Happy (Chinese) New Year!

If you are reading this, it means you were part of an incredible year for Lost Plate. 2016 was big for us. Really big. We expanded into two new cities (Chengdu and Beijing), grew our team immensely, and had a blast while doing it. Our mission is to change the …

Lost Plate Interviewed on Beijing Radio

The excitement and attention just keeps rolling in for Lost Plate. This week we were interviewed by Gail who hosts a radio show in Beijing called FM Lifestyle which is focused on introducing lifestyle, entertainment, services and creative projects around China. The 25 minute interview touched on everything from who …

Beijing Publications Feature Lost Plate

We’re happy when our guests are happy. We’re even more happy when word about what we do spreads so much that we are featured in not one, but three premiere publications in Beijing! That’s right…Time Out, The Beijinger and That’s Beijing featured Lost Plate in their publications within our first …

Lost Plate Launches Beijing Food Tours

China’s top-rated food tours are now available in Beijing! For two years, Lost Plate has taken guests on culinary adventures in both Xian and Chengdu. They have their own tuktuks that zoom through the narrow streets and alleys of the city to get tourists off the beaten path and eat …

United Hemispheres Magazine Features Lost Plate

United Airlines made an exciting announcement this year when they created America’s first direct route between the USA and China.  Starting in May, United will offer this flight three days a week on their state-of-the-art 787 Dreamliner. If you have traveled to Xian from the US, you know it’s not …

Lost Plate Launches Chengdu Food Tours

Sichuan Hotpot isn’t Chengdu’s only claim to fame in the culinary world. While this is one must-have dish in the city also known for its pandas, there is a whole world of spicy and unique dishes Chengdu locals enjoy. The best part? You no longer have to worry about how …

Lost Plate Receives 100th 5-Star Review

It’s been a great ride so far, and we can’t thank our guests enough for agreeing that we provide the best experience that Xian has to offer. This month, we received our 100th 5-star Trip Advisor review and we’d like to share some of our favorites with you: The last …

Watch: Lost Plate Founder Featured on CNN

We were so excited when CNN contacted us and asked our Founder and Guide, Ruixi Hu, to be featured as a Xian Food Expert for their series highlighting the Silk Road.  You can watch the episode in it’s entirety, which includes Ruixi’s interview with CNN’s Sumnima Udas. “I was so …