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Din Tai Fung (Shanghai New World)

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Xintiandi
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Unit 11A, 2/F, New World Plaza South Section, Lane 123 Xingye Road, Luwan District, Shanghai 200021, China
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+86 21 6385 8378
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Singapore, Singapore
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is another outlet I went with my friends. Good food as always and the environment is better than some other outlet. We ordered a bottle of yellow rice wine which wnet very well with the dishes we ordered. Good as standard Ding Tai Feng.

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Thank FlyingMichael
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I can't believe none of my friends told me about this place. Thank you trip advisor and your reviewers. This place has great Taiwanese dumplings, I am told it is a huge international restaurant, but being Australian I had never heard of it. Well worth the visit, it gets busy, but the staff are great, the service is brilliant and... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Din Tai Fung is an international restaurant with locations all over the world but I'd say compared to the one in California and Washington, it's on another level in Shanghai. With dozens of different kinds of dumplings it's fun to order a bamboo steamer of every kind and be able to taste all of them and then of course order... More 

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Thank CherylW_13
Warsaw, Poland
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant offers the best dim sum in town. Here and at the rest of its locations. Apart from this speciality of theirs they serve excellent Chinese dishes and an awesome rice. The price is good for the standard.

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Thank Josean_41
Shanghai, China
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37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the food, service is good, atmosphere is family oriented and enjoyable. Food servers have a bit of English, enough to get by. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank sunshine1066
Melbourne, Australia
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108 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exactly what you'd expect from a dim sum restaurant in China. Very clean and efficient. Little English spoken but that's not a problem. Food quality was very good and tasty. Kids in our group loved the experience as well.

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Thank Peter S
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a very good restaurant, very taste, If you are gourmet, love food, then you have to go. Otherwise you will regret it! Lol I am a tour guide in Shanghai, My clients love it, all of them happy about it.

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Thank Fang L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go. Just go!! It's so tasty and very well priced. The staff are great and are very friendly. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank Aaron L
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First thing in Shanghai, I have to go to Din Tai Fung, though we have this in HK. It is never disappointing. Love Shanghainese food here, service is amazing, courteous and efficient. The best is the xiao lung bao and dan dan noodles though stir fried string beans could be better (more deeper fried).

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Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Din Tai Fung has a number of restaurants in the US but this one in Shanghai is special. Great dumplings , can be crowded but worth the wait!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Chinese, Taiwanese, Soups
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 11A, 2/F, New World Plaza South Section, Lane 123 Xingye Road, Luwan District, Shanghai 200021, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Xintiandi
  • Neighbourhood: Xintiandi
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6385 8378

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Xintiandi
The refurbishment of a block of old shikumen into a carless entertainment center called Xintiandi, filled with restaurants, shops and bars, turned this area below South Huangpi Road into one of Shanghai’s most fashionable areas. Luxe condos house people who can afford the high-end brands that fill the malls and shops along Madang Road. The pleasant Taipinghu Park provides the area with green space and is also home to Shanghai Fashion Week twice a year. It’s not all glitter and glamour, though, as the rise of Danshui Road has given the Xintiandi area a shot of toned-down character. Small bars and cafes, mostly owned by locals, have people hanging out in a formerly quiet, unassuming part of the neighborhood.
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