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The City God Temple Snack Street

07-23-2010 14:41 BJT

Located in the oldest quarters of Shanghai this snack street is near to Yuyuan Gardens and the Temple of the City God. It's also close to the Bund and an ideal place to eat within a busy sightseeing schedule.

The street deserves to be called 'Shanghai Snack Kingdom'. It is the largest and most long-standing snack street in the city featuring the most famous restaurants and eateries in Shanghai. In accordance with the architectural style of the nearby ancient Yuyuan Garden, restaurants in the Old Town Snack Street are all constructed following a style of Ming and Qing Dynasties.

In addition, a snack plaza of thousands of square meters is included. You can find almost all the Shanghai snacks here, including authentic Xiaolong buns, Crab-Yellow Pastries, Fried Stuffed Buns, Chop Rice Cakes, Vegetable Stuffed Buns, and Cream Spiced Beans. Various snacks from other areas in China are also available.

Recommended Restaurants:

Shanghai Classical Hotel

Location: No.242, Fuyou Road, Huangpu District
Specialties: Authentic Shanghai Benbang cuisines.

Lu Bo Lang

Location: No. 131, Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District
Specialties: Shanghai Haipai cuisines and snacks.

Shanghai De Xing Guan

Location: No.18, Bailing Road, Huangpu District
Specialties: Shanghai Benbang cuisines; various kinds of nutritious and restorative soup.

Chunfeng Songyue Vegetarian Restaurant

Location: No.23, Bailing Road, Huangpu District
Specialties: Vegetable Stuffed Bun and various vegetarian cuisines.

Nanxiang Mantou Restaurant

Location: No. 85, Yuyuan Road, Huangpu District
Specialties: Nanxiang Steamed Stuffed Bun.

Editor:Yang Jie |Source:

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