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Muslim Quarter

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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“street food”(259 reviews)
“lamb”(91 reviews)
“skewers”(66 reviews)
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West of Bell Drum Towers Square , Beilin District, Xi'an 710000, China
+86 173 6014 1905
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Reviewed yesterday

We did the Lost Plate experience at night. It was great, as we went by tuk tuk, and got to experience the bustle of the area. It was an amazing sensory experience from site, sound, smell and taste. The area is extremely active. The site...More

Thank Sondra W
Reviewed yesterday

This bustling area is filled with food stalls, restaurants, shops and people from every part of the globe. It's almost overwhelming and a wonderful opportunity to explore. Don't miss the roasted lamb skewers which are mouthwatering treats. There are some great bargains to be had...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The streets were crazy busy, but the food was worth it. We speak no Chinese and had no problem either pointing at what we wanted or taking a picture of an item and pointing at that. If you can, set up We Chat on your...More

Thank davethetemp
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is lots to see and eat. Wander through this street market and get a flavor of the local cuisine. Oodles of street food and restaurants: beef, mutton, noodles, …lots of exotic delicacies to try. There are plenty of souvenirs and crafts to buy.

Thank Betty C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

With my guide Cathy from odynovo we went for a tour and lunch on muslim street in xi an ,what a wonderful experience. The people ,the food,the smells and the experience of the amazing muslim street food. My guide Cathy did an amazing job of...More

Thank ampow2547
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was fabulous to see so many local people with a hint of tourists in the Muslim Quarter. So many stalls and different foods to sample. You will find the Chinese hamburger, famous noodles - kneaded in front of you for some examples. Great dumplings...More

Thank 127Higgs
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great place to amble up and down absorbing the sights and sounds (and scents) from the different food stalls. We visited at the end of the afternoon and there were plenty of local people buying food and snacks making this more than just a...More

Thank StellaPyrenees
Reviewed 4 days ago

Busy street with food vendors lined on both sides of the street. Preparation of foods in the old fashion way. Go with an empty stomach - lots of food to eat

Thank RaviA651
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having been to other Muslim and religious areas throughout the world, this seemed much more like a tourist "trap" and less like a tourist experience.

Thank Skocean2018
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A visit to Xian is considered uncompleted without visiting the Muslim Quarter. Just be sure to bring a really empty stomach and a sense of adventure for food to the table😉

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21 August 2018|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
There is a Sofitel close by, very nice and within walking distance of the Muslim Market.
11 December 2017|
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Response from Carlos C | Reviewed this property |
I was there a couple weeks ago. Everything was up and running, it seems to me that they are open year round.
18 June 2017|
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Response from guy b | Reviewed this property |
No dress rules per se ....but be sensitive to the fact that it is a Muslim market .....slacks and covered arms for the ladies shows respect .