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Franck Bistrot

No.376 Wukang Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6437 6465
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“terrine” (5 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
“profiteroles” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
No.376 Wukang Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2017

Nice and cosy is Franck tucked away in a small street. The service is good, the food very tasty and the restaurant nicely decorated and lit. Definite a place to return too!

1  Thank bejopare
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

French bistrot with delicious soup and starters including oyster, tasty meat dishes. My favourite is steak tartare.. very large french wine menu..

2  Thank Hakan S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Started with an aperitif and finished with a bottle of Sauternes; the daily specials and main menu were priced well for the quality. Most people will need the sommelier's help with the astute wine list of excellent quality; but watch your budget $$$... it is...More

Thank Batu G
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It is a treat to come to this place. Food is always delicious, french style a la carte, and service is personal and excellent. Be prepared it might not come inexpensively though….

Thank alexandrakohring
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Franck's is, quite simply, the best food we've had in the city. The prices are a bit steep, but with such excellent food and service, it can't be beat. My husband and I usually wind up both ordering the steak each time we visit because...More

Thank criswithcurls
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Went back to this restaurant again which is situated in the French Quarter last night and wasn't let down. It has a limited menu but the food was excellent and if you like a good steak then this is a good place to eat. Due...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Lovely warm cosy restaurant on a chilly shanghai evening. stews and steak and very delicious oysters were consumed the chips are excellent

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 12 September 2016

When I told my colleague that I am taking them to a restaurant to experience old Shanghai, they had no idea that they would be having french cuisine at this little Bistrot in the courtyard of Wukang Road - famous for its authentic romantic atmosphere...More

1  Thank qqsong
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Ferguson Lane, where Franck is located, is a beautiful little enclave isolated within the heart of Shanghai's French Concession, which is itself the heart of Shanghai. On a cool fall or warm spring day, there are few better patios to sit on than Franck's. Add...More

Thank Keith E
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Let's start from the price. In 4 people we ordered several dishes and we shared all of them so we could try different kind of food. Good quality. good presentation. I particularly liked the snails. Service to be improved. a) we asked for oil and...More

1  Thank VC60
Nearby
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,
...More
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Stephen B
Can I have an indication of the cost and do I need to book for a Saturday night?
14 March 2015|
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Response from May Ping C | Reviewed this property |
Its around RMB300 per pax onwards for one starter and one mid-price main course, not inclusive of wine. Yes, you'll need to call to reserve for Saturdays & most evenings. Their reservation number is +8615821676767 (mobile).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$59 - US$148
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.376 Wukang Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6437 6465
  • E-mail
Description
When stepping in a bistrot, client follow the chef’s inspiration, and eventually what he found at the wet market few hours before. The menu is usually small, and follows the seanonal products.At Franck, the Menu du jour changes almost daily. Timeless classical parisian bistro fares hasn’t changed, since grand-mother's time.The Starters are to be shared, with generous portions, just like a diner at home. Guests love the casual service, helping themselves to the Terrine de campagne, cold cuts or fresh oysters.
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