It’s the festive season and there’s nothing better than getting together with friends and family for a good meal and some drinks to boot. All the restaurants in town are at the ready with their Christmas offerings, but it’s hard to keep track of all of them... That’s why we have rounded-up the best treats in town so you don’t have to do the research! Need a place with a good view over our beautiful city? We've got 'em!
Alto 88, Regal Hong Kong
31/F, 88 Yee Wo Street, Causeway Bay / (852) 2837 1799
Located conveniently at Causeway Bay overlooking the Victoria Park and the rest of city, the revamped Alto 88 will be presenting a six-course dinner menu this Christmas. Dishes include beef tartar with quail egg, handmade cappelletti pasta, a cheese fondue, braised sirloin and more!
Six course dinner menu at $1088HKD per person on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, $888HKD per person on Boxing Day.
29&30/F, One Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui / (852) 3427 2200
For an Italian dinner with a Japanese twist and a stunning view this Christmas, look no further than aqua. Their festive six-course menu feature slow cooked Kurobuta pork loin, homemade turkey ravioli and roast turkey with chestnut truffle just to name a few. There will also be a Christmas Day Infinity Brunch with unlimited cocktails and bubbly for a full-on celebration.
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day set menu at $1388HKD per person; Christmas Day Infinity Brunch at $688HKD per person (available from 12nn to 3:30pm).
Shop 304&305, Level 3, The Peak Tower, The Peak / (852) 2849 2867
This long-time family fave on the top of the Peak will be serving a traditional style Christmas menu with three courses. Salmon wrapped in rice spring roll, choice of Brramundi on fish cake, rib eye steak or creamy lobster pappardelle, and a lovely strawberry bread pudding to finish. Don’t forget to wash it down with one of their special cocktails!
Bubba Gump’s traditional style Christmas menu is priced at $638HKD per person.
Level 1&2, The Peak Galleria, 118 Peak Road, The Peak / (852) 2849 5111
For a more romantic atmosphere with a view at the Peak, Café Deco is your choice. This Christmas, they are doing a four-course menu with sorbet, available on Christmas Eve and the day itself. Start with a Japanese-inspired winter salad with truffle and pear, a butternut squash soup, and have the traditional roasted goose or turkey for mains. Top it off with the cranberry gingerbread pudding and wash it down with some wine to boot!
Christmas menu at $728HKD per person.
25/F, Prince’s Building, 10 Chater Road, Central / (852) 2537 1388
Both Christmas lunch and dinner at SEVVA is definitely a treat with the 360 view of the Hong Kong skyline. The three course lunch’s highlight is the traditional roast turkey as well as the dessert that is rum and fig Christmas pudding in French crepe. For the five-course dinner, you definitely can’t miss the double boiled oxtail consommé or the slow-roasted Wagyu prime rib!
Christmas lunch at $520HKD and Christmas dinner at $2380HKD (vegetarian menu available)
18/F, THE ONE, 100 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui / (852) 2253 7111
If you want to try something less traditional this Christmas Eve, Zurriola is the place to be! Located on top of THE ONE with a 270 view of the V-harbour from the Kowloon side, this Spanish resto has caught our hearts. For Christmas they are serving up an 8-course Spanish menu with a French twist. Highlights include Spanish red prawn ravioli with sea urchin and bouillabaisse reduction, slow cooked black truffle lamb fillet and the charcoal grilled A3 Wagyu sirloin.
Christmas Eve dinner menu is $1280HKD per person.
This will be the first of many parts in our Christmas dining guides, so do keep a lookout for the rest coming up real soon... And meanwhile, no matter what, make sure you BOOK EARLY to avoid any disappointments because as you know, Christmas dates get booked out real quickly!
Written by Karen Chiang