How to Identify Halal Food in China?

Posted on November 26, 2016

For many new-comers in China, one of the main problems encountered is food and for those of Muslim faith, one common question arises:

Is halal food available in China?

Answer is “Yes“, Halal food is widely available in China. Almost every city/province in China you can find halal food, products or restaurants. And  usually most of the Muslim restaurants/halal restaurants run by Chinese Muslims.

Another often-asked question is,

How to recognize and where to find Halal food/products/restaurants in China?

Halal is known as 清真 (Qīngzhèn) in China and recently, there are more and more places where Halal food/product can be bought. These particular places can be recognized by the words 清真 written in front of the shops or restaurants.

Halal food/product can also be bought in various ordinary supermarkets and are recognizable in a similar way, that is, by seeing the words 清真 on the packets.

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Let’s see few examples of common Halal Food, Products, Restaurants found in China :

Halal Sign on Yogurt, available in almost every supermarket, store.

Halal Sign on Mango Juice Bottle

Halal Sign on Milk packet, available in almost every supermarket, store.

Halal Chinese Restaurant

Feel free to leave a comment if you have any question or suggestions.


  1. Ali

    February 22, 2017 at 4:28 pm

    akta jinis buslam na mango halal r haram er ki ase.

    • Tarekul Islam

      February 23, 2017 at 9:45 am

      ensure korar jonno je ei juice e emon kono ingredient use kora hoy nai jeta Halal na.

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