[Shanghai] Chop Chop Club

From a certain angle, the Chop Chop Club can feel somewhat old-fashioned. And yet, nothing here tastes old. Everything that comes out of the kitchen dances across the taste buds with vigor and liveliness, the flavors uncomplicated and remarkably easy to love. There is nothing fancy or terribly intricate about the cooking here, only a heady, engaging combination of energy, heartiness, and unabashed indulgence, livened up with a touch of Paul Pairet’s whimsical imagination.

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[Shanghai] Mr & Mrs Bund

Mr & Mrs Bund (Asia’s 50 Best No. 28) Add: Bund 18, 6/F, 18 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Shanghai 中山东一路18号,外滩18号6楼 Tel: +86 (21) 6323 9898 Website: mmbund.com Hours: [brunch] Sat-Sun 11:30am-2:30pm; [dinner] Sun-Wed 5:30pm-10:30pm, Thur-Sat 5:30pm-2am Price: [brunch] RMB250-400 Visited: August 2016 Will return: Definitely A year after my first brunch here, Mr & Mrs Bund has…

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[Shanghai] Ginza Onodera 鮨 銀座おのでら

Ginza Onodera 鮨 銀座おのでら Add: 3/F Bund 18, 18 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Shanghai 中山东一路18号,外滩18号3楼 Tel: +86 (21) 6333 9818 Website: onodera-group.com/en/ Hours: [lunch] Fri-Sun 11:30am-2:00pm; [dinner] Tue-Sun 5:30pm-9:30pm Price: [lunch omakase] RMB388-1,188; [dinner omakase] RMB1,680-1,980 (+10% service charge) Visited: August 2016 Will return: Yes Take a quick look through my blog and you’ll surely notice that I gravitate more towards…

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[Shanghai] L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon

L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon (2 Michelin stars) Add: 3/F Bund 18, 18 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Shanghai 中山东一路18号,外滩18号3楼 Tel: +86 (21) 6070 8888 Website: joelrobuchon-china.com Hours: [lunch] Sat-Sun 11:30am-2:00pm; [dinner] Sun-Wed 5:30pm-10:30pm, Thur-Sat 5:30pm-11:00pm Price: [tasting menu] RMB988/1388; [main course] RMB248-598 (+10% service charge) Visited: July 2016 Will return: Maybe L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon, mainland China’s first branch of this renowned…

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