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Shaanxi Grand Opera House Xi'an

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Dumplings dinner and one-hour live show

My wife and I went to the Shaanxi Grand Opera House for dinner followed by the “Tang Dynasty... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Enjoyed the Evening

We had the dumpling Banquet - which was nice. Then the show which was very good, for the price it... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
John and Deb K
Karratha, Australia
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to the Shaanxi Grand Opera House for dinner followed by the “Tang Dynasty Show”. Dinner was rice wine, cold starters and a never-ending supply of mixed savoury dumplings. All very nice. The show comprised ten alternating percussion and dance sections...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank StephenGlobeTrotter
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We had the dumpling Banquet - which was nice. Then the show which was very good, for the price it was a good evening of food and entertainment.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John and Deb K
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

It was a great night for me overall. We had the dumpling banquet, which they serve 16 different kinds of dumpling. It was okay, I was happy but I felt it could be improved. The show on the other hand was excellent. Its a must...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jermonster
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We thought we’d give it a try, the food wasn't anything to write home about , the show was nice enough, pretty costumes and nice dancing, nothing spectacular but we didn’t expect it to be. We went along expecting some light entertainment and that’s what...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank geraldine t
Reviewed 9 June 2018

My wife and I recently had the dinner and show deal. The dinner consisted of many different kinds of dumplings and was very good. The show is pretty touristy. They performed musical numbers. Everything was pretty colorful and the music was OK, but it sure...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I think this was a waste of time and money. The show itself was not professional and boring. A dumpling dinner package is available and the best part of this event. Seating is good, bu the lobby is full of people pushing and shoving. Stay...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

A colourful presentation of dance attributed to a Tang Dynasty era allegedly. Commentary in Chinese and English and a multi lingual program is handed out on arrival at the theatre. A nice presentation, comfortable seating and good views from all seats. Groups arriving just before...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank NigelG407
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We totally enjoyed our evening here. Our dumpling dinner was delicious. All of them were cooked well and full of flavour. I thought we might have still been hungry but that was not so. The show itself was spectacular with a rich variety to entertain...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Randall K
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This was was one the best experiences we had on our trip so far. We opted to book the Royal Banquet which included a magnificent 6 course dinner and show. It was also my wife's birthday and they surprised her with a bowl of noodles...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JacquesBez69
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This was not on our tour, but arranged by our guide. It included a dumpling dinner, with many dumplings shaped like the foods they contained, e.g. a duck's neck and bill on the duck dumping. There was also a picture card showing and explaining each...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank L9393NIrobertm
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8 November 2016|
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Response from bransom_13 | Reviewed this property |
Same here, the cost was buried in the price of our our package. Try web site xiantangdynastyshow for prices
10 January 2015|
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Response from Tony T | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can that's what we did.