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Henkes

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Jing'an
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1/F, Reel Mall, 1601 Nanjing Xi Lu, Shanghai, China
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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292 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Overall a good meal, extremely crowded over lunch, service rubbish, but we got our food sooner or later, will probably not come again, try something else instead.

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Thank SQUALO85
Rochester, Michigan
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133 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located in the Reel shopping mall. If you walk to the back of the restaurant there is another door that takes you to a Sushi restaurant. The food is great. I was in Shanghai on business from the USA and ate lunch here many times with colleagues. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the lunch... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Really good food and reasonable price and services was great and quality of food was Amazing.i will go back for sure .

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Thank alizbynana
Shanghai, China
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90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Had an evening event there and grabbed something to eat right before and the prices for food were quite steep. They are however generous on the bread and the service was good and rather quick. The terrace and environment were also pretty good. Very nice place for chilled drinks or dinner in Jing'an.

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Thank Venceslas J
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Western food is quite decent and presentation is nice. Value is good. I liked the convenient location and the menu. Waiters are a little bit short-staffed maybe as it took a little time for them to come to outr table.

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Thank Vince852
Shanghai, China
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Visited with a group of friends on a Sunday evening. Food and service was acceptable, but nothing special and there are better choices in Shanghai (certainly for the money). Did have to send back some cocktails to be re-made, which was fixed to our satisfaction and without any question, so a good response on this point

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Thank Jeff L
Chengdu, China
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72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We read online about the restaurant and decided to take a try. The staff were very relaxed and kind. A nice variety on the menu. A little pricey, but the food and presentation was nice. Started with the Rocket and fig salad, moving to the pork chop and also shared the seafood risotto. A nice dinner.

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Thank Curtis B
Shanghai, China
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

I've been to Henkes several times, mainly for brunch, and I really like the atmosphere. Henkes also offers what is on the menu of La Strada or Mr Willis, which gives plenty of varieties to choose from and the food is consistently great! On sunny days it's nice to sit outside with a glass of wine or a cocktail. Henkes... More 

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Shanghai, China
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Nice interior with a warm feeling, great euro food with a surprising twist and most of all, great quality and flavor! VERY good value for the price, will definitely come back here!!

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Thank anderssonmail
Shanghai, China
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91 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Henkes is tried and true. Of all the Craig Willis' portfolio of restaurants, Henkes is my favourite. In a nutshell, the food is consistently good, great for couples or small groups, great ambiance, ample patio seating for good weather days, great service thanks to Max and his staff, as well as being centrally located in Jing 'An near Metro Lines... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/F, Reel Mall, 1601 Nanjing Xi Lu, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Jing'an
  • Neighbourhood: Jing'an

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Jing'an

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Jing'an
The heart of this neighborhood is the Jing'an Temple, while the main artery of excitement and entertainment is West Nanjing Road. Close to the Former French Concession, the area has a similar draw for foreign residents but displays a more commercial character. Large, flashy malls, luxe residential high-rises and trendy nightlife areas can be found along West Nanjing Road, but areas off the busy street have the same quiet cafes and independent boutiques that many people think of as distinctive of the Former French Concession. Jing'an is less encased in amber, though, and it's possible to immerse yourself more fully in the energy of China's most bustling metropolis here.
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