Part beer and liquor store, part record shop and part bar, Uptown is a place for those blessed with good taste in music and/or beer to casually convene and indulge in both.
A compact little bar with five stools and cabinets stocked with bottled beers, Uptown is a great place to pre-drink or pick up booze en route to a party. As the name suggests, there’s a nice selection of records for sale too, ranging from RMB30 up to RMB100 for more coveted editions. Think jazz classics like Charlie Mingus, Thelonious Monk, funk, soul and a smattering of other classics.
Price: Bottled beer RMB15-28, bottled wine & spirits RMB165+
Who’s going: Music connoisseurs Good for: Pre-drinking, liquor runs, good music, vinyl, casual drinks
Nearest metro: Shanghai Library, 15 mins.
Hours: Open daily, 2pm-12am.
Local cards accepted.
April 9, 2020
August 22, 2019
March 29, 2019