Eating in Shanghai

In this page, Top China Travel will give you some tips about where and what to eat in Shanghai. If you miss to eat Shanghai Xiao Long Bao (small steamed stuffed bun), you may be took as a totally stranger to the Shanghai eating culture. If you forget to taste Shanghai Din-sum, you may loose great joys in Shanghai tour. Besides what to eat, restaurants which will help you to enter into the world of Shanghai food are also listed in this page. We aim to make you immerse yourself into this food paradise.

Xiao Long Bao

Xiao Long Bao

Shanghai Nanxiang Xiao Long Bao is a kind of featured traditional snack known by the domestic and foreign people. It is named after Nanxiang Town in Jiading District in Shanghai. Nanxiang Xiao Long Bao is known for thin skin, thick filling and ...

Tangyuan

Tangyuan

Tangyuan is known as Yuan Xiao in northern area of China. It is the most reprehensive food of Lantern Festival. The basis ingredient of it is sticky rice. It represents the family re-union for the homophone for union. It is first cooked in boiling ...

Shengjian and Guotie

Shengjian and Guotie

Shengjian and Guotie is a traditional snack in China. It is the best choice for breakfast for local residents in Shanghai, together with soybean milk. The main ingredient of it is flour and pork. It can be found at many street stalls or breakfast ...

Shanghai Crawfish

Shanghai Crawfish

Crawfish is also a kind of featured cosine in Shanghai with pungent and spicy flavor. Crawfishes are cooked with a lot of red pepper, ginger, soybean sauce and other seasonings. The best way to eat crawfish is to use plastic ...

Shanghai Local Cuisines

Shanghai Local Cuisines

Shanghai Local Cuisines is a one the most reprehensive of traditional Chinese food. The typical feature of Shanghai food is tasty with thick oil and red sauce. And Shanghai local cuisine use to put into a lot of sugar, so it tastes a little sweeter. ...

Top 8 Most Popular Snacks in Shanghai

Top 8 Most Popular Snacks in Shanghai

Top Most popular snacks in Shanghai will definitely includes Leisha Dumpling, Xiaolongbao, Noodles Mixed with Scallion, Oil and Soy, Begonia Cake, Pan-fried bun stuffed with pork, Begonia Cake, Crab Shell Cake, etc. They are must eat snack during ...

Old Shanghai Restaurant

Old Shanghai Restaurant

Old Shanghai Restaurant has been regarded as the origin place of Shanghai food. The food here is all made by national master chefs. The building of it in Ming-Qing style is sited inside the famous Yuyuan Garden tourist area, also near to the Bund ...

De Xing Restaurant

De Xing Restaurant

De Xing Restaurant is a old restaurant with a history of more than 100 years. The signature food here is the noodle, There are many different kinds of noodle cooked with crabs, shrimp meat, Pork trotters, etc. It offer distinctive choices for ...

Lv Bo Lang Restaurant

Lv Bo Lang Restaurant

Lv Bo Lang Restaurant a national super restaurant in Shanghai. Many dignitaries and ambassador celebrities come to this restaurant for dining while spending time in Shanghai, which leads foreign tourists to come to this restaurant as well. It enjoys ...

Top 7 Most Famous Muslim Restaurants in Shanghai

Top 7 Most Famous Muslim Restaurants in Shanghai

Muslim Halal Food Restaurant in Shanghai can be easily available for tourists or those who are interested in Halal cuisine, such as Huifenglou Muslim Restaurant, Northwest Muslim Restaurant in Shanghai, Hongchangxing Restaurant, Dong Yi Shun ...

Top 6 Most Famous Food Streets in Shanghai

Top 6 Most Famous Food Streets in Shanghai

Living in metropolitan Shanghai, you can choose to dine in a Michelin-star restaurant on the Bund, or opt for a scavenger hunt down dark alleyways. There are a few famous Shanghai snacks streets. For local Shanghai native or new visitors, they will ...