Mama Malouf

mama-malouf-hong-kong-slow-cooked-lamb-shoulder-2 If you ask me where my favourite breakfast spot in Hong Kong is, I wouldn’t hesitate to answer: Catch in Kennedy Town. This place started as a tiny restaurant, before expanding into the next-door space. Now, going back to hisRead more

Brunch at Little Creatures

little creatures hong kong Remember the first drink that made you sick? How do you feel about that drink now? For me, that drink is beer and, no matter how many times I try it, I just cannot drink it. So when I heardRead more

The Ribcage

the ribcage hong kong Having watched the construction and waited in eager anticipation for The Ribcage to open, it took us a while to actually get round to trying it once it finally did open. Although I want you to read until the endRead more

Picnic on Forbes

picnic on forbes hong kong Chef Philippe Orrico certainly has been busy this year. Not long after helping to open Tartine in Central, the Michelin-starred chef (also behind Upper Modern Bistro and ON Dining) opened Picnic on Forbes, bringing a brand new and exciting conceptRead more


comptoir hong kong french creations If you walk through the streets of Paris, you’ll notice clusters of people with a glass of wine in hand, spilling out of little bistros in every neighbourhood. Kennedy Town now has its own one of these, with French Creations’Read more

Sunday’s Grocery

sundays grocery hong kong We have recently discovered yet another good thing about living near Kennedy Town: Sunday’s Grocery. I don’t know how it took us so long to finally try it, but since then we have been making up for lost time andRead more


shiba hong kong Since we moved further west to a solely residential area, Kennedy Town has become our new ‘hood and we’ve been doing our best to explore all its hidden treasures. Shiba, a cosy little kushiyaki restaurant on Smithfield, is just oneRead more

The Pierside

the pierside hong kong With the recent opening of the new MTR station, Kennedy Town continues to grow as a foodie destination. Most newcomers these days focus on bringing something funky and hip to the neighbourhood and making a big splash. Others, such asRead more


chino-hong-kong-tostadas Kennedy Town is on a roll at the moment, opening cool new restaurant after cool new restaurant. The latest of these is CHINO, a funky modern Mexican restaurant with an Asian twist that’s still in soft opening but is alreadyRead more

Brunch at Catch on Catchick

catch-on-catchick-french-toast After years of being considered far away from everywhere and a bit of a dead town, Kennedy Town is fast becoming one of the coolest areas to be these days, with new restaurants opening all over the place. It’s certainlyRead more