Zmackburgers: Every Thursday evening until May 30, local comedy troupe, the Zmackers will be performing a free show! And if their jokes aren’t enough to make you “split your sides,” the peanut butter and bacon cheeseburger (the “Zmackburger”) they’ll be serving, certainly will. If that’s not enough, you’ll also have a chance to win a copy of the Chinese book Improv Wisdom.
Free // 8:30pm // 390 Bar Lounge // 390 Panyu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu (番禺路390号, 法华镇路).
Half-price mains Monday: Forget those dime-a-dozen half-price drink and appetizer details, every Monday Xuan Bar is serving half-price entrees for the whole evening! So head on down and enjoy 50% off Xintiandi’s best burger, steak frites, and more.
5-11pm // Xuan Bar // Andaz Shanghai, 1/F, 88 Songshan Lu, near Taicang Lu (嵩山路88号上海安达仕酒店1楼, 近太仓路).
Kids’ dim sum cooking class: Is your kid rolling har gow that look like ripped prophylactics? Never fear, every Tuesday, Cook in Shanghai is hosting a Dim Sum cooking classes for kids aged 4-12. The little tykes will learn the cooking process, ingredients, and get the chance to socialize with other budding dim sum wizards.
200RMB // 4-5:30pm // Cook in Shanghai // 269 Zhaojiabang road, near Jiashan road (肇嘉浜路269号近嘉善路).
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Benjamin Cost is Shanghaiist’s Food Editor. Email tips, recommendations, and news updates on Shanghai’s dining scene to [email protected].