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Hairy Crab Feast

Hairy Crab Feast

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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…
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Drinks, Food
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What's included

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

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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.

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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.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of 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.


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.
Food & Drink
Hairy Crab Feast
1 review
$124 per person
1 review
$124 per person