If you’re sick of doing the old point and grunt routine when you’re at your local jianbing vendor in China, why not take a few minutes to learn some Mandarin that will help you look like a pro. It’s time. It really is. Do it for World Jianbing Day (April 30 from 2019 ’til eternity).
Where to Find Shanghai’s #1 Jianbing Stall When guides ask guests on our Shanghai Street Eats Breakfast tour which dish was their favorite, 8 out of 10 will answer jianbing 煎饼. It somehow manages to fit a multitude of descriptors into one bite: light, crispy, sweet, salty, spicy, sour, comforting, and just damn good.Fatty’s Jianbing (胖子煎饼) is
When Hannah Berry George of Metro UK came to Shanghai for just 72 hours, she declared 11 Cool Things to See & Do in the City. The list ticked off some of our favorite spots in the city – Tianzifang, M50 and a massage to beat the jet lag – but ranked third was UnTour
Jennifer from Adventurous Appetite joined UnTour Shanghai for our Night Markets tour. Here’s a taste of what she had to say: I recently discovered a food tour group that has made this desire a bit more feasible. UnTour was founded in 2010 by a woman named Jamie Barys, a food writer and longtime Shanghai expat.
UnTour Shanghai’s Chief Eating Officer Jamie Barys wrote City Weekend’s cover story in February 2015, covering the weird and wonderful street foods in Shanghai you don’t see everyday. If you want to give them a try, join our Night Markets tour that covers two of Shanghai’s best late-night food streets (and samples several of the