Qingdao city is surrounded by sea on the three sides, which makes it a popular place for sea food. Here you will find excellent sea food which is prepared from fresh catch. The sea food here has unique flavors and is popular with visitors for its fresh and light preparation. The city also offers to a visitor the finest delicacies from the Shandong province. Qingdao is often referred to as the 'cradle of Shandong province'. The Qingdao cuisine essentially combines local flavors to the popular dishes based on sea-food in the Shandong province. People hence fond of sea food have an unforgettable treat awaiting them in Qingdao.
In Qingdao you will get all the eight major Chinese cuisines in
most of the restaurants. The sea food is abundant here and ranges in
cooking style from sweet and heavy Shanghai to spicy Sichuan. Here
also dominating are the Japanese and Korean cuisines. One can also
try their hands at international flavors from Italy, Germany and
America. The dining places here mostly offer non-vegetarian and
sea-food item, however one will also find vegetarian restaurants
that offer delicacies prepared from fresh local agricultural
Qingdao has a fair amount of up street restaurants along with
middle-priced range and street food kiosks. Prices for food items in
Qingdao are hence flexible and suit all kinds of budget. Some of the
popular restaurants of the city are the Qingdao Seafood Restaurant
on Qingyu Road, Peacock Restaurant, White Spray Seafood Restaurant,
Biwan Hotpot Restaurant, Korean Restaurant and Murano's among
others. In Qingdao one can also find the popular international fast
food joints like KFC, Mc Donald's and Pizza Hut. Qingdao has a
fairly large Muslim population that tremendously adds to the local
delicacies which are prepared here. You will find specialized
Islamic food here like kebabs, mutton curry and Muslim bread. If
ready to spend a little on food then Donglaishun restaurant is the
one that should not be missed for its Islamic cuisine.
Qingdao has one of the finest delicacies to offer to a visitor from the Shandong province. Know here about some of the fine dining places and the dishes to try in Qingdao.