Blog Tag - Vineyard Cafe

A Drink With: Vineyard Café and Arrow Factory Restaurateur Will Yorke, Who Reveals His Boozy Escapades
While many of us thankfully can’t recall our worst nights out, Will Yorke remembers one such awful occasion all too vividly. In fact, it was the...
Get Stuff'd While You Still Can: Hutong Sausage and Suds Favorite Being Bricked Up, But Remains Open for Business (For Now)
And the hits just keep coming. Yet another hutong favorite has fallen on hard times, thanks to the relentless bricking-up of street-level businesses...
R Can't Keep Me Down: The Tenacious Beijing Bars and Restaurants That Survived And Reopened After 2017's Endless Chai-ing
It's been a tough year for Beijing foodies and barflies, what with all the longtime favorites that have succumbed to chai-ing and bricklaying. Yet...
R2 Vineyard Café: Old Favorite Survives Wudaoying Closure with New Chaowai Soho Kitchen
Though longtime Beijingers have fond memories of the pioneering Western food at Vineyard Café since it opened a decade ago, owner Will Yorke wasn’t...
DP Dead On the Vine: Wudaoying Stalwart Vineyard Cafe Shutting Down, But Set to Soon Open Chaowai Soho Delivery Kitchen
After 11 years of serving tasty Western fare in Wudaoying Hutong, Vineyard Cafe has announced that it's closing its doors. Owner Will Yorke sent a...
Wudaoying Favorite Vineyard Cafe Tells of 10 Years of Pizza Making Experience
In this Pizza Profile we hear from Will Yorke, owner of the Vineyard Cafe, about what keeps the ravenous Wudaoying-stomping throngs coming back for...
How to Eat Like Xi Jinping Did in the UK, Without Leaving Beijing
Updted October 29 12:15pm Xi Jinping's recent jaunt over to jolly ol' England where he visited a local pub to eat some fish and chips and drink a...
Mountainous Toppings and Spindly Thin Crusts at Vineyard Cafe
To get you in the mood for the ongoing voting in the 2014 Pizza Cup (see the Elite 8 here), we sent our minions out to patrol the streets for pizza....
2013 Burger Cup: Vineyard Cafe vs. Stuff'd
The Beijinger Burger Cup is back for another year and this your chance to vote for your favorite burgers before we arrange a face-to-face cook-...
Capital Bites: Pork Cutlets, Shanghai Snacks and an Ambulance to Dinner
The year's already off to an exciting start, with the best pork chop I've had in awhile, authentic Shanghai snacks coming to Sanlitun, Two Guys...
Last Orders: Will Yorke, Owner, Vineyard Cafe and The Vineleaf
“Last Orders” is a regular magazine column in which we ask noteworthy Beijingers to imagine their final meal before leaving the city for good....
First Look: The Vine Leaf (new Vineyard Café project)
It was supposed to be called The Arrow Factory, named after Jianchang Hutong, the alleyway it sits on connecting Wudaoying Hutong with Guozijian (...
BJ Pizza Wars V: Vineyard Cafe vs Alba
Calling all twitterati, fixed-wheel cyclists, jazz cats and denizens of the Drum and Bell Towers. Get out of bed already, ‘cos this Pizza Wars is for...
Dining Extra: Vineyard Expansion, New Duck de Chine, Fish Nation and More
A few more notes to add from the wonderful world of Beijing dining, with lots going on this week. Vineyeard Cafe owner Will Yorke is set to open a...
BJ Burger Wars: The Box Vs Vineyard Café
Beijing has great roast duck. A Great Wall. A Great, embalmed Helmsman. But does it have any great burgers? In the spirit of Burger Burger Mondays...