Hacking Dianping

By Sarah Krasicki



If you’re familiar with the Dianping mobile app you’ll know there is little to no English to be found anywhere in the app making Dianping daunting if not impossible for most of us. However, the deals and discounts offered via the app make it a fantastic resource if you’re prepared to spend a little time figuring out how to use it. Here are some hacks on how to use Dianping in conjunction with our article ‘Shanghai Mamas Bumper List of Summer Activities’ which you will find in our official account in WeChat.

If you’re not fussed about translating all the info in the Dianping link and just want to get the deals – On your phone – Navigate to Dianping by clicking on any link in the ‘Shanghai Mamas Bumper List of Summer Activities’ article on our official WeChat account and follow the 3 steps shown in the images below;







If you want to translate all the information within Dianping prior to purchasing tickets in the App – On your PC – follow these step by step instructions: