FoodBehind the brand: New Shanghai

  • June 4, 2021
  • St. Collins Lane

Recently opening its doors at St. Collins Lane, New Shanghai is a modern yet authentic Shanghainese style of dining.

Using recipes handed down from generation to generation, the menu features a tasty array of Shanghai-style entrées, soups, aromatic main dishes and classic stir-fries. Combining modern al fresco dining with traditional Shanghainese 1930s street-food, New Shanghai at St. Collins Lane is the perfect spot for informal dining and enjoying a drink or two with friends.

Providing convenient dining options for busy people, owner John Chen prides himself and his team on providing fast and authentic dining that works perfectly for a busy lifestyle.

Recreating the unique style of ‘Old Shanghai’ décor, New Shanghai offers a range of quality dishes that showcase a true representation of what authentic Shanghai cuisine is all about. The chefs have created a Chinese-style tapas menu serving up signature baos, pan-fried pork buns, handmade dumplings, and dim sum alongside all of your New Shanghai favourites like bubbling hot pots and their signature Xiao Long Bao.

When visiting New Shanghai at St. Collins Lane, a must-try is the Xiao Long Bao, undoubtedly their most popular dish! The New Shanghai team serve up over five million of these delicious, soupy delicacies across the country every year which equates to about 30,000 pieces a day.

To drink, discover New Shanghai’s extensive cocktail list, award-winning Australian whisky Sullivans Cove or the world’s first Shanghai Gin.

New Shanghai is located on Level 2 in the St. Collins Lane Food Hall.