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Shang Hai Restaurant

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1400 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2903
+1 901-722-8692
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Memphis, Tennessee
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I like the duck soup and Vietnamese pancake. My wife likes the hot and sour soup and the chicken that is roasted and fried.

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Trrenton, TN
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

I had finished some appointments in Memphis, figured I would grab a bite to eat before I drove the 100 miles back home. The sign advertised Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese food. The place looks a little faded, dull and dingy from the outside, but for once I am glad I put aside my fears and decided to eat there!. The... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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233 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Went to Shang Hai for lunch with my classmates. From the outside, Shang Hai is very modest and plain looking from the outside. It looks slightly worn from the outside. However the parking lot was full. The décor is very no frills and very basic There a large options on the menu. From Chinese to Thai to Vietnamese, no way... More 

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Thank airlink9972
Ny
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Reviewed 23 October 2013

I was here with a client and we really enjoyed the real Chinese food. Its a family owned nice place, great service and will be back.

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New Westminster, Canada
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96 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Again I was looking for a Asian lunch and found one on 1400 Poplar Ave. The Shang Hai Restaurant . The first impression is not that good .I had the chicken curry lunch it was fantastic. It was also very good priced. Lunch prices are around 7-10 $ I recommend this place.

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Thank Roger P
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Reviewed 15 November 2012

If not a diamond, this family owned and operated local for Veitnamese and Chinese food prepared with flavor and high quality is a minimum a quality gem. The options can be overwhelming and demand a number of visits, but always worth the trip and your hard earned money. The service is friendly and grants a home style feel. The food... More 

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Thank Joseph V
Memphis, TN
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2011

With a boatload of options from standard Chinese fare to Vietnamese and Thai dishes, this longtime family-owned restaurant is a top choice in a neighborhood with stiff competition. Don't skip the appetizers, they are the highlight of Shang Hai and shouldn't be missed! The Cheese Crabmeat Wontons are the best (and cheesiest) around and one order is enough for 2-4... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2903
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-722-8692

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?