Thai spa with shíkùmén (stone-gate house) interior offering facials, aromatherapy, hot-stone and Chinese massages (from Y620). You can...
This stupendous tower seizes the Shànghǎi zeitgeist with dramatic aplomb. Resembling a sci-fi corporation headquarters, the...
This art deco veteran, designed by Ladislaus Hudec, was Shànghǎi’s premier theatre in the 1930s.
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445 West Nanjing Rd; 南京西路445号 · interesting places nearby
Shànghǎi's second-oldest vegetarian restaurant (opened in 1922), Gōngdélín never fails to perplex Western vegetarians – almost everything on the menu is prepared to resemble meat, down to sinewy textures and bony chunks. Don’t worry though, the beef with shacha sauce and the sesame chicken rolls are actually made of tofu, no matter how convincing they look.
The interior is a blend of stone and wood with Venetian blinds, honeycombed lamps and a couple of Buddhist statues thrown in for good fortune.