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Lost Heaven

38 Gaoyou Rd (south of West Fuxing Rd), Shanghai, China
+86 21 6433 5126
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Chinese, Asian, Yunnan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
38 Gaoyou Rd (south of West Fuxing Rd), Shanghai, China
Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is definetely one of the best restaurant in Shanghai. We used to live inShanghai and was our favorite restaurant. We visit this place whenever we are intown and the quality of the food has not change, still the best. Great food, great staffs, beautiful...More

Thank MirsAmst
Reviewed 4 days ago

upscale location (Bund) and beautiful decor. Broad variety and great quality food. We go everytime we are in Shanghai.

Thank cruisemuch
Reviewed 5 days ago

we have been there twice at this address. the food is always good. The place is a bit turístic and over priced! the bathrooms are amazing, you should go and check them out !

Thank Claudya P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full disclosure: I cannot tell what good Yunnanese food tastes like, but Lost Heaven dishes did impressed me. Tastes were very rich and varied. I loved it....Went to the Bund branch with a business colleague and dinner was the highlight of our trip food-wise. We...More

Thank 264agustinf
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an overpriced tourist trap for laowai who do not know better. There is nothing it has over authentic neighborhood places that are 20% of the price. If you favor dim lighting and atmosphere over quality (think W hotels) then you might like this...More

Thank finediner238
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lost Heaven in Gaoyou road is one of my favorite restaurants in Shanghai. In my humble opinion, this is the best example of Yunnan cuisine in town. To give you a very high level idea: it's a blend between Hunan, Sichuan with Burma contamination (...More

Thank Fabrizio F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like the decoration and ambient. Good Chinese food, lot of choices. Looking forward to see the terrace in a non raining day

Thank merylowny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good very tasty starters, main was a little disappointing as I had major food envy from my colleagues. Friendly staff. Dark but nice ambience.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We almost didn't get to enjoy Lost Heaven as the door staff tried to turn us away when we said we had no booking. But when we insisted we could wait for a table we were escorted upstairs where the restaurant was half empty and...More

Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge restaurant and very busy. Yunnan cuisine - almost with a fusion. Service was okay and pricing okay, although maybe on the higher end for what you get. Good restaurant for groups.

Thank Chris C
Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
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Mommy C
Hi. Just wondering about the food. Is it Halal?
27 January 2017|
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Response from slieder | Reviewed this property |
No, it's not Halal. Most places in Shanghai that are have it listed in the window or on the menu
Do you think they can cater for coeliac? We'll be there in a month and want to try it out but have to be super careful about gluten.
14 March 2015|
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Response from Mauro C | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I am pretty sure they do not know about gluten and coeliac, but the menu is in English and with pictures. Furthermore, the first 2 pages of the menu list all the main ingredients used in this Yunnan Cuisine... More
Bonsoir, Peut on avoir une idee des plats proposés et des tarifs. Merci d'avance, Eric,
5 August 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:15
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:15
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:15
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:15
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:15
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:15
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Gaoyou Rd (south of West Fuxing Rd), Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6433 5126
  • E-mail