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) #40 of 16,336 Restaurants in Shanghai $$ - $$$ Italian, Mediterranean,
No.600 Huashan Lu, Shanghai 200040, China
+86 21 6249 3638
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  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
No.600 Huashan Lu, Shanghai 200040, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the few spots in Shanghai were you will feel like home (of course for us Italians) The food is delicious and the owner super kind If you are running late from your business daily craziness yo do not worry, compared to...More

Thank Andrew H
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Andrew H , great pleasure you visited us and we are glad you could enjoy our cuisine . Enjoy your stay in Shanghai and hope to see you soon again. Severino Bassani

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What to say ? The restaurant was recommended to me by Italian friends, excellent. Starters : extremely fresh, well prepared. Main course : rizzotto aldente, pasta excellent. Cheese cake with ricotta. Wine : affordable. Let's keep the best for the end : the service. Here...More

Thank hamelinp1972
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Hamelinp1972 first of all I would like to thank you for dining at Seve. I am glad you had great time and enjoyed our food and service. I hope to see you again. Best Regards Severino Bassani

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

It's located in a very convenient area. The place is very nice. Staff is very efficient and well trained. The Italian owner is very kind.More

Thank aldyrton27
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Dear Aldo , it was a pleasure to speak and meet you at Seve. We are always glad when our friends and guests enjoy what we do. Hope to see you soon when you come back to Shanghai and thank you again for the review....More

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Ordered a few pizzas from Seve and it was outstanding. First time to eat Seve. I look forward to eating it again and trying out many other dishes. It was probably the best pizza I have had in Shanghai. Reminded me of a nice pizza...More

Thank RossGB
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Dear RossGB thank you for dining at Seve and glad you enjoyed the pizza. The way we prepare and bake our pizza focus on the best high digestibility . Thank you again and hope to see you soon. Severino Bassani

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Nice wine list. Excellent wait staff. Great menu. Food PERFECT. From start to finish I can only think "perfect". As close to Italy (except of course Chinese wait staff, which were VERY good) as I've been in a long time. Small restaurant so make reservations...More

Thank Magoo41
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Dear Magoo41, thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your dinner at Seve. Hope to see you soon again . Severino Bassani

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is a well run restaurant in a quieter part of town. We liked that the waitresses were proactive in recommending dishes and changing our cutleries. The owner also goes around the tables giving a personal touch to the restaurant. We had dinner and ordered...More

Thank Ivan W
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Dear Ivan , glad you enjoyed the dinner and it's my great pleasure talk to you at that night. As I always repeat we love our job and we try to do our best to delight all our guests and friends with our food and...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I have been there several time and I always had fresh and taste food. I tried meat and seafood and both are @ top level. The best in shanghai.

Thank morandi-L
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Dear "morandi-L" thank you to dine and review Seve. Frankling speaking I don't think we are the best but for sure we always do our best to provide the best food with the best quality. Hope to see you soon again. Severino Bassani

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Seve is a lovely restaurant with very cosy atmosphere, it feels like you are dining in upscale Italian restaurant in Europe. What really impressed me were the ingredients they use, very fresh juicy and aromatic. Delicious food and excellent service! Generous portions!More

Thank fams8
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2017

Dear fams8 thank you to review Seve . Yes we select our ingredients carefully and we do our best to keep very good standard. We are glad our guests notice and appreciate it. Thank you and see you soon again for new coming dishes. Severino...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017

I went there last week with a colleague and we had cold cuts, tortelli and pizza to share. At the arrival the welcome Prosecco glass was very much appreciated, and introduced me in a very simple but cozy atmosphere. Cold cuts were good and served...More

Thank Fabrizio F
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Dear Fabrizio great pleasure see you after long time and thank you to dine at Seve. It is also our honor you enjoyed our food , atmosphere and service. Hope to see you soon again. Severino Bassani

Reviewed 2 February 2017

We visited this restaurant to celebrate birthday in Dec. The place was warm and cozy and we were promptly given a table. We had few vegetarian choices and the staff was reluctant to customise any to our needs. After we placed the order it took...More

Thank Sunil N
Severino B, Owner at Seve, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Dear Sunil N, thanks to review Seve and I apologize for the inconvenience you mentioned . I fully understand and accept your opinion however I have to clarify and explain some of your point: first of all we don't have the classic "Eggplant Parmigiana" listed...More

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
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6 April 2016|
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Response from Severino B | Property representative |
Dear Heather, Thank you for asking. We have 3 baby chairs available in our restaurant. Looking forward to seeing you here in Seve Italian Restaurant. Severino B.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$36
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.600 Huashan Lu, Shanghai 200040, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Jing'an
  • Neighbourhood: Jing'an
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6249 3638
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