Mei LongZhen Restaurant (Main Branch)

Top 1% of restaurants in Shanghai
8 / 10

4 expert reviews

“Established in 1938, Meilongzhen is a Shanghai institution that still draws the crowds after all these years.”

– Frommer's

Fodor's Fodor's
"Probably Shanghai's most famous restaurant, the venerable Meilongzhen first opened its doors in 1938."
Gayot Gayot
"Dishes are well-executed and most come with serving spoons or chopsticks, which is rare for Chinese places. It is most famous for its seafood dishes such as fried eel, sweet-and-sour Mandarin fish." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Shànghǎi has a host of famous local restaurants, none more so than this fantastic old building, which has been churning out food since the 1930s." Full review