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ShangHai DiShuiDong (MaoMing South Road)

2/F, No.56 Maoming South Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
+86 21 6253 2689
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (118 reviews)
“spicy hunan” (11 reviews)
“fried banana” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2/F, No.56 Maoming South Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

We had dinner there for the first time yesterday, after living in Shanghai for a year now, and passing the place with our bike so many times we thought its time to give it a go. the atmosphere itself is nice and clean, most dinners...More

Thank Hanan Y
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner two days ago with my family and friends. Ordered ribs, shrimps, pork bacon and beef with cooked salade and aubergine. We were 5peoples. One of my friend and myself got sick. 5 hours after the dinnerI was sick all night. 12hours later I...More

1  Thank morganbkk
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Quite expensive if you consider average price in shanghai. We have dinner with 2 pork ribs, fried eggplant, shrimps dumplings, fried sweet potatoes and spicy chicken + 2 beer. Total 210 yuan. Dumplings and pork ribs are excellent. Staff speaks english a little bit and...More

Thank Federico D
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This has to be our favourite restaurant in Shanghai. We stayed 5 nights and ate here 3 of them. Its not posh but its all about the food. The prices have gone up in the 13 years we have been visiting but it is still...More

Thank Rosalind R
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a local colleague as it was near our hotel. Our group of 4 nationalities, Italian, British, Filipino and Singaporean loved the ambience and the food, well we are not picky eaters to start with. In fact, a lot of the...More

Thank StarDust-ASH
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The ribs were delicious! They are served one at a time, but are large and covered with cumin and some peppers. We had the pork with peppers and cabbage with peppers. Both were tasty and have some spice. But nothing was wildly spicy. Everything was...More

Thank CarolD448
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

I have been going to this place since around 2007. Excellent spicy Hunan fare and the ribs are a highlight for me and those that I introduce to this “off the tourist map” eatery. Mostly locals and ex-pats in this place. The bill is also...More

Thank JANDFEasternUS
Reviewed January 29, 2018

The restaurant serves spice and tasty Hunan kitchen. The variety is large, and the service is fast. But the restaurant is too packed, and it is hard to have a conversation. The rest rooms are really, really dirty and worn down. Would not take much...More

Thank dag007
Reviewed November 22, 2017

I ate in a small group here and everything we had was excellent. You do need to like spicy food though as there are plenty of spicy selections and some of it is very spicy indeed. Service is decent enough. There's a reasonable selection of...More

Thank masaccio
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Di Shui Dong Maomimg Road is the best Hunan Kitchen Restaurant in Shanghai. We are visiting the restaurant really frequently and it is always very good. The good quality and taste is guaranteed without exception. All dishes we tried until now, were very tasty. Highly...More

Thank Lukas F
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2/F, No.56 Maoming South Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Former French Concession
  • Neighbourhood: Former French Concession
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6253 2689
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