Top 9 Cuisine Restaurants

1.Xiangyun Huiguan Courtyard Restaurant (Xiangyun Street Branch)

Behind its small façade, there is a whole new world. The courtyard-style ancient building is simple and quiet. It fits the ideal environment as put by Chinese literati and it offers various authentic Yunnan cuisines. Rustic wild-range Chicken is the specialty. Maize, carrots and other vegetables are available at a very affordable price. In addition, dishes such as steam hot pot chicken and beef ham are also very good.
Average per person: RMB 76
Open hours: 10:00 - 22:00, Monday to Sunday
Address: No. 43, Xiangyun Street, Nanping District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China

2.Jing Chuan Wild Mushrooms

This shop is a well-known wild mushroom hot pot brand in Kunming. The store offers various edible fungi. Chicken soup is the best choice for the hot pot as its taste goes well with the fungi. There are many Yunnan fungi, such as Boletus Edulis, bamboo fungus and Matsutake mushroom. The waiter is very helpful and will provide the boiling time for each fungus.
Average per person: RMB 148
Open hours: 9:00 - 21:30, Monday to Sunday
Address: No. 180, Guanxing Road, Guandu District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China

3.One Western House

A bungalow of such a style is a rare thing in Kunming. It comes with a yard and is quite elegant. The restaurant retains the original quaint style, and the interior decoration is also exquisitely designed. The restaurant is not far from Cuihu, and guests can have a great view through each window. The restaurant mainly offers Yunnan cuisine. Hibiscus tofu, Crossing-bridge Perch and Crispy Duck are all signature dishes. Crossing-bridge Perch is a little bit spicy, but the fish fillet is tender and delicate. The fennel dumpling soup is light and pleasant. Modern Baba is crisp outside and soft inside. The overall environment is pleasant and the dishes are very satiating.
Average per person: RMB 87
Open Hours: Monday to Sunday 11:00-13:30 and 17:00-20:00
Address: No. 7-9, East Huashan Road, Wuhua District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China

4.Rainforest Xiaozhu Yuwei Sour Soup Hot Pot (New Southwest Plaza Branch)

This is the widely welcomed sour soup Dai People hot pot. Its dining environment is stylish and elegant. There is a wide range of ingredients for selection, the snacks provided are very popular, the sauce has local characteristics, and there are many help yourself fruits and cold dishes. Not surprisingly, there is often a long queue.
Average per person: RMB 83
Open hours: 11:00 - 22:00, Monday to Sunday
Address: 4F, Xin Xinan Plaza, Central Renmin Road, Wuhua District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China

5.Zui Yunnan Folk Flavor Hotel (Dongsi Branch)

Zui Yunnan is has become a rising star of Kunming's catering industry in recent years. The characteristically decorated façade, the small antique building, and the interior decoration demonstrate the elements of the local ethnic groups of Yunnan. It looks antique and is unique. This Yunnan restaurant gathers the whole range of flavors in Yunnan. The specialties in the store include Mabang Beef Soup Hot Pot, Nujiang Boqi Meat, and trotters dipped in special sauce and juice. As the queue can be long and boring, nuts like melon seeds and broad beans are kindly provided while you wait.
Average per person: RMB 86
Open hours: 9:30 - 14:00 and 16:30-21:30, Monday to Sunday
Address:
No. 2, North Yard, Dongxi Sita Pedestrian Street, East Dongsi Street, Xishan District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China (opposite Jinrizhao Building)

6.Mushroom King Matsutake Restaurant

This well-known old hot pot restaurant is packed when the season of wild fungi comes in summer. All the fungi here are very fresh. The waiter will help the guests to send ingredients in to the hot pot, all of which is part of the service. The soup gets thicker and more delicious after a certain time of boiling.
Average per person: RMB 197
Open hours: 10:00 - 22:00, Monday to Sunday
Address:
No. 141, Baohai Road (close to Baohai Park), Guandu District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China

7.Hai Di Lao Hot Pot (Tongde Plaza Branch)

The national loved hot pot brand has a chain restaurant Tongde Plaza. The service is good as always and the enthusiastic foodies fill the restaurant. The signature dishes such as smooth mashed beef chuck, smooth mashed shrimp chunk and noodles are also available here. The service and the food is good for the not that cheap pricing.
Average per person: RMB 113
Open hours: 09:00 - 07:00, Monday to Sunday
Address: 4F, Tongde Plaza, No. 928, Beijing Road, Guandu District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China

8.Fish Joy

Most dishes on this menu are fish. Among them, the mullet has received many praises from the diners. The fish fillets are cut very thin, making them tender and delicious. A great variety of sauces are served with the dishes and can be chosen at will. You can build your favorite taste.
Average per person: RMB 70
Open hours: 11:00 - 22:00, Monday to Sunday
Address:
Shop 205-207, 2F, Building 26, Huanqianfang, Shili Xincheng, South Caiyun Road, Chenggong District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China

9.Gongga Chao Niu (Dongsi Street)

The signature ingredients for the Chaozhou-Shantou region hot pot provided by this restaurant are beef and beef products. The ingredients are good quality fresh beef, raw beef balls, chilled beef slices, and so on, which are all much favored items. The restaurant boasts a pleasant ambience and excellent service with waiters who are willing and able to assist the guests with knowing the best time for boiling each dish.
Average per person: RMB 104
Open hours: 8:00 - 22:00, Monday to Sunday
Address: No. 1 Beilang, Dongsi Street, Xishan District, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China (opposite to Jinrizhao Building)