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


takorea hong kong A short while ago, Korean food could only be enjoyed in one of those barbecue joints where you cook your own food and walk out reeking of it. Now, however, Korean dishes with a modern twist seems to be theRead more


boomshack hong kong Although there’s certainly a time and a place for fine dining, a lot of the recent restaurant openings have taken a much more casual, even fast-food approach. Sadly the concept of an actual food truck isn’t possible here in HongRead more

Healthy Chicken

healthy-chicken-hong-kong-burrito What do you get when you cross a rotisserie chicken shop with a burrito joint? You get Healthy Chicken, a new fast food restaurant on Wellington Street that serves – you guessed it – healthy chicken. Opened by three partnersRead more

Greco Pi

greco pi hong kong Apart from the ever-popular Souvla and recently revamped Santorini (formerly Rick’s), Greek food, in comparison to other cuisines, is still rather under-represented in this city. There is, however, one Greek place that few people know about, yet it has beenRead more

Bao Wow

bao wow hong kong Move over tapas; it looks like there’s a new foodie obsession on the scene! The ‘bao’ may well be the newest, coolest and arguably tastiest new treat in town. Bao Wow, not to be mistaken with Little Bao (although thereRead 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