Shanghai Dining

Shanghai Restaurants & Dining Guide

Deep-Lovin’ Southern American Barbecue at The Blind Pig

Meaty mains and bourbon at this restaurant on Hongmei Lu Ready or not, summer has arrived in Shanghai. The public pools are already flooded with sun worshippers, ice cream pop-ups are in full swing and...

Heavy Hitting American Food at Austin Hu’s Diner

More glorious American diner food in Shanghai Shanghai’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 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...

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...

Italian Food in Shanghai: Piccolo

Tiny Italian cafe on Anfu Lu Piccolo is a casual café/bar on Anfu Lu brought to you by the team behind Gemma. The cozy hole-in-the-wall has only six indoor seats but serves up food that’s...

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...

The Best Breakfast Burritos in Shanghai

Shanghai’s best breakfast burritos come with eggs, bacon and all the trimmings. We tried eight breakfast burritos and tried our best to rank them by best value and taste. Here’s a list for your brunch/breakfast...

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...