We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews



Chinese, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
View all details
meals, features
Reviews (981)
Filter reviews
703 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Traveller rating
See what travellers are saying:
Selected filters
Updating list...
Reviewed 5 December 2020

An upper end restaurant, serving mouthwatering roast duck and other fine Chinese cuisine. The meats are prepared to perfection, juicy, tender, and delicious.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 21 January 2020

da dong is famous for its peking duck for a reason. the presentation style of every dish (even those that weren't the star dish) was spot on, and the flavor was exploding with each bite. then, they brought out the peking duck. the entire process...was very elaborate and dignified, they cut it precisely and with so much care and skill. the waiters and waitresses that attended to our table were friendly, hospitable, and super helpful when we asked questions. the duck itself was the best duck dish in china by far!! such a delicious meal - a MUST GO if you're in Beijing!More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 17 December 2019 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel and we were not disappointed. It is located on the 5th floor of a mall. We made a reservation at 4pm and when we arrived, the place was close to empty. Hence, we had a server all to...ourselves and she was very diligent in teaching us the 3 different ways to enjoy our duck, as well as pouring our drinks for us. She also helped us to pack our leftover food and even walked us to the lift. Really stunned by the service after reading a few negative comments here. The duck was super delicious! The skin was crispy and meat tender. We also ordered 2 other dishes - a meat dish and a veggie dish. The portions were large and all the dishes were tasty. In total for 2 pax, we only paid 800+ yuan which I felt was justifiable for the service and quality of food. I would recommend coming during non-peak hours as when we left around 5.30pm (close to dinner), the customers started pouring in.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 11 December 2019

Best Peking Duck in China, you have to try it, surprisingly well priced also, great service. Spielberg has eaten here as well

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 10 December 2019 via mobile

For the amount we paid we were highly disappointed with the service and quality of food. We later found another restaurant which served a whole duck with better ingredients service at half the price. The duck was good but the fresh ingredients that came with...it were wilted and looked like it had been sitting out for some time. The staff also looked like they could not be bothered with us and we felt extremely unwelcomed. I highly recommend going else where the locals eat.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 28 November 2019 via mobile

This place was just around the corner from our hotel so walking distance. What a great find! We were able to communicate well with staff using the picture menu to point and order. Traditional duck dish was so succulent and the price for service and...food excellent. Recommended.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 16 November 2019

Trip to Beijing without trying their famous peking roast duck is imperfect. Xiao DaDong is one the highly popular restaurants that serves great roast duck with a smaller portion at reasonable price. I just ordered this half duck set meal and it's filling for 1...person. The meal ends with a complimentary ice cream too.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 9 November 2019

We've eaten Peking Duck twice in Beijing - both times at this restaurant. Both times the duck was cooked perfectly, the side dishes crisp and tasty, the salads innovative but the service a little slow - still they always seem to be busy. We booked...both times (or at least our hotel did for us) and noticed that it was full both nights we went. It's a little tricky to find in the building - look out for sign posts! Recommended.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 2 November 2019 via mobile

Tasty-skinned Peking duck. Service slow, if you’re from USA. Warning: not easy to find, so prepare yourself to decipher the labyrinthine entry.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 30 October 2019 via mobile

The duck was ok, but nothing spectacular, a bit of a challenge to order in English. The atmosphere in the restaurant is like sitting in a giant high ceiling ballroom, if not a train station. Broad menu offering various dishes apart from the roast duck...with reasonable pricing. Don’t try and order wine here, stick to pointing at the menu with your finger. Friendly staff though, but very factory like.More

Date of visit: October 2019
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Citytel Inn
235 reviews
.04 km away
Days Inn Forbidden City Beijing
648 reviews
.07 km away
East Sacred Hotel
45 reviews
.15 km away
North Garden Hotel
171 reviews
.17 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Quanjude Roast Duck (Wangfujing)
1,280 reviews
.19 km away
The Cheesecake Factory (WF CENTRAL)
76 reviews
.21 km away
Dong lai Shun Restaurant
167 reviews
.07 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Beijing APM
130 reviews
.50 km away
Wangfujing Mall
135 reviews
.26 km away
The Malls at Oriental Plaza
75 reviews
.35 km away
Oriental Plaza
53 reviews
.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
27 September 2019|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from Floyd B | Reviewed this property |
No dress code
Allan S
2 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Tony D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they accepted both Visa and Masteecard
Monica G
13 August 2015|
Response from Nicole T | Reviewed this property |
They don’t accept bookings so arrive early.
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Da Dong Roast Duck

Da Dong Roast Duck is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4