A sleek, contemporary Chinese restaurant, Shanghai Modern offers Shanghai cuisine along with regional specialities. Their signature dishes include pork dumplings, drunken chicken and roast duck noodles. Guests can watch the chefs at work in their front display kitchen while relaxing in a spacious, bright interior embellished with wood panelling and marble-topped tables.
The Shanghai Modern menu features a range of dumplings, soups and Chinese tapas including cha siu “piggy” buns. For mains, enjoy dishes like crispy salt and pepper smoked chicken with chilli, steamed whole seabass with ginger and spring onion, or Shanghai crispy fried noodles with shredded pork. Set menus are also available.
The desserts selection includes mango pomelo sago pudding or black sesame glutinous rice balls in ginger soup. A variety of soft drinks, fresh fruit juice, mocktails and teas are available. Private dining space is available at Shanghai Modern and can be booked for parties.
In the heart of London’s buzzing Chinatown, Shanghai Modern is a 2-minute walk from Leicester Square Tube Station.