UnTour Shanghai Eats Taipei

We love a good food city, and that is exactly what Taipei is. In fact, we did nothing cultural the entire time except eat. And eating is cultural… Right? We have several guides who hail from Taiwan, as well as one who married into the island and one whose dad was born there, so we’ve […]

UnTour Shanghai Dining Recs for Ho Chi Minh City

UnTour guide Topher B. recently had some recommendations for some Shanghai guests who were heading to Ho Chi Minh City, and we wanted to share them with the world and hopefully make it a better place, one bite at a time. Here’s Topher’s thoughts: I would highly recommend checking out this banh mi place. We walked past it the first night […]

UnTour’s Street Food Breakfast Featured in Financial Times

Breakfast is our favorite meal of the day, and there’s no better place to eat it than on the streets of Shanghai! The Financial Times Bureau Chief agrees with us, and tagged along on our Street Eats – Breakfast Tour to discover some of the best places that have not been already torn down. Check […]

UnTour Ranked #1 in Travel + Leisure’s Best Shanghai Tours

Travel + Leisure listed the best companies to use when touring Shanghai, and UnTour ranked first. Writer Hart Hagerty said: 1. UnTour While Shanghai has no shortage of fine dining and local eateries, many visitors can find it intimidating or overwhelming to get an authentic taste of real China. Enter UnTour Shanghai, a young food […]

UnTour Shanghai’s Dumpling Delights Food Tour Featured on The Lost Boy Lloyd

Filipino travel blogger The Lost Boy Lloyd joined UnTour Shanghai’s Hands-On Dumpling Delights Tour in the fall of 2014. Check out his experience and his mouthwatering pictures at his blog. Here are a few highlights: We found ourselves a little later at our first stop, a row of hawker stalls selling food to-go. Upon seeing […]

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UnTour Shanghai’s Lost Heaven Ordering Recommendations

As long-term Shanghai residents and foodies, we at UnTour Shanghai, love Lost Heaven‘s sleek ambience and Thai-Burmese-Laotian flavors. Yunnan cuisine is one of our favorite regional cuisines, with its interesting minority dishes, wild mushrooms and goat cheese from mountainous northern regions and tropical spices in the south. But Lost Heaven’s Yunnan Folk Cuisine menu is nearly 100 […]

UnTour Shanghai is Hiring!

We are looking for outgoing, passionate tour guides available on a part time/freelance basis for a growing culinary tourism company. Who we are: A top-rated walking culinary tour company based in Shanghai. We cater to tourists/expats who want to know more about the food scene in Shanghai. Over the last four years we’ve taken thousands […]

Stay in Our AirBnB in Shanghai and Get Discounts on Tours!

In the past, we’ve told you about our Top Five Hotels for Foodies in Shanghai, as well as our favorite boutique hotel, and now we’re happy  to reveal our latest recommendation for a place to stay: our very own AirBnB! To bring you the best in Shanghai eating, we’ve teamed up with Strictly Cookies to […]

Give the Gift of Eating Well For Christmas with UnTour Gift Certificates!

Looking for the perfect gift for that special someone who has it all? We firmly believe that experiences make the best gifts, which is why we are totally excited to be offering gift certificates for any of our tours. You can make it for a specific dollar amount for the traveler who will want to […]

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How to Eat like Anthony Bourdain in Shanghai

The first episode of Season 4 of Parts Unknown took us down some pretty familiar alleyways. (Haven’t seen it yet? You can download it free on iTunes!) Anthony Bourdain’s philosophical musings about where all the communism went serve as background music, and you see locals slurp soup dumplings, eat ribs with chopsticks, toast with baijiu […]