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Hamilton House

137 Fuzhou Lu corner Jiangxi Lu, Shanghai 200001, China (The Bund)
021-63210586
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Ranked #1,769 of 12,481 Restaurants in Shanghai
Price range: $30 - $55
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood: The Bund
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Voted as one of the Top Restaurants in the world, Hamilton House is a landmark within the Food and Beverage scene in Shanghai. Located ground floor in a historic Victor Sassoon Art Deco building on the Bund. For the quintessential Shanghai experience Hamilton House is a must visit, whether for a great dinner with wine, coffee in the afternoon or one of the famous cocktails at the bar.
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Philadelphia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

Tried to book a table there during my May trip, and the phone was out of order.

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Shanghai, China
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

when Hamilton house openned, it used to be a trendy spot that attracted quite few Shanghai cool crowd. The menu always very simple to choose, but if u been few times there are nothing new. Unfortunately the last two years the quality of food has drop and now quite difficult with such a compeitive market in Shanghai.It was disapointed my... More

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Shanghai
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53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

Good place for larger group arrangements. Fun toilet, watch out... The food is average - good, but nothing special.

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Shanghai, China
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

its only a block to the Bund. liked the art deco but didnot like their food.

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New York City, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

Service - terrible - slow and few unattentive staff Food - presentation was non-existent Taste - The french would be ashamed. Canned sauce, cold snails, over cooked lemon tart, rubber chicken. I do not see how this restaurant gets good reviews unless it is for the decor. Save your money and if you are that desparate for 'western' food I... More

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Hamburg
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79 reviews 79 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2011

We arrived at 7 p.m. on a Sunday evening, walking along Jiangxi Lu and seeing how the street became smaller and darker from the high number blocks down. Through the window the restaurant had few tables occupied. However, things went up. The menu, available on the internet, is short. First courses are priced around 80 RMB, mains 100 - 200.... More

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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2011

I followed the reviews and decided to give it a try. Our dinner for two turned out to be just an average, nothing really good or special.

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Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2011

My Fiance and I decided to keep the art deco theme of our holiday going by visiting Hamilton House for dinner. The decor is beautiful and warm which makes the perfect setting for the food. My memory is a little hazy of the evening due to the amount of espresso martini's that I consumed (a must have by the way)... More

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Pleasant Hill, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2010

referred by a photographer friend whom I trust for his taste... i arrived at Hamilton House on foot after walking around the bund in shanghai...i am drawn by the big tall windows. I asked if I could be seated by the corner where one can look into the intersection of the old Shanghai (all the building in the four corners... More

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Shanghai, China
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2010

The restaurant offers a nice stylish interior and is definitely a good escape from the busy Shanghai city, be it with a cuppa or a nice warm pumpkin soup which I personally like. They've also got a beautiful bar to hang out for after-work drinks. The lounge upstairs makes it another nice lil quiet corner to wine down with a... More

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Additional Information about Hamilton House

Address: 137 Fuzhou Lu corner Jiangxi Lu, Shanghai 200001, China
Phone Number: 021-63210586
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > The Bund
Average Prices: USD 30 - 55
Cuisine: French

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