Chez Didier

chez didier bistro hong kong With so many restaurants operated by giant groups, it is always so refreshing to find a humble, family-run restaurant, even if it involves travelling outside of my comfort zone to get there. Chez Didier, a cute little French bistro inRead more

L’Entrecôte de Paris’ New Menu

lentrecote-de-paris-hong-kong-steak-frites If you’re after a simple meal of steak and chips, these days you aren’t short of choices in Hong Kong. In the past couple of years there have been a number of restaurant openings whose models are based on thatRead more

Jean-Paul Hévin’s Chocolate Tasting Journey

jean paul hevin hong kong chocolate tasting journey I have recently been trying to avoid eating too much sugar, so when I was invited to sample an eight-course “Chocolate Tasting Journey” at Jean-Paul Hévin, my initial reaction was to reluctantly turn it down. I then realised it wasRead more

Meen & Rice

meen and rice hong kong Now that summer is in full swing, The Pulse in Repulse Bay seems to be the place to be. It’s actually almost too hot to be on the beach, so people are taking refuge in the air conditioning of TheRead more

Mitte

mitte hong kong Have you ever sat down in a restaurant, perused the menu and then decided to walk out before giving it a chance? We were very close to doing exactly that last weekend at Mitte on Upper Station Street, but thankfullyRead more

La Paloma

la paloma hong kong So many Spanish tapas restaurants in Hong Kong seem to forget what the concept of tapas is all about; it’s supposed to be a casual, inexpensive selection of dishes to complement drinks. Initially, in Spain, tapas (which means ‘lids’ orRead more

Dine Art

dine art hong kong private kitchen Over recent years, I think it’s fair to say that Hongkongers have become more culture hungry, and art has therefore become much more of a ‘thing,’ with several significant art exhibitions throughout the year and art galleries opening up allRead more

The Continental & La Prairie’s Health Booster Breakfast

the continental la prairie hong kong health booster breakfast Having greatly enjoyed dinner at Swire’s flagship stand-alone restaurant The Continental (see previous review here), I was of course very happy to accept an invitation to try a preview of its Health Booster Breakfast menu, in collaboration with luxury skincareRead more

Stone Nullah Tavern’s New Menu

stone nullah tavern hong kong With so many restaurants in this city, it’s often quite hard to find a stand out favourite that keeps you going back again and again. I can safely say, however, that Stone Nullah Tavern, for me, is definitely up thereRead more

Hotshot (Takeaway)

hotshot hong kong On a sunny day, a trip to the beach usually involves eating a “light” lunch, for fear of being confused with a beached whale. On a rainy, miserable day, it doesn’t matter, since you won’t catch me sunbathing anyway. ARead more