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Hairy Crab Feast

Hairy Crab Feast

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am the co-founder of UnTour Food Tours, China's top-ranked food tour operator. I have lived and worked as a food writer and food tour guide in China for over 10 years.
Jamie
Jamie
Jamie
Jamie

What we’ll do

Find out why Tang Dynasty poets immortalized these furry crustaceans in verse millennia ago with this Hairy Crab Feast. At two seated stops through Shanghai’s Old Town, you’ll sample a range of dishes that feature the hairy crab – from xiaolongbao (steamed soup dumplings) to lion’s head meatballs. You’ll also learn the multi-step process to cracking open the crab, and discover the Traditional…

What else you should know

Each tour has 2 seated stops offering a tasting of 8 dishes. We cannot cater to those with shellfish allergies or vegetarians, vegans and gluten-free guests on this tour.

What I’ll provide

Food
Hairy Crab Food Tour 5-6 Hairy Crab Dish Tastings + 1 Whole Crab + 2 Classic Shanghainese Non-Crab Tastings
Drinks
Local liquor tasting Chinese Brandy sampler, Beer, Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

What to bring

An appetite!
Cash to get to their next destination

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Where you'll be

Old Town: You’ll see how locals live (and eat) in some of the city’s oldest neighborhoods on the outskirts of Shanghai’s former walled city – before the wrecking ball turns this area into high-rise apartment buildings.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Each tour has 2 seated stops offering a tasting of 8 dishes. We cannot cater to those with shellfish allergies or vegetarians, vegans and gluten-free guests on this tour.
Jamie
Hairy Crab Feast
1 review
€113 / person
1 review
€113 / person