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The Food Central - CLOSED

308 Anfu Road, Shanghai, China
+86 21 3461 9071
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  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
15 Feb 2013
“Ideal for brunch”
26 Dec 2012
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Fast food
308 Anfu Road, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 15 February 2013

Very enjoyable location and restaurant for an atypical meal in Shanghai. Western cuisine of different types. You can get the typical continental breakfasts to different kind of burgers and other european (german and italian mainly) dishes. The cuisine inspires itself to these countries meals. The...More

Thank AndreCdC
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Nice deco but the food was incredibly disappointing. Ordered the curry ramen and the noodles wasn't even properly cooked. The broth was so so and there was more garlic than vegetables. Partner's udon broth was so salty, we had to send it back. Hope it...More

Thank ajhlee
Reviewed 11 October 2012

We were introduced to this place by friends in Shanghai. Found it to be tastefully done up with two floors and an outside area. Unfortunately, the food was so-so, perhaps due to the fact that we found it at 5 pm and there were few...More

Thank CHEWKimSoon
Reviewed 6 July 2012

Food Central restaurant's section is located upstairs from the entrance counter. They have a wide menu selection of Asian and European foods. We tried the Asian, which was not bad, along with some grilled onions, which were good but too oily. The main problem is...More

Thank Henry K
Reviewed 31 May 2012

I went to this place many times. I like the decor and a little secret is the terrace that is hidden behind the second floor. They have sushi, pizza, great sandwiches and meat. The service is always great I mean waiter recognize you, they smile...More

Thank Pierre Marc G
Reviewed 19 February 2012

Rather newly opened, this is a good place to go. Located on the popular Anfu Lu, we decided to try for lunch. We didn't book and were lucky to get some seats at the sushi bar. All other tables were fully booked. Portions are pretty...More

Thank Anne-Christine
Reviewed 29 December 2011

Not sure why this place is down as #412 best place in shanghai. Yes shanghai has many lovely eats for tourists to visit, but living there for 6 months there was seldom a weekend I wasn't in this place for brunch. I never went here...More

Thank TheChinaTraveler
Reviewed 6 December 2011

FOOD CENTRAL 308 Anfu Rd., near Wukang Rd. Shanghai website: thefoodcentral-shanghai.com A recent entry in the restaurant frenzy that has overtaken formerly forlorn Anfu Lu, Food Central seems to strive to have something for everyone. The ground floor of the multi-storied dining space offers sandwiches,...More

Thank Marylis S
Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
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Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 Anfu Road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 3461 9071
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