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    • Jazz at Lincoln Center Shanghai

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        4/F, 139 Nanjing Dong Lu, near Jiangxi Zhong Lu
        南京东路139号4楼, 近江西中路
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        6330 9218

      Dark, intimate and chic jazz lounge set up in partnership with the famed New York institution, Jazz at Lincoln Center regularly rotates in two- to three-week residencies, from fresh conservatory graduates to grizzled industry veterans and regulars at the New York... Read more

    • Found 158

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        158 Julu Lu, near Ruijin Lu
        巨鹿路158号, 近瑞金路
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      Once known as the seedy, underground bar maze Da Tong Mill, this development just off Julu Lu has sprung back to life with a boatload of venues; restaurants, bars, lounges, live music venues, a pretty decent pizza place, a little performance theatre in a bar, the... Read more

    • Heyday

      • Address
        50 Tai'an Lu, near Xingguo Lu
        泰安路50号, 近兴国路
      • Phone
        6236 6075

      Heyday harks back to the glamorous days of 1920's and 30's Shanghai. It's a small, intimate venue showcasing local jazz talents like Coco Zhao. To go with the music is a list of cocktails that riff on Shanghai's decadent jazz era, with names like Heaven Built on... Read more

    • Wooden Box

      • Address
        9 Qinghai Lu, near Nanjing Xi Lu
        青海路9号, 近南京西路
      • Phone
        5213 2965

      The smallest, possibly chillest member of the JZ family, this comfortable little café near the Nanjing Xi Lu metro stop is a good bet for light live music like folk, jazz, and bluegrass most evenings. Nice patio. They also do lunch sets and happy hour. Read more

    • JZ Club (Found 158)

      • Address
        B1/F, 158 Julu Lu, near Ruijin Yi Lu
        巨鹿路158号B1楼, 近瑞金一路
      • Phone
        5309 8221

      Doubling in capacity from their storied space which closed last year on Fuxing Lu, the new JZ Club is oriented as a proper theater space / concert hall, with a stage set up at one end and basically the entire rest of the club a general audience table seating area, a... Read more

    • Chair Club (Haifang Lu)

      • Address
        Bldg 12, 555 Haifang Lu, near Yuyao Lu
        海防路555号12号楼, 近余姚路
      • Phone
        138 1737 3313

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    • JZ Latino

      • Address
        Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel, Top Floor, 159 Henan Nan Lu, near Fuyou Lu
        河南南路159号, 近富有路
      • Phone
        2321 8888

      JZ's lounge bar in the Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel. The rooftop is absolutely massive, with uninhibited views. Every night sees a live Latin band and dancers, with lots of dance events and classes each month. Read more

    • Peace Hotel Jazz Bar

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        Fairmont Peace Hotel, 1/F, 20 Nanjing Dong Lu, near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu
        南京东路20号, 和平饭店1楼 近中山东一路
      • Phone
        6321 6888

      Known as one of the oldest bars in Shanghai, the Peace Hotel jazz bar was a hard-drinking, hard partying venue back in the 1920s, when the house jazz band was the hottest thing in town. After a long period of closure and a retro-refit, it's back to the way it was,... Read more

    • Shanghai Oriental Art Center

      • Address
        425 Dingxiang Lu, near Shiji Dadao
        丁香路425号, 近世纪大道
      • Phone
        6854 1234

      French Architect Paul Andreu's 40,000 sqm blossoming five-petal flower constructed from glass, wood and steel is a new Pudong landmark for concerts and classical performances. Each petal marks a separate space: entrance hall, performance hall, concert hall,... Read more

    • Karma

      • Address
        7 Donghu Lu, near Huahai Zhong Lu
        东湖路7号, 近淮海中路
      • Phone
        187 0180 5135

      Karma Lounge is the brainchild of live music guy John Shanghai, whom you may know from his various live jams around town. He also used to be the marketing manager of Anar. Karma brings his friendly, creative vibe to the neighborhood. Expect frequent appearances from... Read more

    • CJW (Xintiandi)

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      • Address
        Xintiandi, South Block, Lane 123 Xingye Lu, near Madang Lu
        新天地南里, 兴业路123弄, 近马当路
      • Phone
        6385 6677

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    • Aura Lounge and Jazz bar

      • Address
        The Ritz-Carlton Pudong, 52/F, 8 Shiji Da Dao, near Lujiazui Huan Lu
        世纪大道8号52楼, 近陆家嘴环路
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        2020 1717

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    • Ken's

      • Address
        Obama Plaza, Room A-129, 1/F, 2088 Yan'an Xi Lu, near Yili Lu
        延安西路2088号1楼A-129, 近伊犁路
      • Phone
        6040 2968

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    • White House Cigar Piano Bar

      • Address
        Cypress Hotel, Club House, 2419 Hongqiao Lu, near Shanghai Zoo
        虹桥路2419号龙柏饭店
      • Phone
        139 0173 4554

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    • RT JAZZ

      • Address
        2/F, 691 Xianxia Lu, near Weining Lu
        仙霞路691号2楼, 近威宁路
      • Phone
        6290 3002

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    • Branche

      • Address
        Golden Tulip Ashar Suites, 1/F, 288 Shanxi Bei Lu, near Nanjing Xi Lu
        陕西北路288号1楼, 近南京西路
      • Phone
        6032 8888 ext 5635

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    • Chatz

      • Address
        Grand Millennium Shanghai Hongqiao, 2588 Yan'an Xi Lu, near Shuicheng Lu
        延安西路2588号, 近水城路
      • Phone
        6208 5888 ext. 71214

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    • This venue has now closed

      Sound Blue

      • Address
        107 Sinan Lu, near Taikang Lu
        思南路107号, 近泰康路
      • Phone
        6473 2688

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    • This venue has now closed

      Yin Par Le Garcon Chinois

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        2/F, 4 Hengshan Lu, near Wulumuqi Nan Lu
        衡山路4号2楼, 近乌鲁木齐南路
      • Phone
        5466 5070

      This is the merging of two restaurants, Yin from the Jinjiang Hotel and Le Garcon Chinois. The cuisine here can best described as Shanghainese and Sichuan. The setting is classy with lots of elegant old-world China style-decor. Read more

    • This venue has now closed

      CJW (Bund Centre)

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      • Address
        50F, Bund Centre,Office Tower, 222 Yan'an Dong Road near Jiangxi Road
        延安东路222号外滩中心50楼, 近江西中路
      • Phone
        6339 1567, 6339 2777, 6339 1777

      Visit this lounge to soak in the 360degree view of the bund and Shanghai, while gooving to the house jazz band. With nightly live music perfomers, you can expect the usual upscale crowd appreciating the tunes while sipping on cocktails, vintage wine & enjoying Cuban... Read more

    • This venue has now closed

      Brown Sugar

      • Address
        Xintiandi, North Block, Lane 181 Taicang Lu, near Madang Lu
        太仓路181号, 新天地北里, 近马当路
      • Phone
        5382 8998

      Nestled in the heart of Xintiandi, Brown Sugar is one of Shanghai's more popular jazz clubs, and their stage hosts local and international jazz acts most nights of the week. It's Xintiandi, so expect an upscale albeit touristy experience, with a large crowd of... Read more

    • This venue has now closed

      Lune

      • Address
        4F, 218 Xinle Lu, corner of Donghu Lu
        新乐路218号, 东湖路路口
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      From the management behind Logo bar on Xinle Lu comes Lune, another bar / lounge / live music venue combo, albeit one with an emphasis on more relaxed evenings out. Environment is a cozy and comfortable lounge primarily, with ample couch and bar seating. Music is... Read more

    • Location now occupied by Hello Kitty Hotpot

      Brick

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      • Address
        30 Sinan Lu, near Huaihai Zhong Lu
        思南路30号1楼, 近淮海中路
      • Phone
        6093 2005

      Brick is a Mediterranean fusion restaurant and wine lounge that hosts nightly live Jazz. The place becomes a relaxed Jazz lounge after dinner. Read more

    • This venue has now closed

      Cotton Club

      • Address
        1416 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Fuxing Lu
        淮海中路1416号, 近复兴路
      • Phone
        6437 7110

      A Shanghai staple, Cotton Club has live performances every night of the week. It's a classic, dark and smoky blues, funk, and jazz atmosphere. Super low-key and unpretentious. Similar to a good American live-music venue. Expect excellent acoustics, audience/performer... Read more

    • This venue has now closed

      On Stage

      • Address
        A2, Lane 570, Huaihai Xi Lu, near Hongqiao Lu
        淮海西路570弄A2, 近虹桥
      • Phone
        6216 6991

      This is JZ's latest venue, a live music space in Huaihai Xi Lu's Red Town. It used to be a Japanese nightclub but has been empty for the past couple of years. It's got potential, with a large stage and a small outside area, plus room for about 400 people to hang out... Read more

    • This venue has now closed

      Penthouse Bar On 39 (The Kunlun Jing An)

      • Address
        The Kunlun Jing An, 39/F, 250 Huashan Lu, near Yan'an Xi Lu
        华山路250号39楼, 近延安西路
      • Phone
        6248 0000 ext. 1880

      "Old New York" style rooftop bar with a nice view. They've got a nightly live jazz show, and stays open til 2am. Couple of draft beers and good whiskey selection, as you'd expect for a hotel bar. Read more

    • This venue has now closed

      Club Tian Di

      • Address
        3/F, Bund 6, 6 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, near Guangdong Lu
        中山东一路6号, 外滩六号3楼, 近广东路
      • Phone
        6329 7333

      Cabaret the latest bar on the bund pays homage to the Shanghai of the 1930s, when it was dubbed the Paris of the East. Opened by Tiandi group, famous for it's Shark Fin restaurants, aims to recapture the nostalgia of the 30's Shanghai by adding Cabaret and Jazz... Read more

    • Relocated to Found 158.

      JZ Club (Fuxing Lu)

      • Address
        46 Fuxing Lu, near Yongfu Lu
        复兴路46号, 近永福路
      • Phone
        6431 0269

      JZ Club offers its patrons a little flavor of "old Shanghai." Dark and smoky with red lamps and quality jazz, the club packs 'em in on the weekends, so get there early. There is a large rooftop patio that not many know about - unfortunately sitting there means... Read more

    • Temporarily closed

      Blue Note Jazz Club

      • Address
        3-5/F, 867 Sichuan Bei Lu, near Haining Lu
        四川北路867号3-5楼, 近海宁路
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