Independent European fine dining restaurants are few and far between in Beijing, but Opera Bombana is one of the city’s stalwarts. Opened in 2013 and part of the family of restaurants created by three Michelin-starred chef Umberto Bombana, the Beijing outpost luxuriates in a corner of the glamorous Parkview Green mall with double height floor to ceiling windows and even a small outdoor terrace that’s good until October.
Is this new Sanlitun hotpot restaurant Beijing’s best ever?
It’s a truth universally acknowledged that when somebody suggests hotpot for an evening out, only one of two responses are possible: ‘Yum, let’s do it!’ Or ‘Meh. No’.