Shanghai Dining

Shanghai Restaurants & Dining Guide

A Modern Take on American Classics at Calix in Xintiandi

New restaurant serves up huge portions of ribs and steak Calix is a contemporary American concept backed by the Barbarossa Group, located in the tourist trap we know as Xintiandi. However, Calix has given locals...

4 New Brunches To Try This Weekend in Shanghai

Ginger, Light & Salt Daily, Cuivre and Epices & Foie Gras Introducing four new brunch recommendations in Shanghai for your weekend noshing. We have two recommendations for al fresco at Ginger and Light & Salt...

Desserts in Shanghai: Chikalicious

Famous desserts from New York City in Xintiandi Dessert lovers have been anticipating Chikalicious, which just opened in Xintiandi, for a long time. However, Shanghai sweetlovers will find that this NYC import’s three-course prix fixe...

Shanghai’s Top 3 English Breakfasts

The most important meal of the day The English Breakfast is one of the many ways to cure a hangover. If you're feeling weary this weekend, head out for brunch at one of the places...

Staggering Portions of Barbecue at Bulldog

Making room for Texan barbecue Shanghai residents with a hankering for Texan-inspired cuisine now have a place to chow down at Bulldog Bar-B-Q, a simple, no-nonsense restaurant on Julu Lu.Bulldog cuts through the fat with...

Sense 8

Sense 8 is a lavish Cantonese restaurant that pays tribute to Hong Kong's well-known old-school teahouse, Luk Yu. This is the third branch of the brand in Shanghai, located in the newly minted Raffles...

30 Things To Do in Shanghai This Winter

All the things you can possibly do while you wait out the winter in Shanghai. Winter in Shanghai can be a pain. It’s cold, dark, and doing anything other than staying in your room, binging...

Heavy Hitting American Food at Austin Hu’s Diner

More glorious American diner food in ShanghaiShanghai’s Austin “King of All Things Bacon” Hu is back with another heavy hitter in modern American eatery Diner.Restaurateurs wish they had such a prime spot on...

Staggering Portions of Meat at Zeitgeist

Pig out on schnitzels and sausages Zeitgeist takes over the space that previously hosted sparkling wine bar Bubbly Nation. You’d be forgiven for thinking you’re still in Bubbly nation. They've basically left the interior as...

Colorful Gourmet Burgers at Sunny’s Burgerland

Foie gras, surf 'n' turf and colorful buns When it comes to burgers in Shanghai, this city does not play around, with plenty of serious contenders who are constantly upping their game in the fight...