- Opening Times
Shanghai occupies the listed premises of a former East End pie and mash shop built when Queen Victoria was on the throne and the atmospheric old shopfront is still there, perfectly preserved. The menu features a combination of classic Chinese favourites complemented by Western-influenced versions of Eastern dishes. The absolute must-haves are the pork-filled fried dumpling starter, served with red vinegar and ginger strips, and main course of baked fresh lobster with ginger and spring onions. There are marble prep areas, long bar, original floor, oak booths to seat twenty, tiled walls and eel-motif mirrors. However, the rear of the restaurant is a newly-built modern Chinese eatery with oriental imagery filled with warm light from the stained glass ceiling windows.
LondonTown.com - Shanghai Location Map
Further articles featuring Shanghai on LondonTown.com
Afternoon Tea is one tradition that London has perfected and there are countless venues serving finger sandwiches, dainty cakes and buttery scones. But, for...
London has been a favourite location for movie directors past and present, from Alfred Hitchcock to Woody Allen. Gangster films, crime dramas, atmospheric thrillers...
The London Design Festival, 100% Design and London Fashion Week all return to the city this September. Open House Weekend gives nosy Londoners the...
Chinese New Year celebrations in London attract around 300,000 people and extend beyond Chinatown into the city's cultural institutions and lighting up the London...
Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2016. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.
Hotels near Shanghai
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £49 24% off
419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 24 minutes from Shanghai
This hotel is modern, clean and very convenient if you want to explore the sights and bright lights of trendy Shoreditch. Although close to the City, ... More
London > Events > Music Dates: Friday 27th and Saturday 28th May 2016 - 8pm
Cafe OTO, 18-22 Ashwin Street, E8 | 1 minute from Shanghai
Explore the irregular landscape of the current experimental music scene in Taiwan with musicians from the Taipei-based label. Dawang "yingfan" Huang, Xie Zhongqi, Jared Xu and ...More
London > Events > Concerts Dates: Saturday 28th May 2016 - 8pm-11pm
The Vortex Jazz Club, 11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Shanghai
The acclaimed jazz vocalist is joined on stage by the multi award-winning guitarist Jim Mullen, alongside Mick Hutton and Tristan Mailliot....More
Entertainment near Shanghai
Also in Kingsland High Street
Our recommendations in the same street as Shanghai
What's On Today
Shopping | Every Saturday &
Broadway Market 3.13 miles from Shanghai
Broadway is a great little market that is expanding rapidly and enjoys a tremendous reputation. Hidden gems are the Marissa ...More
Keysound Sessions: Jamakabi, Legendary Grime DJ, Logos
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th May 2016
The Victoria 3.19 miles from Shanghai
A night of grime, dubstep, UK funky and dub provided by Legendary Grime DJ featuring Jamakabi, Logos, Dusk, Blackdown, Atlas ...More
Street Feast London
Foodie Events | Until 24th September 2016
Dalston Yard 3.19 miles from Shanghai
Street Feast returns to Dalston Yard in May 2016 for another summer of Friday and Saturday night feasts. The gastronomic ...More
Hotels near Shanghai
From cheap budget accommodation to luxury 5 star suites see our discounts for Shanghai hotels, including Town Hall Hotel & Apartments from 82% off.