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Paulander Brauhaus (XinTianDi)

) #538 of 16,317 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%
1 week ago
“Average food and mediocre service”
2 weeks ago
“Average German food in HUGE portions”
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

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 weeks ago

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 weeks ago 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

Thank tmstt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I´ve been there on Monday evening for dinner with a tourist; the ambiance is nice but food is below average and definitely overpriced! 80RMB for 0,5l standard bier - 2,5x german price 150RBM for Schnitzel with french fries, where normally in Germany they used much...More

Thank Marco J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've coming to this place since 2009ish. But since they had interior changes about 2~3 yrs ago, it is not the same Paulander. The atmosphere has changed somehow.....

Thank kl109
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Please all note that the author of this review is German! Being on a business trip in Shanghai on a rather nice and sunny day and with some time to spend i decided to have lunch in the Paulaner which i had visited before on...More

Thank axelfunkearchitekt
Reviewed 1 April 2017

A great stop off point during a visit to Xin Tian Di, with some great outdoor seating for the summer and plenty of cosy space indoors. The beers here are typical high quality German brews from the Paulaner brewery and they do not disappoint. Beers...More

Thank sing_trav_888
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I have been to this place before on several trips to Shanghai and have found the food and service to be good to very good. So when I read some rather negative reviews I went back with a bit of trepidation. Actually nothing has changed....More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 9 February 2017

German restaurant chain in Shanghai and this XianTianDi shop is definitely for tourists around the area. Standard German dishes and services not impressive. We went earlier and thus not many people around.

Thank Myra L
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Summer in Shanghai and sit in the beer garden of Paulaner in Xintiandi and have a beer is a great event for an expat like me. Coming to Xintiandi and being very thirsty, my feet went almost automatically to this beer garden. I ordered a...More

Thank Ralf M
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
German, Bar, European, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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