Category Archives: spanish

El Luchador


I went back to El Luchador at Xintiandi. We had a larger contingent and we got a wider selection of dishes. It was all good.

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El Luchador


I stopped over at El Luchador for a nice brunch. The tuna tartare and the wagu steak and eggs were both great. The service is excellent also.

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Julian Serrano


We went to Julian Serrano for dinner at the Aria. Usually we go for lunch. The dinner crowd is a bit noisier. But the food was great all around.

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Duo at Gran Melia


Duo is supposed to be the best Spanish restaurant in Xian. I don’t know how many Spanish restaurants there are in Xian, but I do think the food and service are pretty good. We even got a bit of live … Continue reading

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La Maison at Jinxian Lu


We had dinner at La Maison for Restaurant week. The owners did a nice job with building out the restaurant. They can probably do a better job with their internet footprint. It is not that easy to find reference to … Continue reading

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Estado Puro


Estado Puro, Xintiandi seems like a nice tapas place. I stopped over for a lunch. The tuna and avocado is a nice dish. Eggs Benedict is not bad but my personal preference is for more crispy bacon. Service was friendly … Continue reading

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How Fun


How Fun, at Shanghai Centre, has an interesting selection of paella. The beef skewers were nicely done and I liked the long jing ice tea with lime. The paella was decent. Service and timing of food delivery could use some … Continue reading

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