Honghe dining will bring you some information about what to eat and where to eat in Honghe. The biggest characteristic of the diet in Honghe Prefecture is that most of them are natural and pollution-free green food. There are a wide range of vegetables and even many wild vegetables with medicinal value. Besides, there are also some insect dishes you can try.
What to Eat in Honghe
Cross-the-bridge rice noodle and Shiping tofu are two things you can not miss when travelling in Honghe. In addition, When you are in Yuanyang, Yuanyang beef, Hani carp, field snail and Tianpeng chicken are also worth a try.
Cross Bridge Noodle is a specialty in south Yunnan with more than 300 years history. Originated from Mengzi City, Cross Bridge Noodle is the most distinctive local food in Honghe Prefecture.
Shiping, a mysterious and beautiful place in southern of Yunnan Province, has been produced Tofu for more than 400 years. Shiping Tofu is roasted and sold generally.
Steam Pot Chicken(汽锅鸡)
Steam pot chicken is one of specialties with more than 200 years history in south Yunnan. Jianshui produces a picturesque clay pottery steamer named steam pot, which is designed for steaming food.
Jianshui Roasted Tofu(建水烧豆腐)
Jianshui Roasted Tofu, also named Linan Tofu, is the traditional delicacy in Jianshui County. After the program A Bite of China, a large documentary film in China, Jianshui Roasted Tofu has been renown all over China.
Owing to abundant rainfall and adequate sunshine, Honghe is an ideal growing place for many fruits. Pomegranate and apple in Mengzi City, banana and mango in Yuanyang County, pineapple, banana and litchi in Hekou County are fresh and cheap.
- Shiping Fried Fish in Shiping County
- Badawan Feast in Mengzi City
- Shiping Tofu with Cordate Houttuynia
- Insects Dish in Yunnan
Where to Eat in Honghe
Cross-the-bridge Rice Noodle Shops
- Qiao Xiang Yuan(桥香园过桥米线)
Address: No.82, Yinhe Road, Mengzi City, Honghe Prefecture红河州蒙自市银河路82号
- Juhua Cross-the-bridge Rice Noodle of Wang Family(王记菊花过桥米线)
Address: No.45, Yinhe Road, Mengzi City, Honghe Prefecture红河州蒙自市银河路45号
- Hong Xin Yuan Juhua Cross-the-bridge Rice Noodle(红鑫园菊花过桥米线)
Address: No.63, Wencui Road, Mengzi City, Honghe Prefecture红河州蒙自市文萃路63号
- Mengzi Juhua Cross-the-bridge Rice Noodle(老字号蒙自菊花过桥米线)
Address: Intersection of Shangqing Road and Hongyan Road, Mile City, Hognhe Prefecture红河州弥勒市上清路与红烟路交叉口
Other Restaurants in Honghe
- Xiang Man Lou(香满楼)
Address: No.63, Hanlin Street, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture建水县翰林街63号
- Linan Restaurant(临安饭店)
Address: No.46, Linan Road, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture建水县临安路46号
- Fu Ji Cai(福籍菜)
Address: No.363, Linan Road, Linan Town, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture红河州建水县临安镇临安路363号
- Liujun Restaurant(六军饭店)
Address: Xinchen Highway, Xinjie Town, Yuanyang County, Honghe Prefecture元阳县新街镇新陈公路
- Duoyishu Restaurant(多依树菜馆)
Address: Pugao Laozhai Village, Shengcun Duoyishu, Xinjie Town, Yuanyang County, Honghe Prefecture元阳县新街镇胜村多依树普高老寨
- Banjing Tofu House of Zeng Family(建水曾记板井豆腐坊)
Address: No.26, Xizheng Street, Jianshui County, Honghe Prefecture红河州建水县西正街26号
- Garden of Yang Family(杨家花园)
Address: No.24, Hongjin Street, Linan Town, Jianshui County建水县古城中心临安镇红井街24号