The third Q Mex is set to open Wednesday in World City, just north of The Place, younger sibling to the original branch in Sanlitun and the middle child in Guomao.
Expect a ‘soft opening’ from Wednesday through October 1, with burritos, pastas and burgers all set at 50 kuai. The same menus, prices and deals as the other Q Mex branches should then start, including the lunch sets and weekly post-5 PM food specials — half-price pizzas on Mondays, half-price burgers on Tuesday, etc.
Meanwhile, Joe’s Bar & Kitchen will close its doors on Workers Stadium West on Monday as it shifts to a new space in Westin Hotel in Chaoyang. The team aims to have the new bar up and running within a week, with a similar food, drink and sports theme. Jia you Joe! Here’s a map.
And the former Beer Mania space is now almost completely transformed into a barbecue joint. That sturdy bar is long gone, the drum kit bid bye bye last week and only a few remnants, like the window lettering, remind of Beer Mania. The new owners went with the tried and tried and called their venture “Sanlitun BBQ.”Check out my lists of Beijing food deals and drink deals. Also get updates via Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. And check out my sibling sites Grape Wall of China, World Baijiu Day and World Marselan Day. If this site helped you find new bars, restaurants, foods and drinks, or saved you money, consider helping to cover the hosting and other costs with a WeChat or PayPal donation.