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da marco

#148 of 11,661 Restaurants in Shanghai
#160 of 12,717 Places to Eat in Shanghai
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Jing'an Temple
Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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103 east zhu an bang road, Shanghai, China
021-62104495
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Use to be one of the best in town

This restaurant was amongst the very first western and italian restaurant in Shanghai, very trendy for few years, it has not changed a lot but still worthy to go for nice pizza or seafood

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
Stephane P
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Shanghai, China
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Turin, Italy
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90 reviews 90 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

It used to be one of the most famous italian restaurants in Shanghai, where all Italian people used to gather, to eat good and real italian food. It had worsened in the years, and now… wow… forget and stay away… Terrible pizza, I had ordered pizza bianca with mozzarella and rucola. The mozzarella was the lowest possible quality , the... More 

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Shanghai, China
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14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

This restaurant was amongst the very first western and italian restaurant in Shanghai, very trendy for few years, it has not changed a lot but still worthy to go for nice pizza or seafood

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Grassobbio, Italy
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79 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

very nice restaurant! I like there and all foods we ordered. The price is reasonable if compare to some places in shanghai, average RMB100 one person!

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Scalea, Italy
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

If you are western and you need a psychological and gastronomical escape of china go to Da Marco! Great pasta and pizza, very generous portions, I recommend the dish of the day. Simple, you get what you pay for! ;)

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Shanghai
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54 reviews 54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Here you can find one of the beat italians in Shanghai. The Spaguetti Frutti Di Mari are superb. As well all rissoto. Prices are fair and environment very enjoyable. I came here first time in 2006, and is still a great place. Unfortunately you cannot see the owner everyday as before.

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Tokyo, Japan
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109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Paid 700 RMB for 4 persons dinner which included 2 glasses of beer. (Positives) 1) Nice ambience inside the restaurant. Seems like a gorgeous place at a glance. 2) OK service for a restaurant in Shanghai but not as quick as a foreigner might expect. 3) The overall prensentation of Risotto funghi was impressive although the rice could/must be much... More 

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Xi'an, China
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40 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

its good place for business meetings. The servive is nice and servers are super polite and professional. its the place where I had the best salami pizza, Italian style, thin crispy pizza dough. The renovation is also cool.

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I used to visit this restaurant often when they just opened their door 14 years ago, I was very pleasantly surprised when I heard my friend booked this restaurant for our dinner. On the ground floor of the Metropark service apartment, smoking friendly bar area before enter the restaurant. We shared our appetizer and main courses, fresh ingredients, delicious food... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Dinner 21/10/2014 A good surprise in middle of the center of Shanghai; at 15 min from the Zhongskhan Park, this big restaurant offers a good variety of dishes; in the night we ate cannelloni with ragu, pizza with gorgonzola and sausage (very good flavour but the pizza crust was too soft far for being a perfect pizza). Desserts are enough... More 

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Shanghai, China
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

ATMOSPHERE: Nice and very well lit, which I appreciate in China more than other places in the world. It also was a little louder than what I generally find at a stereotypical Italian restaurant but no complaints. FOOD: Menu is VERY big, so you should be able to find something that you like. The actual portions are correct, but as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 103 east zhu an bang road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Jing'an Temple
  • Neighborhood: Jing'an Temple
  • Phone Number: 021-62104495

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

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