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Nanxiang Mantou Dian (YuYuan)

) #151 of 15,993 Restaurants in Shanghai $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian, Soups
No.85 Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District | Old Town God's Temple (YuYuan Garden), Shanghai, China
+86 21 6355 4206
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“crab roe” (19 reviews)
“mantou” (13 reviews)
“steamed buns” (16 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Soups
$$ - $$$
No.85 Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District | Old Town God's Temple (YuYuan Garden), Shanghai, China
Neighbourhood: Old Town
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We toured Yu's Garden during the day and saw very long lines for take-out dumplings. In the evening around 6pm we returned and went to the 3rd floor for dinner. We had a short wait . They stop serving around 7pm. This was an adventure...More

Thank TomFromBellaire
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went there for a lunch. The restaurant has several areas: takeout only, casual, full restaurant. We ate at the full restaurant area and ordered: crab roe xlb, regular xlb, shaomai, jellyfish, giant xlb soup bao. The jelly fish was decent but I would not...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went Nanxiang Mantou Dian at Yu Yuan area in the past. So I try Branch Shop at Wujiang road. This is located 2nd floor at Foods Plaza near the West Nanjing Road station exit 4. I visited at 18:30. But visitors are not many....More

Thank Hiroaosta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in Yuyuan, this branch of Nanxiang Mantou is very nice on its appearance, classic and exotic. The food also is nice, try their xiaolungbao!

Thank MaggieTangg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read reviews that it's really good with hundreds of years of history. On our first visit, we went to level 3 but there was a queue so we left. We returned again 2 days later. We were then told by a waitress at level 3,...More

1  Thank Anniejeweltan
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

After reading others reviews I decided that the best thing to do would be to eat on the 3rd floor. I arrived about 11:45 and there was a slight wait, maybe 15 minutes. (When I left the line was twice the length when I was...More

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

One of the most well known places in Shanghai for everyone's favorite snack, soup dumplings. But, i don't really understand why this place remains so busy. Huge lines outside this restaurant all the time. Mostly for the take out section. You can skip the lines...More

Thank global845
Reviewed 16 March 2017

There's always a long queue for takeaway. Opted to dine-in and was directed to the Xiao Long Bao section (you can't order anything except XLB) therefore, it was quick. Careful when sipping the soup using the straw as it is very hot and also try...More

Thank 20maytan
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Arrive at 8am they only serve small dumplings and chicken soup. Nothing else !! Ginger have to pay separately Taste wise ok only. Skin too thick. I am sorry to say Restaurant Din Tai Fung The best in shanghai. 11am I walk pass many people...More

Thank Shyon
Reviewed 8 March 2017

On the second floor overlooking the Yu Garden is a great place for breakfast - the only drawback...it has one item its menu. That one item of crab and pork dumplings was phenomenal though as each order contained about 12-15 dumplings (small). While the lack...More

Thank JDSoui
Old Town
Shanghai’s original walls live on in the curve of the
streets that serve as the border to the old city. An
aerial view shows a clear circular outline and parts
of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the
ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan
(which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly
referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists
every day, but wandering the streets around the
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Lisa C
Is there any dishes for vegetarian?
5 December 2016|
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Response from Martino B | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is or at least when we went there was as our guest was a vegetarian
Y la direccion en chino?
12 February 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.85 Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District | Old Town God's Temple (YuYuan Garden), Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6355 4206