85 South

85 South Hong Kong     Although there will always be a time and a place for fine dining, the recent restaurant openings across the city suggest that Hongkongers may have fatigued of the high price tags, opting instead for simple street food withRead more

Casa Lisboa Brunch

casa lisboa hong kong Although I’ve never actually been to Portugal, stepping inside Casa Lisboa instantly made me feel a million miles away from Lan Kwai Fong; the white stone walls, stained glass windows and rich burgundy and dark wood could easily have belongedRead more

Sawali Club

img_4946 We all know the phrase “don’t judge a book by its cover.” Much the same can be said about restaurants; what might not be the finest, fanciest-looking establishment could still serve up surprisingly delicious fare. Nowhere is this truer thanRead 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

Sijie Sichuan Restaurant

si jie hong kong Some of the best meals I’ve had are not in uber fancy restaurants where you pay an arm and a leg for tiny portions that leave you feeling hungry. Rather, some of the best and most memorable meals I’ve hadRead more

Burger Box wtc

burger box wtc hong kong   There are days when the only thing I need is a big, fat, juicy burger. Admittedly, for me, these days don’t come too often, but when I crave a burger, I really crave a burger. Burger Box, the ever-popularRead more

Bolaven

bolaven hong kong   Southeast Asia is full of delicious produce, yet it is a sad reality that most Southeast Asian countries do not reap the benefits and continue to live in poverty. To see people making a conscious effort to do somethingRead more

Chiu Chow Mansion

chiu chow mansion hong kong restaurant   We Hong Kongers are useless when it comes to travelling outside of our comfort zones. Anything that involves more than ten minutes in a taxi or two stops on the MTR is considered far by any standards. When TimeRead more

Common Ground

common ground hong kong On a sunny Saturday afternoon, I decided to find a quiet spot that had wifi, where I could while away the hours, have some lunch and get some serious writing done. Brand new Common Ground on Shing Wong Street, justRead more

Eating Sai Ying Pun

Derby West Hong Kong In an effort to explore more local neighbourhoods, I recently found myself having dinner at four restaurants in one night. How else am I supposed to try as many restaurants as possible when I’m only allowed three meals a day?!Read more