Superior and Authentic Chinese Cuisine


Welcome to Shanghai Chinese Restaurant, one of the best Chinese restaurants in Wellington.

We take immense pride in the authenticity of our cooking, as we strive to recreate the unique flavours that have made Chinese cooking so popular around the world. A single bite will either fill you with a sense of nostalgia, or give you a new found appreciation for exquisitely prepared Chinese cuisine.

It is our goal to provide superior meals in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Our mouth-watering creations include:
• Delicious appetisers, such as deep fried wontons, steamed dumplings, and fresh spring rolls.
• Dozens of classic favourites in Cantonese, Shanghai, and Szechuan cuisine. You will find everything from Beijing roast duck to spicy Ma Po tofu in our menu.
• Fresh seafood, including whole servings of king crab and our prized lobster specialties.
• Noodles, soups, and many healthy vegetarian options that are guaranteed to please.
• Delectable desserts, both modern and traditional.

And much more. You will not find any other Wellington Chinese restaurant that offers such a diverse and succulent range of dishes. Even the most discerning of customers love the authenticity and rich flavours of our food, with many of them coming back time and time again. This is because the culinary expertise of our chefs comes not only from years of experience, but a genuine passion and love for cooking.

We serve both lunch and dinner at set hours every day of the week, and regularly cater to events of up to a hundred people. With our great food, hospitable setting, and convenient location near the city’s heart, you can trust Shanghai Chinese Restaurant to give you a one of a kind dining experience.

If you have questions or requests, we are always just a phone call away. Contact us at your convenience; one of our friendly staff will be glad to assist you.