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8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA

6-7/F, Mission Building, 169 Yuanmingyuan Rd, Shanghai 200002, China
+86 21 6087 2890
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  • Average6%
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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6-7/F, Mission Building, 169 Yuanmingyuan Rd, Shanghai 200002, China
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Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner there with a friend. The overall experience was amazing, service was excellent and the food was out of this world. True Europe standards in China comes with a certain price... We had a first cocktail at the bar. Had a negroni which was...More

Thank Swissfreerider
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

Have had dinner here twice over the years. Food exceptional but the.service makes the evening. From presentation to taste outstanding. Our host ask that we not be given menus. The owner took our requests and developed a fantastic evening.

Thank Traveler177640
Reviewed November 21, 2017

This restaurant was highly recommended to us and it lived up to the hype. Great food with an incredible view of the Bund. I do not eat Shell fish and the staff was very accommodating to modify the menu for me. I see other reviews...More

Thank canteby
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

The staff members are extremely friendly and helpful, and the level of training is excellent! The food is very expensive but delicious. The complimentary desserts are beautiful to look at and even better to taste!

Thank Ishimiagi
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Location and service are really amazing but the food is really pretty standard and overpriced.Trying to make a gourmet festival out of a minestrone. Didnt happen. If you want Michelin star food go to Robuchon or if you want the same italian food quality then...More

3  Thank Jpwesel
Otto_e_Mezzo_BOMBANA, Manager at 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear guest, thank you for your reply. Minestrone is a classic dish and pretty much loved by everybody. Probably you should have mentioned your opinion on its taste, rather than offend the dish. That's what social platforms are all about, unless the intention is to...More

Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

I dined in this restaurant with my mom on our first day of visiting shanghai. I called to reserve a table of two about a week ago, and requested to sit at somewhere with a better view of shanghai skyline. In fact, there was a...More

Thank Jacklynn H
Otto_e_Mezzo_BOMBANA, Manager at 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Guest, we are glad to read your comments and thank you for taking the time ! The Restaurant has view tables only, therefore I find a bit strange you were unhappy. Food wise, yes, Shanghai is not Italy but we are pleased about guest's...More

Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Service was great right up until the time when the main came and the service staff, chef and manager all took turns trying to convince me that undercooked pasta means "al dente" "to the tooth" should not be confused with "break the tooth" The al...More

2  Thank Argh_Tee
Otto_e_Mezzo_BOMBANA, Manager at 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Dear Guest, we are glad to read your comments and thank you for taking the time ! We rarely argue with guests about their feelings & feed backs, unless there's something wrong. We redo dishes all the time, if needed. Probably it was not the...More

Reviewed September 17, 2017

I have no doubt it's the one of best Italian restaurant in Shanghai. Great food and atmosphere with nice view on Huangpu river. Fantastic dinner experience and will be definitely come back...

Thank KentDong
Otto_e_Mezzo_BOMBANA, Manager at 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Dear Guest, we are glad to read your comments and thank you for taking the time ! We truly look forward to welcoming you and your family back ! Kind regards,

Reviewed August 16, 2017

after two weeks Chinese food, I feel like in a Heaven, after we got the first Amouse Bouche and a glas of Laurent Perrier Rose Champagne. The Restaurant is located near the famous Bond, but in a very quiet side street opposite The Peninsula Hotel,...More

Thank Harry G
Otto_e_Mezzo_BOMBANA, Manager at 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Dear Guest, we are glad to read your comments and thank you for taking the time ! We truly look forward to welcoming you and your family back ! Kind regards,

Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

A fantastic dinner thanks to our friends!!! Especially I really like the warm lobster salad and the homemade tagliatelle. Nice service with a beautiful sincere smile... excellent moment with friends...

Thank Nic B
Otto_e_Mezzo_BOMBANA, Manager at 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2017

Dear Guest, we are glad to read your comments and thank you for taking the time ! We truly look forward to welcoming you and your family back ! Kind regards,

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Response from Face_11 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Sir, yes we do. As a matter of fact, being an italian Restaurant, we use a lot of vegetables. Do you eat egg and cheese? Let me know if you need any further assistance Best regards Gian Luca
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$112 - $319
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-7/F, Mission Building, 169 Yuanmingyuan Rd, Shanghai 200002, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > The Bund
  • Neighborhood: The Bund
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6087 2890
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