Wuhan's food and cuisine will have you wanting more with so much on offer you won't know what to try first! Below is a list of Hubei's delicacies.
Hot Noodles with Sesame Paste
Hot Noodles with Sesame Paste is very popular among Wuhan people as a breakfast staple, being both cheap and practical. Wuhan Hot Noodles with Sesame Paste and Shanxi Sliced Noodles, Guangdong and Guangxi Fried Noodles, Sichuan Style Noodles and Northern Noodles with Soybean Paste are known collectively as The Famous Five Noodles in China. One of the best places to try delicious Hot Noodles with Sesame Paste is the aptly named Cai Lin Hot Noodles with Sesame Paste Restaurant.
Bean Curd Skin without Pepper
Bean Curd Skin without Pepper is also a popular breakfast dish for Wuhan people, being famous for its stuffing, fresh meat, egg and shrimp. The fried bean curd skin is utterly delicious. You can sample it in the equally well-named Laotongcheng Bean Curd Skin without Pepper Restaurant.
The Chicken Soup in Pottery Pot cooked by Wuhan Small Peach Garden Restaurant has a very special flavor due to the fact that the chicken is from Huangpo District and Xiaogan City, and is first boiled in a pottery pot with boiling water on the hot fire and is then stewed on the small fire. As a result, the soup is delicious and the chicken is tender and well-done. It is simply not to be missed.
Si Jimei Steamed Buns
Si Jimei Steamed Buns in Wuhan are the result of the continuous evolution of traditional cooking methods employed in making them. Si Jimei Steamed Buns have a thin skin, fresh stuffing and a delicious taste, and can be divided into many kinds according to the different varieties of stuffing. As a result, there is certain to be something for everyone.
Wuhan Food Streets Hubu Lane Breakfast Street
It is an ancient lane of Ming Dynasty. From 1930s to 1990s, many breakfast stalls began to gather in Hubu Lane, including 70 kinds of breakfasts, among which 30 are Wuhan local snacks. In this breakfast street, you can taste Hot Noodles with Sesame Paste and Chinese Doughnuts, and drink rice wine.
Qiaokou Food Street
It is the biggest food street in Wuhan, being 1,200 meters long. There are about 30 restaurants and hotels on both sides. You can eat Sichuan Cuisine, Guangdong Cuisine, seafood, hot pot and other snacks in Qiaokou Food Street, which is located at Qiaokou Road in Qiaokou District of Wuhan.
Jiqing Food Street
In this food street, there are more than one hundred stalls, which offer all kinds of popular snacks. Besides, people can also watch the folk artists’ performances. Jiqing Food Street is located at Jiqing Street in Jiang’an District of Wuhan.
Shouyi Garden Food Street
Shouyi Garden Food Street is famous throughout the country, gathering Hubei snacks and other famous snacks. Besides, you can also watch the Hubei folk art performances here. Shouyi Garden is called Town God’s Temple in Wuhan. In each Spring Festival, there will be grand-scale temple fairs being held there.