Part-run by the humanities department of Fudan University, with evening and weekend Mandarin language classes, as well as instruction in...
Chinese Printed Blue Nankeen Exhibition Hall
Follow the blue signs through a maze of courtyards until you see bolts of blue cloth drying in the yard. Originally produced in Jiāngsū,...
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3rd fl, 83 Changshu Rd; 常熟路83号3楼 · interesting places nearby
Vedas hides the sterility of its modern tower-block setting with good-looking woodwork, warm service and a generous menu of full-flavoured Indian dishes. The delightful Bombay prawn curry (¥88) is piquant and creamy in equal measure, while the basmati rice is cooked to perfection and arrives in steaming abundance.
At the tongue-blistering end of the spectrum are chicken Chettinad (¥68) and lamb vindaloo (¥78) and vegetarians will find much to coo about. Set meals are good value and the naan is tip-top.