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Kagen

#34 of 12,646 Restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence
Hengshan Road
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No. 28D Taojiang Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China
021-64333232
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The highlight of Shanghai eating

This is a top quality dining experience. Very fresh meats, fish and vegetables which were cooked to perfection, Very good waiting staff and a terrific experience.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
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Newbridge, Ireland
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  • Late Night
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Newbridge, Ireland
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64 reviews 64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This is a top quality dining experience. Very fresh meats, fish and vegetables which were cooked to perfection, Very good waiting staff and a terrific experience.

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Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Kagen is the choice if I want to bring visitors for a all you can eat Teppanyaki buffet. Price is RMB 328 per person, the price is little on the high side but choose from appetizers, sushi rolls, seafood, meats, vegetables and drinks. Food is prepared by the chef right in front of you and my favorite is the jumbo... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I love Japanese food especially when it comes to Teppanyaki and after hearing a buffet teppanyaki from a friend, I definitely have been missing a lot. So much sushi, meat and seafood to choose from! I had soooo much for dinner and I remember not being able to sleep afterwards. Service was slow but chefs were friendly. However such an... More 

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Lille, France
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This restaurant is in think one of my favorite! You have a large choice from the seafood to excellence pieces of meat. You can chose the way you want everything cooked and it is unlimited!!! Looking at the chief cooking the food you have just closed is a great show! The price is maybe a bit expensive (200+RMB) but it... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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39 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

328 RMB and two hours to eat as much as you prefer. Wine, beer and sake all included. Maybe a bit overpriced one may think, but when the dishes start coming you forget about the price. Freshly deep-fried calamari and other treats for appetizers. All crispy, sizzling and made to order. Sashimi is fresh and tender, super tasty. Wasabi is... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Just had dinner at Kagen Teppanyaki in Shanghai. All you cant eat for 50usd was amazing value for money and the food and service were actually very good. Good quality of food and a very experienced chef with good service made it a great experience. Strongly recommend !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Visited the place with a group of friends after a long week of working. The food was delicious, service good and as the all in package was somewhat 3xx rmb it was a great experience. Can recommend it!

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Shanghai, China
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126 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

The food in Kagen is quiet good and not expensive, service can be improved but the overall experience is very positive. The All you can eat buffet for 288 rmb including drinks is a good choice.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This restaurant is close to Hengshan Lu and always crowded. Reservation in advance is absolutely necessary. All you can eat buffet for 288RMB/person is higher than in some other restaurants but it is worthy. During every visit in Shanghai we will go there at least once. For people who like flamed banana you have to pay separate but at least... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Shanghai has variety of everything....and quantity. Difficult is to find quality. From all the all you can eat spots, Kagen stands out. You pay slightly more, but worth every penny, starting from your arrival experience. Great quality of food, present chefs.... Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: No. 28D Taojiang Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Hengshan Road
  • Neighborhood: Hengshan Road
  • Phone Number: 021-64333232

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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