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Jia Jia Tang Bao(Huanghe Road)

Huanghe Lu (near Nanjing Xilu) | Take Exit 8 of People's Square Station, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6327 6878
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab” (101 reviews)
“pork” (131 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 19:30All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Soups
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LOCATION
Huanghe Lu (near Nanjing Xilu) | Take Exit 8 of People's Square Station, Shanghai, China
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1 - 10 of 384 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here and arrived at 11am after reading the good reviews on TripAdvisor. There was already a queue forming outside, so I joined the queue under the hot summer sun, thinking that with such a long queue, their xiao long bao must indeed be great....More

Thank jason_seet
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When I'm in Shanghai, I always make a point to visit this place and eat xiao long bao! The price is so reasonable and the dumplings are fresh (made on the spot) and very yummy! The downside is sometimes you have too wait for a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little bit hard to find it, but check the pictures to look for it. Like one of the previous comments, it's a hole in the wall. But it's totally worth it! I tried the pork dumplings and by far one of the best I've...More

Thank Cuzkein
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This may have been the beat place that I ate in my month in China-seriously. It's a hole-in-the-wall place that's extremely popular with Shanghais and Westerners; sometimes the line snakes down the street and the wait times exceed an hour. I went there on a...More

Thank james p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is not well-marked, so just look for #90. Chances are, you will see the line of people waiting to get in. It is tiny, maybe 12 tables. Menu is in Chinese and is posted outside. When it is your turn, you will have...More

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just go across the street to Yang's for much better dumplings. I guess seaweed soup is just not my thing, followed by very fishy dumplings. A disappointment after experiencing Yang's the night before.

Thank Shannon R
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Arrived at round 10am and the lady at the front door said that they only had pork, crabmeat, pork and crabmeat or maybe pork and shrimp dumplings. No mention of the famous soup dumplings. We ordered a set of each type and some seaweed and...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Only sell xiao long bao cost 30rmb. Small place for eat. Traditional and simple place. Worth to try if you like xiao long bao.

Thank Chendracin
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Yes the prices have slowly crept up, but the soup dumplings here are the best in the world. Packed by 8AM, our orders of pork, and then crab and pork had light weight skins and a ton of soup. Wonderful food- local atmosphere.

Thank Sockster
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Definitely one of the best tang bao place in shanghai. Very flavorful and juicy filling. That's where you should for the authentic tang bao experience.

Thank June_Ng17
Nearby
People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you
would expect from the town square of one of the
biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s
Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with
activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow
in and out of the area every day to see grand museums,
go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied
food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and
...More
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patriciacz2001
11 July 2017|
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Response from pompui | Reviewed this property |
it is located across the street from Yang's who you should also try...we did both the same day. There is better seating in Yang's including an upstairs area. BTW...don't mind eating the tiny shrimp heads in the soup...its... More
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Sophia L
6 May 2017|
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Response from Poppyjourney | Reviewed this property |
Foreign cards are usually no good in local restaurants. Do carry some cash with you if you intend to go 'local'. :)
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fizto38
22 April 2017|
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Response from Alex B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, both options are available there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 19:30
Monday
06:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 19:30
Thursday
06:30 - 19:30
Friday
06:30 - 19:30
Saturday
06:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Huanghe Lu (near Nanjing Xilu) | Take Exit 8 of People's Square Station, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > People’s Square
  • Neighbourhood: People’s Square
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6327 6878
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