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Shanghai Town

1260 Lake Blvd, Davis, CA 95616-2614
+1 530-758-4663
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2 Jul 2016
“My favorite Chinese restaurant in Davis”
28 Jun 2016
“Real Chinese Food”
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1260 Lake Blvd, Davis, CA 95616-2614
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

I eat here with some frequency because I can count on fresh food prepared to order. Once asked what the daily greens special was and the server (owner?) said she could not translate them to English. Love it! Won't see many white skinned folks, here....More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

You can tell you're in for a treat when almost all of the other customers are Chinese and appreciate their food.

Thank Low_Hertz
Reviewed 18 March 2016

The eggplant, vermicelli, pork clay pot and fresh sprouts in sesame oil are amazing and I have gone back a number of times to enjoy them. The atmosphere is either horrible, hilarious or something else. Like a old cafeteria. You have to walk through the...More

Thank Ida F
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Went for a takeout and was told it would take ~15 minutes. It came in 30 minutes and the General's chicken was tough even after soaking in the sauce for awhile. The combination chowfun had little taste and needed doctoring with soy sauce and Chinese...More

Thank Stan N
Reviewed 29 August 2014

This place is not worth my time to write a full review. Bad service, bad atmosphere, bad food (green onion pancake was soggy and Xiao long bao was worst than the frozen ones I get from Ranch 99).

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Reviewed 28 April 2013

My husband and I have heard that Shanghai Town's food is very good and that its service is equally bad, so we planned extra time into our evening when giving it a try. However, we were left slackjawed when we were *refused* service at 6:20...More

Thank rockyhillgal
Reviewed 15 February 2013

4 dishes, and not one was even passable. Dishes were in a watery broth, not a sauce. Two dishes had the identical vegetables in them. I would never go back.

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Reviewed 30 August 2009

a nice surprise, we went into this unassuming strip mall Chinese restaurant at 8:30 on Sunday night and it was packed, and the people in there were not wrong. Excellent food and lots of it. probably the best pot stickers I have ever had. Very...More

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Davis, California
Reviewed 11 March 2008

Best to go with someone who speaks and/or reads Chinese. Otherwise, you're just getting American-Chinese food.

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  • Address: 1260 Lake Blvd, Davis, CA 95616-2614
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Davis
  • Phone Number: +1 530-758-4663
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