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2nd Floor, 6 on the Bund | 6 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Rd, by Guangdong Rd, Shanghai, China
Name/address in local language
021-63392779
Today
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We love Sashimi and already ate a lot of it around the world (though we need to admit that we did not visit Japan yet). We frankly have to say the Sashimi we tasted in the Sun with Aqua is absolutely the best one we ever tried. As well as all the other food they are offering such as Wagyu... More 

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Thank Trinkabell
Flower Mound, Texas, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

This was the best Japanese restaurant I have ever eaten at in my life. Period. And the reason I have decided to write this review is because the other reviews I have read do not do this restaurant justice at all. And this restaurant deserves WAY better. Let me start by saying that the English translation is "Sun with Aqua",... More 

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Turku, Finland
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139 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

This is certainly one of the best Japanese restaurants in Shanghai. The quality of the dishes is excellent and the service is good. The location couldn't be much better, but you have indeed to pay for it. If you aren't willing to pay for the location but only for an excellent dining experience, you should try Shintori in the French... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Very very beautifull place... Everyting is perfect👏🏼 If you are at Shangai , you should really really go... Perfect ....

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Thank KAREN N
Shanghai Region, China
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151 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

The sushi and sashimi is fine, but, not good enough to be raved about. If you want good decent Japanese food on the Bund, this is pretty much the choice. The food is on the expensive side, due to its location. If you can get a table with the view of the Lu Jia Zui, that would be nice. The... More 

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Shanghai, China
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We had a office dinner in one of the private rooms facing the Bund. The food was abundant and really good. The Shasimi was fresh. The tempura perfect and good sizes. We also had beef which was really good cooked. The shushi was quite ok too but nothing from another world. We had beers and wine all properly served. The... More 

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Rome, Italy
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015 via mobile

The location is not suitable compare to price level. They told us location will close at 11 pm and last order at 10 pm but we check in at 9pm and we realized that the kitchen was already empty and closed. After we got the order, foods arrived very quickly and waiters were very stressy to let us eat. At... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Wonderful Japanese restaurant with something for everyone. Very convenient location if you're in the Bund area. Terrific layout with a playful array of rooms and seating. We had a group and ordered a bunch of dishes to share -- sushi, hibachi, tempura -- it was all great!

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Thank BBmyself
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98 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The price iyou pay is quite expensive (kind of Fine Dining Japanese) but when you call to get a booking staff don't even speak English. When asked to book a table for lunch they will always tell you "sorry, no seats" which is absolutely not true as if you go there directly they always have seats available... Like the food... More 

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Basel
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73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Around the Bund are a lot of expensive Restaurant, but are they also good and the Price worth? There is a Restaurant with a real Japanase Food at the Bund No 3. The Atmosphere with a big open Kitchen is quiet nice, but not really romantic! At the Case you prefer, they also offer a lot of privat rooms. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd Floor, 6 on the Bund | 6 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Rd, by Guangdong Rd, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai
  • Phone Number: 021-63392779

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