David Laris' wine and mezze bar The Fat Olive honors Shanghai's educators with 30 minutes of free drinks. Produce a valid teacher's ID at 6pm and drink for free until 6.30pm. After that, all house wines are priced at 45rmb while imported draft beer and house pours are 35rmb. To top it off, pizzas are two for one all night.
Every Tue at The Fat Olive (Jinqiao)
Every Sunday evening starting at 6pm The Fat Olive lets you bring your own wine into drink and they won't even charge you a corkage fee. No wine at home? They'll sell you a bottle out of their retail store and will only charge you retail prices.
Every Sun at The Fat Olive (Jinqiao)
The welcome return of one of the longest-running martini nights in Shanghai, though now at a new venue. Every Thursday get two for one martinis (65rmb) at Fat Olive, with a range of flavors -- classic, dry, dirty, lychee, apple and espresso. Crowd is usually cool and smart. Starts 6pm, goes all night.
Every Thu at The Fat Olive (Jinqiao)
The Fat Olive's Jinqiao branch does an Australian leg of lamb Greek-style for 300rmb per person. One lamb serves six people and comes with salads, dips, sides and desserts. Available lunch and dinner. 48 hours advance notice required.
Daily at The Fat Olive (Jinqiao)