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The Captain

$$ - $$$, , International
No.37 Fuzhou Road | Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6323 5053
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (6 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“youth hostel” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
No.37 Fuzhou Road | Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to this bar as it was advertised as being open till 2 am. The lift up also stated this! What a lie. 12.30 we were asked to pay our bill and told we could not order anything else. The view is good. But after...More

Thank danifitz14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing spot for a few sundown drinks and food.. These guys have done a great job of transforming this place.. the menu is totally revamped and the food is ace.. fantastic cocktails also. Great place to start the night!

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm never disappointed when paying a visit to see The Captain. The last time I was here, was in January so it was a little cold to sit outside on the terrace with the fabulous night view of the main buildings across the river from...More

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We showed up after sundown and only had beers out on the rooftop deck. It was a great view of the Bund and the financial district across the river, boats and ferries plying the water. Two big beers was 115 RMB (about $17 USD) -...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The spot is amazing ! Hidden jewel of shanghai :-) The bar is so stylish - looks like an archive shelve but drinks are modern and super tasty - the bar tender is a recognised and rewarded guy Guilerme if I'm not mistaken with the...More

1  Thank Gosia T
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Oh Captain, my Captain where are you, you used to be the budget roof top bar in Shanghai, now you have turned in to like everyone else charging an arm and a leg for mediocre stuff. However I have to say the view........is nice very...More

Thank Reslimpan
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, awesome drinks. Daryl and Julian are the most amazing bar stuff. Very helpful and welcoming.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Given that this bar is attached to a hostel downstairs, we were a bit taken aback at having to pay 80RMB for a pint of beer. Still, it's a cool bar with very helpful staff and an admittedly wonderful view of Pudong from the large...More

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Din not try the food, but the cocktails were ok - my long island (i think that's what i had, a couple of mnths back) I remember being perfectly fine, but the tea martini wasn't great. The location is awesome though, the view is beautiful...More

Thank Miz L
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Didn't try the food - but the cocktails and the sunset were an amazing combination. Staff had good understanding of English and the prices were great for the location. Bit of a strange way to find the bar - but don't let it put you...More

Thank 24paul2017
The Bund
While there are certainly many other “bunds” in the
world, “the Bund” refers to Shanghai’s famous
waterfront. The area’s Gothic, Art Deco and Beaux Arts
monoliths were built when it was part of the Shanghai
International Settlement run by the British and
Americans. The atmosphere of colonial-era luxury has
endured over time and is now found in the five-star
hotels, luxury brand boutiques and expensive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.37 Fuzhou Road | Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > The Bund
  • Neighbourhood: The Bund
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6323 5053
Very nice place to get an evening cocktail/beer for 50+RMB. Beautiful view over the Bund will visit next time I am in Shanghai.
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