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  • Ginger

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      91 Xingguo Lu, near Hunan Lu
      兴国路91号, 近湖南路
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      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

  • Together

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      546 Yuyuan Lu, near Zhenning Lu
      愚园路546号, 近镇宁路
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      5299 8928

    A French-Asian casual fine-dining restaurant anchored around the talents of chef Bina Yu, who was formerly at very decent Korean restaurant Chi-Q, and Kim Melvin (Read more

  • Roadhouse

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      1124 Beijing Xi Lu, near Shaanxi Bei Lu
      北京西路1124号, 近陕西北路
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      6266 6646

    This spot used to be the front room of Malaysian restaurant Awana, which continues to hold sway in the courtyard out back. Roadhouse, however, is a beer and sports bar. Sports on screens, beer taps, dart... Read more

  • Lychee

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      No. 2, Lane 49 Fuxing Xi Lu, near Wulumuqi Lu
      复兴西路49弄2号, 近乌鲁木齐路
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      3461 1377

    What used to be Hunan House is now three floors off Fuxing Xi Lu by Cotton Ding, inspired by the story of lychee-loving classic Chinese beauty, Yang Guifei. From the ground up, the floors are a lychee-inspired bar, restaurant and lounge. It's cozy, it's whimsical, it... Read more

  • Urban Thai

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      938 Changle Lu, near Wulumuqi Lu
      长乐路938号, 近乌鲁木齐路
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      159 0080 6449 or 3250 3863

    Urban Thai is a small spot offering a simple menu of Thai staples like fish cakes, green papaya salad, and curries. Read more

  • Cafe Sambal

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      Jiashan Market, Block A, No 37, 259 Jiashan Lu, near Jianguo Xi Lu
      嘉善路259弄37号A栋, 近建国西路
    • Phone
      3368 9529

    Cafe Sambal specialises in Malaysian Cuisine with a modern touch. The menu is design more for dining rather then lunch. Upstairs doubles as a lounge bar with an outdoor deck all decked out in a Mod-Loft style. Read more

  • Bun Cha Cha

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      B1/F, 222 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Songshan Lu
      淮海中路222号B1层, 近嵩山路
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      6377 7707

    A Vietnamese restaurant featuring Bun Cha, a popular street food dish in Vietnam. Danyi Gao's in charge of the place, and she's putting the dish higher on the billing than pho or banh mi (though both are availble). Presented on a woven platter, it's grilled pork... Read more

  • Balini & Bali Bistro

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      75 Wanhangdu Lu, near Beijing Xi Lu
      万航渡路75号, 近北京西路
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      6288 5778

    Situated just a block behind Jing'an temple, this two floor restaurant does a brisk business in all things Indonesian. The first floor cafe has a new variety of Indonesian beans on brew. On the second floor, expect standards like rendang, satay, coconut rice and the... Read more

  • Saigon Mama (Shanghai Center)

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      Shanghai Centre, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Xikang Lu
      南京西路1376号, 近西康路
    • Phone
      6289 0522

    Definitely a solid choice for Pho downtown, this place has excellent broth, but the meat cuts and noodles keep it from being an all-star. Still, you could do much, much worse in Shanghai. The beef balls are great, too, and the ice-coffee is perfect. They do four... Read more

  • Portman's

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      Portman Ritz-Carlton, 1/F, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Xikang Lu
      南京西路 近西康路
    • Phone
      6279 7166

    Part of the Portman Ritz Carlton, Portman's does steak and burgers, using imported beef, as well as dishes highlighting continental and pan-Asian inspirations. Read more

  • Umaami Global Kitchen

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      1/F, WWP Campus, 379 Hengfeng Lu, near Puji Lu
      恒丰路379号达邦协作广场1楼,近普济路
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      6040 0898

    Singaporean eatery with seafood, steaks, sandwiches and pasta on the menu, Average spend per person between 100-150rmb. Read more

  • Masse

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      1/F, Bldg A3, 800 Changde Lu, near Changping Lu
      常德路800号A3栋1楼, 近昌平路
    • Phone
      3255 3368

    Old time favorite Masse has reopened at Changde Lu, with a new look and a menu filled with South East Asian inspired comfort food and bar chow. The vibe is still relaxed and friendly, music is original and space plentiful – with a dedicated dining area, patio seats... Read more

  • Greyhound (IAPM)

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      IAPM Mall, 5/F, 999 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Shaanxi Nan Lu
      淮海中路999号5楼, 近陕西南路
    • Phone
      5466 6105

    South East Asian and mainly Thai inspired cafe by the same group that opened Isola, dishes include typical Thai staples such as Pad Thai, Tom Yum and fusion style sandwiches and drinks.This branch is located in IAPM. Read more

  • Simply Thai (IFC)

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      IFC Pudong, 4/F, 8 Shiji Da Dao, near Lujiazui Huan Lu
      世纪大道8号, 国金中心IFC商场4楼, 近陆家嘴环路
    • Phone
      400 880 7729

    The general agreement is that Simply Thai is just okay. Slightly pricey, the food tastes average, looks average, and is sized average. Service is slow and not particularly helpful. Admittedly, the good experiences at Simply Thai outnumber the bad, so it is worth a... Read more

  • Food Fusion (Nanjing Lu)

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      4/F, 300 Nanjing Dong Lu, near Henan Zhong Lu
      南京东路300号4楼, 近河南中路
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      3376 7967

    Singaporean and Malaysian street food staples, such as Hainan Chicken Rice, Laksa, Prata and Chilli Crab. Read more

  • Home Thai

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      K11 Art Mall, 4/F, 300 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Huangpi Nan Lu
      淮海中路300号4楼, 近黄陂南路
    • Phone
      6335 5995

    Hailing from Sydney, this Thai joint does not disappoint on authentic flavors, portions or service. It doesn't have much personality, it seems a little casual, but it's outstanding. The spices and flavors are well-balanced. Try the chang fen style dish, their mango... Read more

  • The Spice

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      800 Changde Lu, near Changping Lu
      常德路800号, 近昌平路
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      6217 9151

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  • Pho Real (Fumin Lu)

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      166 Fumin Lu, near Changle Lu
      富民路166号, 近长乐路
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      5403 8110

    This punny Vietnamese joint is one of the more handsomely designed restaurants of its kind around town. It's consistently full, drawing a crowd of local and laowai alike. The main focus on the menu is, naturally, the namesake Vietnamese noodle soup. You'll also find... Read more

  • Paradise Classic

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      B2/F, 501 Yicheng Zhong Lu, near Huayuan Shiqiao Lu
      银城中路501号B2楼, 近花园石桥路
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      5830 8386

    A Nanyang restaurant chain in Shanghai Tower, brought to you by the Paradise Group, the company behind the colorful xiao long bao chain Paradise Dynasty. They serve assorted Cantonese and Singaporean dishes that you probably couldn't find anywhere else in Shanghai.... Read more

  • Vanilla

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      1/F, Rockbund, 130 Beijing Dong Lu, near Huqiu Lu
      北京东路130号1楼, 近虎丘路
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      6339 1579

    Crisp, white, modern-looking and marble-topped contemporary Thai restaurant from S&P Group in Rockbund. At the helm is Chef Thanintorn ‘Noom’ Chantrawan (of Michelin-starred Chim by Siam Wisdom), who whips up the national cuisine with a Western presentation. Read more