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“Paying for the ambience!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Shook! Restaurant

Shook! Restaurant
at The Swatch Art Peace Hotel | 23 East Nanjing Road (Bund 19), Shanghai 200002, China (The Bund)
021-23298522
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Ranked #62 of 12,422 restaurants in Shanghai
Cuisines: Asian
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: The Bund
Description: Its uniquely designed open-kitchen conveys the feel of 'dining without borders' - intimate, nothing hidden, open to all, That goes for the menu as well with whispers of Chinese, Japanese, South-East Asian and modern Western, yet flexible enough to transport you anywhere your heart and palate desire. The wine cellar houses two rare collections of Bordeaux with vintages from 1945 through 2000.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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“Paying for the ambience!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Located across the BUND in a old colonial building. Food was so so nothing spectacular. It is the view and ambience you are paying for.

Visited March 2013
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
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  • Japanese first
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Shanghai
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69 reviews 69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Super Value Lunch”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Went here for a mid week lunch with a group of friends. Booked online. We ordered from the specail set lunch at 88rmb. I had the Ceaser Salad and the chicken. Excellent value and good sized portions. The presentation and taste were excellent. Very satisfying!! I was very happy with the food and the value of the food. I also had a dessert for an extra 38rmb. However, watch out for the drinks. We had 2 bottles of water and these were almost 100rmb each! A friend had a glass of wine and this was 138rmb for 1 glass! Overall a great destination for a great value lunch in a lovely setting, just be careful what you drink!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Shanghai, China
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“Lovely experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Great food, wonderful atmosphere, attentive staff! Lovely rooftop area with view of Bund. Prices are a little steep, but worth it for a special occasion. Book well in advance for the cosy table for two at the window.

Visited November 2012
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San Antonio, Texas
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Good food overlooking the Bund in Shanghai”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

A delicious meal for sure. The staff was very attentive to all of our needs. I love to eat in an open kitchen atmosphere and the Chef was there to greet us and to talk to us about our meal. It is a bit pricey but well worth the experience.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Munich, Germany
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Lovely evening”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

I was a bit apprehensive since I had heard some negative comments about this restaurant. I am glad that we went there inspite of that.
The evening was perfect. We were a group of about 14 people and were given a nice round table in a nice nook of the restaurant with a great view of the Bund. The food and wines were excellent and the waiters very attentive, polite and knowledgeable. This is not always the case at some of the other comparable restaurants in Shanghai.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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