Tag Archives: Burger

Hotel Showcase: Andaz Shanghai

In our Hotel Showcases, we review Shanghai’s hotels in an honest and fair light. Too often, the writer of hotel articles will be told the claimed hotel concept, the stats and bumf by a hotel staff member, and parrot the official details which may be irrelevant to the normal hotel guest. You know, such as […]

Continue Reading

1515 West, Puxi Shangri-La Shanghai: best bests

People are understandably interested in the ‘best’ of anything; they want the most (of anything) for their spend. I don’t fully partake in this, because the quixotic, the recondite and the odd are often the most stimulating. Nonetheless, best is still good. And within the Jingan Shangri-La’s 1515 West Chophouse, best is to be found. […]

Continue Reading

Cafe Kakao: Korean, supposedly

HoF is a cafe, restaurant kind of place, which does outstandingly good Hot Chocolate, and good quality salads and things. Their Lujiazui branch at the DBS courtyard is sometimes closed, and their Huaihai road location is so small that it becomes full — full of people who can spend hours and hours there, nursing their […]

Continue Reading

Johnny Moo burger, Shanghai (Honqiao / Gubei)

There is a new-looking Japanese mall by Gubei road Manao road, in Gubei. Gubei is kind of Hongqiao and Hongqiao is kind of Gubei. I’m not quite sure where one begins and the other finishes, but I do believe in the boundary-definity of Changning district. It’s there. Gubei is a strange place. A city within […]

Continue Reading