I popped in for dinner the other night at the relatively new done up Hamilton House on the junction of Fuzhou Lu and Jiangxi Lu. If nothing else the restaurant affords a view of the Fuzhou/Jiangxi intersections which has to be one of the most beautiful, impressive and (after about 7pm) deserted major circuses in any city. The former Shanghai Municipal Council building, the Central Police Station and the Metropole Hotel are all viewable while eating.
I’ll leave someone more knowledgeable than me to comment of the food which I’m told is “French in the traditional way” but I wouldn’t know about any of that. Tasted all right to me.
Still the building was a Sir Victor Sassoon property and designed by the well known and prolific (in
Of course they push the old ‘remember the glamour of 1930s