El CoctelUNIT 202, 2ND FLOOR NUMBER, 47 YONGFU LU NEAR FUXING XI LU
call: +86 21 6433 6511
We are very excited to announce el CÓCT E L ; A new late night cocktail &wine lounge from Willy Trullas, chef & owner of beloved French Concessiontapas restaurant; el WI L LY.
el CÓCT E L ’s product focused service featuring unique food / beveragerange & menus is our chief point of difference. This original bar conceptmarries the best of the classic cocktail renaissance with time honoured - anduntil now - specifically Japanese bar method. Your main man tending bar hasspent years stirring & shaking among the best in world leading cocktail districtGinza, Tokyo. He heads a small team of Shanghai’s best bartenders recruitedby GM, Marty Campaign (ex. bund Glamour Bar manager). Every drink is handcrafted; the juice is freshly pressed, ice is hand cut & served to your table.
Food - it is Willy’s passion so our menu will feature shaved Ibérico ham, goodcheese & creative toasted sandwiches. There is also a couple of sweeter optionsfor your aperitive, supper or snack.
Wine - we love it. Our short but interesting selection will feature old & newworld wines to suit your budget for a glass or bottle. The Champagne &sparkling range lists the favourite producers as well as lesser found bottlings ofboutique vintages. Look for regular updates to our cellar.
Style - it’s important. Two sunken & raised sections form separate intimatesocialising lounges. Interior by Shanghai design veterans, Andy Hall & MaxTrullas (yes! Willy’s brother) of MQ Studio. Our seventy five comfortableseats are uniquely styled by TING; Wuyuan lu ‘decoesque’ furniture boutiqueand the lovingly hand painted identity by Barcelona based fashion illustratorVeronica Ballart Lilja. A carefully curated music direction sets our soundapart from other Shanghai bars. Regular lounge music contributions fromDJs based around the globe. Featuring an elegant, next generation K-Arrayplayback sound system - custom designed by Sennheiser, every bar owner ormusic enthusiest in Shanghai will want one of these.
el CÓCT E L is in currently soft opening; 5pm-3am Monday to Saturday.
For further information & table reservations please call +86 21 6433 6511