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) #490 of 15,977 Restaurants in Shanghai $$$$, Italian, European, Mediterranean
2500 Binjiang Dadao, Shanghai, China
+86 21 2022 8288
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
2500 Binjiang Dadao, Shanghai, China
Neighbourhood: Lujiazui
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Ok to have a pizza. The view on the river is fine although one cannot see the whole Bund. Prices are reasonable for the area with good range and selection. Staff speaks good english which helps.

Thank OLN
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I am a big fan of the Tavola Beijing restaurant. the menu is very extensive and it is difficult to actually choose some dishes as i wanted to try them all. the service was a mix feeling. the staff at the bottom entrance does not...More

Thank Karenou91
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stumbled on this restaurant while walking the riverwalk behind the Shanghai Ocean Aquarium. At first it did not look like a restaurant, but upon entering, were pleasantly surprised by the location, decor and food. We had the lunch buffet, which was a choice of...More

Thank Tom I
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Situated in a standalone house, the entrance is dimly lit and difficult to find in the dark. Upon entering , we found the front desk desolate and the staff most disinterested Upstairs a few tables were occupied but the ambience too empty. We ordered the...More

1  Thank bcheong
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Great location on the river. Good for a romantic dinner The food is not so special, at least for an Italian customer like me Pretty expensive

Thank Paolo M
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I like this place because of the location. Just on the river with a great view. The buffet lacks choice but the mains are quite good. The wine is fine.

Thank Paoloc0211
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I really enjoy the dinner. Quality of food, presentation and the waiter was very pleasant and professional. The atmosphere was quiet too. I warmly recommend this place.

Thank Laurent P
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I used to come quite frequently in the past and I just came back yesterday evening for the 1 st year in 2016. What happened ? Almost empty, inside and at the terrace, smiling staffs but all new to me, maintenance of equipment 😒,... Italian...More

Thank PatriceDeShanghai
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Couldn't fault service or food quality, scallops for starter the best I ever had, gnocchi main was fantastic Done now don't want to say over 100 chars trip advisor as I'm trying to eat my dinner

Thank Darren L
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We sat outside on a Sunday in the beautiful weather and the food was very good. The fish was really tasty and the choice on the appetiser buffet was excellent. The service was friend and efficient. Overall a good experience for lunch over the weekend...More

Thank Jaime G
When people speak of Shanghai’s futuristic skyline,
it’s the financial district of Luiazui they are
speaking of. Shanghai’s most iconic buildings are
located in close proximity to Lujiazui’s elevated ring
road and swanky eateries. Sky-high shopping and chic
bars fill the highrises around the area. As is
characteristic of a world-class financial business
district, some of Shanghai’s best malls and hotels can
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$80
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2500 Binjiang Dadao, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Lujiazui
  • Neighbourhood: Lujiazui
  • Phone Number: +86 21 2022 8288
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TAVOLA Shanghai Italian Dining is an idea venue for business entertainment, and for sharing the nice moments with friends. Even before you lost in the nice food and good wine, you will already feel slightly tipsy from the cool breeze over the water.