Kale

kale-hong-kong-black-jack-slider-2 If you want to leave people in no doubt that your restaurant serves healthy food, you’ll call it Kale. The association with this leafy green, however, might scare many a kale-fearer away, so it’s important to note that cute littleRead more

The Great Pizza Bake Off!

great-pizza-bake-off-hong-kong-group-2 If you love pizza as much as the next guy, you will need to get yourself over to Mercato during the course of the latest series of The Great Pizza Bake Off to sample some one-of-a-kind, exclusive pizza creations putRead more

Top 10 Restaurants of 2017!

tokyolima-hong-kong-sticks-sake Happy new year, fellow food lovers of Hong Kong! They say that as you get older, time passes by even quicker. In 2017, the year in which I turned 30, I may as well have turned 70, as it wasRead more

Bakehouse

bakehouse-hong-kong-baguette-2 I had the pleasure of partnering with Gregoire Michaud on a fun foodie project called Eat Your Words way back when he was still the pastry chef at the Four Seasons hotel (our dish, incidentally, won the competition, but that’sRead more

Posto Pubblico Celebrates Eight Years of Deliciousness!

posto-pubblico-hong-kong-bronx-bomber-pan-fried-pizza Surviving in Hong Kong’s cut-throat food and beverage industry isn’t always easy and you’ll often see restaurants continuously changing their concept and menu offerings to try and beat the competition. Then you get places like Posto Pubblico, which has beenRead more

Falafel TLV

falafel-tlv-hong-kong-falafel-pickles-2 Just as the saying goes, “don’t judge a book by its cover”, the same can be said for restaurants, as sometimes it’s the ones that don’t look anything special from the outside that can take you completely by surprise. FalafelRead more

The New and Improved Casa Lisboa!

casa-lisboa-hong-kong-pineapple-ravioli-2 The closure of restaurants happens all too often in Hong Kong, but it’s still never nice to hear that a good restaurant such as Casa Lisboa has closed its doors. In this case though, thankfully it was only a temporaryRead more

Operetta

operetta-hong-kong-italian-restaurant The day it was announced that long-standing Pacific Place restaurant Dan Ryan’s was closing its doors was a sad day for many, particularly those who had grown up attending birthday parties at this American diner – even if it wasRead more

Olé’s New Saturday Spanish Brunch

ole-hong-kong-spanish-brunch-tapas For a restaurant to survive Hong Kong’s crazy rental prices and strong competition, it needs to be pretty solid. When a place reaches even the five-year mark, I think that’s impressive enough. Olé first opened on Ice House Street in 1998.Read more