Little Shanghai Restaurant

$$ • Shanghainese

17 E 25th Ave, San Mateo
(650) 573-7161


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

First time here and it was could have been better. Why: In a word bland and a bit over cooked. The gi-chin bean curd sheets was ok; while the bean curd sheets were ok, the greens were over cooked and salty. the shrimps with deluxe vegetables was ok; the vegetables were over cooked. And a few green pea's pods were the off green color of being overcooked. The shrimps were plentiful, if a bit salty. The single serving of rice was very over cooked. I will go back and try other full review

Get serious...the food is bland, tasteless and expensive. Trying to support our local business during the pandemic but this is truly ridiculous. The Shanghai Style Chow Mein and Rice Cake had barely any ingredients (super thin sliver of meat barely any cabbage) and flavor--they even skimp on the soy sauce and MSG!!!

Good collection of small eats (like noodles and dumplings) and dishes to have with rice. I love the way their pan fried buns (shen jian bao) taste. They're perfectly fluffy and a little crisp at the bottom, with a nice pork filling inside. The bun texture is just really really good. I also love their Shanghai spring rolls. It's mostly filled with mushrooms and napa cabbage and the flavor is delicious. I also enjoy the cold noodles (both the chicken cold noodle and Szechuan full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 11AM - 3PM
5 - 8PM
Wednesday 11AM - 3PM
5 - 8PM
Thursday 11AM - 3PM
5 - 8PM
Friday 11AM - 3PM
5 - 8PM
Saturday 11AM - 3PM
5 - 8PM
Sunday 11AM - 3PM
5 - 8PM

Hours or services may differ due to COVID-19. Please contact the business directly to verify hours and availability.