Detailed travel guides after opening of Xi’an-Chengdu High-speed Railway
Fifth stop: Rougamo 肉夹馍
It is the first thing to eat after arriving in Xi’an is a Rougamo. There is no need to explain – just have a try!
Recommended Rougamo: Qin Yu Rougamo (Dongmutoushi shop)
Address: 19 Dongmutoushi
Sixth stop: Pita Bread Soaked in Lamb soup 羊肉泡馍
The flavor of thick lamb soup with green caraway, red chilli sauce and sugared garlic is really very delicious.
Recommended Soaked Pita Bread: Mijia Pita Bread Soaked in Beef & Lamb Soup
Address: 3/F (Yangyang International), Shuangyu Huayuan across the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University, Yanta West Road
Seventh stop: Rice and Jujube Cake 甄糕
The most distinctive snack of Xi’an must be Rice and Jujube Cake. If you want to try it, buy it from roadside grandpa vendors, because they can make it authentic and offer a low price.
Recommended Rice and Jujube Cake: Dongnanya Rice and Jujube Cake
Address: northeast corner at Majia Shizi (northeast corner at Majia Shizi), Xiyangshi Street
Eighth stop: Cold Steamed Rice Noodles 凉皮
It is one of Shaanxi’s traditional snacks. Put the cold steamed rice noodles in a bowl and add various seasonings and side dishes like bean sprouts and caraway. Dip the noodles in the chilli sauce and the fragrance of chilli oil is really mouth-watering.
Recommended Cold Steamed Rice Noodles: Zhu Xuanmin Dami Mianpi
Address: intersection of Ximutoushi and Zhubashi (Translated by Huang Juan, Fathom Language Limited)