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Shanghai Terrace

108 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2508
+1 312-573-6744
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“peking duck” (36 reviews)
“dim sum” (43 reviews)
“spicy beef” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
108 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2508
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1 - 10 of 278 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was nice, but overpriced and not terribly interesting food. Much better options in the Miracle Mile area, though service was good.More

Thank bellaUsa
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear bellaUsa, Thank you for visiting Shanghai Terrace and for posting your review. We appreciate your kind remarks about the service. We will review your constructive comments internally and take this as an opportunity to improve our offering, thank you. Warm regards, Richard Hummell Assistant...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

2 of us for lunch ordered he shrimp dumplings and the vegetarian dumplings and hot and sour soup, which had to me specially made due to my egg allergy. really fresh and delicately flavorful. lunch was a noodle dish off the menu that the server...More

Thank foodystar
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Dear foodystar, Thank you for dining at Shanghai Terrace and for posting your kind review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the dim sum selections and that you were pleased with the accomodations to your dietary restrictions. We are also happy to learn that...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Celebrated my sister's birthday here. The food was out of this world and the service made it even more special. I can't wait to return.More

Thank JB-review-123
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

DearJB-Review-123, Thank you for dining at Shanghai Terrace and for posting your kind reviews. We are delighted to hear you chose Shanghai Terrace to celebrate your sister's birthday. We are also happy to learn the food and service were enjoyable. We hope for the opportunity...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017

Concierge at my hotel recommended this place for upscale Chinese food. Setting is on 7th floor of the Peninsula Hotel. The decor is traditional Chinese. Staff helpful, efficient but not overbearing. Food is very tasty, visually a work of art and overall a great dining...More

Thank WaupacaTraveller
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Dear WaupacaTraveller, Thank you for choosing Shanghai Terrace during your visit to Chicago! We are honored to be a part of your Windy City experience we thank you for your generous feedback. We appreciate your kind remarks on the service and your dinner selections. We...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

Stayed at the Peninsula and decided to eat here at the last minute. Great selection of sushi and great service. We brought our seven year old twin daughters and they were treated like royalty!More

Thank August G
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Dear August G, Thank you for choosing to dine at Shanghai Terrace and for sharing your review. We appreciate your gracious remarks on the service and cuisine. We are delighted to hear your daughters enjoyed their experience as well! We hope for the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Dined with husband on a Saturday night. Nice ambiance. Service is very good. We got carded when we ordered cocktails which I thought was strange for high end restaurant. Cocktails are liberal with the alcohol. Had the Peking duck salad and it was excellent; tangerine...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Nice ambiance, modern and clean, lots of Chinese customers, and this is a positive sign. Service is outstanding. Food is rather unique. I had the foie gras dumplings, a sampler of Beijing duck and pork and as a main dish the pork belly. Not only...More

Thank gilardoni
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Dear gilardoni, Thank you for dining at Shanghai Terrace and for posting your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your menu selections including the Foie Gras Dumplings, Beijing Duck and Pork Belly. We are also happy to learn the service and...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

The weather, the wine, the food, the occasion,just absolutely the best .the food and service top notch. Please have dinner here, whether or not you're staying at the Peninsula!!More

Thank Norlene F
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Dear Norlene F, Thank you for dining at Shanghai Terrace and for posting your kind reviews. We are delighted to hear the weather cooperated for you to enjoy The Terrace and that your were pleased with the food and service. We hope for the opportunity...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

My friend recommended Shanghai Terrace in the Peninsula Hotel for dim sum during my vacation and we gave this restaurant a try. We ordered the dim sum trio combination with duck fried rice and seafood chow mein. The truffled shui mai and har gow were...More

Thank Fellow_Traveler_CA
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Fellow_Traveler_CA, Thank you for choosing to dine at Shanghai Terrace and for sharing your kind review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the dim sum, duck fried rice and seafood chow mein amoung other dishes. We are pleased to hear that you...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

My mum and I always try to return to Shanghai Terrace for dinner when we come to Chicago each time. Not having been in quite some time, we had dinner last evening. Having appraised Chef Mao that we were back and wanted traditional style (ie...More

1  Thank DNARNA2014
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Dear DNARNA2014, Thank you for choosing to dine at Shanghai Terrace and for sharing your review. We appreciate your gracious remarks on the authentic cuisine. We appreciate your feedback on the shrimp dishes and will be sure to share your constructive comments with our team...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2508
    (Michigan Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Red Line - Chicago; Michigan Avenue and Chicago Avenue CTA Bus Routes
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Magnificent Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Magnificent Mile
  • Phone Number: +1 312-573-6744
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Description
Recently ranked the number one "Chinese Restaurant in Chicago" by Zagat, the exquisite Asian decor enhances the intimate atmosphere of this venue, which is unique to the city of Chicago. Seating capacity fits 75 guests with additional seating on the Terrace during temperate weather. Also features an intimate Private Dining Room for up to 30 guests. The Shanghai Terrace offers Eastern skyline views over Chicago, serving Chinese cuisine with an emphasis on Cantonese and Shanghainese specialties.
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