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Dragon Phoenix

#123 of 15,962 Restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
The Bund
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8F, Fairmont Peace Hotel, 20 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai 200002, China
Name/address in local language
+86 21 6321 6888
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11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Victoria
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was recommended by the concierge at our hotel to fit our brief of good Chinese food and a view of the Bund. He certainly came through for us by recommending this restaurant - it was fantastic! The food was really good, service exceptional and the view was really wonderful. I will be back when I return to Shanghai

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Thank KatieQ84
Melbourne
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105 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Every holiday we have a splurge once and this was it for 2017. The surroundings are very oppulent, staff perfectly attired. Tables and seats top quality. Staff attention to detail superb and no problems with English. Okay so to the food, everything we ordered was well prepared and very tasty. The Peking duck was served in the traditional way with... More 

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München
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

We went for having Dinner it was delicious Food, nice service, while Dining you have a perfect view over the Bond with Pearltower etc. After Dinner it is also great to have a drink in the Old Man Jazz Bar in the Ground Level of the Hotel! Perfect evening!

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Thank Feli1403
Edmonton
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I ate here three times. The soup dumplings are wonderful. The peking duck is amazing. Just go and eat you'll love it.

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Thank Neiko
Shanghai Region, China
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The Peking duck was amazing! I hear it is not as good as in Beijing. But we loved it. If you want the duck, make sure you order once you are seated as it can take some time and they need to make sure it is available.

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Thank Ian N
Shanghai, China
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33 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is one of the most pleasant places to dine on the Bund. The Peace Hotel is historic and beautiful. The Dragon and Phoenix has exquisitely prepared traditional Chinese items with outstanding staff and service in a beautiful setting. Expensive but for many visitors, it will be worth it.

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Thank Jeff L
San Antonio, Texas, USA
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45 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

The food was very good, and reasonably priced. We had Peking Duck as well as their seasonal prix fixed selections. We liked it so much we ate there every chance we got. We stayed at the Fairmont, which is recently restored to its historic grandeur. The restaurant was a pleasant surprise--we went for the view, but loved the service.

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Thank JJJRS5
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We found the service to be very attentive, the food was excellent and the view of the Bund was exceptional, all in a very historic location. We would certainly go again!

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Thank Brian Y
Sydney
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

It is hard to separate the food from the beautiful building this restaurant is located in. We had very good authentic Shanghai meals at a window overlooking The Bund. Great fish and prawns with lovely service. Then caught some jazz in the bar downstairs. A very fine evening that was appreciated.

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Thank BeeGeeSydney
Kettering, United Kingdom
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399 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Located inside the Peace Hotel in the Bund this is a gorgeously renovated Art Deco restaurant. The food is Chinese and very reasonably priced for the location. The service was friendly and helpful and if you're lucky you'll get a table next to the window looking across the river to Shanghai's famous skyline.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8F, Fairmont Peace Hotel, 20 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai 200002, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > The Bund
  • Neighbourhood: The Bund
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6321 6888

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in The Bund

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The Bund
While there are certainly many other “bunds” in the world, “the Bund” refers to Shanghai’s famous waterfront. The area’s Gothic, Art Deco and Beaux Arts monoliths were built when it was part of the Shanghai International Settlement run by the British and Americans. The atmosphere of colonial-era luxury has endured over time and is now found in the five-star hotels, luxury brand boutiques and expensive restaurants that can be found within the historic buildings. A cultural center has built up away from the water and some of Shanghai’s best art galleries and museums are housed close to the Bund. Nighttime views of Pudong and the rest of the city also make for a great backdrop at the many rooftop clubs.
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