Hungry but don’t have the time to grocery shop or cook yummy and nutritious meals? Sick of eating out all the time or eager to try out new restaurants? Living in such a fast paced environment, time is precious for us Shanghai-ers. We need quick, nutritious and delicious food, and thankfully, these 9 awesome restaurants and food delivery services have options to make your life a whole lot easier.
Founded back in 1999, Sherpa’snow delivers from over 600 international and local restaurants across Shanghai, Beijing and Suzhou. Each restaurant is carefully vetted and inspected and all couriers are full-time employees of Sherpa’s to ensure service excellence. They also have a call centre that speaks fluent English to handle your inquiries. Access their daily deals and cool contests by following Sherpa’s on WeChat.
// WeChat: SherpaShanghai
Saucepan believes that everyone deserves to eat well and have access to healthy meals. Whether it be at your office or at home, all of their meals arrive chilled to ensure maximum freshness for you. Saucepan specialises in hearty power bowls / salads packed with wholesome flavors and you get to choose to have quinoa, rice or barley as your bowl base. Definitely convenient for people looking to make better and healthier food choices in Shanghai. What’s better is they’re currently offering a deal for orders for ten or more people! Have a browse through their menu on their website and take your pick. Delivery and pick-up available weekdays between 10am-8pm.
// Zhenning Road 465, No. 161, Building 13, 101-102 // 镇宁路 465弄 161号, 13号楼,101-102
Whether your goal is gaining muscles or shredding body fat, RAWK designs tailor-made meals customised for your macro-nutrient needs delivered daily to your door. Head on over to their website to calculate your optimal daily calorie intake, ideal allocation of protein, carbs and fat in your everyday meal. Once the results are out, RAWK will take into account your training days and all food is prepared by the chef to the restaurant standard. A dedicated nutritionist will be assigned to you and all menu will be tailored to your goals. Balancing customised nutrition, taste and convenience all in one boat, RAWK is rockin’ it.
Use code “RAWKSH16” to get 10% off for your first order.
// Wechat: RAWK002 // 1512115265
Your favorite Indonesian restaurant Bumbu offers food delivery on weekdays now. There are different Bumbu box menu combos at different prices ranging from ¥38 to ¥68, featuring Indonesian favorites like grilled fish in banana leaf with spices (¥38) and spicy balado shrimp and chicken skewers with peanut sauce (¥68). Simply contact Bumbu via their official account the night before or the day of (before 1030am) and you’re set. Their full menu is also available on their official WeChat account.
// B1, 555 Nanjing West Road // 南京西路 555号 B1楼
// WeChat: Bumbu奔步餐厅 // 62227693
Shi Wei was created with a simple idea of bringing the finest and most unique foods of the world to you. Shi Wei literally means ”world of flavors”, they aim to bring to you the best delicacies of the utmost quality to your table. With options for caviar, wine, oysters, foie gras and more, check out their online shop for more details.
// [email protected] //13818311244
The Pierogi Ladies, Gosia and Joanna, both take pride in making the best handmade pierogies filled with love and traditional Polish flavors in Shanghai. Pierogies are Polish dumplings popular in Eastern European cuisines and is a popular national dish of Poland. These dumplings are hearty and delicious foods perfect for any time of the day. The Pierogi Ladies offers a range of pierogies from classic options to Malibu pierogies made with cocoa dough. Check out their menu here for the whole range. To place an order, simply add Gosia or Joanna on Wechat.
// Joanna: 18521522747 // WeChat: joasiaboczek
// Gosia: 13818782405 // WeChat: GosiaM
Sick of salads? Change up your weekday lunch time delights with Better Bentos. They’re known for containing no additives, white sugar, MSG in any of their food, and they now have 8 dishes for you to choose from! Their signature bunless veggie burgers are filled with tofu, nuts, whole grains and vegetables, and it doesn’t contain any eggs or flour. Feel free to try one of their most popular dishes, NPG Chicken Tikka Masala, which is chemical and antibiotic-free and packed with flavours and spice. Made fresh each morning and pre-packed, Better Bentos currently delivers from Monday to Friday and takes pre-orders.
// 388 Shaanxi South Road // 陕西南路 388号
// // WeChat: BetterBentos // 15201941357
Need your cookie fix FAST? Strictly Cookies one-hour delivery through their wechat shop if you live in the downtown Puxi area. Cookies, ice cream sandwiches, and other fun cookie products, baked fresh every day. They also provide options for vegan, gluten-free and nut-free cookies. How considerate! For next-day/ future deliveries, it is free delivery for orders over ¥80.
// WeChat: StrictlyCookies // 13788940337
Prepared fresh everyday, WATTz offers nutritious homemade food to please your tastebuds and fuel your body. Neighbors of Wuding Road and Jiazhou Road are in luck, because WATTz now offers free delivery for any of their 5 combo choices for ¥50, fresh juices for ¥20 and orders before 12pm receives a free fruit cup. For their combo choices, choose from their coconut curry chicken with their signature soup, pesto penne with green salad, paprika chicken wrap with caprese salad, duo salad with hummus or their seasonal combo with a veggie sandwich and a salad.
// Wuding Road 999 // 武定路 999号
// WeChat: powerfoodstation // 18916126281