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C'est la vie Cafe

HuangPu District Guang Dong Road 689, HaiTong ZhengQuan Mansion 1 Floor | People's Square, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6341 1577
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Apr 27, 2016
“High hopes, not reached”
Apr 12, 2016
“Good place to have a beer”
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$$ - $$$
HuangPu District Guang Dong Road 689, HaiTong ZhengQuan Mansion 1 Floor | People's Square, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

35 RMB for a cup of black tea? I went here because it looked cute and cosy on a rainy day, and I just felt like a sandwich after living on Chinese food for the last couple of months. I won't go back. Although it...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Would need a little bit more care, but o.k. to have a beer, we had draught Tsintao beer and enjoyed the stay

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed March 22, 2016

Sometimes you need a break from Shanghai's delicious native foods. We found ourselves returning to C'est La Vie for the tuna salad and the simple smoked chicken sandwich accompanied by nice selection of tea and coffee. The ingredients were fresh, the bread was straight out...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed May 5, 2015

It was lovely to sit and enjoy a quiet morning tea and watch the hustle and bustle on the street. The drinks were hot and their ginger tea delicious. We came across the cafe by accident and another family were having, what looked like, a...More

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Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

This is close to Peoples Park surrounded by many cafes including a Starbucks next door but different.Good.

Thank SE s
Reviewed November 15, 2014

Very pleasant cafe bar hidden at the side of People's Park. Now on our third visit for a Sunday morning recovery breakfast. Great atmosphere (for Shanghai) and decor. Food and drink very good.

Thank Andy L
Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Wandering to the People's park and the bund this made for a nice break from the heat very enjoyable ice tea, friendly staff located right by the park.

Thank David A
Reviewed March 6, 2014

We stumbled into this cafe by pure mistake, and what a great mistake it was. This place is technically a bar, but also has amazing food. We came back three more times for the phenomenal breakfast. A huge selection with prices that aren't too bad,...More

1  Thank ASybesma
People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you
would expect from the town square of one of the
biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s
Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with
activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow
in and out of the area every day to see grand museums,
go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied
food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and
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  • Address: HuangPu District Guang Dong Road 689, HaiTong ZhengQuan Mansion 1 Floor | People's Square, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > People’s Square
  • Neighborhood: People’s Square
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6341 1577
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