Nightlife

Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Central District

Quinary

Consistently voted one of the world's top 50 bars, Quinary is a sleek, moodily lit cocktail bar that attracts a well-dressed crowd. Its gifted mixologists create homemade infusions of spirits and the Asian-inspired …
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Central District

Iron Fairies

Australian Ashley Sutton is a master of theatre and this bar is unlike anything else in Hong Kong. Ten thousand butterflies flutter from copper threads attached to the ceiling, in an underground cave designed to mim…
Top Choice Bar in Central District

Pontiac

There's something indescribably comfortable about the Pontiac, which rocks to a different tune to most of the cheesy bars in LKF. It's a skinny, open-fronted, graffiti-covered dive that's wholly run by women, with a…
Cocktail Bar in Central District

Stockton

Hard-to-find Stockton evokes the ambience of a private club in Victorian London with Chesterfield sofas and wood panelling cleverly arranged to form dark, intimate corners. Its signature cocktails (from HK$130) are …
Craft Beer in Central District

65 Peel

Everything you need to know about Hong Kong's craft-beer scene is on page one of 65 Peel's beer menu, dedicated to local taps from breweries like Young Master, Lion Rock and Moonzen. Beers are listed from 1 to 12 by…
Bar in Central District

Club 71

This friendly, unassuming bar with a bohemian vibe is named after a protest march on 1 July 2003. It's a favourite haunt of local artists and activists who come for cheap beer and jamming sessions. In the public gar…
Bar in Central District

Colette's Art Bar

Bargain-hunters and thirsty shoe-stringers rejoice: happy hour runs 4.30pm to 10pm at artsy Collette's, which makes it one of the cheapest bars in Central. It's in a lovely corner heritage building that was once a d…
Cocktail Bar in Central District

Dr Fern's Gin Parlour

Just what the doctor ordered: lying somewhere between a Victorian hothouse and a scientific lab, Dr Fern's draws on gin's botanical biology for its trippy look. It's hidden behind a 'Waiting Room' door in the baseme…
Cocktail Bar in Central District

Sevva

If there was a million-dollar view in Hong Kong, it'd be the one from the balcony of flashy Sevva – skyscrapers so close you can see their arteries of steel, with the harbour and Kowloon in the distance. At night it…
Cocktail Bar in Central District

Honi Honi

The terrace at Honi Honi is a tropical-island oasis that literally rises above the mayhem of Lan Kwai Fung. It was Hong Kong's first tiki bar and although no longer the only one, it's still the best, with a decent h…