Brunch. It’s what separates us from the animals. SmartShanghai has distilled the best representations of this glorious tradition down to the top 20 options in Shanghai. This list, which will change and rotate seasonally, is the product of exhaustive investigation and deep research into the state of pancakes, dim sum and tapas-like food things available on weekends. So, with this list in hand, go forth, go out into the city, and celebrate your beautiful humanity. Go brunch!