Located in the guest house complex in Beijing, the Diaoyutai State Guest restaurant is an excellent Chinese fine-dining restaurant. The guest house complex hosts a lot of buildings, houses and also beautiful gardens. Regarded as one of the 10 greatest buildings in China, the complex was constructed in 1959 to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the People’s Republic of China.
The hotel complex was previously used to house offices of many foreign officials and dignitaries and also acted as the residence of famous Chinese leaders including the Mao Zedong, Jiang Qing, Chen Boda and Kang Sheng. It also has been used by the Central Revolution Group during the Cultural revolution.