Top 10 of 2015 – Shortlist – Vote now!

twenty six by liberty hong kong As we get closer to the end of the year, it’s time to reflect on all the delicious restaurants I’ve eaten at this year and pick out the best ones. Last year, if you remember, I compiled a shortlist ofRead more

Fishsteria Seafood Place

fishsteria seafood place hong kong Is it possible for Hong Kong to be over meat? I say this because it seems that several recent restaurant openings have switched the focus from meat to seafood. One of these is Fishsteria Seafood Place, which was recently openedRead more

Tartine

tartine hong kong Although we all appreciate a fancy meal once in a while, sometimes a simple cheese on toast is all we need. Whilst new French eatery Tartine does far better than your average cheese on toast, it demonstrates that simple, goodRead more

Prego

prego hong kong When one Italian restaurant closes, you can be assured that another will open in its place. When Dining Concepts relocated Cecconi’s from Elgin Street to Wyndham Street, they replaced it with Prego, which aims to serve home-style Italian cuisine “straightRead more

MANA Café

mana cafe hong kong Ask any meat lover to give up meat and they’d laugh in your face. Then give them the option of going to MANA and they would be racing you there. These guys, from the minute they opened almost four yearsRead more

La Paloma X Viet Kitchen Pop-Up Dinners

la-paloma-viet-kitchen-hong-kong-iberico-ham-banh-mi-crispy-squid Vietnamese and Spanish are two of my all-time favourite cuisines; Viet Kitchen and La Paloma are two of my favourite Vietnamese and Spanish restaurants respectively. You can therefore imagine the excitement when I heard that Chef Peter Cuong Franklin fromRead more

Fresca

fresca hong kong Perhaps to counterbalance all the indulgence that we allow ourselves to enjoy, Hong Kong is becoming more and more health conscious, with healthy and vegetarian restaurants opening up all over the city. Fresca is a cute new café that justRead more

NOM’s New Brunch Menu

nom hong kong brunch After a good workout on a Saturday morning, brunch is a staple part of our weekend, so we often go around town in search of a decent, hearty and well-earned brunch. NOM on Elgin Street has recently started serving aRead more

The Optimist

the optimist hong kong Unless you’ve been hiding all summer, you’ve no doubt heard the hype about the opening of new Northern Spanish restaurant, The Optimist. Brought to us by Christian Talpo and Manuel Palacio, the same duo behind popular Italian restaurant Pirata, TheRead more

Lily & Bloom’s Set Lunch Menu

lily and bloom hong kong Lily & Bloom, or, rather, just Lily, is always on my list of decent bars to go for a drink. I love the atmosphere, the décor and, although a little pricey, the drinks are very good too. I had, untilRead more