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The Fat Olive (Sinan Mansions) - CLOSED

525-527 Fuxing Zhong Lu, Sinan Mansions, Shanghai 200025, China
+86 21 3368 9524
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  • Average16%
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20 Apr 2014
25 Aug 2013
“Nice restaurant and great tzatziki”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Greek
525-527 Fuxing Zhong Lu, Sinan Mansions, Shanghai 200025, China
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Reviewed 20 April 2014

This restaurant no longer exists as of 19 April, 2014. We saw the sign and wanted to give it a try, but were disappointed to discover that it is out of business even though they apparently neglected to remove the sign in the street

Thank Edward S M
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Cute reataurant with greek food. Can really recommend the tzatziki and pita for starter. We visited twice for the tzatziki. Good food at great value. Good service! Ladies night on wednesdays with free champange. Will come again next time in Shanghai.

Thank MiMi2905
Reviewed 10 June 2013

I liked the food - truly I did! Setting is also nice and cozy, entire places smells wonderfully of baking bread. But the service.... We walked into nearly empty restaurant for late lunch...were told they couldn't seat a group of 3. We turned to leave...More

Thank Tralmix
Reviewed 3 June 2013

I made a reservation at the Fat Olive for a a Sunday night dinner for 15persons, planning on using my Enjoy Shanghai VIP card, which stated 30% off the total bill, total discount 1000RMB. check here for details - http://vip.enjoyshanghai.com/dining/mediterranean/the-fat-olive_8478.htm However, when we asked for...More

Thank Malenie
Reviewed 31 May 2013

The setting is small but very cosy and classy. Each dish was cooked to perfection, couldn't fault anything.

Thank Berkan_76
Reviewed 14 March 2013

The ambiance and decor are stunning. As a place to be it is a gorgeous setting, however the food and service let it down. We ordered wine and nibbles while we were waiting for our table, 15 minutes we were told. Nearly an hour later...More

Thank BV73
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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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$100
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525-527 Fuxing Zhong Lu, Sinan Mansions, Shanghai 200025, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 3368 9524
  • E-mail
A relaxed, cozy Mediterranean spot created by celebrated Australian-Greek chef David Laris, The Fat Olive at Sinan Mansions features an extensive menu with a wide range of Greek-inspired mains. Food is simple, fresh and compliments an extensive array of New and Old World wines. The Fat Olive provides the perfect atmosphere for a casual lunch, an intimate dinner for two or an exciting dinner with friends. For groups of five or more, set menus are available from 300RMB per person.
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