In addition to the buffets served at most Dongguan five-star hotels, visitors to this rapidly growing city can also choose from plenty of international restaurants thanks to Dongguan's large expat population. Rice cakes and dumplings as well as a thick rice noodle dish called lai fen are popular Dongguan snacks. Humen Town contains some of Dongguan's finest seafood restaurants, while Jiuba Jie is the city's main bar district.Shopping
Nancheng Fumin Commercial Pedestrian Street, located in the Nancheng District's Hongyuan section, is Dongguan's main shopping area, but nearly every major area of the city contains at least a few modern shopping centres or pedestrian streets. Humen is the place to go for cheap designer clothing as this 'factory of Hong Kong' contains no fewer than 1,000 garment enterprises.