Hong Kong Food News & Reviews

Celebrating this festive season with Black Truffle in LIFETASTIC


Besides watermelon strawberry cake, LIFETASTIC has crafted 2 new Christmas limited cakes and sesaonal beverages for this upcoming holidays. Exclusively, LIFETASTIC Sai Wan is presenting you Christmas and New Year's Eve dinner on December 24. 25 and 31. With black truffle as the main ingredient, their chefs have prepared some dishes for you to celebrate with your beloved ones.

Hosting your Christmas Party with Empire Wings


Chicken wings are must for any big parties and gatherings. Empire Wings, an American Fried Chicken Wings in Hong Kong which have just started their online shop. They are featuring 10 homemade styles chicken wings, along with exclusive burgers. In the upcoming Christmas and New Year, Empire Wings will definitely be the best choice for all kinds of parties.

AcaiNow is coming to Hong Kong from Brazil


Craving for instagrammable acai bowls? You got lucky today. AcaiNow is now coming to Hong Kong from Brazil. This brand begins selling handmade acai bowls and gains high popularity. They have launched its brand new galaxy acai bowl - Starry Fantasy (HKD $68). Main ingredients include acai, coconut milk, banana, blueberries, guarana, butterfly pea and protein powder. The galaxy is created by acai and butterfly pea. For the toppings, fresh fruits are purchased daily and carefully selected. Nuts and cereals contain unsaturated fatty acid and tons of heart health benefits.

Oyster pairing with Scotch Whisky - Talisker

It's a fact that whisky pairs fantastically with oysters. which offer a harmonious balance of “smoky and briny”, plus rich-but-delicate “sweet and salty” flavours. From November 28 to December 30, 2019, the 10 years old single malt Scotch Whisky -- Talisker is pairing up with peat-smoke with seawater saltiness, the liquor of fresh oysters.

In collaboration with 1010 and Dining City, the "Talisker X Oyster" promotion its a must for all whisky and seafood lovers.

The best 19 NYE parties in Hong Kong for you to raise your glass to 2020

Ready to raise your glasses, and welcome 2020? Here is the full last minute guide for y'all.

1. Zuma

To welcome the New year, Zuma presents you a ultimate countdown celebration from 9:30 pm. Guest will be ushered into a playful yet stylish setting, with free-flow Champagnes and exceptional music by DJ Emmanuel Diaz to keep the party vibes straight up high till the midnight hour approaches. Along with their outstanding live entertainment set to reveal on the night, is a vulnerable chance for those who are looking for an extraordinary occasion with which to see in the New Year need look no regret.
Get your tickets here

Guilt free low sugar and low-calorie ice cream - Ekselence

No one can resist the temptation of ice cream. Ekselence guilt-free low sugar and low-calorie ice cream collection provides you with a non-guilty alternative now. The Ekselence Guilt-Free Collection has only one-third of the calories and sugar of regular ice-cream, but the texture is still as fine and smooth as the other Ekselence flavours, allowing you to indulge yourself in the charm of the frozen dessert, without any negative feelings.

Miss Lee restaurant, Chinese vegetarian cuisine opens on Wellington Street, Central


The newest Concept in the "Lee" family of restaurants, Miss Lee has opened on the Sheung Wan corner of Wellington Street. Presenting modern Chinese vegetarian cuisine, Miss Lee combines meticulous cooking techniques with everyday natural ingredients, to take guests on a healthy and wholesome culinary adventure. With a plant-based philosophy that places fresh vegetables at the forefront of every homemade dish, the menu embraces vegetarians, vegans and flexitarians alike. The beautifully plated dishes are inspired by flavours found in Chinese cooking, full of aroma and texture, to ensure that every diner are fully satisfied.

Thinkwine launches new SUNDAY brunch with FREE FLOW WINES


Inspired by French sommeliers Romain Loriot and Jean-Benoit Issele, ThinkWine has introduced a brand new experience of wine and food to Hong Kong. After 3 months of opening, they are now launching a fun wine-focused take on brunch, "ThinkBrunch" serving only on Sundays from noon till late.

Hong Kong's outdoor Feast returns back for Christmas (CANCELLED)

On 14 & 15 December 2019, the most demanding gourmet celebration FEAST is coming back for all the family. A FEAST for Christmas will bring together many of Hong kong's top chefs, restaurants, bakers and gourmets at the AIA Vitality Park under the spectacular Hong Kong Observation Wheel.

Just like before, it features different signature dishes from each chef, FEAST promotes the concept of social dining. Setting up live cooking stations for serving different cuisine, shared tables, free flow drink and great DJ lineups. This big "Feast" must be a remarkable community celebration for all foodies out there in town for Christmas.

Where to eat in Hong Kong for a holly jolly Christmas 2019

After decorating your Christmas tree and wrapping gifts, feeling lazy about cleaning up the dishes after Christmas dinner at home? Dining out might be another good option for you to enjoy a Christmas dinner as well. Here are some picks for you. 
1. Pret A Manger
From 6 November 2019 to 7 January 2020,  Pret A Manger got a special Christmas tea set for everyone of us. Customers got to enjoy one sweet pastry and a coffee or tea for just HK$37. At the same time, a line up of Christmas specials with the authentic taste of Britain, including sandwich, dessert, pastry, hot wrap, hearty soup options to keep this town merry in the coming season. For every $1 you make from the Christmas menu will be donated to support Feeding Hong Kong. You can find donations boxes in every store. A couple of new stores are opening in Hong Kong. The Hong Kong East flagship shop is moving to a new and larger location at Devon House II in this month. Plus two brand new shops are opening up in AIA Hong Kong tower and Festival Walk.

Don Don Donki's second store is coming to Tsuen Wan!


Big news for all Don Don Donki fans out there! Besides the first store opened up at Mira Place 2 in Tsim Sha Tsui location three months ago, you have a new option to embrace yourself in the Japanese culture now. Coming up on 12th December 2019 at 10am, they are opening up a new location in the newly developed “OP mall” located above Tsuen Wan West Station. It will be the largest store with the famous perishables, Confectionery, Daily and Packaged food and other Japanese delicacies. And of course a large variety of health and beauty products with affordable price.

Missing the Red Lobster's endless cheddar biscuits and popcorn shrimp?

Calling out all the lobster lovers in town!


Red lobster, the most famous US seafood chain restaurant is coming to HONG KONG finally on 25 November, 2019 in Causeway Bay, located on the corner of Cleveland Street and Gloucester Road, close to Fashion Walk and right in the hub of Hong Kong’s busiest neighbourhood. They are bringing with their most traditional dish such as the Ultimate Feast (HK$338) -- a platter loaded with tender North American lobster tail, steamed wild-caught snow crab legs, signature hand-crafted garlic shrimp scampo and crispy fried shrimp, along with the signature cocktail sauce and hot drawn butter.

What to eat on Thanksgiving in Hong Kong?

Thanksgiving is approaching us in three weeks. Still looking for some turkey places in town to enjoy with your family and loved ones? Here are some guides for you.

 1. Posto Pubblico

A traditional Thanksgiving dinner is returning to us this year in Italian American osteria. For HKD$439 per head plus 10% service charge, customers can experience a cultivated dinner of authentic dishes made with high quality and locally sourced ingredients in a relaxed atmosphere. The set includes a Homemade Burrata and a serving of Posto's signature comforting Veal Meatballs, tucking into a Garlic Butter Roasted Turkey served with locally-grown vegetable sides like Brussels Sprouts, Thanksgiving Stuffing, Roasted Baby Potatoes, Sambuca Glazed Carrots, and Purple Cabbage Agrodolce.

The meal also comes with any of Posto Pubblico’s cocktails or a two-hour free-flow package (HK$198+10%) including Wild Turkey Old Fashioneds, House Wines and Asahi Beer. Don't forget the desserts, you can get a Pumpkin Pie Square or Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookie as well.

When: November 28th-30th, 2019, 6pm-10:30pm
Address: 28 Elgin Street, Central
Tel: (+852)25777160
For more info: www.postopubblico.com/