Bars & Clubs

Shanghai’s best guide to bars, DJs, and nightlife

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Latest bar & club reviews

  • Waitan Yard Waitan Yard Casual bar just off The Bund with a great rooftop space
  • Shen Shen New Bund-side bar with an epic terrace and interesting food and cocktails
  • Le Verre à Vin Le Verre à Vin Reasonably priced casual wine bar on Changle Lu and Huashan Lu

Nightlife events

  • Moon Boots 05 Jun
    S.T.D present some nice, easy house at Arkham
  • Air Max '97 05 Jun
    The Shelter
    Hybrid club sounds cosigned by Nina Las Vegas and KENZO at The Shelter
  • Open Air Sessions 06 Jun
    Shari Garden Bar
    DJs and a guest bartender hit Shari for a garden party

Shanghai clubs

  • URVC URVC Café, radio station and bar from the people behind
  • 7th Floor 7th Floor Shanghai bling mega-club with a bit more fun-factor than most
  • Bund Oscar Club Bund Oscar Club Kitschy Cabaret Club in Hangpu

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