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

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

Paul Lafayet

paul lafayet hong kong My sweet tooth is possibly one of my biggest weaknesses. Needless to say that when I was invited to taste the beautiful French pastries at Paul Lafayet in Hysan Place, I didn’t hesitate for even a millisecond; in fact IRead more

Motorino

motorino hong kong   There is not a foodie in town who was not excited about the opening of New York’s famed pizzeria, Motorino. Having been named “the city’s best pizza” by The New York Times, it’s not surprising that its opening hereRead more

Enomod

enomod hong kong **THIS RESTAURANT HAS NOW CLOSED** I had never really heard the term ‘social dining’ used before, yet, assuming, quite rightly, that it had to do with sharing, I knew it had ‘me’ written all over it. This is precisely theRead more

Mr Bing

mr bing hong kong **THIS RESTAURANT HAS NOW CLOSED** Ask anyone who lives in Beijing what one of their daily staple meals is, and they will answer ‘jianbing’. These traditional Beijing-style crepes are sold on every street corner, usually prepared off the back ofRead more

Le Canelé D’or

IMG_1957 I had a very exciting delivery last month. After having spent the day between my bed and the sofa due to horrible sinus pains, the doorbell rang and I was presented with a little box of delicious-looking canelés hand-delivered fromRead more

La Rotisserie

la rotisserie hong kong   There is little more comforting to eat than a perfectly juicy roast chicken, especially if someone has gone to the trouble of roasting it for you. With a good quality roasted chook the possibilities are endless: you can haveRead more