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CHAR bar and grill

No.585 Zhongshan Dong Er Road | 29-31 Floors, top of Hotel Indigo Shanghai on the Bund, Shanghai 200010, China
+86 21 3302 9995
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (192 reviews)
“wagyu” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££££
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No.585 Zhongshan Dong Er Road | 29-31 Floors, top of Hotel Indigo Shanghai on the Bund, Shanghai 200010, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had such an amazing experience at Char. Food is great, ambience is superb and staff and their service was really impressive. The rooftop bar overlooks an amazing view of the Bund. The restaurant specializes in steaks and seafood and preparation is really delicious.

Thank AnikRags
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They have the best steak in town! The taste of the steak was amazing. The drinks were awesome. We will definitely go back here.

Thank Jerald_Ocampo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good, the staff is very good. The service is very slow, it took a long wait to get the main course on the table. The view of the bund is really great you can see both sides of the river. Ideal to...More

Thank Fernando S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant on the top floor of the Indigo Hotel is a paradise for meat lovers. Treat yourself with a small wagyu steak and you will never forget that evening, This is a beautiful restaurant and the service of the staff is incredible. To cut...More

Thank Charly4L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here a view times, but this time I decided to come here for a birthday with some friends and we had an amazing evening! The waiter who served us there, Ronnie, gave us excellent recommendations for food and drinks and upgraded us...More

Thank Mike Z
Willmer C, CHAR Bar & Grill Head Chef at CHAR bar and grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mike Z What a fantastic review, we are very happy that you and your guest had such an amazing night with us and I will make sure that Rohnny hear your comments, I can see that he definitely did his best on making sure...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

30 floors up and a superb view back along the full length of the Bund on one side and Pudong on the other this bar has a vista that you never get sick of. Excellent service and great drinks make this my favorite rooftop bar...More

Thank Simon W
Willmer C, CHAR Bar & Grill Head Chef at CHAR bar and grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Simon W Thanks a lot for your great review about our CHAR Bar, I will make sure that the bar team hear your comments, and I am completely agreed with you the absolutely fantastic views from our CHAR bar & grill are just unbelievable...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove from the other end of town to visit this highly rated, swanky bar located at Indigo Hotel which is at one end of the Bund. apparently it is one of the top 5 bars to visit in Shanghai. We were so disappointed. The...More

Thank Priya_T
Willmer C, CHAR Bar & Grill Head Chef at CHAR bar and grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Priya_T I am very sorry that you have a bad experience during your stay, I have already informed our BAR Manager and our Director of Food & Beverage about this and we will take measurement to make sure that nothing like this will ever...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was impressed by the selection of steaks and the fact that I got to choose my own steak knife. My wife liked the decor, ambiance & view and raved about her tuna tartar.More

Thank nathankowalski
Willmer C, CHAR Bar & Grill Head Chef at CHAR bar and grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi nathankowalski We are delighted to hear that you and your wife loved the food and the decor at our restaurant, definitely our tuna tartare have become on of our best sellers at CHAR and we have the best possible steak selection on the city,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

amazing bar, great terrasse with super view nice service and a fantastic VIP cocktail... and unique wagyu beef burgerMore

Thank fb224
Willmer C, CHAR Bar & Grill Head Chef at CHAR bar and grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi fb224 thanks a lot for your great review about CHAR Bar & grill, Completely agreed with you that our CHAR wagyu beef burger is super unique, the main difference is that we make sure that we select only the best cuts with the right...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not often you get to organize a farewell dinner for a friend of over a decade, as such when the times comes you want the event to be memorable. CHAR Private Dining Room on Level 31 of the Indigo Hotel in Shanghai offers just...More

Thank Norman L
Willmer C, CHAR Bar & Grill Head Chef at CHAR bar and grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Norman L It was absolutely a pleasure to be able to entertain you and your guest during your friend living party, for me is always a pleasure to make sure that our guest have the best possible experience and I was delighted to see...More

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Bayan U
25 May 2018|
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Response from SkyeBlueWaters | Reviewed this property |
Per the other answers, Us150 to 350 pp. we had the burger which was outstanding, if I recall 95us.
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Binal P
25 November 2017|
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Response from steve m | Reviewed this property |
email address on website.
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JAMarion
13 October 2017|
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Response from Willmer C | Property representative |
very sorry for the delay in replying to you Yes, if you would like me to handle your reservation please drop me an email or just sent me a private message and we will organize it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$46 - US$124
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.585 Zhongshan Dong Er Road | 29-31 Floors, top of Hotel Indigo Shanghai on the Bund, Shanghai 200010, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > South Bund
  • Neighbourhood: South Bund
  • Phone Number: +86 21 3302 9995
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