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Shanghai Cafe

145 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-5482
+1 801-322-1841
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“tofu” (4 reviews)
“pho” (3 reviews)
“soy based” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
145 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-5482
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Good vegetarian options although would not recommend the “beef” or “chicken” soy based meats. Would stay with the tofu and vegetable dishes Service not friendly but fast

Thank AndreaCherry
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant and unexpected surprise to find their pho is as good as a numbered pho house. Subtle broth. Delicious. The pot stickers were spot on as well.

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Food was okay for the price. Not sure if I will return but there were plenty of folks when I went in the afternoon.

Thank writejerome
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We went to Shanghai Cafe for the birthday of a friend. There were about 18 of us and the staff was very accommodating with us all. Unfortunately, the food was really just okay. From the vegetarian to the non-vegetarian options everything lacked flavor. The pork...More

Thank Aglaure
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

They serve great Pho! This place is so awesome! Wonderful seafood plates! Excellent vegetarian menu with the greatest tofu meat! I have to eat here whenever I am in town!

Thank Hal M
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Love the food here. We had the Mu Shu Vegetables and Vietnamese Yellow Curry. They always give such big serving and we always end taking food home. Never had any issues with the food or the service. They have a wide variety of vegetarian and...More

Thank Vincent K
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Their food is amazing! I have been eating there for 23 years and I always get a hug from the owner. The service is fast and inexpensive.

Thank Kari D
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

If you are vegetarian or vegan, and remember loving Chinese food back when you ate meat, come here! Their menu is pretty extensive for all. Each thing on the menu is available in both vegan and meat-options, and seriously, with anything deep fried, good luck...More

Thank CW K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We are frequent here for lunch. They are quick, cheap and delicious! Their weekday waiters are so professional; they can remember your orders. We once went there on a weekend, and we were served by different servers. They were not good at all; they messed...More

Thank busymom9
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We were visiting and getting ready to leave to get to the airport. We ordered a few different dishes. I ordered Sweet & Sour Chicken. It was battered over old chicken and fried. It was Awful. The other dishes weren't goid either.

Thank Erica H
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-5482
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-322-1841
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