Serving authentic dim sum and classic Chinese dishes, Shikumen Shepherd's Bush uses carefully sourced ingredients to create a refined and elegant menu. All the dishes are skilfully handmade, blending authenticity with modern creativity. With ambient lighting, stone flooring, and chic wooden furnishings, Shikumen's contemporary feel is offset by the traditional artwork that adorns the walls.
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Shikumen Shepherd's Bush
Dorsett Hotel,58 Shepherd's Bush GreenLondonW12 8QE
- +44 20 8749 9978
Top 5 reviews of Shikumen Shepherd's Bush
This is some really good Chinese food. I would def recommend to anyone looking for Asian food in the area.
The staff seem moody but it's very on point and the service generally is great.
The sweet and sour chicken is amazing and really stands out as a winner.
Garlic lobster is unreal and highly recommended.
I don't know how they cook the rice or what they add too it but it's crazy good!... more
My friend and I started with the pork xiao long bao. They were lovely, but weren't boiling hot as I had anticipated.
We then shared half a Peking duck. OMG so good. And plenty of food for two people (the waiter made out that we hadn't ordered enough food). They carve the duck at your table and serve it with the usual condiments and some steamed milk buns (to make burgers out of).
My only... more
Legitimately good dim sum, holds up to any in Asia. Try the char siew bao or the fried dumplings with duck. Service is very spotty as they're pretty understaffed, we were lucky but it took a long time for the next table to order. Also a lot of our dimsum were served without condiments like vinegar, I'm not sure if the staff were too busy or just untrained. And the table next to ours wasn't... more
I'll start by saying that we arrived five minutes prior to opening so we didn't experience some of the poor/undermanned service mentioned in previous reviews. It was only us and one or two other families...as a result, I found the staff to be attentive and helpful. We ordered dim sum, sweet and sour chicken, pork belly, chicken lettuce wraps and egg fried rice. It was all delicious. The... more
An interesting place to say the least. Starting with its name I was curious about its origin so I did some research and learned that hikumen (Shanghainese "zakumen", lit. "Stone Warehouse Gate") is a traditional Shanghainese architectural style combining Western and Chinese elements which originated back in the 1860s. Shikumen is classified as one type of lilongresidences, sometimes translated... more