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Unagi 大味鳗, Shanghai

Unagi 大味鳗, Shanghai

#Specialize in Nagoya style eel rice in a wooden bowl #Bar seating on the first floor is good for couples, but the 2nd floor is better for groups #Same owner as Jianguo 328 #Nagoya style eel rice is interesting with the “soup”. I kind of like it #Nice place to take out of town guests....
Miss Zhao Does Not Wait for a Seat, Shanghai - 赵小姐不等位

Miss Zhao Does Not Wait for a Seat, Shanghai – 赵小姐不等位

赵小姐不等位, translated to Miss Zhao Does Does Not Wait for a Seat, the name of the restaurant, is Chinese restaurant specializing in Japanese influenced seafood, featuring shellfish.  If you haven’t guessed, the most interesting thing about this place is the name and the back story.  The owner, a well-known writer, was dating Miss Zhao 赵若虹...
Tai Rui 台瑞 - Taiwanese Food in Pudong, Shanghai

Tai Rui 台瑞 – Taiwanese Food in Pudong, Shanghai

#Great Taiwanese Food #Location Sucks, for locals and Taiwanese  working/living in the area #Nice little low chairs and tables #Lou Rou Fan, Sausage, and 3  Cup Chicken are good #Unfortunately Closed 🙁 Tai Rui 台瑞 Pudong Shanghai 宜兰西卤肉 - http://www.dianping.com/photos/45909435/member 麻油鸡 - http://www.dianping.com/photos/45909421/member 招牌卤肉饭 - http://www.dianping.com/photos/45912895/member 凤梨虾球 - http://www.dianping.com/photos/45913157/member 虾卷 - http://www.dianping.com/photos/45913234/member
Pho Real, Shanghai

Pho Real, Shanghai

#Solid Vietnamese Noodle restaurant featuring Pho #RIP Fred. Glad I got to meet him, unfortunate that he passed away so young #Personal favorite is the beef tomato broth with dipping french bread – Bo Kho with Baguette #Broth is not too heavy. I think it is how Chinese like it. My Wife loves it #There...
Five Star Hainanese Chicken Rice 五星海南鸡饭, Shanghai

Five Star Hainanese Chicken Rice 五星海南鸡饭, Shanghai

#Solid Hainan chicken. I like it. Might be the best in Shanghai (I am not Singaporean, so I am not an expert) #Gets crowded fast. Queue form up quickly at lunchtime #There is a good parking lot about a 5 min walk away #Chicken is moist and not dry (a given) #A single chicken order...
Qing Noodle House 清面坊, Pudong

Qing Noodle House 清面坊, Pudong

Dianping Listing Qing Noodle House 清面坊 2420 Hunan Rd, Pudong, Shanghai, China 沪南路2420号8幢1层G50-F01-1-022室
Tsui Wah, Shanghai

Tsui Wah, Shanghai

#Went to my first one in Hong Kong, in 2003 #Love the bbq pork and roast pork #Gets crowded fast. Especially before and after the clubs open and close #The Pineapple buns are good and popular. Probably the best in Shanghai and most authentic #Lots of Hong Kong style drinks https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsui_Wah_Restaurant http://www.smartshanghai.com/venue/4326/Tsui_Wah_shanghai Tsui Wah 291号...
El Luchador, Shanghai

El Luchador, Shanghai

El Luchador is my favorite Mexican restaurant in Shanghai.  Being from LA, where there is good Mexican food, is important to note.  Though I would’t say I am a connoisseur, but I think I know what most people like, even if they are Angelenos. Eduardo Gomez, hailing from Mexico City, helms the menu and kitchen....
Kelley Lee's Shanghai Gastropub - Liquid Laundry

Kelley Lee’s Shanghai Gastropub – Liquid Laundry

Liquid Laundry is the latest restaurant concept to open in Shanghai from Kelley Lee, of Boxing Cat Brewery, Cantina Agave, and Sproutworks.  With her Boxing Cat partner, Lee Tseng, together they’ve opened the first Gastropub in Shanghai. Located in the trendy Former French Concession area of the Xuhui District, Liquid Laundry occupies one of those All-Restaurant...
Tangyuan Wonton Soup at Sheng Xin Tang Yuan, Shanghai 盛兴汤圆

Tangyuan Wonton Soup at Sheng Xin Tang Yuan, Shanghai 盛兴汤圆

Sheng Xin, a hole-in-the-wall snack joint, serves up wontons and tangyuan 汤圆.  Made from scratch, both the wontons and tangyuan are wrapped in the main room.  Wontons are made with rice skin wrappers with a pork based filling.  The tangyuan are also made with a wrapper from rice, but glutinous rice – which is sort of gooey....
Bao Gong 煲宫(人民广场店), Shanghai

Bao Gong 煲宫(人民广场店), Shanghai

Trip Advisor Listing Dianping Listing Baokong 煲宫(人民广场店) 60 Shantou Road, near Xizang Road 中國上海市黄浦区汕头路60号200001 021-53085367
Beef Noodle Diaspora Part Deux, by Austin Hu at Madison Shanghai

Beef Noodle Diaspora Part Deux, by Austin Hu at Madison Shanghai

Austin Hu, owed Chef of Madison, had a special menu, featuring Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup 牛肉面, for just 1 day only – April 21, 2014 – Beef Noodle Diaspora Part Deux.  Hopefully you didn’t miss out.  But if you didn’t get 1 of the 150 bowl, looks like you’ll have to wait next year. The...

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