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MAKAN Restaurant

2/F, No.45 Caoxi North Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200333, China
+86 186 2105 4392
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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“hummus” (3 reviews)
“lamb” (3 reviews)
“arabic food” (2 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Chinese, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
2/F, No.45 Caoxi North Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200333, China
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Our starters were excellent with the hummus and moutabal being the best dishes, also the pitta bread was very well cooked and presented. The mixed grill for the main course was very average and was served with the starters. Overall a pretty good meal and...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Went to this place with a group of friends. The ambience is not bad. Had their buffet food, reasonable price but not really tasting average food. There is no label that is placed near the buffet table so we are sort of like guessing what...More

Thank Nicoleng23
Reviewed 20 March 2018

My friends recommended but it was over oily, bad taste middle eastern food. Service good but rest is disappointment

Thank Baris G
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This is an Arabic restaurant with beautiful interior. The staff is very friendly. It's location is very good , adjacent to electronic market opposite to Xujiahui cathedral. I had their brunch , food was good especially lamb and biriyani is very tasty. It seems they...More

1  Thank am_sree
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

المطعم فيه ديكورات رائعة لكن الطعام سيىء جدا ، الخبز فقط طازج اما باقي الطعام فمعاد تسخينه ومطبوخ من فترة طويلة ورائحته سيئة جدا. طلبت دجاج ربياني وكان الدجاج ثلج من الداخل وحار من الخارج ! The decorations is nice , but the food really...More

2  Thank Trail550549
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent cuisine they know how to make your food! Will go there again for sure. Good price value Drinks bit overpriced (beer) Best lamb shoarma I have ever ate before this meat was well prepared. The wine leaves were served withe delicious herbs. The Makan...More

1  Thank Johan S
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful food!!! Would recommend to everyone to come here and try the food and desert, the Shisha is amazing! Great customer service. The owner is very welcoming and friendly if anybody is in shanghai this is a must! Looked for food for 3 days...More

1  Thank saramk17
Reviewed 10 April 2017

FIrst time in an Arabic - Mediterranean restaurant, I thought I would not like too much Arabic food but the food was amazing, hummus, salads, oven bread and many dishes from the menu, my family also enjoyed, wine menu is also good, not the wines...More

1  Thank rosa u
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Very comfortable restaurant setting. Great food! Hummus, Lamb & beef are excellent! Will be back for more.

1  Thank May Ping C
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Last Friday I went to MAKAN with my friends to try something of different. I've never tried the Arabic cuisine, here been for me the first time. At the beginning, I was very skeptical, but at the end of the dinner, I was really happy....More

2  Thank micheleborrelli90
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Cécilia B
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it seems every day they have belly dance ! I have been thier many times , dancers are pretty !
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2/F, No.45 Caoxi North Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200333, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai
  • Phone Number: +86 186 2105 4392
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MAKAN offers a truly unique and unforgettable experience where the best of Arabic cuisine, entertainment and culture is presented in a dazzling ensemble. The MAKAN experience begins as youare welcomed into a wondrous space richly laden with intricate Arabian decor - a center stage for the remarkable culture and traditions of old Arabia, yet alluringly sophisticated in its modern design.
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