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Donghuamen Night Market is located to the east of the city centre in Beijing, China. One can find a row of unusual food stalls. An array of Chinese food delicacies are on display with people bustling around to experience some new tastes, Items such as sheep's penis, offal soup, deep fried crickets, centipedes & lizards are available to eat on a stick. There are also the more widely recognised Western options such as spring rolls, dumplings, crab cakes and candy fruit, to name a few, for the not so brave. All stalls display their food selections in both Chinese (Mandarin) and English. All the food is displayed raw and is deep fried in a large Wok upon request.

"Originated from the east of Donganmen street to the north of Chenguang Street, Donghuamen Night Market collected more than 60 speciality snacks throughout the country based on Beijing snacks. In 2000, to carry forward the Chinese culinary culture and enhance the friendly exchanges with foreign countries, the people's government of Dongcheng District rebuilt for dainty snacks. Assembling nearly 100 kinds famous, special, delicious and new snacks from all over China, integrating the delicacies with the culture and sightseeing. The night market becomes an enchanting scenery of the Capitals' night when the evening lights are lit."





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