Its roof work an incongruous, shimmering mirage amid West Nanjing Rd’s soaring skyscrapers, Jìng’ān Temple is a much-restored sacred...
Shànghǎi Children’s Palace
A striking, white two-storey 1920s building, this was formerly Kadoorie House, named after its wealthy Jewish owner. Architecture buffs...
This old art deco theatre was the biggest nightclub in the 1930s, and today has sedate tea dances in the afternoon to the sounds of...
Gǔyì Húnán Restaurant
Classy Hunanese dining and mouth-watering cumin ribs next to Jìng’ān Temple.
1649 West Nanjing Rd; 南京西路1649号 · interesting places nearby
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This restaurant has a tranquil lakeside setting in Jìng’ān Park, and the open long-house interior decked out in dark wood and rattan has a genuine tropical feel. Waiters in sarongs serve up excellent dishes, such as seafood curry in a fresh pineapple, gado gado (vegetable salad with peanut sauce) and kalio daging (beef in coconut milk, lemongrass and curry sauce).