Sign In

X
GO TO TOP

Directory > Dining

Shanghais largest English language venue directory, with over 10,000 listings, maintained by an editorial team of long-term Shanghai residents
Get Listed
  • Barbarossa

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      Inside People's Park, 2/F, 231 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Huangpi Nan Lu (Entrance between Starbucks and Shanghai Art Museum)
      南京西路231号2楼, 人民公园内 近黄陂南路
    • Phone
      6318 0220

    Barbarossa is a Shanghai icon: a Moroccan-styled lounge, in the middle of a pond in the middle of People's Park. It attracts a steady crowd for cocktails, hookahs, dinner, DJs, and its serene, oasis atmosphere. After an extended closure in 2018, it reopened, though... Read more

  • Lost Heaven Silk Road

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      758 Julu Lu, near Fumin Lu
      巨鹿路758号, 近富民路
    • Phone
      6266 9816

    Massive, beautiful Western China fusion restaurant from the folks behind popular Yunnan chain Lost Heaven, in the old watch factory on Julu Lu that once housed Mesa & Manifesto. Painters from Thailand and West China spent months painting the 400+ capacity space to... Read more

  • Ginger

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      91 Xingguo Lu, near Hunan Lu
      兴国路91号, 近湖南路
    • Phone
      3406 0599

    Once boasting three branches around town, Ginger has consolidated and regrouped on Xingguo Lu. The space is a gem. Cozy and compact, it sits perched over a small park complete with wizened old men practicing their tai chi and playing chess and stuff -- very... Read more

  • Bites x Brews On Fire

    • Address
      999 Wuding Lu, near Jiaozhou Lu
      武定路999号, 近胶州路
    • Phone
      151 0216 7281

    Read more

  • Urban Grill

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      127 Anyuan Lu, near Changhua Lu
      安远路127号, 近昌化路
    • Phone
      5271 6373

    Turkish cuisine and other Mediterranean miscellany served in a smart setting. This is the second restaurant by the same Turkish and Greek restaurateur duo behind Yamas Greek Restaurant and Bar in Hongqiao. The menu features many of the core dishes you'd find in any... Read more

  • Husk

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      218 Fengxian Lu, near Nanhui Lu
      奉贤路218号, 近南汇路
    • Phone
      6243 0832, 6245 9137

    Husk is a "Restaurant & Martini Kitchen" concept by Charles Cabell (formerly Mesa & Manifesto, presently Bocado) and partner Michael Zhao (formerly Mesa & Manifesto). It centers around straightforward eats, like steaks and chops and charcuterie plates. Chef Zhao also... Read more

  • Starbucks Reserve Cafe & Bar Mixato

    • Address
      99 Beijing Dong Lu, near Yuanmingyuan Lu
      北京东路99号, 近圆明园路
    • Phone
      6373 0125

    The second branch in the world after the one in New York, Shanghai's Bar Mixato is a Starbucks Reserve, except dominated by a dark, sleek, U-shaped bar and a wall full of booze bottles. Digital nomads will still find wooden tables and window-chairs to perch on the... Read more

  • Henkes

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      Reel Mall, 1/F, 1601 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Changde Lu
      南京西路1601号1楼, 近常德路
    • Phone
      3253 0889

    Henkes is Aussie chef Craig Willis's homage to the other side of his family; it's his mother's maiden name. By his own account, he's extracted the DNA of his first namesake restaurant Mr. Willis and... Read more

  • Eli Falafel (Wulumuqi Zhong Lu)

    • Address
      294 Wulumuqi Zhong Lu, near Wuyuan Lu
      乌鲁木齐中路294号, 近五原路
    • Phone
      5401 7778

    A tiny Lebanese... maybe not exactly a restaurant, more like a take-out counter. There are four tables, with enough seats for just eight people, and then maybe another eight or ten seats around the counter. Not that many places in Shanghai dedicated to Lebanese-style... Read more

  • Calypso

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      Jing An Shangri-la, 1218 Yan'an Zhong Lu, near Tongren Lu
      延安中路1218号, 近铜仁路
    • Phone
      2203 8889

    This concept by the Jing'an Shangri-la de Mediterranean cuisine with a sharp focus on Italy and Spain. A densely packed menu features handmade pasta dishes, risottos, authentic Neapolitan pizzas, and primo cuts of Wagyu beef from Australia. The building itself is of... Read more

  • Waterhouse Restaurant & Rooftop

    • Address
      The Waterhouse Hotel, 1-3 Maojiayuan Lu, near Zhongshan Nan Lu
      毛家园路1-3号, 近中山南路
    • Phone
      6080 2918

    The Waterhouse Hotel's restaurant from Pol Garcia, replacing Table No. 1. Cuisine's modern Mediterranean with Spanish and Italian influences, as well as stone-oven Turkish pizzas and a decent wine list. It occupies an old 1930s warehouse building and keeps its wall,... Read more

  • Fumo

    • Address
      3/F, 218 Xinle Lu, near Donghu Lu
      新乐路218号3楼, 近东湖路
    • Phone
      5435 6317

    This cocktail lounge, restaurant, wine bar and homage to modernist Italian art comes courtesy of the team behind Uva wine bar. The place boasts wine list with lots of Italian heavy-hitters, Italian-inspired... Read more

  • Habibi

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      131 Yongkang Lu, near Xiangyang Nan Lu
      永康路131号, 近襄阳南路
    • Phone
      6472 0210

    Restaurant with a chilled out vibe for beers and shisha, serving Mediterranean and Middle Eastern standards. Saturday mornings they serve brunch from 10.30am-2pm. They bring out bands and belly dancers on weekend evenings, and have a Wednesday ladies night, where... Read more

  • The Twins

    • Address
      2/F Zwilling Flagship Store, HKRI Taikoo Hui, 286 Shimen Yi Lu, near Nanjing Xi Lu
      石门一路286号2楼, 近南京西路
    • Phone
      5255 5659

    The Twins is jointly run by Zwilling and Cornelia Poletto, located in the Zwilling worldwide flagship store in HKRI Taikoo Hui. They serve up mediterranean restaurant in either a casual dining or fine dining format. Read more

  • Napa Wine Bar & Kitchen

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      South Bund 22, 2/F, 22 Zhongshan Dong Lu, near Jinling Lu
      中山东路22号2楼, 近金陵路
    • Phone
      6318 0057

    Formerly located in a villa on Jiangyin Lu. This swank wine bar and restaurant now resides at Bund 22. The digs may be new, but the concept remains the same: food that begs for a bottle of wine to go with it. Chef Patrick Dang's menu manages to integrate seemingly... Read more

  • Mustache

    • Address
      1/F, 768 Julu Lu, near Fumin Lu
      巨鹿路768号1楼, 近富民路
    • Phone
      6208 5357

    Eclectic Spanish/Italian/Latin American concept. Mustache's menu is mostly tapas dishes, ranging from classic Spanish potato and egg omelets to more fusion-y creations, like tuna tataki over tortilla chips. Much of it skews more toward local tastes. Read more

  • Opposite

    • Address
      222 Jianguo Xi Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu
      建国西路222号, 陕西南路
    • Phone
      6427 0127

    The first floor of Opposite is their darkly lit, black, tranquil bar, which only serves drinks and small bites such as olives (22rmb), marinated mussels (58rmb), assorted sausages (58rmb), spicy tun, and avocado (138rmb). Their bartender is Allen Hsu, formerly of... Read more

  • Grill and Chill

    • Address
      No. 3, 888 Changde Lu, near Changping Lu
      常德路888弄3号, 近昌平路
    • Phone
      6295 0565

    A small, and neighborly kebab shop facing onto Changping Lu, Grill & Chill has a simple idea; 'bab shop. As of this writing, they've only got beef doner available, in wrap, panini and platter options for 58rmb, 62rmb and 78rmb. Later on they'll be bringing in more... Read more

  • Efes

    • Address
      1/F, Block B, 665 Shangcheng Lu, near Shiji Da Dao
      商城路665号B座1楼, 近世纪大道
    • Phone
      5067 7716

    Read more

  • Brothers Kebab (Jing'an)

    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • $
    • Address
      310 Fengxian Lu, near Shaanxi Bei Lu
      奉贤路310号靠, 近陕西北路
    • Phone

    This is the second branch of the popular kebab shop. On offer is a small selection of kebabs (shawarma chicken, lamb, or beef) served in laffa or pita bread or atop basmati rice. Prices for side dishes range from around 25rmb, while the main dishes, the doner wraps... Read more