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Dragon Phoenix

#154 of 15,876 Restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
The Bund
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8F, Fairmont Peace Hotel, 20 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai 200002, China
Name/address in local language
+86 21 6321 6888
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Today
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the service to be very attentive, the food was excellent and the view of the Bund was exceptional, all in a very historic location. We would certainly go again!

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Thank Brian Y
Sydney
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is hard to separate the food from the beautiful building this restaurant is located in. We had very good authentic Shanghai meals at a window overlooking The Bund. Great fish and prawns with lovely service. Then caught some jazz in the bar downstairs. A very fine evening that was appreciated.

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Thank BeeGeeSydney
Kettering, United Kingdom
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380 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located inside the Peace Hotel in the Bund this is a gorgeously renovated Art Deco restaurant. The food is Chinese and very reasonably priced for the location. The service was friendly and helpful and if you're lucky you'll get a table next to the window looking across the river to Shanghai's famous skyline.

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Thank Henchelson
Brunei Darussalam
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I arrived around 5:30 and since I didn't have a booking I was given a table near the front door. However I saw if you are a westerner and argue with them they will try and accommodate you to get a window seat. Since I wanted to try the mitten crab I got their package menu but in hindsight should... More 

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Thank kenc288
Adelaide
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180 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We had the tasting menu at this lovely restaurant. It was absolutely delicious. The service was excellent and the views of Shanghai at night were wonderful

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Thank JandJAdelaide
Hong Kong, China
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was recommended by a friend. It was supposed to be good as it was at an iconic landmark, Peace Hotel by the Bund. I checked the menu and price was alright so I booked there with my family. 1. All staff apart from a male manager were not helpful. 2. Food price was alright but drink was outrageously... More 

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Thank KengiW
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I've been to this restaurant quite a few times over the years. Firstly, the Peace Hotel is a wonderful hotel to see inside of. Even if you don't go to the restaurant, you should look at this excellent example of Art Deco architecture. Secondly, the view from this restaurant of the Bund and of the other side of the river... More 

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Thank Julian32
Rome, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

A tipical chinese restaurant with a rich and various menu. Furnishings aligned with chinese tradition but the best option is the stunning view on the river with the financial city illuminated at night. Very impressive.

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Thank Duca61
San Francisco, California
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

We opted for the fixed menu which gave a good variety of dishes. Seems a mix of local business dinners and those in for a special night. Good offering of wine and a la carte menu if you choose not to eat off the prix fixe. Nice restored decor.

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Thank vanderjas
Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

My husband and I had dinner at this restaurant and ordered three dishes, all Shanghai local dishes. One of them with tofu and the tofu was spoiled; one dish was not anywhere close to the taste of that Shanghai dish, probably because this restaurant is specialize Guang Dong/Canton dishes. One dish tasted okay. For the price we paid, we could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8F, Fairmont Peace Hotel, 20 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai 200002, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > The Bund
  • Neighbourhood: The Bund
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6321 6888

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in The Bund

Neighbourhood Profile
The Bund
While there are certainly many other “bunds” in the world, “the Bund” refers to Shanghai’s famous waterfront. The area’s Gothic, Art Deco and Beaux Arts monoliths were built when it was part of the Shanghai International Settlement run by the British and Americans. The atmosphere of colonial-era luxury has endured over time and is now found in the five-star hotels, luxury brand boutiques and expensive restaurants that can be found within the historic buildings. A cultural center has built up away from the water and some of Shanghai’s best art galleries and museums are housed close to the Bund. Nighttime views of Pudong and the rest of the city also make for a great backdrop at the many rooftop clubs.
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