We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

the DMZ bar

Gui Hua Road, Yangshuo County, China
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“korean beer” (4 reviews)
“north korea” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Gui Hua Road, Yangshuo County, China
Write a Review
Reviews (37)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 8 May 2017

A decent selection of beers for good prices. Friendly staff and a laid back atmosphere. Its also a good chance to try some rare North Korean beer!

Thank quyjumph
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Can you imagine a bar called DMZ in rural southern China? The owners are actually closely related to the DMZ of DPRK! Very friendly servers! Drinks are basically the same in most bars. But the servers are nice. Drop by!

Thank FoodMonster-hk
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We stumbled accross this little place on our 2 day bender in Yangshuo and never looked back. I saw more of the grotty interior of the bar than the stunning hills in the surrounding country side. Good cheap beers and great company is what we...More

Thank Will O
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I found the DMZ bar after looking for scooter hire to use in Yangshuo county. The scooters were great and cheaper than other places in Yangshuo. We also took the option of a day tour on the scooter because it took us off the beaten...More

Thank Haggischambers
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect spot in Yangahuo to chill out with some beers. People who work there are very friendly and they have a variety of drinks!

Thank Shannah H
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I have been to yangshuo many times and this bar is always the good spot for drinks and chat with people . Music is not so loud like other bars . Amazing and helpful staff. Must visit if you are in yangshuo

Thank steven981
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Turned into a bit of a second home during my long weekend in Yangshuo. Gareth, Stan, Pier and co. were nothing if not accommodating, whether it was a scooter, recommendation, strong drink, or solid conversation that always stretched late into the evening. Until next time.

1  Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 11 June 2016

While Yangshuo has its share of bars, the DMZ Bar is a unique place to stop off on your travels in the area. Decked out in Socialist Realist splendour, with a shop selling some cool stuff from North Korea and beyond (t-shirts, DVDs, posters and...More

1  Thank AmandaAdama
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Small place to meet cool people and have some rare drinks in Yangshuo. Staff is very friendly and funny so good time is guaranteed.

Thank Angelycus D
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Hard to put into words the atmosphere at the DMZ Bar. Because the bar can probably only fit up to 20 people into it, it forces a very homey atmosphere. Conversation flows from all corners of the world, and if the bartender is on, which...More

1  Thank benpercifield
Nearby Restaurants
Ganga Impression Indian Restaurant
248 reviews
.04 miles away
kali mirch(black pepper)indian cuisine
391 reviews
.03 miles away
Lucy's Cafe & Bar
255 reviews
.05 miles away
The Brew Yangshuo
45 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
West Street
2,384 reviews
.10 miles away
Yangshuo Historic Landscape Park
62 reviews
.52 miles away
Insight Adventures
31 reviews
.19 miles away
local food and produce market in Yangshuo
17 reviews
.31 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from the DMZ bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gui Hua Road, Yangshuo County, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangxi  >  Yangshuo County
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing