The Bund is Shanghai’s waterfront and is probably one of the most famous and recognizable skylines in the world. Mr. & Mrs. Bund Shanghai, the Asian-inspired French restaurant located right on the Bund, is one of the most celebrated and recognized restaurants on this famous strip.
The awards are endless: Mr. & Mrs. Bund has been named numerous times in The World’s 50 Best Restaurants and Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants lists. Various local outlets, such as Tatler China, Ideal Shanghai Daily, That’s Shanghai, and City Weekend have recognized Mr. & Mrs. Bund as one of the best restaurants in Shanghai.
The menu is huge, both literally large to hold and also full of pages and pages of items. There are many many options, and the restaurant encourages dining “family style”, meaning dishes are meant to be shared. There are also several set menus (meant to be shared between two people), that highlight various aspects of the menu.
Since it was our first time, we opted for the Paul Pairet Classics Signature, a nine-course tasting of some of the signature and classic dishes from the menu (688 RMB per guest). …