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Come hungry and leave happy. This food mall stocks a huge range of local foods and Shanghai specialties that make perfect souvenirs. Try the moon cakes, white rabbit candy, and pastries.
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  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Mar 2, 2019
“Fun and good lunch ”
Feb 11, 2019
“High energy, always crowded, food hall”
No.720 Nanjing East Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China
People’s Square
+86 21 6322 2777
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Great spot for Chinese food shopping and to grab lunch. From classic wonton soup, soup dumplings and Macao’s style food.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 245miguelb
Reviewed February 11, 2019

The #1 Food Hall is a great place to visit. It's a four story food emporium of many different vendors organized by category. There's an international section, a tea section and many candy sections. You will see foods you've never seen before, yet can't identify...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Bryce S
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Many kind of snack, candy, fruits to buy. You can try before buy many Shanghai specialty and cheaper than the super store.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 458appa
Reviewed February 13, 2018

there is an awesome local palmier store there, fresh backed. normally have a long queue for it. highly recommended

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Emillly
Reviewed August 2, 2017

When my wife and I recently visited Shanghai, we looked for some nearby restaurants and luckily this one came up. We decided to give it a try. This is essentially a 4 story mall, host to different restaurants and food shops. My wife wanted to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank antifreund
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

This place was buzzing when I arrived around 9.30am. Shops along Nanjing road don't normally open until 10am so at least people can have a look around in this place. They sell all kinds of food like biscuits, nuts, lollies, yoghurt, meat etc. upstairs also...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Lulufluff
Reviewed April 12, 2017

We went in a group of 6 adults and 1 child to Macau Por King at Level 3. 2 days in a row. On the 1st night the boss served us personally and gave us homemade cakes and packet of milk as take away for...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank RubyNRugby
Reviewed June 19, 2016

In China, if you want real traditional food and ingredients you go to the small local markets, if you want fancy imported food items you go to a fancy department store. Here they have traditional Chinese food but not a very good selection nor the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank percyvakil
Reviewed February 12, 2016

... and this is also exactly the problem. In this mall you can find only food areas and some restaurants. Its very cheap and thats why it is ALWAYS crowded. And absolutly not quiet. If you looking for a short meal inbetween even you have...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank dragonimages
Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Fresh clean only 12 yuan for a fresh bowl of dumplings in a clear soup. Pictures to point at lovely people all smiling. Food fresh and delicious. 2nd floor with a place to sit tore group after extreme shopping experience.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Kgriffiths999
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