Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Jìng’ān

Sumerian

Run by a bright and sunny team of staff, good-looking Sumerian packs a lot into a small space. The real drawcard here is the coffee – the cafe roasts its own single-origin beans sourced seasonally from Ethiopia, El …
Top Choice Cafe in Pǔdōng

Yi Cafe

If you’re squabbling over what to eat for lunch, brunch or dinner, settle your differences at smart-casual Yi Cafe. With 12 open kitchens and a walk-through layout, it’s a veritable Asian–Southeast Asian–internation…
Cafe in The Bund & People's Square

Dining Plus

This stylish open-plan cafe is a perfect place to take a break from sightseeing along the Bund. The menu is comprised of Western fare such as burgers, pasta dishes and wraps (including smoked duck fajitas). The real…
Cafe in French Concession

Baker & Spice

Whether you're craving a healthy sit-down lunch or a takeaway treat, Baker & Spice has you covered. The long wooden communal table suits solo diners, while couples and groups natter away at tables spread out in …
Cafe in French Concession

Ladybug

Ladybug is a simple, bright, clean and welcoming cafe that serves light, nutritious meals including the signature chicken baguette (¥48) and Cobb salad. Located at the junction of lively Nanchang and Yandang Rds, it…
Cafe in Xújiāhuì & South Shànghǎi

Cafe du Dragon

For those needing refreshment after a long art appreciation session in the adjoining Long Museum, Cafe du Dragon is just the place. This colourful cafe contains endless shelves of art books for perusing over a cup o…
Cafe in French Concession

CH2 by Whisk

Tucked away down a recess off Middle Huaihai Rd, CH2 (formerly Whisk) dishes up an addictive line of luxurious desserts, such as chocolate tarts, brownie cheesecake and mousse, along with a popular Italian menu. The…
Cafe in French Concession

Coffee Tree

Full of well-heeled diners come weekend brunch time, this cafe in Ferguson Lane is a pleasant spot for a coffee. Sit on the patio in the sun-filled courtyard out front, ringed by well-composed brickwork and verdant …
Cafe in French Concession

Kommune

The original Tiánzǐfáng cafe, Kommune is a consistently bustling hang-out providing an essential pit stop when exploring the area. There's outdoor seating, all-day big breakfasts, sandwiches, burgers and curries on …
Cafe in Jìng’ān

Element Fresh

Perennially popular, Element Fresh hits the spot with its tempting selection of healthy salads, pasta and noodle dishes (Western and Asian) and hefty sandwiches. Then there are the imaginative smoothies, big breakfa…