So you're not up for a wild night in Shanghai? How about checking out some of the more relaxed cafes and tea houses! Shanghai caters to every need, if your need isn't to bounce up and down on a dance floor until 3:00am then there is a fun alternative just around the corner in the form of Shanghai's hip and trendy cafes.
Whisk is at the forefront of the Shanghai cafe scene and specializes in chocolate. What more could you want! From chocolate drinks to desserts and select Italian cuisine, Whisk is a cafe you could walk into in the afternoon and find yourself still enjoying late at night.
La Bella Cafe and Always Cafe are chic, trendy options for an afternoon coffee, tea or snack. If you aren't in the mood to party hard these cafes are excellent fall backs. You'll find a crowd of people hear who are similarly minded and not interested in killing off their remaining brain cells.
Delifrance Keven's cafe are simple eateries where you can drink and dine until late. Enjoy the food, atmosphere and subtle music and charm. Another Shanghai tradition of eating late and staying out chatting with tea until morning.
Yuan Yuan Yuan and Zi Yan Kafe Guan offer excellent teas at affordable prices. Tea is expensive in the Middle Kingdom, but at these chic cafes you can drink a you please.
1250 Huaihai Lu
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381 Hua Hai Zhong Lu
Unit 125 Central Plaza
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Shao Xing Lu 27
Between Ruijin Er Lu and Shanxi Nan Lu,
1528 Nanjing Xi Lu
255 Tongren Ren Lu
Northwest of Shanghai Centre, Jing An