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Maya

No.568 Julu Road,Shanghai Grand Plaza Club House 2F, Shanghai, China (Jing'an Temple)
021-62896889
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Ranked #31 of 12,499 restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $35 - $50
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Jing'an Temple
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Shanghai
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I've been to Maya on several occasions for brunch and dinner. While most of everything I've had is great, brunch by far is the best value and delicious. Some reviews have called Maya expensive, and you can rack up quite a bill with a large group, but brunch seems right on the money. Great ambiance and good service.

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BRIGHTON ENGLAND
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106 reviews 106 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We stopped for a light supper and enjoyed cold beers and a delicious taco salad. Despite the evident rush and call for tables we were not pushed out quickly. All the food that passed us from the open kitchen looked amazing. Bit hard to find, but if your taxi can get you to the gate the guard will point you... More

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Suzhou, China
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Best guacamole and tortilla chips in China. Ceviche was delicious, margarita pitcher is the way to go. If you are a spicy lover must try the home habanero sauce. The carne asada and skirt steak are great! Chocolate lava cake and warm churros are to die for!

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Seoul, South Korea
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Been there a couple of times now. I love south american food, and Maya excel in this. Very good wine card as well, you have to expect a premium price for Shanghai (~200 RMB/pers min.) I always enjoy going back there as I know I will have great food in an very nice atmosphere.

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Shanghai, China
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

I also been to this restaurant many times. My favorite thing on the kids menu is the tacos! Yummy!!!!!!!!!! It was great food altogether! I can't wait to go back again!

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Shanghai, China
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

This place is hidden, located in a apartment complex , but definitely worth to discover. Many times ranked as one of the bust brunches in shanghai, we wanted to try it. Great atmosphere and service. We will come back to try once their dinner, as the dishes have been great and are looking like there is more to see aside... More

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Shanghai, China
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

One of the strongest waiting staffs I've seen in Shanghai... all competent, capable, and well-trained. And of course I'm a regular for brunch!

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Ningbo, China
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This is the first Mexican place I have been to that I would consider snobby. They didn't want to seat us because we didn't have a reservation, on a weekend, with the place pretty much empty. Finally my Chinese friend convinced the waiter. I guess a guy in a hoodie and some university students don't apply to their "dress code."... More

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

We dined here on Saturday night. We made a last minute reservation on a rainy night in crowded Shanghai. Wow! From the moment we entered the warm glow of the foyer and greeted by the Maître D we were thrust into one of the most superb eating experiences we have had anywhere in the world. The choice of wines was... More

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Shanghai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Very satisfied with the dining experience at Maya. We let the owner pick the food for us which was a great decision, especially the tacos!

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