If you are interested in trying traditional Chinese snacks, then a good choice is a visit to Wanfeng Snack City, an all-in-one destination for a range of Chinese finger food.
Established in 2010, the three-floor, 16,000-square-meter snack center can accommodate up to 2,000 people. It offers 1,000 types of foods from the 56 ethnic groups in China, according to the management of the company. It is reportedly the world's biggest snack shop.
The snack city is tourist-friendly and ideal for anyone curious about Chinese snacks. It is a great place to stroll around for a couple of hours during mealtimes. It is like a mega-sized buffet where one can choose whatever one wants and either sit down to eat or eat while looking around.
Daily, 10 am-9 pm, 306 Wanfeng Lu, Fengtai district, Beijing. (Turn north under Wanfeng Qiao, west of Fengyi Qiao on West Third Ring Road.) 010-6488-6868. [China.org.cn]