* Directions from the hotel: Out the front door, turn right, go past the second pedestrian overcrossing by about one long block. Malan is on the same side of the street as the hotel.

* Price: $ – Large noodle/rice bowl + side-dish + drink is about 20 RMB

* Style: Middle-class rice/noodle restaurant. Has English menu at the cash register.

* Reviews: About five choices for noodles and five for rice bowls. Some veg choices. About 10 minute walk from the hotel.