Guilin’s newest luxury five-star standard hotel, Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin, offers guests a collection of five exceptional restaurants and bars designed to establish the hotel as a premier dining destination. From elegant cocktails and fine dining to casual poolside snacks, the hotel’s restaurants and bars will provide venues and cuisines for every occasion. The signature Shang Palace features a menu of the finest Cantonese, Hunan, Huaiyang and Guilin delicacies, Li Cafédelivers a wide selection of international cuisine in a contemporary and relaxed setting, and U Bar offer Guilin’s finest grill experience. Lobby Lounge and Pool Bar offers drinks and light refreshment throughout the day.
Shang Palace at Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin occupies two levels, with seating for up to 220 guests. The restaurant overlooks the hotel’s pool and water feature, located within the lush gardens by the banks of the picturesque Li River. Canton native Chef Chen Yong Heng leads a team of chefs as they create aesthetically beautiful, authentic dishes. Not to be missed are the Guilin favourites of the very highest standard. Shang Palace also features twelve luxurious private dining rooms, each reflecting traditional designs in a modern expression.
Operating Hours: Lunch / 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily
Dinner / 5:30to 10 p.m. daily
This all-day dining restaurant is located on level one, offering a modern, relaxed and comfortable environment. Five live cooking stations, including tandoori and teppanyaki, showcase the best of international cooking styles. Li Café serves daily breakfast and dinner buffets, as well as a full à la carte menu of Asian and international favourites, all of which can be enjoyed while gazing out across the hotel’s spectacular garden. It also offers 24-hour room service.
Operating Hours: 6 a.m. to midnight daily
U Bar at Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin is the best bar & grill restaurant in the city, offering the widest variety of beers and the most authentic western grill in town, making it “the” place to be. The Chinese character for “U” means “relaxed, free and easy”, which is the aim of this outlet – to make all guests feel relaxed, free and easy.
Operating Hours: 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. daily
With floor-to-ceiling windows, the elegantly appointed Lobby Loungeoverlooks the lush garden, which is ideal for afternoon tea or an after-dinner rendezvous. The lavish setting is also the perfect backdrop for guests to savor an assortment of savouries and light snacks and drinks. Throughout the day, from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m., live entertainment by a two-piece band enlivens the senses.
Operating Hours: 8 a.m. to midnight daily
A relaxing poolside experience is complete as guests sip refreshing tropical drinks or freshly squeezed juices before choosing from a selection of salads and light fare. The Pool Bar at Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin allows guests to bask in the sun or retreat to the shade. Light and healthy meals are available to soothe the body and soul.
Operating Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (from April to October)