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Authentic Local Food Tour in Central Shanghai

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Shanghai’s diverse food scene can be daunting for first-time visitors. Opt for an authentic taste of Shanghai on a food tour, a great cultural introduction to China’s second city. Sample a dozen traditional Shanghai dishes—noodles, buns, and soup dumplings—and receive restaurant recommendations to enjoy throughout your vacation. Morning, lunch, evening, and late-night tours allow you to fit this Chinese food experience into any travel itinerary.
You'll start at
Huangpi South Road Subway Station
Huang Pi Nan Lu Di Tie Zhan, Huai Hai Lu Dong Duan, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, ChinaPlease meet up at Exit 2, South Huangpi Road Metro Station (Line 1) Directions: Take Shanghai Metro Station Line 1, and get off at South Huangpi Road Station. Your guide will be waiting for you at Exit 2. 你好,请带我去上海地铁1号线黄陂南路站2号出口
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    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 2
    Former French Concession
    Stop: 50 minutes -
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  • 3
    People's Square (Renmin Guang Chang)
    Stop: 50 minutes -
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You'll end at
Yunnan South Road
Yun Nan Nan Lu, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China
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  • Guarantee a great Chinese culinary experience on a Shanghai food tour
  • Receive ample restaurant recommendations to ensure a trip full of great food
  • Sample Shanghai specialties and learn little-known facts about local culture
  • Choose from several departure times to suit every schedule
What to Expect
Greet your guide at the designated meeting point at the time you selected when you booked your tour. As you walk toward the recently restored Xintiandi food area, your guide provides an introduction to the culinary culture of Shanghai. Over the course of the tour, sample dishes like dumpling soup, spring rolls, candied lotus rice, roasted duck, and many more local specialties. See, too, the bustling Yunnan Road, and cleanse your palate with cups of green and black tea between each stop. This Shanghai food tour ends on Yunnan Road, where you can keep exploring the city on your own or call it a day. 
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Important Information
Departure Point
Huangpi South Road Subway Station, Huang Pi Nan Lu Di Tie Zhan, Huai Hai Lu Dong Duan, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China
Return Details
Yunnan South Road, Yun Nan Nan Lu, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Local guide
  • Food and drink tastings (enough for breakfast, lunch or dinner)
  • Local beer or desert for late night session
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children under 3 are free of charge
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Shanghai Foodie
Informative, Entertaining and Delicious!
We had an awesome tour with Jim during Chinese New Year. He was super friendly throughout the tour and very
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Wonderful tour! Lu was great
I very much enjoyed this tour! Lu was a wonderful guide who spoke excellent English and patiently indulged me in
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Awesome Foodie Tour!
Our tour guide's name was Jim and we loved him! Very personable and gave us a lot of information about not only
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Soup Dumplings and Tea!
What a wonderful way to spend the morning walking and eating our way through the french concession - our guides
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Must do!
Really enjoyed everything about this tour. Knowledgeable guides made all the difference. I suggest you start
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Jeffery T
Looking for something unique? Look no further!
This was positively the most unique and interesting food tour I’ve taken. The guides were so welcoming, friendly
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Robert N
Kalmar, Sweden
Great food tour, late night special.
Meet up with guide on time, local chinese guy, very friendly and spoke good english. Visited some 5-6 small
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New York City, New York
Had a fantastic tour w JIM ! HIGHLY RECOMMEND A++++ Lots of interesting and good local food + drink, with a dose
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Robin K
Los Angeles, California
Fantastic Breakfast Walking Tour with Jim!
I cannot say enough positive comments about our walking tour with Jim. He is knowledgeable, fun and taught is a
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Hans Christian S
Great experience
Lu was an excellent guide! I highly recommend this trip for people interested in trying out a bunch of different
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  • Duration: 3h
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