Here’s a big fat undiscriminating list of burger deals in Shanghai. Not just limited to Mondays, all around town, mostly buy-one-get-one (BOGO).
My favorite burgers from this list: Beef & Liberty, UP Shanghai, Cuivre.
Burger Deals in Shanghai
Mondays, 5-11pm, BOGO
Xinle Lu: 204 Xinle Lu, near Donghu Lu 新乐路204号, 近东湖路
Xiangyang Lu: 2/F, 174 Xiangyang Nan Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu 襄阳南路174号2楼, 近复兴中路
Both locations of American eatery Al’s Diner does a BOGO deal on Mondays—¥72 for single cheeseburger, ¥98 for double, comes with fries. Xinle Lu location has outdoor seating. Finish up your meal with Gracie’s Ice Cream.
Beef & Liberty
Mondays, 3pm-close, BOGO
Huaihai Lu: 1/F, 108 Xiangyang Bei Lu, near Huaihai Zhong Lu 襄阳北路108号1楼, 近淮海中路
Shanghai Centre: Rm 111, 1/F, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Xikang Lu 南京西路1376号, 上海商城1楼, 近西康路
Pudong: L137b, Kerry Parkside, 1155 Fangdian Lu, near Huamu Lu 芳甸路1155号L137b, 近花木路
Monday BOGO (of equal or lesser value) on all burgers at Beef & Liberty, including seasonal specials, each guest must purchase a drink. No reservations! All locations have outdoor seating. Solid burgers, excellent fries, and boutique ketchup. Burgers range from ¥78-98. Favorite burger: Black Pepper (¥98). Excellent vegetarian options: Beetroot (¥82), Falafel (¥78).
Mondays, 5pm-10:30pm, BOGO
Address: 1/F, 291 Fumin Lu, near Changle Lu富民路291号1楼， 近长乐路
Long-running gourmet burger joint Bistro Burger recently got a menu upgrade, listing 20 burgers to choose from. Burgers are ¥78 (Classic, Bacon Cheese, and Sichuan Spicy) to ¥158 (Foie Gras and Angus beef), and come with a side of fries or salad.
Mondays, 4pm-close, BOGO
Address: All of them
All burgers BOGO every Monday at Blue Frog, equal or lesser value, with the purchase of a drink.
Mondays, 6-10pm, ¥88 with a drink
Address: 1502 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Wulumuqi Lu 淮海中路1502号, 近乌鲁木齐路
Cuivre’s lunchtime gourmet burgers are totally bomb. Monday is deal day—get fries and a cocktail or beer with your burger for ¥88. Does not apply for the limited edition burger—chef’s special on rotation. Get the truffle fries.
Mondays, 5-10pm, BOGO
Jing’an: 1/F, 135 Yanping Lu, near Wuding Lu 延平路135号1楼, 近武定路
Hongqiao: No. 7, 3338 Hongmei Lu, near Yan’an Xi Lu 虹梅路3338号7座, 近延安西路
Pudong: 28 Fucheng Lu, near Mingshang Lu富城路28号, 近名商路
BOGO (of equal or lesser value) on all burgers every Monday at Fat Cow. The Australian beef patties on brioche buns already get plenty of loving during the daily lunch rush. Of all the burger deals in Shanghai, Fat Cow’s Jing’an location is perhaps the most popular. The hordes usually spill out onto the street. Get there early. Apparently you can do takeaway as well.
Mondays, 5-8pm, reduced price
Address: 758 Julu Lu, near Fumin Lu巨鹿路758号, 近富民路
Not really a burger, but good enough to be on this list. The Burgerito at La Mesa is basically a beef patty and all the fixings in a tortilla. It’s ¥50 every Monday from 5-8pm with the purchase of any beer/wine during the happy hour, comes with fries. Usually priced at ¥78.
Mondays, 6-10pm, free beer with burger
Address: Found 158, 158 Julu Lu, near Ruijin Yi Lu 巨鹿路158号B1楼, 近瑞金一路
Order up one of Little Creature’s gourmet burgers (¥88-118) and get a free pale ale every Monday. All burgers come with a side of beer battered fries. Do away with the bun and get a salad instead. Vegetarian options available: mushroom and falafel. Highlight: The Nacho (¥108), 6oz Australian Angus beef crumbed in nacho chips with smoked cheddar, tomato salsa, guacamole, jalapenos, and sour cream.
Mondays, 4pm-late, BOGO
Address: 392 Dagu Lu, near Shimen Yi Lu 大沽路392号, 近石门一路
¥85 for two burgers on Mondays at Paradox.
World of Beer
Mondays, all day, BOGO
Puxi: 1/F, 85 Fumin Lu, near Julu Lu 富民路85号巨富大厦1楼, 近巨鹿路
Pudong: Century Link Mall, LG1/F, 1192 Shiji Dadao, near Dongfang Lu 世纪大道1192号LG1楼, 近东方路
Tampa, Florida beer chain World of Beer does a BOGO every Monday. Chimay Cheese Burger (¥88) and North Carolina Durham Burger (¥98) on the deal.
Mondays, 3pm-midnight, BOGO
Address: 455 Shaanxi Bei Lu, near Beijing Xi Lu 陕西北路455号, 近北京西路 Tel: 15618808692
Monday BOGO (of equal or lesser value) on all burgers and chicken sandwiches at The Rooster. Includes the double cheeseburger (¥80), classic cheeseburger (¥60), fried chicken pimento cheese sandwich (¥55), buffalo chicken sandwich (¥55), and mushroom burger (¥60). Good place to get liquored up.
Mondays, 4pm-late, 50% off on nearly everything
Address: 698 Shaanxi Bei Lu, near Kangding Lu 陕西北路698号, 近康定路
God, what drives an establishment to run such promotions? The Shed has a massive “Half-Price Monday Food Menu” that lists nearly everything they have. The two burgers are dirt-cheap: Aussie Cheeseburger (¥30) and Chicken Burger (¥28). There are about 20 more dishes from chicken curry (¥29) to steaks (¥54 for 180g) on that insane menu. Cheap beer. Good for getting schwasted.
Tuesdays, 6-10:30pm, BOGO
Address: 1/F, Bldg 2, 881 Wuding Lu, near Changde Lu 武定路881号2号楼1楼, 近常德路
Family-friendly vibes and all-rounder steakhouse. BOGO every Tuesday with about 8-10 burgers to choose from including seasonal specials, comes with a side of fresh-cut fries or salad. Terrace seating available.
New York Style Steak & Burger
Tuesdays, 11am-9pm, BOGO
Address: Tianzifang, No. 22, 155 Jianguo Zhong Lu, near Ruijin Lu 建国中路155弄22号, 近瑞金路
Burgers range from ¥58 to ¥118, and all come with a side of fries.
Tuesdays, 3-10pm, BOGO
Donghu Lu: 20 Donghu Lu, near Huaihai Lu 东湖路20号, 近淮海路
Hongmei Lu: 21C, 3338 Hongmei Lu, near Yan’an Xi Lu虹梅路3338号, 虹梅休闲街21号, 近延安西路
Prices range from ¥75 to ¥148. Terrace seating all around at both venues.
Tuesdays, 6pm-2am, 50% off
Address: 2/F, 688 Shaanxi Bei Lu, near Kangding Lu 陕西北路688号2楼, 近康定路
Bar/club UP Shanghai also does food. Did you know that? The Broadway Burger (¥88) is a food coma-inducing stack of truffle, arugula, provolone cheese, fat beef patty, and oven-dried tomatoes. It’s half-off every Tuesday. This is one burger deal in Shanghai that’s really worth it. UP has a terrace, it’s pet-friendly.
Boxing Cat Brewery
Wednesdays, 5pm-midnight, BOGO
Yongfu Lu: 82 Fuxing Xi Lu, near Yongfu Lu 复兴路82号, 近永福路
Sinan Mansions: Unit 26A, 519 Fuxing Zhong Lu, near Sinan Lu 思南公馆, 复兴中路519号26A, 近思南路
Burgers at BCB are ¥78 or ¥88, BOGO on Wednesdays. Both venues have outdoor seating.
Thursdays, 4pm-close, combo
Address: 3 Taojiang Lu, near Hengshan Lu 桃江路3号, 近衡山路
Burger and fries plus one selected drink for ¥88.
Thursdays, 4-10pm, reduced prices
Address: 112 Jinbang Lu, near Fuquan Lu 金浜路112号, 近福泉路
Burger and fries for ¥58 at this Hongqiao fixture.
Thursdays, 6-10pm, BOGO
Address: 1 Yueyang Lu, near Dongping Lu 岳阳路1号, 近东平路
Four burgers to choose from: Beef Burger (¥85), Aussie Burger (¥90), Fish Burger (¥95), and Portuguese Chicken Burger (¥85). It’s a sports bar and they have a small outdoor space and pool table.
I’m sure I missed a couple burger deals in Shanghai. Comment below if you know of any others! Also, pretty sure some of these deals will run their course. If so, comment below and let me know what’s what.