6/F, 37 Fuzhou Lu,
near Sichuan Zhong Lu
6323 7869 / 159 0173 6115
Hidden on the roof of Captain's Hostel, The Captain sportingly provides a cheaper alternative to some of its neighboring bars along The Bund. Comes with a roof terrace and a very nifty view. Nautical-themed decor and a drinks menu averaging in the...
7/F, 7 Yan'an Dong Lu,
near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu
Formerly Shen, this rooftop bar just off the Bund is now part of the Goodfellas family. Since they've taken over, little has changed, other than the name and the fact that pizzas are now on the menu. Drink offerings remain roughly the same:...
318 Tianping Lu,
near Huashan Lu
199 0179 4204
Upscale Italian restaurant hidden at a two-level lane house in Hengshan Fang. The environment is pleasant with artworks, large glass windows and an open kitchen. On the second floor is a patio with plenty of seats and a street view. Most food...
3F, 277 Wuxing Lu,
near Zhaojiabang Lu
Coming to us from the producers of the classic, comfort food Indian resto Khan Chacha is a contemporary fusion Indian cuisine restaurant Anokhi — meaning "unique" in Hindi. The menu merges contemporary Indian cuisine taken from all areas of the...
2/F, 199 Hengshan Lu,
near Yongjia Lu
Colca is serial restaurateur Eduardo Vargas trying the business strategy of "honesty" with this latest restaurant. He's cooking the food of his heritage: Peruvian. It's a nice place. Seating about 150 or so, a central patio area is housed by a...
3/F, A Mansion,
291 Fumin Lu,
near Changle Lu
This is the third restaurant from the Chez JOJO serving up French food like homemade foie gras, steak and sharing plates. What makes it different re from the location on Yongjia Lu is the larger space for bigger groups and private events. They...
27/F, Main Building,
199 Nanjing Dong Lu,
near Henan Zhong Lu
The final piece in the three-piece restaurant puzzle at Shanghai EDITION, Jason Atherton's brain child HIYA might look a bit Japanese but it's more like "inspired by" Japanese izakayas. "Inspired" because, despite having a very Japanese kitchen...
2/f, Building 3, 277 Wuxing Lu,
near Jianguo Xi Lu
From local restauranteur Eduardo Vargas and company, wine and more wine is the order of the afternoon, evening, night, and late night, at Bhacus, and they have a spacious, relaxed indoor dining area and a nice, big patio from which to do so. Over...
2/F, K.Wah Centre,
1028 Huaihai Zhong Lu,
near Donghu Lu
Popular gastro-pub / lounge by serial restauranteur Kelly Lee, the woman behind Sproutworks, iiiiit, Boxing Cat, and Cantina Agave. This one has a fully-functional brewery and they usually have a dozen of their brews on tap, which change...
358 Kangding Lu,
near Shaanxi Bei Lu
Prolific Peruvian restaurateur Eduardo Vargas' re-re-boot of his flagship brand formerly located on Wukang Lu (and Dongping before that). Expect more Spanish, South American and Mediterranean ideas in the form of (probably) share plates, all in...
7 Yan'an Dong Lu,
near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu
Goodfellas is an Italian restaurant just off the main strip of the Bund. It riffs of New York mob-tied Italian eateries with pictures of its namesake film's cast and other famous Hollywood mafia figures on the walls. Their main selling point is...
819 Shaanxi Bei Lu,
near Changping Lu
A classy but casual New York-ish wine bar on Shaanxi Bei Lu. Crush is not reinventing the wheel here in this genre but it’s the bedrock principles done right. Careful quality on the mod-ish wine list and careful quality on the fusion-ish menu....
1/F, No.161 Lane, 1038 Huashan Lu
near Zhaohua Dong Lu
Cosy home-style Italian restaurant and pizzeria tucked around a corner with a nice street-side veranda. Good atmosphere with warm and friendly service. They have a page dedicated to handmade chicceti, something like Italian tapas; little fried...
88 Tongren Lu,
near Yan'an Zhong Lu
Latina is a mid-range South American-style churrascaria, or barbecue restaurant. You pay a flat rate for access to a salad bar and buffet and servers bearing large skewers of various grilled meats roam about to carve off portions for you.
3 Taojiang Lu,
near Hengshan Lu
Taojiang Lu sequel to one of Shanghai's most popular summer venues, named after that little street those wacky Beatles trotted across. Ample patio seating screened from the road, robust and comfortable seating, cheap beer on tap, friendly food...