We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Origin

Dapuqiao
International
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
155 Jian guo zhong Lu No 39 | Tianzifang, Shanghai, China
021-64670100
Add hours for Origin and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: seasonal fresh cuisine
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 29 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 5
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good place, especially in evening

Small restaurant on 2 floors. Wood decoration with a mix of old and modern. It's a good place for business lunch or romantic dinner. Food taste good, service is not fast but staff is very warm hearted and smiling.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 4, 2014
Chris6788
,
Shanghai, China
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
Add Photo Write a Review

29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Shanghai, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Small restaurant on 2 floors. Wood decoration with a mix of old and modern. It's a good place for business lunch or romantic dinner. Food taste good, service is not fast but staff is very warm hearted and smiling.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shanghai, China
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

As we waited to order, the other group in the cafe were waiting on drinks which we saw were just waiting on the bench as the waitress continued cleaning cutlery (which she had been doing for some time). When the man went up to get his own coffee, he was told to sit down and that she would bring it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shanghai Region, China
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Right in the middle of Tian Zi Fang area this restaurant serves the freshes and healthy food. Try the bean salad and they have a buy 1get 1 free on vegetaruan dish every monday. i am sure i will be back on this restaurant.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Delhi, India
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Our meals at this place was very average, and quite disappointing to the price. My tenderloin steak were simply served with french fries, despite the menucard stating that salad would also be included. Our cheese platter, which we ordered as an appetizer, arrived together with our main course.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This is a great little bistro in the French Concession. Good atmosphere, friendly staff, although their English is not so good, but ordering is made easy with photos of the menu and a numbering system, perfect for us foreigners whose Mandarin is a little rusty. The food is fresh, tasty and good value. Service is a little slow, but if... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shanghai, China
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We stumbled across Origin, looking for Brunch/lunch and were very pleased we came here. Great menu, kids menu, fresh juices, and a healthy selection of food. Coffee was very good, and the size of the meals were very good value. Service and time was not speedy, but when the food arrived it is obvious why, as they presentation and quality... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shanghai, China
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I have eaten an evening meal here, as well as a Sunday brunch. Both meals were enjoyable, and refreshingly healthy, but not spectacular. The brunch took quite a while to arrive, and when it did it had a slice of bacon on it which I had asked not to have, since I am vegetarian. However the French owner did personally... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

set lunch was nice, the french owner was nice and his friend's suggestion of another restaurant for dinner was nice. thanks

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shanghai
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I recently went here with a group of friends for dinner. We sat upstairs to eat which is small, cosy with a nice atmosphere. The stairs are quite dimly lit so be careful. I had soup to start which was good but only luke warm. The fish main course was very nice. The service was good and the waiting staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shanghai
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

I have been to Orgine twice - for a sunday brunch and for a dinner. The location is great and the concept of healthy food is refreshing for Shanghai! Food is not bad at all but slightly overpriced compared to other nice meals in Shanghai. The service however is terrible - on the the first occasion they presented me with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Origin also viewed

Shanghai, Shanghai Region

Been to Origin? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 155 Jian guo zhong Lu No 39 | Tianzifang, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Dapuqiao
  • Neighborhood: Dapuqiao
  • Phone Number: 021-64670100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

Description

seasonal fresh cuisine

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Origin staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?