A tribute to Charlie Chaplin, this is the first-floor lounge of the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Decades ago, Charlie's was one of the few bars in town where Westerners could go tie one on. This has earned a special spot in the heart of many an old China Hand. Today the clientele is largely hotel guests, but a daily happy hour is still draw to outsiders.
Have a lot of stories but don't know how to tell them with charisma and style? The people down at Charlie's Bar in Crowne Plaza want to help you out. They're doing a two-hour storytelling workshop from 3–5pm on March 22nd so that you can...
Mamagushi and Zmack improv comedy troupe present 7 Deadly Sins: True Life Stories of Revenge, Regret and Red Hot Sex . Lots of improv folks and story tellers will converge upon Charlie's bar to tell life stories having to do with the 7...
Every Saturday night in the summer, this hotel bar offers barbecue dishes from 5:30-10pm for 188rmb (all you can eat), plus two-for-one drinks until 2am Live music, probably playing pop and classic rock. It's that kind of vibe.
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