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Zhen Shanghai

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Campos Eliseos 218, Col. Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
52-55-53277700
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Today
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Upscale Chinese...great service

This is my 2nd time eating here. Service is superb. Spring rolls with chicken are excellent. Food is good. Very elegant and upscale dining experience. Right in the hotel.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
Latino_Hog
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Bentonville, Arkansas
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Bentonville, Arkansas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This is my 2nd time eating here. Service is superb. Spring rolls with chicken are excellent. Food is good. Very elegant and upscale dining experience. Right in the hotel.

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Queretaro, Mexico
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We were her for Xmas eve, we booked 10 days in advanced & what we got was a lousy table at the farest corner of the smoking terrace im a room close to 15C and the Hostess & Manager were unable to sit us somewhere else or shut the A/C off when the restaurant was 70% full and tanles available.... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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63 reviews 63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This was a pleasant surprise. They did a very nice rendition of Shanhai style dishes like dim sum and noodles, and well-prepared main courses. It's at the InterContinental, and convenient to shoppers and people staying at the other nearby hotels. I would eat here again on a return trip to this area.

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NYC
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66 reviews 66 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Food is good, prices are adequate, service is also good. Convenient option when staying at the Intercontinental Hotel.

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Vietnam
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61 reviews 61 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I love the roasted duck the most. Besides, the restaurant gave you a romantic atmosphere where candles were set mainly. Too bad I wasn't with my partners

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usa
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The veggie dumplings were excellent. One of the people on our table had allergies and they were very accommodating.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

there are too many lights and i could felt my head spinning?? the food was good though. veerry tasty and delicious. i felt like royalty. i was oover atented but that was actually good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013 via mobile

Excellent food & good service. A bit on the expensive side but worth every penny. Try the crispy rice dumplings with pepper icecream, simply delicious.

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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

If budget is no concern, and Chinese haute cuisine is in the list, your place is Zhen Shanghai. This is the best Dim Sum to be had in Mexico, especially the pork buns and the vegetarian steamed dumplings. Beyond Dim Sum there is a large selection of alternatives - Just about every dish is delicious - and fortunately a good... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012 via mobile

After linking for 7 years in China, this was my best experience in a Chinese restaurant outside the country. The food is really authentic, the taste is amazing and very important: the service is outstanding, which already has a high standar in Mexico City. The only detail is that the restaurant is a little expensive, even for an Intercontinental hotel.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Campos Eliseos 218, Col. Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighborhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: 52-55-53277700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 250
  • Cuisine: Chinese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?