Nightlife

Top Choice Craft Beer in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Second Draft

Tall windows wrap around a magisterial sweep of wooden bar at this Tai Hang neighbourhood gastropub, the sort of civilised joint where everybody knows everybody. A curated line-up of local beers favours the faultles…
Top Choice Bar in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Botanicals

On the 1st floor of gorgeous heritage pile the Pawn, Botanicals draws after-work imbibers to its stylish twin bars and colonial-chic verandah for wines by the glass, craft beers and playful cocktails (after 5pm) inc…
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Executive Bar

There are just 20 seats at this discrete gem of a bar overlooking the racecourse, which means Japanese owner and bartender Ichiro (it's a one-man operation) can give you his undivided attention. Perfectionist spins …
Top Choice Lounge in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Sugar

Enviable East Island views are the drawcard at this stylish terrace bar atop designer business hotel East. With signature peach mojito in hand, take in the prosperity: the glass towers of Taikoo Pl to the west, the …
Top Choice Bar in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Stone Nullah Tavern

The Americana theme is downplayed at this corner tavern that packs in punters for Wan Chai's best happy hour – unlimited house spirits, wines, Pabst Blue Ribbon beer, fried chicken and maple bacon (5pm to 7pm, $HK10…
Top Choice Bar in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Skye Bar

The views are to die for at this open-air rooftop gem jutting out from the corner of the Park Lane Hotel. Treat yourself to a glass of Perrier-Jouët champers (HK$170) at the curvaceously sociable bar as you drink in…
Bar in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Djiboutii

Awash in purple neon, funky furnishings and African-inspired curios, Djiboutii is a back-alley bar with bags of personality. Choose your perch – at bar stools under a crystal chandelier or outside in the mural-adorn…
Bar in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Tai Lung Fung

This retro-styled backstreet bar takes its name from a 1960s Cantonese opera troupe. In common parlance, Tai Lung Fung (Big Dragon Phoenix) means 'much ado'. Appropriately, the decor is ostentatious and the vibe rel…
Bar in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Dickens Bar

A long-lived bastion of expat boozing, this British pub lookalike pours its own Master Dickens lager along with craft beers from Gweilo, Young Master and Hong Kong Beer Co. You can also get English beer Boddingtons …
Bar in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Cafe Grey

On the 49th floor of the Upper House, Cafe Grey pulls in a suited after-office crowd for drinks, dinner and corporate back-slapping in an atmosphere of clubby exclusivity. Even if you're not on the company expense a…