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Secret Garden Cafe

Jiuxian Ancient Village, Yangshuo County 541900, China
+86 139 7733 1993
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“yulong river” (4 reviews)
“nice lunch” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Jiuxian Ancient Village, Yangshuo County 541900, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taken here by our Guide as part of a Wendy Wu private tour and was not disappointed. We had one if the best meals we had eaten in China with fresh ingredients cooked extremely well. Well worth seeking out as it is hidden awayMore

Thank Martin B
Trish W, Public Relations Manager at Secret Garden Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Martin, Thank you for your kind words and high praise, we are so glad you enjoyed your meal here. We always strive for quality and freshness, and the chefs are always fine-tuning the menu according to seasonal variations in produce. Enjoy the rest of...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017

This place has a big menu, good food and a very pleasant atmosphere. We enjoyed our meal. The staff spoke English and prices were reasonable.

Thank TomFromBellaire
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Great little restaurant part of a quaint hotel. The food was really good and I would eat there again. Great chinese food and tasty western food.

Thank Gina P
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Heard about the Secret Garden from our hotel, what an incredible place. Great food, excellent service!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Whilst visiting the (massively overrated) historical village of Jiuxian, we chose this place for food as I had seen it on here as it was somewhere we had thought about staying before ending up in another hotel. The setting is pretty cool, walled off in...More

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here after our bamboo rafting trip down the Yulong River. The staff were very friendly and gave us some tips on what Chinese dishes to order. The food was delicious and very good value for money. We sat outside and it was...More

Thank Amy88157
Reviewed 20 February 2017

A pretty café in the old town of Jiuxian with a lovely outdoor courtyard. We had a nice lunch here of steamed broccoli and twice cooked pork which we could order from an English menu. The waitress spoke good English as well. They appear to...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Wonderful and pleasant serivce. Great food. Your choice of western or Chinese. Both equally good. Old setting is pleasant.

1  Thank danniddery
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

After a 12km bicycle tour and a 1.5h bamboo raft ride down the Yulong river we followed TripAdvisor to nearest location. You find Secrets Gardens only when following the signs. Do not trust the GPS navigation of your phone. Arrived there in this ancient environment...More

1  Thank jahhonk
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We had lunch at secret garden. The restaurant looks very nice and inviting. Very friendly staff for sure. The food is good for where you are. I would suggest the restaurant to reduce the western part as its difficult to keep the quality if the...More

Thank Wisetraveller81
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jiuxian Ancient Village, Yangshuo County 541900, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangxi  >  Yangshuo County
  • Phone Number: +86 139 7733 1993
A delightful dining experience in renovated Qing dynasty buildings and lush gardens. A wide selection of international and Chinese dishes, with a variety of vegetarian options and imported wines and beers.
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