Since 2013, Bob’s Shanghai 66 has brought a taste of Shanghai cuisine to the DMV, drawing praise from locals and regional critics alike for its authenticity and value. If you’re looking for lunch in a hurry or an affordable dinner to take home to The Upton at Rockville, you’ll find both on the extensive menu at this local favorite.
The most celebrated item on the menu at Bob’s Shanghai 66 is xiao long bao, a traditional soup dumpling made daily in-house. Yelp reviewers also recommend traditional Chinese dishes like the scallion pancake, spicy pig ears, and red bean shaved ice. If you’re looking for something a bit more filling, you’ll also find heaping helpings of lo mein, fried rice and other entrees.
Bob’s is a cash-only restaurant, so be sure to hit a nearby ATM before stopping in.