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Yi Cafe-Pudong Shangri-La Shanghai

No.33 Fu Cheng Lu, Shanghai 200120, China (Lujiazui)
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Ranked #28 of 12,478 Restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Neighborhood: Lujiazui
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Description: Yi Cafe features 10 open-kitchens and a lively cosmopolitan atmosphere.The walk-through design evokes a public market, while gourmet showcases and spectacular live cooking stations present delectable cuisines. Expect a wide variety of dishes from China, Japan, India, Southeast Asia, Middle East as well as Europe and North America.
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Hurworth-on-Tees, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

This restaurant was recommended by a colleague and was a lovely re-introduction to the finer things in life after working abroad in the middle of nowhere for 6 weeks.. Shellfish and pasta in a tomato sauce was enjoyed with a glass of merlot at a reasonable price for Shanghai.. (and a complimentary copy of China Daily) All while being observed... More

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Finksburg, Maryland
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36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Our stay at the Pudong Shangri-La hotel was only enhanced by the Yi Cafe. We arrived at night and had dinner there. Our guide told us this would be the best meal of our trip and he was right. An absolutely endless selection of food was waiting for us. Both eastern and western varieties were available. And I had no... More

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231 reviews 231 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

After we had been to a couple of other hotel brunches in Shanghai the next on the list was the "Super Brunch" at the Yi Cafe. We called on the Monday to book a table, everything ok so far, asked the opening time and was told 11:30 am. Ok we show up just after 11am on the Sunday and we're... More

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Shanghai, China
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I went to dinner at Yi Cafe last night and was not disappointed. I have been there many times and variety and the quality food is consistency good and lives up to the Shangri-La's reputation in Asia as a great place to eat. The staff are very attentive and always there when you need them. I would definitely recommend people... More

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The Shangrila yi cafe may not have the entertainment of the Westin, nor the cavernous central area which creates a relaxed environment, but if it's just the food you're after, then I don't think the Shangrila yi cafe can be beaten. The choice is unbelievable, but the quality remains amazing. The fish section is heavenly, but for me it just... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The place has got both quantity and quality in terms of food. Love the teppanyaki station and the grills section! Desserts are amazing as well. A little pricey but it is worth every penny if you have a good appetite.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Very, very wide spread of breakfast and lunch options. The candy, chocolate and dessert bar was so tempting, even a non sweet tooth could not resist its selection.

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Luxury dinning environment and guests are qualified so dinning environment is quirt as well. Chefs come from different country. So I can eat authentic food in here. Attendant are very friendly and hospitality, able to help us taking food and replace dirty plate, even the plate still have food which we don’t like.

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Lorrach, Germany
17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

It is pricey, and it is very good. I have been there numerous times and every time it was consistent. Just make sure you bring a good appetite and some friends to share the experience with. I love it for the combination of sampling so many different things and at the same time get freshly prepared food which doesn't sit... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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69 reviews 69 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Yi Cafe had an amazing selection of food from various cuisines all over the world. The desserts especially were great. The pricing is on the higher side but it is Shangrila, so it is quite expected.

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