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Indian, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 20 June 2021

A more finer dining Indian restaurant, this place impresses on every level. From the service, food, cleanliness, I feel I can’t wait to come back for another feast. There are some typical menu selections but some new items I haven’t tried in my years of...enjoying Indian food piqued my interest. They were also open to preparing off-menu items that we love and they brought us a delicious curd rice and vindaloo that we had been craving. I would be hard pressed to find Indian food at this quality, taste, and service in Shanghai if not further afield.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 11 February 2021 via mobile

Nothing short of the best Indian food in China. Absolute authentic Indian food experience and excellent service staff. Highly recommended

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 28 January 2021

Amazing food, splendid authentic cuisine, was told that spices are freshly ground in Delhi and used herein Shanghai to keep that flavour intact. Loved the food and enjoyed going there during my 4 years stay within Shanghai. Thank You for making the experience unique and...full of flavours.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 13 August 2020 via mobile

Nothing short of the best Indian food in China. Absolute authentic Indian food experience and excellent service staff. Highly recommended

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 5 July 2020 via mobile

It was our first time in this Indian restaurant, the atmosphere inside is very authentic which makes it a cozy dinner for 2 or a great family dinner. The interior is designed well. The food was very tasty, a little oily but was still fine....Only downer was that the staff was not very nice. Whenever the waiter would come to our table to take orders he would instantly spread such negative energy as well as the other waiter which both were Indian. We wanted to ask them some questions about Indian Cousine and culture but they didn’t seem very approachable. We just tried to be least hassle for them as possible since they seemed so annoyed by everything.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 4 January 2020 via mobile

We passed by Dagu Road on a Friday evening, where you can find a bunch of restaurants, and decided to try Masala Art, a nice looking Indian restaurant. Welcoming was very nice, by the team of Indian waiters. We had butter chicken, another chicken dish...(forgot the name, look at the picture), jeera rice and garlic naan. All was tasty! Service always very nice. I recommend Masala Art and will be back in the future. Thank you!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 2 January 2020 via mobile

Today I was with my wife and my daughter at Masala Art for dinner, found the restaurant via Trip Advisor; we were quite satisfied, very nice atmosphere, good food and very friendly people. I can recommend that indien restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 23 November 2019 via mobile

Went for my birthday and loved it. Food excellent and service great too. Was traveling China and struggling to get tasty vegetarian food. Love Indian food and had a fantastic paneer jalfrezi. Perfect

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 22 November 2019 via mobile

Masala art is a lovely restaurant in shanghai. Food was very delicious especially the Jodhaa thali. Chapatis were very soft and tasty. Buttermilk was too good. Worth visiting. Sabji also was tasty.not very expensive

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 18 November 2019

The restaurant serves good food, when you leave there are no taxis around and when you request the staff to book for you a taxi, they will tell you we don,t know any, This restaurant has been their for many years. Very disappointing in their...attitude. You have to walk for at least 35 to 40 minutes before you can find a cab. Go to any other restaurant and they would be willing to call you a taxi, but not this restaurantMore

Date of visit: November 2019
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23 January 2019|
Response from Shahrukh A | Reviewed this property |
Yea its halal
18 June 2018|
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Response from SANDEEPSHK | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about early opening, but they do serve breakfast dishes like chole puri Vada Pav and much more . You better check their website.
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7 May 2018|
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Response from EPS2308 | Reviewed this property |
No u will not get dosa
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Yes, Masala Art offers takeaway services.

Yes, Masala Art offers delivery services.

Masala Art is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4