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Book Your Table for Dining Week Today!


Booking is officially open for Dining Week!

City Weekend's Dining Week is coming up, running from June 3rd to June 10th. We're teaming up with the very best Shanghai restaurants to bring exclusive deals to City Weekend readers.

What's in store

A host of award-winning restaurants have each curated special lunch and dinner menus that showcase their finest culinary offerings.  


Booking is now officially open and will end on June 10th, so don't miss out on this opportunity to enjoy exclusive restaurant deals.


Today, we're highlighting 9 of the 30 participating restaurants. Simply scan or extract the QR code of your desired restaurant below to make your reservation.

Book now

Al's Diner

This all-day diner offers all-day breakfasts and classic hearty sandwiches, salads and burgers with a gourmet twist. They also serve ice cream and desserts courtesy of Gracie's, which are available for takeaway by the pint. The cozy space is usually packed during weekend brunch.

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[Press and extract the QR code to book immediately]

Cobra Lily

Cobra Lily is a contemporary Asian restaurant and bar in Xintiandi brought to you by the same team behind Liquid Laundry and Boxing Cat Brewery. Spread across two floors, the bold concept serves pan-Asian cuisine with a modern twist alongside craft beers and a dedicated cocktail and spirits program.

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Daimon Bistro

Daimon Bistro is Hong Kong celebrity chef Alvin Leung's casual dining venue on the Bund. Serving modern Chinese cuisine, the food is more innovative than other contemporary Chinese venues of its caliber. The restaurant's interior takes queue from Kowloon's walled city, splashed with colorful graffiti. The well-stocked bar also churns out equally creative cocktails.

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el Efante

This quirky restaurant takes over the old el Willy space and retains much of its character with fun scribbles on the walls and friendly staff. Chef Willy Trullas is once again behind the menu, which is more loosely focused on the Mediterranean area as a whole instead of the Spanish fare he's known for. When it's nice out, be sure to get a seat on the patio.

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Ginger by the Park

This restaurant on the former French Concession, Xingguo lu, serves a menu of modern asian dishes, drawing heavy influences from various Asian cuisines. Owner Betty Ng brings her travel experiences in this beautiful continent to her plates. The newly on board chef restaurant, Jet Lo from Singapore is also bringing his mesmerizing culinary skills to Ginger. 

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le Bordelais

This informal wine bar features wines from Bordeaux. Interiors are an eye-catching red with checkered floor tiles. A well-done and tasty menu complements their wine selection; try the truffle sandwich or their duck confit. Their brunch is pretty value-for-money too.

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[Press and extract the QR code to book immediately]

[Press and extract the QR code to book immediately]

POP American Brasserie

This all-day dining American brasserie at Three on the Bund pays tribute to 1970s American pop culture with vintage decor featuring chandeliers along with wood, leather and stone elements that create a warm atmosphere.

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The Cannery

The Cannery is a gastrolounge offering seafood and cocktails, opened by the team behind The Nest.The concept features canned snacks, like pickled seafood, alongside loads of fresh seafood options, accompanied by high quality cocktails. Food on offer includes warm seafood salads, grilled octopus leg, mussels, short rib and steak. Music is proper rock and roll, new and old. Great patio seating, too.

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This sexy and fun tapas bar by chef Willy Trullas Moreno (of el Willy and el Efante) on Taixing Lu offers Spanish small bites and drinks at affordable prices. At Tomatito, chef Willy stays true to the traditional flavors of his home country. Don't miss out on the explosive salmon TNT and cheese, barbecued lamb ribs and steak air baguettes.

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What is Dining Week

The first event of its kind from City Weekend, we have invited over 30 restaurants to participate, including nominees from our highly-anticipated annual Readers’ Choice Awards.

Each restaurant has designed a menu offering unique lunch and dinner sets.

Online booking on City Weekend’s website will commence on May 25 lasting until June 10. Scan or extract the QR code below (or click the read more link) for more info:

Here is a list of all participating restaurants:

  • Sabor 

  • Al's Diner > Xiangyang Lu

  • Al's Diner > Xinle Lu

  • le Bordelais

  • Light & Salt Bouquet

  • Light & Salt Daily

  • Light & Salt on the Bund

  • Ostra

  • D.O.C. Gastronomia Italiana

  • el Efante

  • Zhi Teng

  • Sanhoyan

  • Tomatito 

  • el Willy 

  • POP Bar

  • Ginger by the Park

  • Azul

  • Colca

  • Cyclo

  • Char

  • Daimon Bistro

  • MAYA

  • NAPA

  • Bombay Bistro

  • Liquid Laundry

  • Lil Laundry 

  • Cobra Lily

  • The Cannery


  • El Iberico

Click Read More for more detail information.