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Reviewed 5 days ago

After lockdown we went to Shanghai Shanghai for lunch, we enjoyed the sunshine and nice Chinese food here. Perfect! Back to live! We tried something new in the menu, pretty nice! 特别喜欢他家的春卷和烧鸭,想吃辣的的时候也一定会来这里!中国胃经过了封锁以后急需被抚慰!!满足满足!

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 4 November 2020

Have eaten here a lot over the years, very much a 'food over novelty decor' place and have never been disappointed. Sezchuan menu is quite exciting for friends who prefer spicy food though I don't and still always enjoy. Last meal we attended because a...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 October 2020

After shopping in Nottingham on Friday we called in at our favourite Restaurant in the Lace Market and as usual had an excellent meal. I lived in China for many years and the Shanghai Shanghai is the best of all the Chinese restaurants in Nottingham

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 September 2020

Not sure if my disappointing experience was a one off given some of the positive reviews. Service was slow and disorganised. Food was hugely overpriced for what you get. Quality was very average and portions were tiny. Don’t bother with the bubble tea, the tapioca...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 8 August 2020

Really enjoyable evening, would definitely return. Great value for money... friendly professional staff

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 18 January 2020 via mobile

Pre-theatre on a Thursday. Surprisingly busy, both with diners and any number of Deliveroo collections. Fairly basic surroundings but adequate for purpose. Huge choice of dishes although not a very many marked vegetarian options. Good spring rolls and also steamed buns. My pork main was...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 3 January 2020

Very dissapointing, we will not be rushing back. Quality of the food was poor. surrounding were shabby . more like a cafe than a restaurant. Overall experience was not good.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 8 December 2019

early dinner - shared a couple of set menu dinners with a group of girlfriends before going to concert at motorpoint arena, location is ideal. food was great, service good, plenty of chinese people eating .. always a good sign!

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 23 November 2019

I ordered food from this restaurant via Deliveroo and food arrived on time and hit. But the way they cooked the food was very poor even somehow not as good as the Chinese Takeaway. We ordered dumpling and they tasted like powder in our mouth...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 22 November 2019

We ate here on a weekend trip to Nottingham after my Chinese wife asked her friends for a good place to eat. The place looks quite small but is actually quite large, with hidden tables as well as upstairs. It still gets busy though and...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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  • Yes, Shanghai Shanghai Chinese Restaurant & Bar offers takeaway services.

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  • Shanghai Shanghai Chinese Restaurant & Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 3.5