A painted plate featuring Chinese President Xi Jinping and first lady Peng Liyuan adds a quirky touch to the elegant decor at Lao Xue Yuan in Wan Chai. Photo: James Wendlinger

Restaurant review: Lao Xue Yuan – classic Shanghai dishes that are comforting, and generally full of flavour

The decor has some odd touches, such as a painted plate of Xi Jinping and Peng Liyuan, but on the plates that matter there is plenty to admire – avoid the xiao long bao with their bland filling, though

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A painted plate featuring Chinese President Xi Jinping and first lady Peng Liyuan adds a quirky touch to the elegant decor at Lao Xue Yuan in Wan Chai. Photo: James Wendlinger
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