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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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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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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 12 July 2014

The breakfast buffet is delicious!!!! Skip the eggs and whatnot, and just go for the buffet. We would eat at 9 or so and be set until 1 or 2 pm. Service is top notch. No complaints whatsoever!!! Dinner on the otherhand....oof. We got to...More

3  Thank im_a_t0urist
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

I came here quite a number of times. Used to be no 1 steak house in town. Usually steaks are very good and cooked to the point. Nice selection of knifes and salt. The view is of course outstanding. I will come back

9  Thank whhamburg
Reviewed 1 July 2014

The title says it all (this review is about the BAR not the restaurant). Had a quick bit to eat and drinks on the patio on the 30th floor during late Sunday afternoon. Service was great and the sliders were tasty (2 small burgers). But...More

9  Thank heilio
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Head to the Indigo Hotel in the south Bund, then up to their bar on the skyscrapers roof. They have a great patio that looks back up the Bund and over the river to the Pudong skyline. One of the best views of the Skyline...More

9  Thank Clodruss
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Great view from the river side, make sure to book a table at the window. Food was delicious, my friends all enjoyed beefsteaks ie the wagyu and dry-ages, I loved my lamb shank very much, service was friendly and attentive, even got someone's able to...More

9  Thank Madji M
Reviewed 20 June 2014

We live in shnaghai and often we take our visitors to this place. Great outside terrace and fantastic view of the Bund. Good place to go and have some drinks before eating out. Be mindfull that they only open after 5 PM!

8  Thank Ronald3D
Reviewed 10 June 2014

Char is the excellent venue to dine in shanghai, I just had my birthday dinner here. We're sitting at the table with breathtaking view, food was not cheap but quite fair to what I've paid ,I had the wagyu filet it was yummy, great service...More

8  Thank Paul V
Reviewed 10 June 2014

There are many Shanghai restaurants with great views of the Bund. This one is particularly good as it presents a slightly different angle - you get to see both sides. Food was superb (but expensive). I had the tuna and was amused to be offered...More

8  Thank Tralmix
Reviewed 19 May 2014

We hosted an event at Char and we knew we would get great decor and excellent views. What we also got was outstanding service, great attitude from the staff and a sense of hospitality that contributed to our fantastic evening. Will go there again and...More

8  Thank GVVSH
Reviewed 17 May 2014

We like coming here and do so probably twice a month on average. Bart and everyone in the service team (and even new faces) go out of their way to make us feel good and comfy...and they know what we like...so we don't have to...More

7  Thank J_Walky_Talky
South Bund
This waterfront area below the most famous section of
the Huangpu River has undergone multiple phases of
development that started when the Waterhouse Hotel
opened its doors. Though it’s been slower to catch on
than people expected, every year something new and
exciting opens up and gives people a reason to keep
calling the South Bund the "Next Big Thing." There are
a couple of landmark hotels and restaurants of
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25 November 2017|
Response from steve m | Reviewed this property |
email address on website.
13 October 2017|
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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$47 - US$127
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
Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
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
  • E-mail
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