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PuTao Yuan

55 Xinle Road, Shanghai, China
+86 21 5404 0486
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
20 Mar 2016
“Worth the trip”
14 Jan 2015
“Genuin but tourist-compatible chinese dining”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
55 Xinle Road, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We went after a visit to Soong Ching Ling's Former Residence. It's but a 2 stop metro trip away. You guys can exit thru Exits 9, 10 to get closer to Xinle Road and the restaurant. We arrived about 2pm and there were only 2...More

Thank YWengC
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Excellent choice for original but tourist-compatible chinese dining with bilingual menu. Price level unexpectedly low from looking at it from the outside.

Thank PJohnen
Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

The restaurant is situated in the french concession, in the building of old church. The place is a little bit pricy, but the shanghainese dishes quite tasty. If you walk around it's a good place to eat.

1  Thank Aleksandra I
Reviewed 14 August 2014 via mobile

if you want to eat really chinese and shanghainese this is the place to go! superb fresh food in a clean restaurant. the restaurant exist more then 10 years and you can taste why...! try the baby eel and the clams steamed with egg... this...More

Thank smaale s
Reviewed 23 April 2014

We were taken here for lunch -it was crowded mainly with locals. Service is a little slow but it was very busy. Some of the vegetable dishes were excellent - the cauliflower, mushrooms, cabbage. Chicken in lemon sauce was disappointing - the sauce tasted artificial....More

Thank Go55
Reviewed 1 April 2013

good food but still order style restaurant i have been in this restaurant since the last 15 years at least 20 times . it is a pity that plates are broken, dishes are more and more fatty i deplore the service with the years they...More

Thank Balex75
Reviewed 4 February 2013

I first was taken here in 2004. Through the years it has maintained it's standard of good food and improved it's premises to make it a must to go to. It is perfect for westerners who want local food. Not all staff speak English but...More

Thank Voyagermundo
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Apart from the cigarette smoke filled room, the meal started out really well. We had delicious starter the red dates stuffed with glutinous rice were quite unique and went well with the cucumber salad. We ordered a kind of DIY pork bun dish which was,...More

Thank hannahmelbourne
Reviewed 12 January 2013

I was introduced to this wonderful restaurant through a friend who has lived in Shanghai for close to 30 years. She told us this was her favorite restaurant and has never been disappointed in the countless times she has eaten there. While the location has...More

Thank Albatross199
Reviewed 9 December 2012

I am visiting grape for many years now. it is a must every time when in Shanghai. I think its the perfect place to bring visitors as the food is local but still cooked that most westerners will like it. I suggest to try the...More

2  Thank travellot99
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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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Dinner, Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Xinle Road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 5404 0486
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