The CANADIAN GUIDE To Shanghai
Are you hungry? N! è le ma? 你 了 ？ This is delicious H#n hào ch$ 很好吃
SLEEP Let’s go to bed Ràng w(men qù shuìjiào 我 去睡 Goodnight! W"n&n! 安!
SHOPPING I like this store W( x!huan zhège diàn 我喜 个店
KIDS What did you learn today? J$nti&n n! xué dàole shénme? 今天你学到了什么？ Was it fun? Shì h"owán ma?
Would you like a… coffee/beer/cocktail? N! xi"ng h% b%… k&f%i/ píji'/ j$w#iji' ma? 你想喝杯咖 / 酒/ 尾酒 Cheers! G&nb%i 干杯
SIGHTSEEING Have you been there before? N! y!qián qù guò ma? 你以前去 ？ Let’s go see Ràng w(men qù kàn kàn 我 去看看
FASHION Can I try it on? W( k#y! shì y$xià ma? 我可以 一下 ？ It suits you T& shìhé n! 它适合你
HEALTH & FITNESS Your body is your temple N! de sh%nt! shì n! de shèng diàn 你的身体是你的圣殿
What music do you like? N! x!huan shénme y$nyuè? 你喜 什么音 ？ Are you busy tonight? N! j$n w"n máng ma? 你今 忙 ？
SPA & BEAUTY You are pretty/ handsome N! h#n piàoliang/ y$ngjùn 你很漂亮/ 英俊 Relax Fàngs)ng 放松
ART Breathtaking J$ngxi"n
BANK Another day, another RMB Y$ti&n, y$yuán rénmínbì 一天，一元人民
EAT SHERPA’S Your favorite restaurants, delivered to you. Since 1999. Order by phone, MSN or skype.
1221 Shanghainese restaurant in a secluded alley location.
Cantonese Dim-Sum and Shanghainese.
1221 Yan'an Xi Lu 延安西路1221号泛太大厦3号楼底楼
2/F, No.6-7 South Block Xintiandi, Lane 123 Xingye Lu 路123弄新天地南里6-7号2楼
6209 6209 sherpa.com.cn
BALI LAGUNA Romantic Indonesian restaurant inside Jing’an park, with outdoor seating by a lily-pond. 1469 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1469号静安公
SIMPLY THAI Warmly lit and inviting Thai cusine. Several locations. 5C Dongping Lu 平路5号C座
400 880 7729 simplythai-sh.com
Yunnan Folk cuisine in a romantic setting. Rooftop terrace bar.
Elegant and ultra chic Sichuan dining, sleek rooms, as well as a gorgeous outdoor terrace.
17 Yan'an Dong Lu 延安 路17号
881 Yan'an Zhong Lu 延安中路881号
6330 0967 lostheaven.com.cn
DIN TAI FUNG Award-winning restaurant of Taiwanese origin, specializing in xiaolongbao. Unit A104, 1/F, Shanghai Centre, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1376号上海商城1楼
6289 9182 dintaifung.com.cn
JING’AN Concept restaurant with French fusion food. 2/F, The Puli Hotel and Spa, 1 Changde Lu 常德路1号2楼
2216 6988 jinganrestaurant.com
HAIKU BY HATSUNE
Popular Taiwanese eatery. Open late. Wonderful mango desserts.
Regularly voted as one of the best Indian restaurants in the city.
Fun, creative, California-style sushi rolls with names like Moto-roll-ah.
68 Taicang Lu 太 路68号
550 Jianguo Xi Lu 建国西路550号
28B Taojiang Lu 桃江路28B号
6445 8100 vedascuisine.com
EAT MOON’S STEAKHOUSE
Quality imported steaks in an intimate setting. Now with two locations.
Fresh salads, sandwiches and shakes. Several locations and delivery service.
Canadian-owned Italian restaurant. Best raw oysters in town.
1/F, Building 2, South Block Xintiandi, 123 Xingye Lu 路123号新天地南里2号1楼
Rm.112, Shanghai Centre, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1376号上海商城112室
226 Jinxian Lu 路226号
6336 5683 moonssteakhouse.com
6279 8682 elementfresh.com
6256 8998 osteriaspirit.com
Shanghai’s first Canadian restaurant to serve up everything from poutine to fresh imported Atlantic salmon.
Seasonal menu promises taste, freshness, and nutrition.
Chalet-inspired homestyle Italian restaurant brought to you by celebrity chef Salvatore Cuomo.
288 Jinyan Lu 延路288号
No. 39, 155 Jianguo Zhong Lu 建国中路155弄39号
2/F, 931 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路931号2楼
6465 9099 juliesfood.com
THE KITCHEN BY SALVATORE CUMO
6467 0100 originsh.com
3302 4997 jiashanghai.com
Fine Italian dining set on the Pudong riverfront. Wonderful views and open kitchen concept.
Offering a wide array of sweet and savory crepes. The owner is from Brittany, France.
Australian restaurant serving dishes you might not have tried before, like kangaroo, crocodile, and emu.
2967 Lujiazui Xi Lu 家嘴西路2967号
1 Taojiang Lu 桃江路1号
8 Jianguo Zhong Lu 建国中路8号
5054 1265 ystable.com
Mythos means “story” in Greek. Enjoy classic Mediterranean dishes and nice views from the rooftop patio.
Dependable café. Paninis, salads and daily pasta specials. 17 locations across Shanghai. Free wi-fi.
Great variety of generously stuffed sandwiches. Try their specialty steak & cheese. dine-in or delivery.
The Cool Docks, Bldg 6, 479 Zhongshan Nan Lu 中山南路479弄6号楼
7 Donghu Lu 湖路7路
6/F, Golden Eagle Square, 278 Shaanxi Bei Lu, 西北路278号6楼上 海金 国 物广
5466 1488 wagas.com.cn
6288 3912 citydeli.cn
EAT & DRINK THE FAT OLIVE
Chef David Laris’ famous restaurant on the Bund is sophisticated French dining. Also home of “the Vault”.
The latest wine bar in Shanghai with a Greek twist. Brought to you by chef David Laris.
Canadian-owned sports bar with three locations.
6/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu 中山 一路3号6楼
6/F, Silver Court Building, 228 Xizang Nan Lu 西藏路228号6楼
123 Nanyang Lu 南 路123号
6334 3288 thefatolive.com
6321 9922 threeonthebund.com
BOXING CAT BREWERY Modern microbrewery & restaurant serving innovative Southern cuisine.
MR & MRS BUND
Shanghai’s most successful German restaurant with three locations. Try their signature Paulaner beer.
Chic and modern French restaurant, on the Bund. Of course.
82 Fuxing Lu
6/F, Bund 18 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu 中山 一路18号6楼
150 Fenyang Lu
6431 2091 boxingcatbrewery.com
6256 2265 bigbamboo.cn
6323 9898 mmbund.com
6474 5700 paulaner-brauhaus.comi
MESA & MANIFESTO
Relaxed atmosphere, classic Mexican dishes and specialty frozen margaritas.
Lounge bar and outdoor seating on the second-floor, daily happy hour and brunch specials on weekends.
Wine bar specializing in South American wines and serving tapas. Now with two locations.
A Mansion, 291 Fumin Lu 富民路291号
748 Julu Lu 巨鹿路748号
53-57 Anfu Lu 安福路53-57号
6170 1310 cantinaagave.com
Located in an old villa, this club/ lounge is a great place for a late night pizza.
Sommelier Vincent Landaisand will help you choose from the 130-bottle wine list.
1/F, 913 Julu Lu 巨鹿路913号
177 Fumin Lu 富民路177号
5403 2976 cosmogroup.cn
5404 0050 enoteca.com.cn
6289 9108 mesa-manifesto.com
HOF An affordable dessert and cocktail lounge. Try the orange chocolate mud cake with caramel and sea salt. 30 Sinan Lu 思南路30号
6093 2058 houseofflour.com
DRINK HAPPY LEMON
CITIZEN CAFÉ & BAR
No alcohol, just delightfully cute drinks. Served hot, cold, or frozen. Their most expensive drink is only 13RMB. Many locations and delivery.
Charming Austrian café on a quiet street in the French Concession.
Popular among expats, Citizen café is a coffee house by day and a cocktail lounge by night.
B1 Raffles City, 268 Xizang Zhong Lu,西藏中路268号来福士广 B1
25 Shaoxing Lu 路25号
222 Jinxian Lu 路222号
6340 5126 happy-lemon.com
6445 2131 viennashanghai.com
6258 1620 citizenshanghai.com
Wide selection of top-notch cocktails and liqueurs served by well trained experts. For the discerning drinker.
Small, intimate bar with dim lighting. This place feels like your little secret, great for impressing a date.
Trendy, hot spot. The shiny, curvaceous bar is meant to emulate the sexiness of a lady’s shoe.
33 Yongjia Lu
127 Yongfu Lu 永福路127号
6/F, 5 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu 中山 一路5号6楼
Panoramic views of the Bund and even a small jacuzzi on the outdoor terrace.
This spacious addition to the Bund brings in well-known lounge DJs.
32-33/F, Hyatt on the Bund 黄浦路199号, 外 茂悦大酒店32-33楼
4/F, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu 中山 一路18号4楼
6393 1234 x 6348 shanghai.bund.hyatt.com
BARBAROSSA Moroccan-style oasis in the park. Hookah pipes. Lady’s night every Wednesday. Inside People's Park, 231 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路231号人民公
6318 0220 barbarossa.com.cn
6329 3751 m-theglamourbar.com
EL COCTEL Japanese bartender, Imaginative décor, sophisticated Spanish vibe: Barcelona meets Tokyo in Shanghai. 2/F, 47 Yongfu Lu 永福路47号
6323 8399 lounge18.com
6433 6511 elwilly.com.cn
THE MONKEY BAR
Futuristic Indie bar with cheap drinks. Parties thrown by independent local promoters with an emphasis on good music. 21 Dongping Lu
This super secret bar is hidden down an alley on Donghu Lu. Champagne and premium whisky. Buzz to get in.
6433 0760 not-me.com
No 22, Lane 56 Donghu Lu
Young, chilled out, unpretentious crowd. Inexpensive drinks.
A long shark tank graces the entryway of this restaurant lounge club. Beautiful people.
Music Art Oasis pumps out Euro electro sounds that keep the dance floor packed until 7am.
115 Xingfu Lu 幸福路115号
24/F, 318 Fuzhou Lu 福州路318号
46 Yueyang Lu 岳 路46号
6391 2811 m1nt.com.cn
100 CENTURY AVENUE
One of the most famous bars in Shanghai, and a staple of Bund nightlife.
House music downstairs, hip hop room upstairs. Appeals to foreigners and locals alike.
7/F, Bund 18, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu 中山 一路18号7楼
68 Yuyao Lu 余姚路68号
6339 1199 bar-rouge-shanghai.com
6218 8166 museshanghai.cn
If live jazz is what you’re after, JZ Club is the place to go.
Flashy high-end live jazz club from Taipei attracts a mature crowd. Minimum charge for tables.
46 Fuxing Xi Lu 西路46号
Bldg 15, Xintiandi North Block, Lane 181 Taicang Lu 太 路181弄新天地北里15号
G+ Massive club space. Giant LCD screen. Popular with the locals. International Djs. 5/F, No.6 Block South Xintiandi 新天地南里6号5楼
5386 8088 clubgplus.com
The highest bar in the whole wide world. Seriously. 92/F, Shanghai World Financial Center, 100 Century Avenue,上海 球金融中心, 世 大道100号92楼
6431 0269 jzclub.cn
1316 723 5361 maoshanghai.com
3855 1428 100centuryavenue.com
THE SHELTER This basement club used to be a bomb shelter. Now it welcomes international DJs and underground music. 5 Yongfu Lu 永福路5号
5382 8998 brownsugarjazzclub.com
CASH BOX KTV Also known as Party World or HAOLEDI, KTVs are everywhere around the city. Great for private parties. Sing, dance and drink to your heart’s content. 459 Wulumuqi Bei Lu 木 北路459号
DRAGON CLUB If dancing the whole night away is your thing, then head to this afterhours spot. It stays open until 8am on weekends. 156 Fenyang Lu 汾 路156号
6433 2187 dragonclub.com.cn
SLEEP PORTMAN RITZ-CARLTON Luxury hotel in the heart of shanghai.
Shanghai Centre, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1376号 6279 8888 ritzcarlton.com
GRAND HYATT Used to be the highest hotel in the world. 53-87/F, Jin Mao Tower, 88 Century Avenue 世 大道88号, 金茂大厦53-87楼 5049 1234 shanghai.grand.hyatt.com
This wonderfully peaceful hotel has its own gourmet bakery, and one of the best buffet brunches in the city.
Designed to help you renew and rejuvenate, the Westin aims to be your personal oasis.
33 Fucheng Lu 富城路33号
Bund Center, 88 Henan Zhong Lu 河南中路88号
6882 8888 shangri-la.com
THE LONGEMONT Large, stylish rooms and a 24-hour executive lounge.
1116 Yan'an Xi Lu 延安西路1116号 6115 9988 thelongemonthotels.com
THE FOUR SEASONS
500 Weihai Lu 上海四季洒店, 威海路500号
6335 1888 westin.com/shanghai
LE ROYAL MERIDIEN
6256 8888 fourseasons.com
An Ideal location for tourists. 1225 Nanjing Xi Lu 上海 文 大酒店, 南京西路1225号
889 Dongfang Lu, Pudong 方路889号
789 Nanjing Dong Lu 南京 路789号
6279 1888 jcmandarin.com
One of the city’s largest (and most expensive) hotels.
China’s first carbon-neutral hotel, with seventeen rooms. Offers a variety of fun city tours.
250 Huashan Lu 上海静安希尔 酒店,
183 Jiaozhou Lu 州路183号
6248 0000 shanghai.hilton.com
5050 4567 stregishotelshanghai.cn
WATERHOUSE A very cool designer boutique hotel in the Cool Docks. Nineteen rooms. 1-3 Maojiayuan Lu 毛家 路1-3号1楼
5153 4600 urbnhotels.com
6080 2988 waterhouseshanghai.com
SIGHTSEEING YU GARDENS A classical Chinese garden. The neighboring streets are lined with souvenir and snack stands. The smell? That’s just stinky tofu!
Anren Jie 137 40 RMB
TAIKANG LU This charming network of old Shanghainese shikumen and alleyways is home to galleries, boutiques, cafes and restaurants.
XIN TIAN DI
Sitting on one of the busiest roads in Shanghai, Jing’an temple is literally "Temple of Peace and Tranquility"
A trendy complex of restored stone gate shikumen buildings now houses the city’s most stylish restaurants, cafes, bars and boutiques.
1686 Nanjing Xi Lu 10 RMB
PEOPLE’S SQUARE Large centrally located park. Home to several museums.
SHANGHAI URBAN PLANNING MUSEUM
Features a vast scale model of urban Shanghai as it will look in 2020.
The tallest building in China, nicknamed “the Bottle Opener” owing to the trapezoidal hole in it’s upper floors.
Da Dao 100 6372 2077 30 RMB
100 Century Avenue Observation deck: 150 RMB
SHANGHAI SCULPTURE PARK
THE BUND Home to some of Shanghai’s most glamorous restaurants, bars and shopping. Gorgeous early 20th century European architecture. The Bund
Wide open spaces with grass to run on, a man-made beach, and free kid’s activities around Shanghai’s largest man-made lake. 1158 Linyin Xin Lu 70 – 98 RMB
Xin Tian Di
BOTANICAL GARDENS Covers 81 hectors. Features China’s best orchids and a Bonsai garden.
1111 Longwu Lu 5436 3369 15 - 40 RMB
CENTURY PARK Shanghai’s Largest park, with open green space, boats, and walking paths. Great for rollerblading.
Century Avenue 10 RMB
SHANGHAI MUSEUM Frequently named the best museum in China. We hear the museum will be relocating and undergoing changes this year.
SPA & BEAUTY DRAGONFLY RETREAT Chinese and Japanese massages at reasonable prices. Several locations around the city. 20 Donghu Lu 湖路20号
5405 0008 dragonfly.net.cn
BANYAN TREE SPA
Inspired by the Five Elements of Chinese medicine. Treatments are based on traditional Chinese herbs and ingredients.
According to Cambodian legends, Apsaras are nimble goddesses who perform healing dances in the heavenly courts.
88 Henan Zhong Lu 河南中路88号
457 Shanxi Bei Lu 西北路457号
6335-1888 x 7272 banyantreespa.com
6258 5580 apsara.com.cn
The name of this spa originates from a Sanskrit legend about the gods' quest to find the elixir of youth. 6/F, JW Marriott Hotel Tomorrow Square, 399 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路399号明天广 JW万豪酒店 6
This urban chic spa is named after the ideal pH balance for healthy skin.
Full-service upscale brow and eyelash salon. Several locations.
476 Dagu Lu 大沽路476号
158 Xinle Lu 新 路158号
5359 4969 x 6798 mspa-international.com
CHARME HAIR SCULPTURE
6340 1235 skincity55.com
TONI & GUY
5403 0011 browhaus.com
BEIJING HAIR CULTURE
French-owned hair salon. Modern, white art-deco environment. Kerastase products.
British hairdressing salon with several locations and even a hairdressing academy in Shanghai.
Staff from Hong Kong and Japan. International standards.
Rm. 101, 47 Yongfu Lu 永福路47号101室
209 Shanghai Center, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1376号上海商城209室
4/F Hilton Hotel, 250 Huashan Lu 山路250号希尔 酒店4楼
6279 8806 toniandguy.com
6249 7228 beijing-hc.com
FRUITS & PASSION
With their own line of polishes, this nail salon has all of your finger and toe needs covered.
Less selection than other countries, but still over 100 brands of make up, skin care, and fragrances.
Canadian personal care products that smell yummy and are made from natural ingredients.
1/F, 204 Xinle Lu 新 路204号1楼
669-671 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路669-671号
5382 5562 sephora.com
6279 8888 fruits-passion.com
MALLS PLAZA 66
A luxury shopper’s paradise. Dior, Fendi, Bvlgari and Prada are exclusively sold here, to name a few. 1266 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1266号 6279 0910 plaza66.com
Offers shopping, dining and entertainment facilities.
Many well-known fashion brands, restaurants and a large cinema.
1038 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1038号
99 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路99号 6391 0691 shtimessquare.com
6272 1111 westgatemall.com.cn
SUPER BRAND MALL
Next to Plaza 66. Marc Jacobs, Givenchy, Mont Blanc…
Large-scale Family-Oriented Entertainment and Shopping Center in Pudong.
Across from People’s Park. Fashion and cosmetic stores. Food and snacks in the basement.
1168 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1168号
168 Lujiazui Xi Lu 家嘴西路168号 正大广
268 Xizang Zhong Lu 西藏中路268号 来福士广
6218 0180 citicsquare.com
6887 7888 superbrandmall.com
6340 3333 rafflescity-shanghai.com
CLOUD NINE MALL
Also known as Ba bai ban.
Near Zhongshan Park,
501 Zhangyang Lu 路501号 上海第一八佰伴
1116 Yan'an Xi Lu 延安西路1116 之梦
Rapidly expanding mall with luxury shops, restaurants, and Shanghai’s first Apple store. 物中心
CITY PLAZA Upmarket department store housing the latest fashion brands, Japanese Supermarket and restaurants. 1618 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1618号 久光百 3217 4838 jiu-guang.com
Trendy fashion, cosmetics, gadgets and restaurants.
Near Xujiahui, six levels of boutiques, restaurants and a cinema.
918 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路918号
1 Hongqiao Lu 虹 路1号
6415 8818 parkson.com.cn
MARKETS CAO AN FABRIC AND HOUSEWARES MARKET The vendors carry every material imaginable: silk, yarn, fleece, buttons; and the prices are cheap.
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY UNDERGROUND MARKET
The famous relocated Xiang Yang Fake market. Same fakes, new indoor location directly accessible by subway.
Also known as South Bund fabric market and home to hundreds of tailors and seamstresses
399 Lujiabang Lu 南外 面料市
1618 Cao An Lu
HONGQIAO PEARL CITY
Also known as “cheap” street. Endless stalls of very cheap clothes. 168 Qipu Lu 七浦路168号
1111 Zhaojiabang Lu 肇嘉浜路1111号 美 城
168 Dongmen Lu 路168号
MODERN ELECTRONIC CITY
FENSHINE FASHION & ACCESSORIES PLAZA
Four-storey building selling all kinds of electronics, From phones, and speakers to remote controls.
The downtown “fake market”. Where you’ll be sure to find IP violations and greedy sales people.
218 Xiangyang Nan Lu 襄 南路218号
580 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路580号
6426 8888 shmetrocity.com
6262 3851 hqpearl.com
This place has those hard to find batteries you’ve been looking for. All kinds of electronics and electronic repair shops.
In Old Town, a less crowded alternative to the South Bund market. 3721 Hongmei Lu 虹梅路3721号
CAOJIADU FLOWER MARKET
XINGUANG PHOTOGRAPHY EQUIPMENT CENTER
Located in Old Town, Sells birds, rabbits, fish and fighting crickets, among other things.
The largest flower market in the city, flowers and plants at wholesale prices. Also fish and aquariums.
The first two floors sell the big brand names, the other floors are good for second hand cameras.
405 Xizang Nan Lu 西藏南路405号 万商花 虫交易市
1148 Changshou Lu 寿路1148号
288 Luban Lu 班路288号
This popular Japanese brand offers basic and comfy designs for all age groups.
Huge selection of fashionable and affordable clothes.
In a country where sizes tend to run small, here you’ll find that the medium is really a medium.
969 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路969号
Jialidu Building, 645-659 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路645-659号嘉 都大厦
1193 Nanjing Xi Lu 南京西路1193号
5250 9688 uniqlo.cn
5383 8866 hm.com
6279 3282 zara.com
Founded by two fashistas from Taiwan. This tasteful boutique brings American fashion cult brands to Shanghai .
Lovely woman’s high-end fashion boutique. Carrying hard to find American designers.
Hip men’s fashion boutique. Carrying premium products from around the world.
182 Jinxian Lu 路182号
No. 1 Taojiang Lu 桃江路1号
777 Julu Lu 巨鹿路777号
138 1613 7259
6466 9322 shopthevilla.com
For streetwear fanatics. Impressive selection of urban brands and Limited edition sneakers.
Shanghai’s homegrown fashion designer Jenny Ji's fashion label.
158 Xinle Lu 新 路158号
306 Changle Lu 路306号
5404 3808 thesource.cn
6384 7378 lavie.com.cn
IFA PARIS FASHION SCHOOL
DUTCH ITEMS SHANGHAI
French fashion school established in Shanghai since 2002, offering Bachelors and Masters programs.
With three locations in Shanghai, D.I.S. caters to modern urban women from 25+.
350 Xianxia Lu
Block K, Room 111, 376 Wukang Lu
6275 0055 ifa-edu.cn/ifaen
武康路376号K座111室， 6126 7661 disshanghai.com
5403 9869 projectaegis.com
SHANGHAI TANG Chinese fashion lifestyle brand. Offers luxurious clothing, home furnishings, accessories and gifts. B1, Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1 Dongchang'an Jie, 安街1号 君悦大酒店地下1
8518 7228 shanghaitang.com
MARY CHING The British-born, Chinese shoe designer creates glamorous “Made in Shanghai” footwear for the cosmopolitan woman. 374 Wukang Lu 武康路374号
6090 4599 marychingshanghai.com
ART MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Located inside People’s Park. Features floor to ceiling glass walls and showcases international exhibits.
Shanghai’s art district is home to over 50 galleries and art spaces from both local and international talents.
A large Swiss-owned gallery that often features well-known exhibits.
231 Nanjing Xi Lu inside People's Park 南京西路231号, 人民公
50 Moganshan Lu 莫干山路50号
50 Moganshan Lu 莫干山路50号
6359 3923 shanghartgallery.com
6327 9900 mocashanghai.org
GOSNEY & KALLMAN’S CHINATOWN
Fresh and young Art Gallery on the Bund. With a focus on new media. Open from noon to midnight.
With daily performances of the multimillion dollar acrobat circus show, ERA: Intersection in Time.
Shanghai’s first burlesque club. Showgirls, musicians and talent acts. Located in a former Buddhist Temple.
4/F, Bund 18, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu 中山 一路18号4楼
2266 Gonghe Xin Lu 上海 城 共和新路2266号
471 Zhapu Lu 乍浦路471号
6323 8099 bund18.com
SHANGHAI ARTS & CRAFTS MUSEUM
5665 3646 era-shanghai.com
6258 2078 chinatownshanghai.com
A popular place for tourists with children. Learn about jade cutting and lantern making with live craft demonstrations.
Four floors of contemporary works from emerging local and international artists.
The best photo gallery in Shanghai to see the works of contemporary Chinese photographers.
79 Fenyang Lu 汾 路79号
Bldg 15, 339 Changle Lu 路339弄15号楼
5404 7787 fellinigallery.com
ART LABOR Two-storey art gallery in the French Concession. High-quality exhibits. Bldg 10 36 Yongjia Lu 永嘉路36号 10
6431 7782 artlaborgallery.com
2/F, 97 Moganshan Lu 莫干山路97号2楼
6266 1597 m97gallery.com
Newly expanded specialty camera shop with a media lounge on the second floor.
Alternative bar and underground art space. Includes a men’s lingerie shop. Not for the homophobic.
126 Jinxian Lu 路126号
Bldg 4, 1950 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路1950弄4号楼
6256 1054 lomographyasia.com
6283 1043 shanghai-studio.com
BOOKSTORES GARDEN BOOKS
A nice selection of English books and magazines. With a café and gelato shop.
With several locations across Shanghai, this store specializes English books and magazines.
Eight floors of books, music and DVDs. About 10% of which are English.
325 Changle Lu 路325号
Shanghai Center, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu南京西路1376号 上海商城
345 Nanjing Dong Lu 南京 路345号
5404 8728 gardenbooks.cn
SHANGHAI FOREIGN LANGUAGE BOOKSTORE
6279 7633 chaterhouse.com.cn
FU ZHOU LU
OLD CHINA HAND READING ROOM
With a second location on Fuzhou Lu. They carry a good selection popular and classic foreign books.
This street has every writing-related thing you can possibly need. All kinds of bookstores and stationary shops.
Library and café with wonderful character and plenty of English books on China.
71 Shuicheng Nan Lu 水城南路268号
27 Shaoxing Lu 路27号
3223 0105 sbt.com.cn
CNPIEC ENGLISH LANGUAGE BOOKSTORE
6473 2526 han-yuan.com
POINT TO LIFE
Carries many art and design books and magazines. They can also arrange for subscriptions.
Located next to the Coffee Bean. This creative and well-organized bookstore focuses on everything design related.
This bookstore and café located in Moganshan carries a great selection of design and architecture books.
88 Guangzhong Lu 广中路88号
Bridge 8 25 Jianguo Zhong Lu 建国中路25号 8号
Building 3, 50 Moganshan Lu 莫干山路50号3号楼
6215 0555 cnpiecsb.com
6137 9300 pointtolife.com
6276 3226 cansbook.com
GROCERIES CITY SHOP
THE AVOCADO LADY
Here you will find familiar, but overpriced, food items. Also has a deli, and they deliver.
The owner of this grocery shop is famous among the expat community for her cheap, fresh avocados.
International food market,, deli, culinary shop, wine cellar, gift salon and French bistro. One stop shop.
B1, Hong Kong New World 939 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路939号巴黎春天B1楼
274 Wulumuqi Zhong Lu 木 中路274号
LG2/F, ifc Mall, 8 Century Avenue 世 大道8号国金中心商 地下2楼
6474 1290 cityshop.com.cn
5012 0998 citysuper.com.cn
This French chain has become a local favorite for its reasonable prices, and wide range of products.
This hypermarket chain has eight branches around town, 40% of their products are imported.
Imported cheeses, pasta, and wines. Several locations and delivery. Now with an online shop.
268 Shuicheng Nan Lu 水城南路268号
3521 Shangnan Lu 上南路3521号
158 Anfu Lu 安福路158号
6209 8899 carrefour.com.cn
6832 1188 ourlotus.com
WAL-MART This supercenter chain has adapted its offerings to the local market. The first level is a giant food market, other products can be found upstairs. 252-262 Linyi Bei Lu 沂北路252-262
TESCO The latest giant chain store to enter the Chinese market.
Beautifully packaged loose teas, tea bags, and flower tea. You will also find tea ceremonies and teaware here. Er Jing Xiang, No. 13, Tianzifang, 210 Taikang Lu 泰康路210弄田子坊13号二井
PRALINOR Exclusively dedicated to hand-crafted Belgium chocolates. Three locations.
2066 Nan Jing Xi Lu
6248 1000 cn.tesco.com
5094 5881 wal-martchina.com
5403 6991 feidan.cn
PINES THE MARKET PLACE International gourmet supermarket that sources the world for you. Several locations in Puxi and Pudong. 322 Anfu Lu 安福路322号
5833 2204 chiro.com.cn
571 Fuxing Lu 中路571号
6445 8703 pralinor.cn
SMARTDIRECT Save time by purchasing your imported foods, beverages and baby items online. 24 hours a day. Free home delivery in Puxi.
6288 7400 smartdirect.cn
KIDS BARBIE MEGASTORE
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY MUSEUM
Six stories of Barbie everything. Clothing, cosmetics and accessories. Also a Barbie café and spa.
This theme park blends education and entertainment for kids ages 3 to 15.
Kid-friendly museum. Don't miss the earthquake simulator, dancing robots, IMAX and 4-D films.
550 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路550号
5/F, Zhongsheng World Mall 5001 Dushi Lu 都市路5001号仲盛世界商城5楼
2000 Century Avenue 世 大道2000号
400 620 8181 barbieshanghai.com
CHILDREN’S TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOP Canadian provider of creative handson learning programs. For kids ages 2-14. Unit 46-47B Thumb Plaza, 199 Fangdian Lu 芳甸路199弄大拇指广 46-47B
5033 3053 ctworkshop.com.cn
JZ KIDS SCHOOL
400 820 5066 edaytown.com
HAPPY VALLEY AMUSEMENT PARK Rollercoasters with names like "Skydrop," "Fireball," and "Wave Swinger.” Smaller kid-friendly rides as well. 18 Linying Dadao 林 大道18号
6862 2000 www.sstm.org.cn
AQUARIA 21 Beluga whale shows and glassbottom boat rides. A great place for children’s parties. Gate 4, Changfeng Park, 451 Daduhe Lu 大渡河路451号, 公 4号
3355 2222 sh.happyvalley.com.cn
All kinds of musical extra-curricular programs for kids. Including band camp and baby ballet. ages 2-12.
You can’t miss it: Just look for Tom, the mouse in a soacesuit. Kiddy rides and arcade games.
Professional personalized photo shoots for families, children, momsto-be and even pets.
No. 12, Lane 280, Wukang Lu 武康路280弄12号
6/F, Super Brand Mall, 168 Lujiazui Shi Lu
4/F, 668 Huaian Lu 淮安路668号4楼
5403 6475 jz-school.com
KIDS ELEMENTS THEATRE ARTS CENTER
3878 0139 superbrandmall.com
SHANGHAI ANIMATION & COMICS MUSEUM
6083 1066 barefootportraits.org
SHANGHAI NATURAL WILD INSECT KINGDOM
Fun and innovative classes for kids ages 2-13. Art, drama, dance, and voice coaching.
This three-level museum offers interactive exhibits and life-size models. The third floor has a 3-D movie theatre, 30 RMB.
Insects, reptiles, amphibians and even a few monkeys. Check out their new night exhibitions. 40 RMB for adults. 25RMB for kids.
1985 Hongqiao Lu 虹 路1985号
69 Zhangjiang Lu 上海 江路69号
1 Fenghe Lu 浦 新区丰和路1号
6295 3281 kidselements.net
5840 5921 shinsect.com
HEALTH & FITNESS BODY & SOUL YOGA
HONG WU KUNG FU FITNESS CENTER
PUDONG TENNIS CENTER
International yoga instructors, located in a restored lane house. Also a second location in Pudong.
Small class suitable for kids and adults. First class is 100 RMB.
Professional courts with certified instructors.
Lane 470, 12 Shanxi Bei Lu 西北路470弄12号
Studio 311, 3/F, 210 Taikang Lu 泰康路210号3楼311教室
9 Yushan Lu 羽山路9号
3218 5009 bodynsoulyoga.com
MASTERHAND ROCK CLIMBING CLUB Indoor climbing wall. Reasonable prices and kid-friendly. Upper Stand 21, Hongkou Football Stadium 江湾路444号, 虹口足球 21号看台上
137 0168 5893
BIG BLUE SCUBA DIVING
Indoor ice skating rink in the Super Brand Mall. Great for the whole family. Includes shoe rental.
Offering entry-level and advanced courses in English and Chinese. Certified instructors.
8/F, Super Brand Mall 168 Lujiazui Xi Lu 家嘴西路168号8楼
Rm. 102, No. 9, 433 Honggu Lu 虹古路433弄9号102室
6291 2110 big-blue.cn
SHANGHAI HOCKEY CLUB
SHANGHAI MODERN MILITARY SPORTS CLUB
Two beautiful and serene yoga studio locations. World-class certified instructors. More than 80 classes for you to choose from every week.
All players are welcome to join regardless of hockey experience, nationality, gender or drinking ability.
This shooting range is open late and offers a variety of guns for you to pop off a few rounds.
Songjiang University Students Sports Centre, 2000 Wenxiang Lu 松江大学城
7/F, 701 Huaihai Zhong Lu 淮海中路701号7楼
2/F, 202 Hubin Lu 湖 路202号2楼
6340 6161 yplus.cn
ULTIMATE FRISBEE Weekly two-hour games and practices for all levels of ultimate players on both sides of the river. Jing'an Worker's Stadium, 888 Changping Lu ,静安工人体育 昌平路888号
6279 8888 shanghai-ultimate.com
139 1738 2385 icehockeyshanghai.com
5382 9955 firingclub.com
Classes led by experienced instructors in burlesque, pole dancing, Pilates, poleates (combo of Pilates and pole dancing). 2/F, 84 Fujian Lu 福建路84号2楼
With six convenient locations, this clinic has been providing health care for Shanghai’s international community since 1996. 203-4 West Retail Plaza, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu, 南京西路1376 西峰203-204
136 5194 2171 shanghaiblush.com.cn
6445 5999 parkwayhealth.cn
BANK OF SHANGHAI
BANK OF CHINA
WEBSITES SMART SHANGHAI
A website providing a dining and nightlife directory, event listings, and extremely useful map feature.
A popular English blog covering local news, events, food and entertainment.
CHINA DAILY Chinaâ€™s national English-language newspaper, targeted at western mainstream society.
SHANGHAI DAILY English language newspaper, focused on Shanghai news but including national coverage.
Home of thatâ€™s shanghai on the web.
Home of TALK Shanghai on the web.
SHANGHAI ALIBI Social networking site for people living in Shanghai where members make profiles and interact.
SHANGHAI MAMMAS Online support network for pregnant women and parents.
SHANGHAI EXPAT The largest expatriate online community in Shanghai, with tips about all aspects of local life and tourism.
CITY WEEKEND A free, widely distributed Shanghai living magazine published every few weeks.
TIMEOUT SHANGHAI Home of Time Out Shanghai on the web.
CANCHAM Home of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai.