Fish dishes of Chongqing Gourmets for you
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Along with hot pot, stick foods, noodles, there is one more delicious food in Chongqing that you could never miss. It’s the fish.
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Huguo Hot-Potted Corydoras
This is a restaurant opening for many years at Lianglukou. The unique flavor of the fish is unforgettable and as good as ever since it was opened. And it is quite worthy for your pocket. When the pot comes, you will be surprised by its look, and stunned by its fragrance. So spicy and so mouth-watering! The cattle of a fish is as big as your palm. When you taste a little bit, the delicacy will fully satisfy your appetite!
Spending per person: 78 yuan
Address: No. 62-1, Shangda Tianwan, Yuzhong District (470m from the Gate 6 of Lianglukou Station)
Xiang Yu is a Chinese-style restaurant that spreads in all over Chongqing city, and its most recommended dish is the Steamed Fish Head with Chopped Hot Chili. Since the dish is steamed, the hot chili flavor can enter into the flesh. Just use chopsticks to take some of it into the gravy and then you’ll find its exquisite, smooth, hot and rich flavors.
Spending per person: 80 yuan
Address 1: F4, Block C, Longfor Shidai Paradise, Changjiang 2nd Road
Address 2: F4, Landmark, Danzishi CBD Gate, No. 69, Taichang Road
Jipinxuan Beidu Fish Village
It opens for almost 20 years with gourmets from all over China. Only Beidu fish are sold here, which is the specialty here. There are 3 flavors: hot-spicy, pickled, and tomato. You can even ask the chef to blend these 3 flavors into one dish. It is worth mentioning that the more fish you order, the more appetizers you will get for free.
Spending per person: 61 yuan
Address: No. 42, Changjiang 2nd Road, Daping
Ran’s Bean Salted Fish Hot-pot
This restaurant, located at an old building of 1980s in Chongqing, has a sense of the age. But the food is super delicious! The fish is oil stir-fried, and the skin is crispy and fresh. It is bean salted flavored, with fragrant aroma and strong, lasting tastes.
Spending per person: 46 yuan
Address: Opposite of Zaoqin Village, Shipingqiao Street, Jiulongpo District (Near Sanxia Paints Company)
Liangjiangshui Pickled Fish
The ingredients of the pot are home-made pickles, carrots and other seasonings. Then stir-fry with the gravy stewed more than 20hrs. Fish flavor is rich, with hot, fresh pickles. You can also add some green pepper oil on it. Yummy!
Spending per person: 50 yuan
Address: Inner Taoran Daguanyuan, Hong’en Temple, Jiangbei District
(Translated by Feng Jinchao, Fathom Language Limited)