Italian cuisine is never far from the soul of a cultivated taste-bud. In Shanghai, you can satisfy your Italian cravings at any of the wonderful and authentic Italian restorantes
or bistros, or dip into Italian pizza and wine.
For simple Italian fare done right, Da Marco is the top choice in Shanghai. Famous for romance, this Italian eatery is a staple for anyone with constant Italian food cravings. The sweet setting and helpful staff make this a must-visit.
Palladio has an adorable melody of Italian and Mediterranean cuisine on offer, and the decor and charming wait staff make this a place you'll want to return to with your friends.
Fine Italian cuisine, a beautiful view of the city and a wine list that would impress those on Mt. Olympus, Danieli's Restaurant hardly disappoints.The clientele are discerning and the staff exceptional at Shanghai's most prestigious Italian restaurant.
Trattoria Isabelle is a small, unpretentious restaurant that puts focus on the foods rather than the linger aspects of decor. For Italians, this is the pinnacle of cuisine on offer in Shanghai.
Pasta Fresca Da Salvatore is an Italian chain restaurant that well deserves its status as a multi-establishment eatery. The food is affordable, pleasant and quickly delivered by a cheerful staff. Regulars stock the seating, proving that the best advertising is a happy customer.
Briccocafe Pasta and Pizza Lounge offers delicious, no-nonsense Italian food and single or whole pizzas. For a low-key evening, this is an amazing little pizza lounge and cafe for a mid-afternoon outing.
Favola Pizzaria is Italian cuisine with a Chinese twist. At first this combination seems unsavory, but give it a try and learn how fusion foods can be an unexpected delight.
Located centrally in Luwan, Gino's Cafe serves affordable pizzas to a hungry crowd of regulars and return customers. With clientele that do the advertising for them through word of mouth, what higher praise do they need?
For the night owl, Melrose Pizza is open 24 hours serving up hot slices of your favorite Italian treat. This is especially useful during finals season for students, or for that much-needed midnight snack for Shanghai's late-night partiers.
End any wonderful romantic or Italian date at Whisk, where the chocolate menu will dazzle even those with the most discerning sweet tooth. Yes, you heard me right-- there is an entire chocolate menu!
103 Dong Zhu An Bang Road, Golden Bridge Garden
(between Zhen Ning Road and Jiang Su Road)
The Italian's Italian, famous for romantic outings... read more
1376 Nanjing Xi Lu
The Portman Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Shanghai Center
The classiest Italian restaurant in Shanghai...
889 Dong Fang Road
St. Regis Hotel
Fine Italian food with a scenic overlook and vast wine list... read more
19 Ji'an Lu
Near Hubin Lu, Huang Pu District
Italian home cooking and simple decor... read more
100 Zunyi Road
First Floor, City Centre of Shanghai
Italian chain with Delightful Decor... read more
158 Chengdu Nan Lu
Bon Appetit! Italian Pizzaria and cafe... read more
789 Nanjing Dong Lu
Le Royal Méridien Shanghai
Italian with a Chinese twist with great wine list...
918 Huai Hai Zhong Lu
1F Parkson Department Store
Pizzas at affordable prices with a large fan base...
838 Hengshan Lu
1250 Huaihai Lu