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Big Bamboo Sports Bar & Grill Shanghai

#98 of 15,882 Restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Jing'an
American, Bar, Pub
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132 Nanyang Road, Jing An District, Shanghai, China
Name/address in local language
+86 21 6256 2265
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09:30 - 03:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 09:30 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 09:30 - 03:00
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Shanghai, China
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81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there with friends after sports, service was average as it seems only some waiters can speak English but you can see they are trying. I spilled part of my drink after getting grazed by a hot dish served at our table; no harm done and I said nothing but the waiter took it upon himself to replace my drink... More 

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Thank Venceslas J
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was perfect, from the view to the service! Charming waitress in black attire, tasty food, Good western music and swag! If you're in Shanghai and wants to feel like you're in New York! This is the place! Kudos

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Thank Elibramack J
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lucky to not miss Game 7 of the World Series - just arrived to Shanghai night before - found out about Big Bamboo, directly behind our hotel, during breakfast! Since then, we've dropped in for catching a piece of the action of NFL, NBA, and NHL games throughout our stay with other enthusiastic sport fans here! Great atmosphere; oh so... More 

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Thank Jennifer R
Shanghai, China
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

the perfect restaurant for all the sport lovers, where is possible to watch several kind of event sport. Drink, beer and a wide choice of food, to enjoy of your favourite sport in the company of your friends.

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Thank micheleborrelli90
Wuxi, China
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Best sports bar in shanghai with good quality food, service and prices. Every time I go to shanghai i enjoy having my meal & drinks here. Atmosphere is good and staff are friendly.

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Thank JeffWuxi
Jiangsu, China
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

As I live in Changzhou, Mexican food is hard to come by, and haven't been able to leave there in quite some time. Today, I had the chance to go to Shanghai and chose to hit the Big Bamboo. I hadn't been there in over a year. A few things have changed, most notably the prices. They have gone up... More 

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Thank Eric N
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Title says it all. Been here a few times. They had rugby, golf, Olympics on TV, but still managed to get the EPL on for.me in the side room. Service was a little slow, but it is a busy place so understandably so. Had a hot beef sandwich with fried and gravy, was as good as home. Very helpful staff... More 

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Thank James W
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Over the last few years it's fair to say I've been a regular here. In my opinion it's the most friendly bar you could visit in Shanghai. It's great for expats, I've made some good friends in here over the years. The staff are second-to-none, it's the best service I've ever experienced. Finally I should mention the burgers...if nothing else,... More 

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Thank Peter B
Carmel
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55 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

I certainly haven't been to every burger joint in Shanghai, but Big Bamboo serves a real good one. Beer is cold and sports on TV. Wait staff is excellent and very friendly, good enough with English. Visited twice on this trip and great both times. In a good neighborhood, plenty of taxis.

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Thank Scott C
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I've lived in China (many years ago) and visit often. And I love Chinese food. But sometimes, after traveling around the less appealing parts of the country, you just need a juicy burger, ice cold draft beer and some old music videos playing on the screen. The burgers are excellent (I love the one with blue cheese) but they have... 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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 03:00
Monday
09:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 02:00
Thursday
09:30 - 02:00
Friday
09:30 - 02:00
Saturday
09:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Nanyang Road, Jing An District, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Jing'an
  • Neighbourhood: Jing'an
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6256 2265

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Jing'an

Neighbourhood Profile
Jing'an
The heart of this neighborhood is the Jing'an Temple, while the main artery of excitement and entertainment is West Nanjing Road. Close to the Former French Concession, the area has a similar draw for foreign residents but displays a more commercial character. Large, flashy malls, luxe residential high-rises and trendy nightlife areas can be found along West Nanjing Road, but areas off the busy street have the same quiet cafes and independent boutiques that many people think of as distinctive of the Former French Concession. Jing'an is less encased in amber, though, and it's possible to immerse yourself more fully in the energy of China's most bustling metropolis here.
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