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Changchun Dinner Club 2017


Changchun Dinner Club 2017

We seek to find interesting places to eat .drink and be merry!

Location: The Chun
Members: 63
Latest Activity: Dec 6, 2018

A bit of history for those who are interested


When I lived in London (pre-internet days!) I was invited to join a Chinese dinner club by a friend from Shanghai. You were allowed to bring one guest who was immediately invited to join the group. Great fun. I met a lot of interesting characters and discovered the Chinese restaurants in London


Fast forward a few years and when I was in Singapore we used to organise monthly dinners - french, Indonesian, Italian, Egyptian - again great fun with up to 50 people coming along


Now we are in the Chun - lets do the same!


All ideas welcome!

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What do we like about French Food?

Started by Richard Roman Oct 15, 2011. 0 Replies

In honour of our next meeting being a French night, what do we love about French food? Camambert, Brie,  Snails in garlic, French sauces, Boeuf Bourginion (?), patisseries, croissants, pate de foie …Continue

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Comment by Nancy Yu on October 14, 2012 at 20:01

I'm new here and i live in changchun.I know a restaurant all kinds of car models are presented!! It's a ideal place for those who love cars!

Comment by Richard Roman on August 23, 2012 at 14:26

Tuesday September 4th

We are going to a special restaurant here in Changchun to launch our Autumn season - Goose Island. This restaurant has lakes, walkways through a park and a boating lake with a quite unique atmosphere. A true experience to come to this famous restaurant. Come early and stroll through the gardens - this is a magical place!

We have booked the following dishes:

Mushroom and wild grass salad

Beansprouts and Chinese cabbage

Snow vegetables and Mung bean terrine

mashed potatoes with mushrooms and a tangy goose sauce


Goose Legs

Baby Goose - Cantonese style ( a bit like Beijing Duck)

Grilled Pork neck

Goose Liver


Omelette with bitter cucumber

Corn cakes with a goose sauce


Blueberry and Shanyao

The total price is just 60 RMB excluding drinks (Beer is 5 Yuan a bottle). There are a limited number of spaces - just 24 - so please book early!

Comment by Richard Roman on August 7, 2012 at 12:08

The next dinner club meeting will be in September and will be at Goose Island. More details nearer the time

Comment by Lori Rai on May 16, 2012 at 18:45

sounds wonderful...can't wait.  Bring on the pelmeni..and sauce. 

Comment by Richard Roman on May 11, 2012 at 10:56

Hi David. it should start at 7.30pm. Check out the events page here

Comment by David Puckett (白大卫) on May 11, 2012 at 10:30
Hi, about what time will the meal begin?
Comment by Richard Roman on April 29, 2012 at 22:51

Vera, Yana, Katya and Irina will be working with derek to provide a special Russian evening

Dishes include (but not limited to):

pirdzhki (two kinds with apple and chicken)

mashed potato

Zimny/Fish salad

pelmeni ( a special kind of meat dumpling)

Russian pancakes

....and maybe more including a free shot of real vodka

there will also be a music performance

price and full details as soon as derek and the girls have organised everything.

Book now to reserve your seat!


Comment by Lori Rai on April 29, 2012 at 19:15

Russian dinner May 22nd?  Please do tell me more and when can I sign up??

Comment by Richard Roman on April 6, 2012 at 1:03

A great evening at Wilhelms Backsubbe restaurant

The next evening will be Russian and Irina is going to be co-ordinating!

Comment by Elliott.B on April 2, 2012 at 13:16

French Food,very special.....


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