Lao Shanghai

2163 S China Pl (btwn Princeton & Wells)
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 808-0830
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 11:00pm
11:00am - 11:00pm
11:00am - 11:00pm



  • Steamed dumplings. 'nuff said.
  • Try the soup dumplings
  • Their Kung Pao Chicken is wonderful!
  • Soup dumplings are a must. Also the eggplant dishes were superb.
  • It's a relatively small restaurant but the food is pretty good. The music is very nice, too.
  • Sooo good, get the soup dumplings and kun bao chicken
  • Soup Dumplings and / or potstickers. Ma Po Bean Curd, General Tsos and Country Style Shredded Beef.
  • Must-order dishes include the shredded tofu with vegetables, xiao long bao (soup dumplings), and shanghai style fish fillet.
  • Salty egg shrimp!!!
  • Shanghai Style Fish Fillet, Xiao Long Bao (Soup Dumplings), Shredded Tofu with Vegetable
  • Start with Scallion pancakes. Then Beef with hot green pepper, Kung pao shrimp and rounded out with Chicken Fried Rice. Of all the "Lao's" this has the best food.
  • Known for the soup dumplings.
  • Soup dumplings and shanghai dumplings all the way!!
  • Try the Shanghai fish fillet
  • Try recommended dishes!
  • I recommend the chicken sizzling rice soup. Honey garlic chicken is unique and very tasty.

Nearby places

2159 S China Pl (at Chinatown Sq)
2100 S Wentworth Ave (Archer Ave and Cermak Rd)
960 W 31st St (at S Morgan St)