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.

da marco

103 east zhu an bang road, Shanghai, China (Jing'an Temple)
021-62104495
Improve this listing
Ranked #150 of 12,419 Restaurants in Shanghai
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Jing'an Temple
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Jing'an Temple
Write a Review

217 reviews from our community

72% Recommend
    78
    80
    33
    13
    13
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Morgan Hill, California
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Another recommended restaurant. We had the no.10 pizza and Seafood risotto. The pizza was good, average but very tasty. The risotto was delicious but it takes some work removing all of the seafood from the shells. It was worth it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Weifang, China
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I returned to Marco after some years. It is still as good as I remebered. Real Italian food, good environment, friendly service... one of my preferred choices when I am in Shanghai.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong, China
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We normally only eat Chinese food in Shanghai but we were with some Italian friends visiting Shanghai who had Italian food withdrawal symptoms so we decided to try Da Marco. The wine list has a good selection at both the cheap and expensive ends of the market. The appetisers are huge, so I suggest sharing. The pasta's were really good... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Well we went without italian food for a week and we just couldnt hack it anymore. Went to da marco expecting a not so great experience, but we were pleasantly surprised! My husband got lasagna- delectable. I got pastA arrabiatta- also delish! Affordable, decent wine. We got the zeppoles for dessert, but they were pretty bad. Crowd is mostly tourists.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I ate at Da Marco at Grand Gateway a few months ago and cannot forget the appalling experience. It was dinner time at around 7 pm and I order a lamb chop. I was rather hungry and attacked the vegetables quickly. After the first mouthful, I stopped as the food was cold! I could not believe it and touched the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My family and I went to eat there last night and the food was amazing! It's a very nice atmosphere and the service is ok/good. There were quite a lot of people but the food arrived pretty quickly, around 5-10 mins after ordering. The pizzas were soooo good, similar to the ones in Italy. Unlike American pizza, Neapolitan style pizza... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beijing, China
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Food and ingrediences are good, portions are rather too big than too small, compared to most italian restaurants I know in China it is reasonable priced, not cheap though, but good value for money. On weekends you need reservation or you end up in smoker area, which is not nice. The room / ambiente would appreciate some attention too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, France
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I've been to this restaurant with colleagues from work after arriving from a 11 hours flight. It surprised me by the quality, the good price/quality ratio and by the good wine menu. I had lamb chops. They were not the best I have ever had, but were good. We had an Italian wine, rather good as well. I would recommend... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Valencia, Spain
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Probably one of the best real Italian restaurants in Shanghai without a doubt. Quality Price wise it is by far among the best ranked, big portions in all their dishes with affordable prices. Their Pizzas are well cooked, providing excellent ingredients. My favorite lunch here would be: a beef carpaccio as a starter, and their salami and funghi pizza. Their... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The restaurant has a bit of a commercial feel....laminated menus and such..like a restaurant you'd expect to find in a strip mall that was looking to franchise itself...nothing terribly offensive, just a little plastic feeling.....the service at lunch was disinterested and distant...but again nothing terribly offensive...Caesar salad was good, though drenched in oil that gave a slimy texture...bread was very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed da marco also viewed

 
Shanghai, Shanghai Region
Shanghai, Shanghai Region
 

Been to da marco? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage da marco, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing