Monday, December 29
Dim Sum Weekend Brunch @ Banyan Tree on the Bund
t’s Banyan Tree’s weekend dim sum brunch at Ming Yuan. Chef Chau from Hong Kong steams up some authentic dim sum favorites, including mango shrimp rolls, salmon dumplings with XO sauce, deep-fried crispy shrimp rolls and more. All-you-can-eat for 168rmb per person, plus 15%
168RMB // 19 Haiping Lu, near Gongping Lu
Sunday Brunch @ El Patio
El Patio offers brunch set every Sunday noon. 188RMB to enjoy two Spanish Tapas and one delicate dessert created by the talented Spanish executive chef Pol Garcia.
188RMB // 11:00-3:30 // 110 Fenyang Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu, Xuhui district
Breakaway Game @ MAO Livehouse
Metal Promoters Playful Warrior ft. Chaos Mind, Before the Daylight and Arm the Faithless.
80RMB at the door, 60RMB presale // 20:30-late // 308 Chongqing Nan Lu, near Jianguo Zhong Lu
Phantom of the Opera @ Shanghai Culture Square
The world renowned Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber musical ‘Phantom Of The Opera’ comes to Shanghai. Based on the French novel Le Fantôme de l’Opéra by Gaston Leroux, its central plot revolves around a beautiful soprano, Christine Daaé, who becomes the obsession of a mysterious, disfigured musical genius. Seen by over 130 million people in 145 cities in 27 countries, and continues to play in both London and New York and now Shanghai.
80-880RMB // 19:15-20:45 // 225 Shanxi Nan Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu 陕西南路225号, 近复兴中路
Happy Hour @ The Apartment
Happy hour! is the description given. But, really, do you need to know more?
Free entry // 14:00-20:00 // 3/F, 47 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu (永福路47号3楼, 近复兴西路)
Happy Hour @ Windows Garage
15RMB wine and draft beer. The cheapest happy hour in town, they say.
15RMB // 14:00-20:00 // 702 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Qinghai Lu (南京西路702号, 近青海路)
Happy Hour @ The Geisha
2 for 1 drinks, baby.
17:00-20:00 // 390 Shanxi Nan Lu, near Fuxing Lu (陕西南路390号， 近复兴路)
Ladies Night @ Phebe Club
Open bar. Free entry for gals, 100RMB for the men.
21:00-04:00 // 10 Hengshan Lu, near Gao’an Lu