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Eat Like A Local: Shanghai Night Food Tour

Highlights
  • 3-hour Shanghai food tour at night featuring regional Chinese cuisines
  • Stroll around Changning & Jing’An districts while sampling local food & spirits
  • Taste 15+ dishes, including rice and wheat-based noodles, twice-fried bamboo, grilled lamb and naan bread, classic Sichuanese dishes, a Cantonese fruit dessert and much more
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Eat Like A Local: Shanghai Night Food Tour
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Overview
If you have a spare evening in Shanghai, a street food tour is a sure way to get to know some of the city’s best food stops. Sample up to 15 Chinese dishes and beer, all with a guide who knows how to get around quickly, so you can fit the most into your time. Plus, with multiple tour times offers and an easy-to-find meeting place, this food tour is ideal for travelers crunched for time.
What to Expect
Greet your guide in central Shanghai, and set off to explore the city’s evening food scene.

Stroll to Shouning Lu, a bustling outdoor market of seafood and dessert stalls. Spend an hour or so perusing the stands and sampling wares such as stewed crayfish, grilled eggplant, and vegetable skewers.

Wash them down with a local beer before making your way to a cosmopolitan district favored by Shanghai’s small Muslim population. Here, stop at a popular eatery to taste some juicy grilled lamb and a regional beer.

Next, visit a typical Sichuanese restaurant and treat your taste buds to some signature spicy delights. Sample assorted local favorites, as well as small bites picked up from street food vendors by your guide.

Chat with your fellow food-loving travelers as you eat, and after leaving the restaurant, say farewell at another city-center location, bringing your tour to a close.
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Reviewed yesterday
Must-do way to find real local foods

WE went on a night food tour with Jasmine. The food was so good and lots of it. Jasmine was really knowledgeable. We would never have found the food places, let alone the food district without her. At the end of the tour she have...More

Thank paws55
Reviewed 3 days ago
An Amazing Night Food Tour - for a Chinese who lives in Shanghai for 15 yrs

As a Chinese who lives in Shanghai for 15 yrs, I have been taken by my local Shanghainese friends for some food tours and I also have been the guide of my international classmates for several food tours. However, I would say none of them...More

Thank Xiaoyan K
UnTourFoodTours, Manager at UnTour Shanghai Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Wow- this is amazing to hear. We are so glad you could join us on the tour, and we appreciate hearing that you had such a good time!

Reviewed 4 days ago
Enjoyable, but....

Against the published description, this tour was nearly what it promised. Only “nearly”. It didn’t start with a tour of the Shouning Lu market with its “hour perusing the stands and sampling wares”. Maybe I missed something. Otherwise, it was competently led by Jasmin and...More

Thank peterkar
UnTourFoodTours, Manager at UnTour Shanghai Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks, Peter. You're so sorry that you appear to have come across a description of our old route. That one did include the Shouning Lu market, which has now been closed down and is no longer included on the tour. Although we keep all of...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
An Amazing Introduction to Dinner in Shanghai

I had heard of UnTour for a few years now but had never had the chance to book them. I'm mad at myself for not doing so earlier. My Night Eats tour was conducted and guided by Li, and what a tour it was. He...More

Thank Carlos C
UnTourFoodTours, Manager at UnTour Shanghai Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

That's fantastic, we love hearing when our guests are able to use the information from the tour to get out and try some more foods, or go back to order some old favorites! Thanks for coming along to eat with us!

Reviewed 6 days ago
An introduction to Chinese Cuisine :)

We had a wonderful evening discovering Chinese cuisine and drinks with our host and a bunch of other travelers. Highly recommended!

Thank KathleenBoucher
UnTourFoodTours, Manager at UnTour Shanghai Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks- sounds like you had fun meeting your fellow UnTourists. We love how the small groups end up feeling like a group of friends just out for a night on the town. Thanks for coming along!

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