Mingtang Organic Dining
The only restaurant in the Cool Docks that seems to have taken off, Mingtang’s earth-coloured tones provide a soothing counterpoint to...
The riverside Cool Docks consist of several shíkùmén (stone-gate houses) surrounded by red-brick warehouses, near (but not quite on)...
Life’s a beach, even in the middle of Shànghǎi. If the sun comes out, pop down to this amusing artificial strip of sand right by the...
Shanghai’s only gay disco at the time of writeup, D2 occupies a large space at the Cool Docks There’s a cruisey room (a mezzanine that...
Kebabs on the Grille
This immensely popular and busy Cool Docks restaurant is a genuine crowd-pleaser, and has alfresco seating by the pond outside. The Boti...
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Cool Docks information
A recent development project often billed as Xintiandi 2, the Cool Docks, east of the Old Town, consist of several shikumen (stone-gate houses) surrounded by red-brick warehouses near the waterfront. Most of the shops and restaurants had still failed to take off as ‘in’ destinations as we went to press.