Opening Hours: Tueday from 6pm, Wednesday - Sunday lunch at 12noon, Dinner from 6pm
Telephone : +86 21 6241 9100
Located under charming trees on Xinhua Road, the century old Villa Le Bec offers not only a variety of different designed rooms but an exclusive private garden in the heart of Shanghai for guest to enjoy the mostly, fine French fares on the menu.
A lovely villa dating as far back as 1924 located on tree-lined Xinhua Lu is renovated to house French bistro. The multi-concept restaurant serves are French classics with Asian accents. Founded by 2 star Michelin Chef Nicholas Le Bec, this fine dining features the main dining area, private rooms, garden dining area as well as a cigar room, and a breathtaking wine cellar. With each dining area decorated to have a unique vibe with a warm and intimate atmosphere.
Half-Cooked Duck Foie Gras Terrine with Cognac. Melanosporum Winter Fresh Black Truffle Pasta with Parmesan Cheese. French oysters.
Among one of the dining rooms is a charming beamed ceiling, another has a fireplace and exotic decorations but the garden terrace is a delightful spot on days with beautiful weather. The tables in the general seating area are pretty close to one another.
The staffs are very hospitable and professional but they can sometimes push diners to order more. The service is generally impeccable.
The menu is filled with traditional French dishes such as French oysters, rib-eye steak, bone marrow, duck foie gras terrine with cognac, Bavette Au Poivre, Escargots stuffed in bread, Melanosporum winter fresh black truffle pasta and parmesan cheese, port wine and shallots, french fries, yuzu, lemon tart and light meringue, pat้s and charcuterie, roast fowl and an expansive wine. There is definitely something for everyone to savour. Excellent wine list.
RMB 400 – RMB 900
This restaurant offers a charming and unforgettable French dining experience. The extensive wine list and authentic French cuisine, as well as the beautiful atmosphere, make it memorable. Be sure to request a table in the garden or on the courtyard terrace if you love outdoor dining.
321, Xinhua Road
Phone: +86 21 6241 9100
Web: Villa Le Bec Shanghai