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Mr Willis

3F, 195 Anfu Road, Shanghai, China
+86 21 5404 0200
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“roasted chicken” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (22 reviews)
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European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3F, 195 Anfu Road, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I came for a brunch on a rainy Saturday and we were lucky enough to find a table right away, was fully occupied by 12:30. We had avocado kale salad and Mr willis Fettuccini (forgot to take a photo). The salad looked...More

Thank yse H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been several times before and kept it always in good memory but this time just perceived it as pricey and average food as well as service.

Thank Van-Alen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had been told Mr Willis is a great food spot for Australians. I can't agree. I found the table staff underwhelming. It was as though I was a nuisance for coming to the restaurant. My pizza was boring...it lacked both balance and flavour. My...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great pizza and must-have roast chicken! Service was mediocre but the great food made up for this shortcoming. Reservations are needed on weekends and public holidays.

Thank Zachary H
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

WOW ! Unsurpassable, delicious modern food ! We are very well travelled Australians who are on their second visit to China, enjoying different cuisines, and now visiting wonderful Shanghai for the first time. We love to enjoy good food, and surrounds, from most nations -...More

Thank leonieh749
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Desserts first - before main course. Ordered teapot of EarlGrey for two persons - were served with only one cup and waiter asked us to pay extra 20rmb for extra cup. So weird... we were so embarrassed, never seen such things even in Chinese restaurants....More

Thank DoctorLe
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I just recently visited Mr Willis during my business trip to Shanghai. We had a very nice experience and the food was excellent! We all had pizza and they where simple, but tasted fantastic! Staff is very friendly and the open atmosphere is relaxed and...More

Thank Maribied
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Nothing fancy but every thing we had was tasty and well prepared. The staff were friendly and spoke good English. However, like many places in Shanghai, they need a little managing to be efficient. So don't be afraid to call them over. The atmosphere is...More

Thank Erin W
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The service in this restaurant is good and almost at european standards which is rare in China. The food is "good" same as i can cook at home. Nothing special but nothing to complain about. But when charging 800 rmb for 2 starters / 2...More

Thank hamelinp1972
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

For the past couple of years we have enjoyed the food / wine / atmosphere @ Mr Willis many times. During our visit on May 14 the food was mediocre at best. None of the 4 starters-4 mains-dessert were satisfying, very heavy / greasy. Did...More

Thank Hans H
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3F, 195 Anfu Road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 5404 0200
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