Ham & Sherry

Ham & Sherry Hong Kong Since its opening in October 2012, Jason Atherton’s 22 Ships continues to attract the masses, who queue up outside from even before it opens for both lunch and dinner. Atherton, together with Hong Kong restaurateur Yenn Wong, has brought usRead more

Sanche

sanche hong kong Korean restaurants have always been popular in Hong Kong as a place to go with a big group of friends to enjoy a casual feast. More often than not, however, this involves a DIY Korean barbecue that you will inevitablyRead more

121BC

121 BC hong kong If there’s one type of cuisine I will never tire of, no matter how many new restaurants open, it’s Italian, particularly one that’s a little bit different and ever so special, such as 121BC on Peel Street. Although it’s oneRead more

Aberdeen Street

aberdeen street hong kong The suitably named Aberdeen Street, located exactly where you’d expect it to be, is a fun little gem close enough for convenience but far enough to be away from the crowds. Aberdeen Street’s predecessor, Cheri Cheri, was always popular forRead more

Catalunya

catalunya Since the first whisper was heard about the grand opening of Catalunya, it has been near impossible to secure a reservation at this hot new Spanish restaurant. It first gained celebrity status in Singapore, when it opened there under aRead more

Zafran

zafran hong kong     You’d have thought we’d have long tired of tapas restaurants, given the pace at which they multiply in this city. Spanish fever has not yet weakened and I sense it never will, particularly when a restaurant as deliciousRead more

Numero 15

Numero 15 Having not been to Mesa 15 on Hollywood Road since it was merely a baby, I was intrigued to walk past recently and see that its name had changed to Numero 15. That isn’t all that has changed, however; knowingRead more

Cuca, Bali

cuca bali * One of the most rewarding things about having a blog is the steady flow of emails I receive from my readers, whether it be to recommend a favourite restaurant, ask for recommendations, or – my favourite kind of emailRead more

Pico

pico hong kong The city has gone wild with tapas fever and it looks like it’s still contagious. Shore Hospitality is the latest group to be affected, with the opening of brand new Pico in East TST. From a steakhouse to a pig-centricRead more

Common Room

common room hong kong     It seems that in order to be considered ‘cool’ in the Hong Kong restaurant world these days, you need to serve small dishes, which will be known as ‘tapas’ no matter their heritage. If we’re going by thisRead more