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Paulander Brauhaus (XinTianDi)

#419 of 16,131 Restaurants in Shanghai}
€€ - €€€German, , European
No.19-20, North Xintiandi Square, 181 Nong,Taicang Road, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6320 3935
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good41%
  • Average26%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sauerkraut” (9 reviews)
“german beer” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
German, Bar, European, Pub
€€ - €€€
No.19-20, North Xintiandi Square, 181 Nong,Taicang Road, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes the food is expensive and yes it is a typical touristy spot, but there are actually a lot of locals as well as tourists. This mix makes it great for people watching if you sit outside. People wear a lot of "fashionable" (???) things...More

Thank apeseliz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place . I always visit when I am in Shanghai. Food is great, best german beer in town. Very entertaining live band after 9:00PM. I highly recommend it.

Thank Ramez D
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I have been coming to the Paulaner twice a year while visiting the fairs and always enjoyed the atmosphere and the life bands. The life bands are still good and they recently renovated the interior, it also looks like cleaned up a bit with the...More

2  Thank FrequentFlyerUN
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Very. Ice German brewery with good food and good service. Also very good live band that creates a lot of fun. For sure I will go back

Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you need to have a bite and feel like washing it down with beer, Paulaner will do good. I do not find this German restaurant outstanding, but you will be satisfied (amount and taste are good). I have gone with family and friends, but...More

Thank Pablo G
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I ate there great t bone steaks great atmosphere and also they spoke english good (main important thing in china)

Thank alashghezel
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here tonight, the waiter that served us spoke perfect english, which was grsat since i had smashed my finger on the chair sitting down. He got me a couple og bandaids for my finger. Had a few beers to get rid of the pain....More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I'd walked past this restaurant several times in Xintiandi and finally went over for dinner with a friend. There was an army of staff waiting at the entrance to show us to the table. Bear in mind that the staff speak almost no English. We...More

Thank Adesitraveller
Reviewed 2 June 2017

OK german food in huge portions slapped on big plates, loud music, impossible to talk if you sit inside, touristy, good beer, expense. I never seen sooooo much food on the tables and dishes as guests are not able to eat it all. What a...More

Thank CharlotteBernie
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Located in the very touristy XinTianDi, this place serves the traditional Paulaner Brauhaus drinks and food (with a limited menu). Nothing wrong, it's good food. But the prices are really too high. If you go to Germany yourself, you know how high this is. Of...More

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The refurbishment of a block of old shikumen into a
carless entertainment center called Xintiandi, filled
with restaurants, shops and bars, turned this area
below South Huangpi Road into one of Shanghai’s most
fashionable areas. Luxe condos house people who can
afford the high-end brands that fill the malls and
shops along Madang Road. The pleasant Taipinghu Park
provides the area with green space and is also home to
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
German, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.19-20, North Xintiandi Square, 181 Nong,Taicang Road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Xintiandi
  • Neighbourhood: Xintiandi
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6320 3935
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