Little Bao

little bao hong kong On the very first ever day of Island East Markets, I fell in love. It was a true, honest kind of love, not for any knight in shining armour or Prince Charming, but for a delicious, fluffy bun filled withRead more

Panino Giusto

panino giusto hong kong     Despite being a melting pot of cultures where one can find any cuisine under the sun, one thing that Hong Kong fails to deliver is a good, high-quality sandwich shop. Besides the mass-produced grab-n-go coffee shops, you eitherRead more

Three Blind Mice

three blind mice wine quote A wise man once said, “A meal without wine is like a day without sunshine.” This sentence could not be truer, particularly when it is good wine, matched perfectly to your meal. Yet, often, one takes for granted the importanceRead more

Green Little Frog

Green Little Frog Hong Kong Despite being one of my favourite cities in the world, there are some things about Hong Kong that make me want to scream. One of these things is the supermarkets; unless you go to the ridiculously overpriced City'supers or GreatsRead more

Souvla

  Concept Creations, the group behind Tapeo, Frites and Chicha really knows how to create a winning restaurant. This time they have brought us Souvla, a contemporary Greek restaurant in the heart of Lan Kwai Fong. The restaurant, which wasRead more

Chef Studio by Eddy

chef studio by eddy hk   Nothing beats a good private kitchen, where you can spend hours over a lovely meal that has been lovingly prepared just for you in a homely setting away from the crowds. Chef Studio by Eddy, tucked away in anRead more

Cuca, Bali

cuca bali * One of the most rewarding things about having a blog is the steady flow of emails I receive from my readers, whether it be to recommend a favourite restaurant, ask for recommendations, or – my favourite kind of emailRead more

Merah Putih, Bali

merah putih bali   Whenever I travel to a different country, I insist on consuming a fair share of that country’s cuisine, often refusing to eat anything but that particular cuisine. Thus, on a recent trip to Bali, when advised to try theRead more

Something Fresh

something fresh hong kong Without generalising too much, nor aiming to insult too many people, the average Hongkonger I know is lazy. With so many restaurants within walking distance of pretty much anywhere, why would you not go out for dinner most nights? Or,Read more