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Gennaro Italian Restaurant

) #887 of 16,319 Restaurants in Shanghai $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza
Mandarine City Clubhouse 1st floor-1129 GuYang Road | Shuichengnan Lu (Near Gubei Carrefour), Shanghai, China
+86 21 2428 6587
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
7 Sep 2016
“this place now is called Al Molo”
1 Apr 2015
“Not what it's written up to be!!!”
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Mandarine City Clubhouse 1st floor-1129 GuYang Road | Shuichengnan Lu (Near Gubei Carrefour), Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

I go sometimes to eat there but most of the time i use to make an order on line, and wait at home for my dinner! The food use to be medium good, and well presented, but they can do more. Today i'm really unsatisfied...More

Thank vale v
Reviewed 1 April 2015

We ate at this restaurant a couple of days ago. First let me say that the chef is no longer there, as he left to open his own restaurant about a year ago. We were there on a Monday night and the restaurant was almost...More

Thank jspanderp
Reviewed 29 December 2014

The atmosphere is nice and you feel like at your home and the cuisine is really good . I am Italian and it's not easy to find abroad the same taste you are used to , but here at Gennaro's you can say " that's...More

Thank lecterit
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

Dear Customer from Verdello! How kind of you... I am very proud of your review, making us feel our restaurant is a little closer to "home"! Also I am happy you trusted my suggestions. Wish a wonderful 2015! Gennaro

Reviewed 18 December 2014 via mobile

I will start by saying I did not pay the bill so I won't be able to if affordable or not. So if you put the price aside, a great experience! Very diverse Italian food, friendly staff and fair wine made the diner one of...More

Thank Fabrice D
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

Dear Fabrice D, Thank you for finding the time for writing your review (I enjoyed the part where you specify that you didn't pay the bill! - although I am proud of saying that our loyal customers do consider our prices very reasonable based on...More

Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Just had dinner! The Italian boss is always present and the Italian sommelier has good Italian wine competence as well as the foreign waitress. The food is authentic and typical Italian food served in a really homy atmosphere with a great variety of meals! Gennaro...More

Thank Kecco74
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

Dear Customer, Thank you for recommending Gennaro Italian restaurant. Fabrizio, the sommelier always submits his best choices, while Anna, our foreign waitress, has that added value to make all customers feel "at home". We continue to chase the best ingredients in China and I do...More

Reviewed 29 November 2014

The food is good but the service was not as expected. We wait far too long to get two pizza, more than 40 minutes while our kids already had the pasta and finished before we could even start to eat.More

Thank Francesco P
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

Dear Francesco P, Sorry for the very late response to your review, but we were encountering some problems with the system. I do thank you for your review, actually it's the second in less than a year - unfortunately the same title. We will improve,...More

Reviewed 10 September 2014

Wonderful restaurant in Mandarine City / Shanghai. The night we went, the owner was there and spent a great deal of time telling interesting stories and helping us make menu decisions. In fact, we just let him surprise us with one after another delicious dishes....More

Thank JohnJovi1
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2014

Dear John and friends, Thank you for your kind review. I personally enjoyed your company and your friends. I also had a great time. I remember in serving you personally the panna cotta and I guess "I made your day"! Hope in seeing all of...More

Reviewed 8 September 2014

Dined here on the night of the moon festival. Booked in advance for 7 p.m. and was surprised to note that, despite its apparent popularity, the restaurant was nearly empty when I arrived at 6:45 p.m. Was even more surprised to see a TV at...More

Thank Anthony W
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2014

Dear Customer, Thank you for your detailed review. Despite the Moon Festival holiday I was travelling to Italy, I do apologize for the attention my restaurant apparently lacked. The restaurant is quite big and since we focus on satisfying all customers, we decided to create...More

Reviewed 20 August 2014

Our B&B #272 had dinner for 20 at Gennaro's in Gubei, Shanghai on 15 Aug 2014. Gennaro (the owner), Fabrizio (Sommelier), Patrizio (Chef) and Kevin (Service) did a great job in a original and creative way. This is not a formulaic restaurant but about as...More

Thank Matthew R
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2014

Dear members of B&B #272, Thank you for your detailed review. Your dinner was very challenging, with 20 guests that all had high knowledge and experience in Italian food and wines. I am quite satisfied that we passed the test! Our job is to consistently...More

Reviewed 7 August 2014

I've just come back from Italy, and wishing to prolong good memories and impressions of my trip i invited my girlfriend to Gennaro restaurant.What can i say? Their food is definitely authentic Italian food! I had tagliatelle with swordfish and eggplant and my girlfriend's choice...More

Thank Zhan M
Gennaro D, Owner at Gennaro Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2014

Dear Customer, What can I say? Our biggest challenge is to compare our dishes to those of the "old country". You just came back from Italy and easily you can compare us to the true Italian food. I guess we passed the test. We thank...More

Nearby
Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
West of Shanghai’s better-known business, cultural and
entertainment centers, lies an expansive area of
residential neighborhoods peppered with lifestyle
pockets that have their own unique attractions. The
schools have formed pockets of international
communities throughout Gubei, Hongqiao and Minhang.
Quite a few entertainment and shopping centers have
built up over the years to cater to these communities.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$88
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mandarine City Clubhouse 1st floor-1129 GuYang Road | Shuichengnan Lu (Near Gubei Carrefour), Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
  • Neighbourhood: Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
  • Phone Number: +86 21 2428 6587
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Description
Gennaro Italian Restaurant is the true authentic Italian experience. Our cuisine covers all twenty Italian Regions. Gennaro every day selects the finest foods and imported goods to prepare his authentic Italian signature dish. Our rich wine list is enviable to only the best Italian wine cellars. Our restaurant has comfortable Italian feeling, elegant enough for a romantic dinner, big enough for a company event, enjoyable enough for a family lunch. With up to 150 seats and a fully equipped bar area, let us prove we are suitable for you too!
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