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“guide nick”(5 reviews)
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There's no better way to experience the bustling streets of Shanghai than by foot. Try over 12 local dishes at 5 seated restaurants on Shanghai's most authentic culinary experience! We seriously get off the beaten path to discover neighborhoods and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Changle Road, Shanghai, China
Former French Concession
+86 156 9210 9030
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on this tour last night with two of my buddies. AMAZING experience. The food was excellent and the tour guide, Nick, was great. Nick was really great at describing the food we were eating as well as answering any question you could think of....More

Thank Lukas M
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I did this tour last night and had a wonderful time. Our guide Nic was a lot of fun and easy to get along with but also knew his food and history of the area. The resutraunts that we were taken to...More

Thank Argy39
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group loved the restaurants and the foods we tasted along the way. It was my favorite part the trip. The soup dumplings and the noodles were my favorite. Nick was a terrific tour guide.

Thank MiriamCharna
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour is a great combination of a variety of food and venues hosted by a very friendly knowledgeable and friendly host. Highly recommended.

Thank Darren H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lost Plate Food Tour – Shanghai We booked Lost Plate Food Tours for two tours while in China, this was our second. The process of booking the tours and getting questions answered online from halfway around the world was straightforward. Our first tour in Xi’an...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a great time on the Lost Plate food tour! We wanted to make sure and take the opportunity to try the local cuisine, so we went on the food tour and had a great time. They take you to a...More

Thank moosedrool40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has to be one of the best food tours I have ever been on. If you are looking for an authentic Shanghai food experience then this tour is a MUST. Our guide Tingyu took us to some off the beaten track places that I...More

Thank lizlin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a night visiting four authentic Chinese restaurants that I would have never found on my own. Our guide, Nick, was extremely knowledgable about Shanghai and was thoroughly entertaining. He was also helpful in ordering the food as most places we visited did not speak...More

Thank Nathan Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for the real Shanghainese food, you should try this tour. All the food we tried in the different locals was just delicious, and freshly made. Our guide, Nick, simply great. Very knowledgeable person about the food and history related to the...More

Thank Helgawashere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great tour! Nick was a fabulous guide. He is very knowledgeable about Shanghai and the food. We went to places that were out of the way, very local and delicious. The soup dumplings were absolutely the best I have ever had. And...More

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Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
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