Unheard of Chinese Street Food You MUST Try | Farmers Market in China! China Cuisine

  • Published on Dec 13, 2015
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    I visited this local market near the outskirts of Chengdu, Sichuan, China, and found Chinese street food and the atmosphere to be mind blowing and exciting! It was truly an experience visiting this Chinese street market! So much food and Sichuan ingredients, so many flavours to try!
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    I visited this morning market on a Sunday morning in Chengdu at 8am with an empty stomach and money to blow with the goal of tasting foods and chatting with as many locals as possible. This is a true China experience. It was so busy, with so many people, so many things to buy and look at, tons of vegetables, meat, live chickens, live hens, live roosters, everything you could want really. Fresh handmade noodles, fresh Sichuan cold "liangbancai", and a huge meat market deli area with hanging pork and beef to choose from. All of the locals were friendly and talkative, although a bit surprised to see a foreigner walking through the area!
    If you're visiting China as a tourist, you'll definitely want to take a walk through a busy morning market like this. There are countless street foods to try and people to chat to (If you speak a little mandarin). This market was mind blowing!
    Rather than trying hot pot in Chengdu or hot pot in Chongqing, you could try some way cooler food in Chengdu at local market like this. This should be a top priority in my opinion!
    Chinese cuisine is so diverse, and I consider myself lucky to be able to live in Sichuan, eating Sichuan food everyday, tasting all the top Chinese foods to try whenever I want. I've decided to stay living in China for at least another 2 or 3 years to get the feel of it and eat as much as I can!
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Comments • 4 927

  • Rahul Mehta
    Rahul Mehta 5 days ago

    At 7:42 - Cigar smoke came out in a liquid form.
    That's hilarious

  • lip poh
    lip poh 8 days ago

    Trevor cool,so far he dislike intestines,let’s motivate him try more intestines😄

  • Satish Adari
    Satish Adari 9 days ago

    Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, waiting for this sound again and again

  • Anthero Zoldyck
    Anthero Zoldyck 9 days ago


  • tahir Ali
    tahir Ali 10 days ago

    Sir please visit our country
    Pakistan 🇵🇰 city lahore

  • Ripon's Journey
    Ripon's Journey 13 days ago

    Trevor, i request you to make a food journey in Bangladesh where you must find food varieties and traditional way of food habit and lifestyle . I am your big fan That's why i try to watch all of your videos.

  • ナ ナ
    ナ ナ 19 days ago

    It’s a pity that my mom told me not to eat street food
    Even I’m a Chinese I envy you

  • ray potter
    ray potter 20 days ago

    The lady that gave the soup bones was beautiful! Charming, welcoming, and friendly..

  • leeway Y
    leeway Y 20 days ago


  • Shannon Wandtke
    Shannon Wandtke 23 days ago

    Id eat the duck and the intestines soup

  • Dennis Tchen
    Dennis Tchen 23 days ago

    Trevor is commended for his language skills. My mom is Chinese and all I know to speak is thank you. Need to learn on how to order beer and I am good.

  • doltbezoar
    doltbezoar 26 days ago

    Disgusting food and animal abuse.

  • nbmufc94
    nbmufc94 29 days ago

    The woman at the end who gave you the pork bones for free is a wonderful example of how good human beings can be. There are people like her in every corner of the world, from every racial background and from war torn nations to rich nations. You either have it in you or you don't. I wish her all the best in life

  • nbmufc94
    nbmufc94 29 days ago

    I find it very strange how someone as well travelled as you can not understand the resentment some Chinese still have for the japanese.

  • ABZY :
    ABZY : Month ago


  • Berat Gündoğmuş
    Berat Gündoğmuş Month ago


  • Colin Yeates
    Colin Yeates Month ago

    A great program, good to see how others manage. Keep up the good work.

  • Bhavani santhanam
    Bhavani santhanam Month ago

    hai ur videos are awesome though China is politically not OK to us but ur videos made us to love that country ( from India)

  • Leon Zhang
    Leon Zhang Month ago

    7:44 lmao

  • Subhakant Sahoo
    Subhakant Sahoo Month ago

    Wow china is more populated than india..

  • md salman Khan
    md salman Khan Month ago

    The gesture of the old lady at the end of the video was touching.

  • Robert Sarno
    Robert Sarno Month ago

    you remind me of all the foods i passed up in China. You are a brave soul my friend.

  • valkyrie1066
    valkyrie1066 Month ago

    Love it!!! Plus plus for speaking chinese and being a nice person, so few americans do.

  • Deylin D. E
    Deylin D. E Month ago

    Trevor tsmbn habla japonés?

  • mrmelthecat3
    mrmelthecat3 Month ago

    The pork lady liked you 😍😍😍😍😍😍😂😂😂😂😂

  • Braydon John
    Braydon John Month ago

    The best !

  • Sidharth Misra
    Sidharth Misra Month ago

    Trevor, how do u know so many languages?? Great videos. Love them. Keep making more of such videos.. would recommend Hungary as a place to visit for food as it has a strong food culture.. keep going

  • Leo Diaz
    Leo Diaz Month ago

    You have come a long way mate. Im
    Watching this in 2018 and it’s amazing how lose and impromptu you are back then

  • Ethan Po
    Ethan Po Month ago

    that surprising photo bomb tho

  • Vikas Sharma
    Vikas Sharma Month ago

    Your videos are great . I don't understand Chinese but enjoy when I hear you speaking it .. great work.... I try to watch all your videos specially the ones from china

  • D H
    D H Month ago

    The food looks nasty, where are the live fried dog and cats?

  • Roshan cruise
    Roshan cruise Month ago

    U are the best man every morning I watch is ur program now keep rocking

  • Joe Food 2017
    Joe Food 2017 2 months ago


  • Marshal
    Marshal 2 months ago

    I understand why an older Chinese generation would hate on the Japanese. What I don't understand is why he thought you were Japanese???

  • Micha A.
    Micha A. 2 months ago

    No hood fights, no shootings, no 2nd amendment . Fuckin crazy

  • ufuk şimşek
    ufuk şimşek 2 months ago +1

    how many eggs per month?
    rooster: wtf ? :D

  • Retard Videos
    Retard Videos 2 months ago

    0:20 boiiiii

  • Mike
    Mike 2 months ago

    the guy at the start really spooked me lol

  • Teresa Wang
    Teresa Wang 2 months ago

    I’m a Chinese, this is just a kind of market and of course you can find heaps markets with good hygiene. We China has beds but lots of goods. Different places different people and things.Clean and dirty, developed and developing...

  • Gunjan Verma
    Gunjan Verma 2 months ago

    Super Awesome. Surprised to see you can speak such good Chinese.

  • Unseen World
    Unseen World 2 months ago

    Great video

  • DeGroteRodeChef
    DeGroteRodeChef 2 months ago

    what strikes me everytime again is that those people have so little and still give away stuff for free, love your movies man. everytime again you show us the real people. i love markets bigtime, all over the world people talk about the differences but when walking upon a market? we all go down to one humble thing...all being simple human! awsome!

  • DodgeCity111
    DodgeCity111 2 months ago +1

    "Look at this guys cigar". Huck towey.

  • Zubair Ahmed
    Zubair Ahmed 2 months ago

    They are crazy

  • Shinee Key
    Shinee Key 2 months ago

    I'm pretty sure the Butcher woman wants to marry with Trevor 😂

  • Master Bait Tour
    Master Bait Tour 3 months ago

    the Japanese are much cleaner people.

  • Frank Velez
    Frank Velez 3 months ago

    Dude you're so freaking awesome!!

  • AndroidGenius
    AndroidGenius 3 months ago

    7:43 u made me puke when that guy spits 😂

  • fransiskus xaverius
    fransiskus xaverius 3 months ago


  • PranksterGL25
    PranksterGL25 3 months ago

    Awesome to look back at your old vids, you can really tell the difference how confident ya are Trevs.

  • almuhairi
    almuhairi 3 months ago

    I wanna see dog meat in China

  • arman xperia sp
    arman xperia sp 3 months ago

    Splittt eikkkk

  • Tee Heong Lim
    Tee Heong Lim 3 months ago

    The lady selling herbs is hilarious. She says the herbs are 'cooling' and then takes a puff of her cigarette. Oh the timing!

  • Ayman 123
    Ayman 123 3 months ago

    7:45 was very funny when that man give a spit hahahahahahah

  • Biplobjyoti Saikia
    Biplobjyoti Saikia 3 months ago

    You are good guy and a food. That's damn cool. Please visit that lady again if you can say I love you from India

  • Just a Koala
    Just a Koala 3 months ago

    The woman who gave you the bones fancied you lol.

  • mo yuan
    mo yuan 3 months ago

    那个大叔为什么来这么一句哈哈哈| ू•ૅω•́)

  • Davon Harris
    Davon Harris 3 months ago

    You guys should check out EAT MY CITY THEY ARE SO MUCH FUN tvclip.biz/video/PJlKeLtu-IQ/video.html

  • Azure
    Azure 4 months ago

    No one mentioned the guy at 0:20 in the comments? :D

  • LineoLemon
    LineoLemon 4 months ago

    0:20 wtf

  • Johan Gronnigan
    Johan Gronnigan 4 months ago

    7:43 "Woah, look at this guy's cigar!"

  • Shakti Maan
    Shakti Maan 4 months ago

    You can love your Butcher now!

  • Ferrit Rat
    Ferrit Rat 4 months ago +1

    Love the candy man

  • lim john
    lim john 4 months ago

    Have you done one on smelly fermented tofu.

  • Mariam Shaikh
    Mariam Shaikh 4 months ago

    2:45 in india we call it as chikki

  • Pengrui Jiao
    Pengrui Jiao 4 months ago

    why they can get eggs from male chicken

  • Vanilla MCT0211
    Vanilla MCT0211 4 months ago

    Binge watching.....Trevor your voice is so calming n u r really polite n sweet . I can see the passion for food n travel in each vid. keep up the great work.

  • moneyhafimek
    moneyhafimek 4 months ago

    Just when I thought New Yorkers were the rudest people on earth. The Chinese got us beat but I can’t judge an entire country based on this video. I wonder if they feel ashamed of themselves to see how some of them behave.

  • Bert de vries
    Bert de vries 4 months ago

    The whole movie with water in my mouth. I want smell tv......Whaoaaaa. Thank you Sooooo much for sharing. Regards Bert from the Netherlands. Hillegom.

  • mega deka
    mega deka 4 months ago

    I just love when u laugh and smile..

  • Albert Zhang
    Albert Zhang 4 months ago

    i love China. cheer for peace!

  • Yang Chen
    Yang Chen 4 months ago +1

    how come a rooster gives you eggs lmao !!! hhhh

  • John Glorious
    John Glorious 4 months ago

    That nigga just spit! Wtf u dirty bastard

  • Cipta Ulung Edo Priyangga

    What a best scene in this video... ding ding man... lol

  • Grace Chin
    Grace Chin 4 months ago

    the old guy enjoys the camera 😂😂

  • Wright Flyer
    Wright Flyer 4 months ago +1

    Many Chinese do still harbor a grudge against the Japanese for the atrocities committed during WWII. In a way I don't blame them, but it's time to just let it go. Modern Japan bears no resemblance at all to Japan of the 1930s and forties.

    • chn han
      chn han 2 months ago

      Their loved ones were killed in the war.

  • Melvin R Johnson
    Melvin R Johnson 4 months ago

    Even the live chicken is in a damn plastic bag 😡

  • hoshang keswani
    hoshang keswani 4 months ago

    So you listened to the butcher lady and found Ting.

  • Riverunner
    Riverunner 4 months ago

    Great energy spot!

    ANNE DROID 4 months ago

    In China, they have roosters, that lay eggs.

  • Old Rooster Caps & Berets

    Trevor, your videos are awesome. Greetings from Argentina.
    I like how you enjoy every meal, your humility and respect. You´re the best.

  • MrCrimAngel
    MrCrimAngel 5 months ago

    I enjoy your videos. I felt compeled... for some reason cant tell you why, but you know, some reason the end of the video really compeled me to make a comment. You handeled that uncomfortable sittion very well.

  • Hara R.
    Hara R. 5 months ago

    😂 😂"We're gonna get out of their faces here" 😂 😂

  • chris fox
    chris fox 5 months ago +1

    Look at this guys cigar 😂

  • Paul Ham
    Paul Ham 5 months ago

    how are ya trevor .......great program dude when u order 2 bowls when does ting get to eat would like her response please given that she is Chinese.....mainland or another place u
    never mentioned .....when will u get married man

  • Blueboy Saykot
    Blueboy Saykot 5 months ago

    U R great dude!!!

  • Rian Dale Viquiera
    Rian Dale Viquiera 5 months ago

    I hope you visit the philippines someday. I would be happy to assist you

  • Cynthia Murray
    Cynthia Murray 5 months ago

    I like that you put the food rating on your videos; and you really like to eat guts, very brave!

  • Qmao2011
    Qmao2011 5 months ago

    It's rare to see this type of market in a city area nowadays. So missing the time that this type of market everywhere in China.

  • Rab
    Rab 5 months ago


  • Roland Suting
    Roland Suting 5 months ago

    all r busy in their own world..nt like in india ppl r generous n frank

  • trần huyền
    trần huyền 5 months ago

    I am learning madarin and english . And I also love food, so this video is very helpful for me

  • Gary Barrel
    Gary Barrel 6 months ago

    Uve come along way from this video lol

  • camille ettienne
    camille ettienne 6 months ago

    The old man with the pipe , pulls out pipe then spits on the ground. . . . Thank GOD no food for sale was close by.

  • Qai Khan
    Qai Khan 6 months ago


  • z00ne
    z00ne 6 months ago

    "We going deep" 😂

  • Yiu Sam
    Yiu Sam 6 months ago


  • Melvin R Johnson
    Melvin R Johnson 6 months ago

    Disgusting people.

  • Edgardo Paulique
    Edgardo Paulique 6 months ago