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Xibo

#63 of 11,691 Restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence
Jing'an Temple
Xinjiang
As featured in 3 Days in Shanghai
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3F, 85 Changshu Lu, Shanghai, China
021-54038330
Today
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Exotic Chinese

If Shanghai isn't exotic enough, then eat at Xibo and experience a far Western region of Chinese cuisine known for Muslim dishes centered on lamb, cumin, and fantastic flatbreads. Everything is delicious and plates are meant for sharing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
Sally U
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Bozeman, Montana
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Bozeman, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

If Shanghai isn't exotic enough, then eat at Xibo and experience a far Western region of Chinese cuisine known for Muslim dishes centered on lamb, cumin, and fantastic flatbreads. Everything is delicious and plates are meant for sharing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Xibo is one of my favorite Chinese restaurants in Shanghai. Their food is definitely influenced by Middle Eastern cuisine while retaining the typical flavors of Chinese cooking. The BBQ meat is delicious with the lamb being the star of the show. Restaurant decor is very tasteful and they also have a beautiful outdoor terrace.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The Xibe (or Xibo) people are Manchurian descendants who made it to the far reaches of Xinjiang. This restaurant serves Xibo and Xinjiang cuisine and the results are fabulous. The food is delightful. Probably the best meat I have eaten in Asia in years. The menu has some interesting items such as fried bread and pumpkin and meat dumplings. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I'd never tried north western Chinese food & it was a pleasant surprise. Had a good mix of dishes and a really good bottle of sparkling Argentinian wine. Nice roof terrace on Changshu lu. Would recommend ... Especially if you like charcoal grilled meat.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I'm not a big fan of a traditional spicy Chinese food but I lo-o-ove xinjian food! I can eat it every day. I went there with a big group of friends because somebody recommended this place and we were pleasantly surprised. Restaurant looks very cool, you can easily come in a group of 20 and they will form a big... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

the atmosphere could be a bit cosier but the food is definitely worth a try ! delicious dishes, low prices

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Came hear with my girlfriend after the restaurant was recommended by a couple of friends who live in Shanghai. We arrived around 9.30pm on a Monday without a reservation and were seated straight away. It was fairly busy however must be a bit of a western favourite as it was nearly all expats. There was lots to choose from on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Best Xinjiang food I had in Shanghai. I'm in love with that restaurant. The place in itself is really nice and the waiters are quick. It's a bit expensive, around 100RMB per person, but it is totally worth it.

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Another place tucked away in Changshu Lu I didnt even know was there. My work colleague took a few of us there and it was super nice. 83 Chang Shu Lu (Near Julu Lu), 3rd Floor I think A great place for meat eaters, lots of lamb and chicken spicy or not, everything we had (my friend ordered) was excellent.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We really enjoyed this restaurant. Firstly, it is a very cool ambiance, hip but not trendy. Secondly, the food is really good with many choice of small dishes to try so it was very fun and enjoyable. Lastly, we sat on the roof terrace which was a great spot to view Shanghai.

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Additional Information about Xibo

Address: 3F, 85 Changshu Lu, Shanghai, China
Phone Number: 021-54038330
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Jing'an Temple
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Xinjiang

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3F, 85 Changshu Lu, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Jing'an Temple
  • Neighborhood: Jing'an Temple
  • Phone Number: 021-54038330

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Xinjiang
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?