Here are my picks of the best new restaurants in Shanghai that opened in 2019. From sensational openings to ramen, brunch features, and gastrolounges.
J.Boroski is a secluded cocktail bar that does high-caliber bespoke drinks in Jing’an. The entrance-way is hidden and there is no menu.
High Yaki is a Japanese restaurant in Shanghai that does yakitori, yakiniku, and dry-aged beef. It is fantastic and should be high on your to-eat list.
French fine dining at Maison Lameloise Shanghai, a Michelin one-star restaurant in the Shanghai Tower. Here’s what you can expect from lunch.
Birds of Paradise is a tiki bar and restaurant in Shanghai by mixologist Yao Lu and chef Austin Hu. Great cocktails, Polynesian-inspired food, and brunch.
The Michelin Guide Shanghai 2020 awarded a total of 40 restaurants in Shanghai with stars. See the full list of restaurants and bib gourmands.