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Nanxiang Mantou Dian (YuYuan)

) #179 of 16,339 Restaurants in Shanghai $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian, Soups
No.85 Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District | Old Town God's Temple, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6355 4206
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“crab roe” (20 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Soups
$$ - $$$
No.85 Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District | Old Town God's Temple, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location is great, the food however pretty average and some of it wasn't fresh (red bean sesame biscuit - red bean paste and dough were very dried out) I'm sure there are better and cheaper restaurants in the area

Thank Ellen T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We headed straight for the dining area billed as 80 yuan per head to escape the crowds and access the widest menu choice, and we weren't sorry. Fantastic XLB (tried the regular pork type and a couple of more exotic choices), scallion fried fish, stewed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yu Yuan is worth a visit, and you need to eat while you're here. Head to 3rd floor for restaurant. Dumplings are the go to dish here and they are good. Food comes out quickly. Expect challenges with the language - but you are in...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bland soup, dry meat. Had to add chilli oil for flavor. Spent 123 CNY per person here and regret it.

Thank LimeSlurpee
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We toured Yu's Garden during the day and saw very long lines for take-out dumplings. In the evening around 6pm we returned and went to the 3rd floor for dinner. We had a short wait . They stop serving around 7pm. This was an adventure...More

Thank TomFromBellaire
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We went there for a lunch. The restaurant has several areas: takeout only, casual, full restaurant. We ate at the full restaurant area and ordered: crab roe xlb, regular xlb, shaomai, jellyfish, giant xlb soup bao. The jelly fish was decent but I would not...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I went Nanxiang Mantou Dian at Yu Yuan area in the past. So I try Branch Shop at Wujiang road. This is located 2nd floor at Foods Plaza near the West Nanjing Road station exit 4. I visited at 18:30. But visitors are not many....More

Thank Hiroaosta
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Located in Yuyuan, this branch of Nanxiang Mantou is very nice on its appearance, classic and exotic. The food also is nice, try their xiaolungbao!

Thank MaggieTangg
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Read reviews that it's really good with hundreds of years of history. On our first visit, we went to level 3 but there was a queue so we left. We returned again 2 days later. We were then told by a waitress at level 3,...More

1  Thank Anniejeweltan
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

After reading others reviews I decided that the best thing to do would be to eat on the 3rd floor. I arrived about 11:45 and there was a slight wait, maybe 15 minutes. (When I left the line was twice the length when I was...More

Thank Kate M
Old Town
Shanghai’s original walls live on in the curve of the
streets that serve as the border to the old city. An
aerial view shows a clear circular outline and parts
of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the
ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan
(which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly
referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists
every day, but wandering the streets around the
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Response from Martino B | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is or at least when we went there was as our guest was a vegetarian
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
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07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.85 Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District | Old Town God's Temple, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6355 4206
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