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Jun 4, 2019
“Nice venue for a show”
May 7, 2019
“Great 90's show”
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The Pearl is a landmark building built in 1931. An elegant three story Cabaret and bar conveniently nestled in the historic Hongkou district of Shanghai, minutes from the Bund. The Pearl is a full spectrum three floor events space inviting abroad...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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No.471 Zhapu Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200000, China
Hongkou
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

I saw the Cotton Club reunion here. The venue is nice with table seating and table service. Great venue. I would return for a show to The Pearl.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Nate694
Reviewed May 7, 2019

We attended a 90’s mini-concert in the old 1931 The Pearl cabaret headlined by the band Red Stars and it was a smash.More so, this is a historic building that used to house luxurious cabaret shows during the colonial times.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank levicanao
Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed a show in the pearl for the first time and now want to go again. There was something magical with the show, not Disney magical but was nice to see even though the club is old the show will bring it alive. Watch out...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

The views are incredible The staff great The glass floor scary but great Highly recommend A must if you are in Shanghai

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

I was in the Pearl last night. It was a great crowd with free flow champagne, canapés and nonstop entertainment. It was an awesome party to celebrate Pearl's 5th Birthday Anniversary. The Pearl is an Entertainment powerhouse in Shanghai. It's a Canadian House owned by...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

Wow, why did i not know of this place earlier !!!. Been coming to Shanghai for twenty years and did not know it existed. Great little Cabaret, low cost of entry, great decor, excellent European actors and well priced food and drinks make this a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

Wow! What a place! It's amazing! That was my first expression, when I went to The Pearl first time for a special events (Italian Brand: Asti) months ago. After that, I went to The Pearl many many times. Most recently, a week ago for The...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank deepknight
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

2nd time at pearl. Great music, great drinks at a great price. Met the manager Jeremy. What a great guy. He has a good handle on the operation and came to check on us a few times. Sincere, Friendly and genuine. Bartenders and wait staff...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Argh_Tee
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

We went there for the first time with friends. This was a great surprise, excellent band, great atmosphere. We all danced even after the show with great DJ. The food was simple but good for a cabaret. Nice evening place in Shanghai

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank stephanea824
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

If was at the pearl on sunday for their charity event helping italy for the earthquake . Best a very human nigh best part was their amazing friendly atmosphere and italian ktv. Very entertaining night full of prizes great food and drinks .

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Kledis Z
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Hongkou
History oozes out of every fiber of the city, but
Hongkou is a particularly notable neighborhood.
Shanghai was a safe haven for about 20,000 Jews during
the Second World War, and traces of this heritage can
still be found in buildings and park monuments.
Historic foreign relations aside, this neighborhood
throws you into traditional Shanghainese life without
taking you too far away from the city center. Some of
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