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Lin Yi

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Jing'an
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99-1 Xikang Road, Shanghai, China
Name/address in local language
+86 21 6247 0101
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Today
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
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Vienna, Austria
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103 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

I stayed for a business lunch at LIN YI. The food was good, a nice place with many international guests. Service need to improve especially language skills. I think i will come back and check another time.

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Thank lackahderfla
Rochester, NY
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172 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

We were 8 and had a great assortment of main dishes to share. There were decent selections for vegetarians. Favorite dish may have been the chicken in a huge bowl of dry red peppers. Beautiful presentation.

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Thank jlle
Irvine, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

I'm very satisfied with the 88 rmb AYCE dim-sum brunch. Foods were very delicious and authentic. Service was very responsive.

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Thank aidenk193
St Albans, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

This is a really reliable Shanghaiese restaurant. The food is great, service not so good but ambience makes up for it. The eggs with caviar are special. Can be chilly with the ferocious aircon

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Thank Pat B
Malaysia
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2015

Take metro to Jing'an Temple (line 7) exit 4. U will be in Nanjing West Rd. Walk right to cross traffic light. U will walk pass Emporium Armani,Diesel,Abercrombie keep . Estimate walking 10 minutes. Once you see Cartier Shop turn left you will see Xikang Rd walk straight and search for Number 99 - same building as the Jing An... More 

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Ningbo, China
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

We booked a table for the 88 RMB sunday brunch. It was excellent value with a good selection of dim sum to choose from (we enjoyed the pork puff and the mango pudding). The location is excellent (just off of West Nanjing Rd) in a wonderful clean, modern room and the service was quick and friendly. I have paid around... More 

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Shanghai, China
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

Have now eaten here on at least 5 occasions and enjoyed every one. Brunch at the weekend is particularly nice and good value - but you will need to call in advance to reserve a table.

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Thank flym0
Shanghai, China
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

i Been to this restaurant yesterday 22nd . let's start from reservation time, after called for book a table the hostess said, no need to book, is enoigh come and get table, and she did't ask mobile number or name. so once there i ask a table and she ask: did you book? i told her what the hostess said... More 

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Turin, Italy
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218 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2015

I was back in this restaurant after a couple of years. As in the previous experience it was very good. Although I am not fond of the chinese cuisine, I must say that when I am in Shanghai and am invited to go to Lynn, I appreciate the dinner. Furthermore the waiters are polite and supportive. Let me say that... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

Enjoyed the evening, pretty place, good for entertaining European friends. Very helpful service. We had the sweet and sour yellow fish ,which was tasty.

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Thank gilly220

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
Monday
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
Thursday
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
Friday
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
Saturday
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99-1 Xikang Road, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Jing'an
  • Neighbourhood: Jing'an
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6247 0101

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Jing'an

Neighbourhood Profile
Jing'an
The heart of this neighborhood is the Jing'an Temple, while the main artery of excitement and entertainment is West Nanjing Road. Close to the Former French Concession, the area has a similar draw for foreign residents but displays a more commercial character. Large, flashy malls, luxe residential high-rises and trendy nightlife areas can be found along West Nanjing Road, but areas off the busy street have the same quiet cafes and independent boutiques that many people think of as distinctive of the Former French Concession. Jing'an is less encased in amber, though, and it's possible to immerse yourself more fully in the energy of China's most bustling metropolis here.
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