Guo Li Zhuang
Guo Li Zhuang is a restaurant brand that specializes in dishes prepared from the genitals (penises
The penis is a biological feature of male animals including both vertebrates and invertebrates...

 and testicles) of male animals from a wide variety of species such as horse, ox, donkey, dog, deer
Deer penis
In traditional Chinese medicine, a deer penis is said to have important therapeutic properties. Deer penis and powdered deer penis is commonly sold in Chinese pharmacies. Like turtle's blood and penis, deer penis is also popular in Taiwan and is one of the "delicacies" served in large jars in...

, goat, sheep, and snake. The first restaurant was opened by the Guo family in the Chinatown of Atlanta, Georgia in 1956 on the occasion of the birth of Jason Guo, the eldest son in the 7th generation of the Guo family. The first Guo Li Zhuang restaurant in Beijing was opened in November 2006. Since then, restaurants have been opened in several locations in Beijing. The name of the restaurant is derived from homophones of the family name of its founder (Guo), the family name of his wife (Li), as well as the nickname of his son (Zhuang) and literally means "the strength inside the pot". The dishes are supposed to include medicinal secrets passed down in the Guo family and are often given poetic names such as "The Essence of the Golden Buddha," "Phoenix Rising," "Jasmine Flowers with 1,000 Layers", "Look for the Treasure in the Desert Sand", "Head crowned with a Jade Bracelet", and "Dragon in the Flame of Desire".


  • Xicheng District, Deshengmen, Beijing: 北京市西城区德胜门桥南西海东沿甲1号 (closed)
  • Dongcheng District, Beijing: 北京市东城区东四十条桥西500米南侧, 39.933481°N 116.42733°E
  • Haidian District, Beijing: 北京市海淀区北四环西路88-1号(空军指挥学院北门)
  • Chaoyang District, Beijing: 北京市朝阳区东三环中路中服大厦三层(国贸桥东北角)
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