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Urban Thai

938 Changle Road, Shanghai, China
+86 21 3250 3863
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“green curry” (6 reviews)
“thai food” (13 reviews)
“tom yum soup” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
938 Changle Road, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

The place is not big, but warm and cosy, ideal also for solo travelers. The mussels for starter is a must and the Tom Yum soup was really good. It would be a five star if the Pad Thai taste was a bit better, the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 802spyrosk
Reviewed October 17, 2018

If you are looking for vegetarian options in Shanghai, do visit here, they have some good choices. the food was good

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Safari825491
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

*Location * The area is nice and the street is lined With lovely pavement cafes and bars . Where you can find Urban Thai . You can't t miss it . As you enter the place you are welcomed by a magnificent settings which let...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MartaTserkovna
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

it was superrrrr! very tasty food. uyunaya and home furnishings. beautiful lighting and decor. everything was amazing. especially meal !! at first it seemed to me all a little bit sharp, but when I brought more and more I just could not stop eating it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank seenday69
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

I were there with friends. The restaurant is not that big as I expected but food was delicious, so I liked everything very much. I can recommend this place for all visitors.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dasha Z
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten here a few times and always enjoy the flavors. The friendly staff is good about asking level of spiciness so you can choose your level of fire. The menu has 2 pages of vegetarian food which is rare in Shanghai. Green tofu curry,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 424lucase
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We booked this restaurant tonight and got a confirmation on here. Unfortunately it was closed when we arrived so my rating is only based on the fact that the booking system does not seem to be reliable, probably due to sloppy handling from the restaurant.More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Roger I
Yoan L, Owner at Urban Thai, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Dear Roger, thanks for your review and pointing the problem out. We have been controlling the booking we had on that day (Thursday 5th) and seems only one came from this platform. We called the person to inform her that due to Chinese national holidays...More

Reviewed December 23, 2017

That was the most off putting Thai meal i've ever had. The larb gai was sweet.... wth? Mai arroi.. so disappointed. Som Tam..... a thai would not eat it, no flavor. Chicken cashew.....it was like chinese stir fry chicken with a couple tiny pieces of...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank KyleChing
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch and enjoyed the lunch set that includes one main and one drink for 59 or 69 RMB depending on what main you choose. The restaurant is very small with room for fewer than 20 people. Food was tasty - the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ruthc501
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

Very small and quiet place ! Really great Thai food and nice and kind owners! Coconut soup and glass noodles are amazing. Try mango rice as a dessert

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank flower3140
Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
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March 4, 2018|
Response from Yoan L | Property representative |
Dear Sine019, the closest metro station would be the ones of ChangShu lu (line 1 or 7) or JingAn Temple (line2 or 7). please let me know if you have any other question. We will be happy to help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 938 Changle Road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighborhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 3250 3863
You want to escape Shanghai without having to fly away for an authentic experience.Many award winning Urban Thai welcomes you to enjoy a unique taste of Thailand.Mummy, Our beloved Thai Chef (we call her that way because she is kind of our mum to all) will take care of you. Preparing traditional curries, pad thai, fish cakes… Also, Come and enjoy our famous drinks.As TimeOut said“Urban Thai makes the best Thai iced tea in Shanghai”.Step by to have a beautiful Thai experience in our little and cozy restaurant.
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