Mavericks

mavericks hong kong When temperatures start soaring and the humidity reaches almost 100%, everyone’s intention is to get away from the city, whether it’s to go out on a junk, to a nearby beach, or to one of the outlying islands. Many restaurateursRead more

La Locanda

la locanda hong kong Continuing their quest to cover every corner of our city, Dining Concepts have brought us yet another Italian restaurant by the name of La Locanda. The thing with Italian restaurants is that they could never go out of fashion ifRead more

Chez Patrick Deli, Brim28

chez patrick deli brim28 exterior One of my absolute favourite French restaurants in Hong Kong is Chez Patrick. Given its elegance and relatively high price point, however, a visit to this beautiful restaurant, for me, requires a special occasion. Fortunately, for all the other times,Read more

The Teapigs Matcha Challenge

teapigs matcha challenge hong kong Despite my early morning wake-ups practically every day of the week, I get by in life without any form of caffeine. I have never particularly appreciated the taste of coffee, so I almost never go near the stuff. Since IRead more

DiVino Patio’s Tuscan-Style Sunday Brunch

Divino patio sunday brunch As summer (supposedly) draws closer, so too does the prospect of alfresco dining and long, boozy barbecues with a group of friends. DiVino Patio, perched up on Wan Chai’s Brim 28, is fortunate enough to have a sizeable terrace toRead more

Spasso – new and improved in TST East

Spasso Hong Kong Despite being just that little bit further into the ‘dark side’, TST East continues to grow as a dining destination, now with the addition of DiVino Group’s Spasso. I tried Spasso over a year ago, when it was located atRead more

Top 10 Pancakes

Pancakes Antipodean There is an art to making pancakes. Not crêpes, pancakes; fluffy, delicious pancakes that spring back when touched and bring about the happiest of joys that few other things could ever replicate. I have always appreciated pancakes, but often feltRead more

Fish & Meat

Fish and meat hong kong There seems to be a bit of a pattern going on with restaurant names at the moment, whereby they pretty much do what they say on the tin. We have Burger & Lobster, Duck & Waffle, Ham & Sherry andRead more

The Breakfast Cupcake Recipe

the breakfast cupcake recipe Have you heard about The Breakfast Cupcake? It seems to be what everyone is talking about these days, and quite rightly too. I came across it when my brother sent me a link to a recipe and right then IRead more

North Bondi Fish, Sydney

north bondi fish sydney There’s always something magical about being by the seaside on a bright summer’s day, sea breeze in your hair, all cares and worries a million miles away. After a pleasant walk from Bondi to Bronte and back, followed by aRead more