun Feng

Cheesecake Love

Best Newcomer

Berlin Haus

Good Good Mexican Grill

Origins Coffee Company


Revolucion Cocktail

Chengdu Museum

Tim’s Bar-B-Q

Metro Line 3

Chengdu Rental Bikes


Best International School

Chengdu International School (CDIS)

QSI International School of Chengdu

Léman International School

Malvern College

Oxford International College

Balboa International Academy

Best WeChat Group

Chengdu Food Finders

Buy&Sell Chengdu

Activities in Chengdu

Because China

Funny Videos Pics Stickers

Harry’s Crew

The Residency

TODAy in CD, by the Party Prince

Chengdu 441

Chengdu Expats

The results will be announced and the prizes will be handed out to the winners on the 14th of December at the Chengdu Expat award ceremony!