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Level 1, SML Centre, 618 Xujiahui Lu, near Ruijin Lu, Huangpu district | Taikang Road, Shanghai, China
+86 400 101 0188
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
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13 Aug 2017
“Much better coffee shop options in Shanghai”
2 May 2017
“Only if you're up for excreted coffee bean..”
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Level 1, SML Centre, 618 Xujiahui Lu, near Ruijin Lu, Huangpu district | Taikang Road, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Really not need to go here for a coffee break, so many better options in the city. Limited selection of croissants and sweets, coffee kind of watered and too hot cappuccino.

Thank roberto_dalmasso
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Famous for its Luwak Coffee - no, I didn't order any excreted product. Just double shot latte which apparently must come in this super tall paper cup... ratio is totally out, pretty bland and.. paper cup, they broke my rule... #NoPaperCups

Thank Roslyn F
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stopped by here to get some famed Kopi Luwak coffee. It costs $40 which seems in line with prices for that coffee elsewhere. They pulled out the beans and allowed us to compare the smell vs. regular coffee. Additionally, they brewed it in front...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Some have complained about the prices here. Only the kopiluwak is priced like that. Normal lattes are in the 30s (rmb), so comparable to Europe, or just a bit more than the US.

Thank BrianMinn
Reviewed 23 May 2015

The best part of this cafe is the LN2 sorbet! Made in front of your eyes, it's the smoothest sorbet I've ever had. No minute ice crystals--smooth as ice cream and very fruity. Of course the latte is good, but you don't need to get...More

Thank BrianMinn
Reviewed 4 December 2013

If you want to pay about $40 USD for a cup and $20 for a latte this is the place to go. I was suffering jet lag/coffee withdrawal when I spotted this place 20 feet from Starbucks. So to support the locals I had a...More

Thank Mrbob3338
Nearby
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,
...More
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  • Address: Level 1, SML Centre, 618 Xujiahui Lu, near Ruijin Lu, Huangpu district | Taikang Road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 400 101 0188
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