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

CÉ LA VI

ce la vi hong kong Amongst the most anticipated openings of this year was the world-famous nightclub and restaurant group, KU DE TA. After keeping us waiting with bated breath for the better part of a year, the group, now owned by Asian private equityRead more

Grassroots Pantry’s New Home!

grassroots pantry hong kong If I had to be a vegetarian for the rest of my life, I would happily eat Peggy Chan’s cooking for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The first time I visited Grassroots Pantry, back when it was a cosy little restaurantRead more

Viet Kitchen

viet kitchen hong kong The thought of dining in an office building has never particularly appealed to me, and neither has it to award-winning chef Peter Cuong Franklin. That’s why when he opened Viet Kitchen, in the lobby of Nexxus Building on Connaught Road,Read more

Mr & Mrs Fox – Sneak Preview

mr and mrs fox hong kong If Roald Dhal’s Fantastic Mr. Fox opened a restaurant, there’s no doubt it would be just like Swire’s brand new restaurant Mr & Mrs Fox. This three-storey cooler than cool bar and restaurant soft opened just this Wednesday. Having beenRead more

Sunday’s Grocery

sundays grocery hong kong We have recently discovered yet another good thing about living near Kennedy Town: Sunday’s Grocery. I don’t know how it took us so long to finally try it, but since then we have been making up for lost time andRead more

Mano Café

mano cafe hong kong In its short lifetime, the ground floor space of The L. Place has seen more restaurants come and go than I can count. The last three have kept the same name, whilst offering rather different concepts. However, this time, itRead more

Townhouse

townhouse hong kong gaia group When you have a particular cuisine with a "twist" of another, it can often be a hit or miss experience, as sometimes chefs get a little too carried away with trying to make things weird and wacky. It worked soRead more

Healthy Prawn Laksa Recipe

healthy prawn laksa recipe I spotted this recipe when leafing through my current favourite cookbook, The Art of Eating Well by Hemsley + Hemsley. I put it on the list of things to make on a rainy day, and then came across a newRead more