Hong Kong Food Blog Blog Posts

  • Surf and Turf - Cantonese Style
    on Dec 1, 2016 in Cantonese
    Hong Kong is getting cool and one of our favourite foods in this weather is mutton hot pot. In fact one mutton hot pot for two persons is quite enough, but we just want a little something more.  The restaurant sells seafood as well.  So we...
  • Summer Solstice Teppanyaki Dinner
    on Jun 22, 2016 in International Food
    Few people celebrate Summer Solstice. It so happened that we did it last night.  Two of our team members, including myself, have our birthday in June (16 & 25), our boss took us to a Teppanyaki dinner, which was also to celebrate her promoti...
  • Photogenic Banquet
    on May 31, 2016 in Banquet Cantonese
    The International Gourmet Master Chefs Association holds competitions every year globally and regionally.  The banquet here our family went for Dragon Boat Festival was said to have won the Best Photogenic Award.  Frankly we would say only...
  • French Dinner
    on Apr 7, 2016 in International Food
    My friend took me to a French dinner last night.  It was my first time having French food in Hong Kong.  I only know couple of very expensive Michelin Star French Restaurants within 5-star hotels, but never been there. The one we went last...
  • Easter Seafood Buffet
    on Mar 26, 2016 in Buffet Hotel Food International Food
    My Easter Seafood Buffet is free.  In fact I haven't had buffet for sometime, due to my eating problem.  However I won some free coupon by luck draw, so I have this free buffet dinner.Coupons usually have blackout dates, but I was lucky tha...
  • Chinese New Year Foods 2016
    on Feb 7, 2016 in Cantonese Festival Food
    Today is Chinese New Year Eve - Year of the Monkey is approaching in minutes. I have collected some photos of the foods that Hong Kong Chinese usually eat, especially Cantonese. There are some foods that we eat during Chinese New Year.  I've g...
  • Seafood Annual Dinner
    on Jan 28, 2016 in Banquet Cantonese Seafood
    Seafood dinner is many Hong Kong people's favourite.  9 out of 10 Hong Kong Cantonese love it, including myself.  As Chinese New Year is approaching, our family decided to go for a seafood annual dinner.  Normally we pick from set...
  • Seafood Dinner Special Price
    on Jan 16, 2016 in Cantonese Seafood
    I've mentioned in my blog that if you want to eat good things at good price, you can play around with date and time. Here's a good example.  The seafood dinner set below costs HK$398 per person Friday to Sunday.  However if you go on Monday...
  • Christmas Eve Lunch
    on Dec 24, 2015 in Festival Food International Food
    Christmas Eve lunch is not always possible for me. Although people enjoy eating at festival seasons, but eating at high season may not be an enjoyable experience.  First, restaurants are full of people, you are running short of the normal servic...
  • Nice Cantonese Dinner in Wanchai
    on Nov 22, 2015 in Cantonese
    My company pays a quarterly free dinner for secretaries.  We vote and pick our favourite restaurants every time.  This time someone nominated Sing Kee Seafood Restaurant in Wanchai.  Although I live around that area, it was my first ti...
  • Pink Breakfast at Butcher's Club Deli
    on Oct 19, 2015 in International Food
    The Breast Cancer Fund organized a Pink Walk at the Peak yesterday.  Our company joined the walk and then took us to a "pink breakfast" after the walk.It is an annual fund raising event.  Once I hopped on the bus towards the Peak, I no...
  • Wu Kong Shanghai Restaurant
    on Aug 14, 2015 in Shanghai
    Grand Mum's Pork 外婆紅燒肉Although this is very soft and juicy, I would still grade it as 'failed'.  Why?  As its name indicates, this dish is cooked for grand mums, whose teeth are generally weak and cannot manage a lot of chewing.&n...
  • Non Spicy Sichuan Food
    on Jul 25, 2015 in Sichuan
    Non spicy Sichuan food? Are here really any? Yes of course.  If you love Sichuan food but cannot put on too much heat, there are still plenty of choices.I have a coupon of HK$100 for dinner at a Sichuan restaurant.  So I took my sister the...
  • Family Annual Dinner 2015
    on Feb 11, 2015 in Banquet Cantonese Festival Food
    Chinese New Year is approaching. Year-end Family gathering dinner is a big event to Chinese. I made some money in the stock market recently, so I decided to treat my family a nice dinner. Although we all love seafood, but our menu is kind o...
  • Dim Sum Lunch Set Special
    on Dec 31, 2014 in Cantonese Dim Sum
    This menu is designed for those who want to eat a wider selection of foods however don't have many people eating together.  The good thing about this menu is all inclusive.  This means the money you pay includes tea and service charge. &nbs...
  • Set Lunch at Coyote Bar and Grill
    on Dec 29, 2014 in International Food
    The bars and bristols situated harmoniously in Wanchai among the residential and commercial buildings.  I live in this area and today I have a day off, so I decided to hop into one of these bars for a lunch.  In fact these bars are full of...
  • Huaiyang Cuisine in Hong Kong
    on Sep 18, 2014 in Hunan
    Huaiyang cuisine is not widely popular in Hong Kong. Just found a new restaurant and wanted to try.Dinner at Empire City HuaiyangIf you're not too hungry, but have a lot of time and money to spend, this is an ideal place.  Dishes were delicatel...
  • Mid Autumn Festival - Hong Kong 2014
    on Sep 9, 2014 in Festival Food
    I have a day off today as it is the day after Mid Autumn Festival. In tradition, Chinese celebrate the festival in three phases - Welcoming the Moon (August 14th), Admiring the Moon (August 15th) and Chasing the Moon (August 16th).We used to have hol...
  • Universal Seafood Dinner
    on Aug 10, 2014 in Cantonese Seafood
    This 8-course seafood dinner is very attractive in terms of food and price. Only HK$288 (US$36.9) per person.  It's very delicate, well present and of course very yummy.  Now let see how universal it is.Chilled South Africa Abalone 冰...
  • Economic Seafood Set
    on Jun 14, 2014 in Cantonese Seafood
    Hong Kong people love seafood.  As a local Hong Kong Cantonese, I'm no exception.  You may think that seafood is expensive.  Well!  In a way it is.  But if you know Hong Kong well enough, you may be able to eat good quality s...
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