Who still goes to Zapata's
? After 11 years, Shanghai's first Mexican restaurant with the self-proclaimed "original ladies night"
is still packing them in every Wednesday for free flow margaritas from 9pm-midnight. Despite a long standing reputation for creepy old lurkers and lazy–eyed women of the night, Zapata's has managed to clean up a little and stay relevant, owed mostly to the garden. With more outdoor tables, strung up lights, and sweet shisha smells, turns out people actually go to enjoy the "atmosphere". Really. Here's a rough quote from a table of very decent looking expat women: