Shanghai Dining

Shanghai Restaurants & Dining Guide

Chopstick Etiquette in China

The do's and don'ts and how not to offend anyone If you've moved to China from a country where forks and knives were the staple at your dining table, you're probably not going to be...

Revisiting French Restaurant Bistro 321 Le Bec

Expensive but totally worth it - new flavors at Bistro 321 Nicolas Le Bec, the famous Michelin-starred chef from Lyon started Villa Le Bec with a two-part concept in mind. Since our last visit, the...

Burgers in Shanghai: Grinder

Premium burgers with quality beef in Jing'an Gourmet burgers have evolved into “burgers with premium toppings,” of late, the latest being burger joint Grinder, which recently replaced Pho Tastic on Wuding Lu. The restaurant’s prime...

Oh My Burger Gives Shanghai the Ramen Burger

Just start putting ramen in and on everything Behold, the "ramen burger," one of many creations being served at newly-opened Oh My Burger on Jianguo Xi Lu. The original ramen burger was created by Keizo Shimamoto,...

American Diner Classics at UD Burgers & Grill

Burgers at Joy City mall Joining the outcrop of eateries on the roof of Joy City is UD Burgers & Grill, the reincarnation of the former Urban Diner, offering up classic American fare with a...

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...

Oha Eatery

Helmed by the team of Bar No. 3 and recently shuttered Blackbird Cafe, and led by new-in-town chef Blake Thornley, Oha Eatery brings a lovable concept to Shanghai that currently suffers from a lack...

The Peacock Room

From the forces behind lavishly designed Sense 8 and modern Sichuan restaurant Maurya comes The Peacock Room, a shinier version of Sichuanese cuisine that strays far from preconceived notions of the province’s mala-centric,...

Canton Table is a high-end Cantonese restaurant within Three on the Bund

Canton Table is a high-end Cantonese restaurant within Three on the Bund. It's a glamorous space with decor inspired by Shanghai's Shikumen buildings, with of course, the Bund's glitzy flair. Helming the kitchen is...
Thai Boat Noodle in Shanghai

Noodles at First Thai Boat Noodles

A nice rendition of the classic Thai dish Traditionally served on the boats that travel through the canals of Bangkok, boat noodles have become one of the most common street food items in the Southeast...