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Yi Cafe-Pudong Shangri-La Shanghai

No.33 Fu Cheng Lu, Shanghai 200120, China (Lujiazui)
021-58775372
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Ranked #16 of 12,442 Restaurants in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Neighborhood: Lujiazui
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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English first
Shanghai, China
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

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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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 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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Shanghai
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
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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
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
Top Contributor
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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China
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Yi Cafe, a great buffet with a fantastic choice, there is something for everyone here; Thai, Chinese, Indian, Japanese, Italian. You won't be disappointed. The hotel decoration also adds immensely to the experience as does the friendly and attentive manager and his staff. One of the best buffets I've been to, actually the other close contenders have also been Shangri-La... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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159 reviews 159 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Top quality buffet choice, one of the best for the price in China. The choice was outstanding and plentiful. From the cold seafood and sushi to the main courses everything was delicious. Often the main courses at buffets can disappoint and be bland and overcooked, but here everything was excellent. The curries, both Indian, Malaysia and Lebanese were fabulous. Highly... More

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Curzay-sur-Vonne, France
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101 reviews 101 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I had buffet lunch here. This reataurant had many kinds of Chinese food with traditional design. My husband love Japanese food, luckily he found Japan corner - sushi bar. The food was delicous, but it was actually not my taste. I just could eat seafood, cake and some dessert.

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