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Shanghai Terrace

108 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2508
+1 312-573-6744
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“peking duck” (37 reviews)
“dim sum” (44 reviews)
“fried rice” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
108 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2508
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mum and I hosted a dear (Asian) friend (almost family) to his first time dinner at Shanghai Terrace and he was extremely impressed. We ourselves come to ST at least once whenever we travel to Chicago, and we've been doing so for 10 years....More

Thank DNARNA2014
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DNARNA2014, Thank you for choosing Shanghai Terrace and for posting your feedback. We are delighted to hear that you and your mother chose to host your friend at Shanghai Terrace and that you all enjoyed your experience. We appreciate your kind comments on the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The 6 piece sampler with 3 sauces was a delight of dim sum. Followed by Peking Duck with 8 pancakes for a half order. Service and decor were impeccable.More

Thank PointerDetroit
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PointerDetroit, Thank you for visiting Shanghai Terrace and for sharing your kind review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the Dim Sum Sampler and Peking Duck. We also appreciate the comments on the service and will be sure to share this with our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first night in Chicago, we enjoyed dinner at Shanghai Terrace in The Peninsula Hotel. We started with a variety of different dim sum: -bbq pork buns -lobster and truffle dumplings -duck and foie gras dumplings Each order comes with four pieces each - and...More

Thank 2beans2000
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 2beans2000, We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Shanghai Terrace and appreciate your kind comments. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the dim sum as well as the entrees and dessert that you ordered. We also appreciate your...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018

What a pretty place inside the exquisite Peninsula hotel with excellent service and fancy food, but overall the food did not measure up to the hype or the prices. This is a 3.5 Star review. Our party of 12 had just about everything! Here's what...More

Thank Justsaygrace
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Justsaygrace, Thank you so much for visiting Shanghai Terrace and for sharing your review. We appreciate your thorough feedback on several of the dishes you tried and will be sure to share this feedback with our staff. We are unfortunately disappointed to hear that...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018

From the moment you step into the Peninsula Hotel you are greeted with gracious service. The Maitre D at the Shanghai Terrace asked for my surname and every waiter used it. He saw I was alone and asked if I wanted a newspaper and went...More

Thank Poleinahole
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Poleinahole, Thank you for visiting Shanghai Terrace and for taking the time to share your review. We are glad to hear that you experienced such fantastic service and that you appreciated the ambiance and decor of the restaurant. While we regret to hear that...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

It was nice, but overpriced and not terribly interesting food. Much better options in the Miracle Mile area, though service was good.More

Thank bellaUsa
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Dear bellaUsa, Thank you for visiting Shanghai Terrace and for posting your review. We appreciate your kind remarks about the service. We will review your constructive comments internally and take this as an opportunity to improve our offering, thank you. Warm regards, Richard Hummell Assistant...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

2 of us for lunch ordered he shrimp dumplings and the vegetarian dumplings and hot and sour soup, which had to me specially made due to my egg allergy. really fresh and delicately flavorful. lunch was a noodle dish off the menu that the server...More

Thank foodystar
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Dear foodystar, Thank you for dining at Shanghai Terrace and for posting your kind review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the dim sum selections and that you were pleased with the accomodations to your dietary restrictions. We are also happy to learn that...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Celebrated my sister's birthday here. The food was out of this world and the service made it even more special. I can't wait to return.More

Thank JB-review-123
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

DearJB-Review-123, Thank you for dining at Shanghai Terrace and for posting your kind reviews. We are delighted to hear you chose Shanghai Terrace to celebrate your sister's birthday. We are also happy to learn the food and service were enjoyable. We hope for the opportunity...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017

Concierge at my hotel recommended this place for upscale Chinese food. Setting is on 7th floor of the Peninsula Hotel. The decor is traditional Chinese. Staff helpful, efficient but not overbearing. Food is very tasty, visually a work of art and overall a great dining...More

Thank WaupacaTraveller
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Dear WaupacaTraveller, Thank you for choosing Shanghai Terrace during your visit to Chicago! We are honored to be a part of your Windy City experience we thank you for your generous feedback. We appreciate your kind remarks on the service and your dinner selections. We...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Stayed at the Peninsula and decided to eat here at the last minute. Great selection of sushi and great service. We brought our seven year old twin daughters and they were treated like royalty!More

Thank August G
Peninsula_CH, Manager at Shanghai Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Dear August G, Thank you for choosing to dine at Shanghai Terrace and for sharing your review. We appreciate your gracious remarks on the service and cuisine. We are delighted to hear your daughters enjoyed their experience as well! We hope for the opportunity to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611-2508
    (Michigan Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Red Line - Chicago; Michigan Avenue and Chicago Avenue CTA Bus Routes
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Magnificent Mile
  • Neighbourhood: Magnificent Mile
  • Phone Number: +1 312-573-6744
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Description
Recently ranked the number one "Chinese Restaurant in Chicago" by Zagat, the exquisite Asian decor enhances the intimate atmosphere of this venue, which is unique to the city of Chicago. Seating capacity fits 75 guests with additional seating on the Terrace during temperate weather. Also features an intimate Private Dining Room for up to 30 guests. The Shanghai Terrace offers Eastern skyline views over Chicago, serving Chinese cuisine with an emphasis on Cantonese and Shanghainese specialties.
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