Nightlife

Top Choice Cocktail Bar in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Old Man

If Ernest Hemingway was still alive today, chances are he’d love this tiny no-sign speakeasy named after his novel The Old Man And The Sea, with a neo-Cubist portrait of Papa himself looking down approvingly from be…
Microbrewery in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Little Creatures

This Australian import has the most visitor-friendly microbrewery set-up in Hong Kong. It occupies a vast space (for Hong Kong) just back from the waterfront; a cathedral of reclaimed wood and hoppy aromas. You'll f…
Bar in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Ping Pong Gintoneria

Behind a closed red door, stairs lead down into a cavernous former ping-pong hall, now one of Hong Kong's coolest bars. The drink here is gin – the neon-illuminated bar stocks more than 50 types from across the glob…
Gay & Lesbian in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Wink

This playfully named bar is clubby, chic and known for its cocktails, such as rainbow fruit tea. Black walls provide a striking contrast to a backlit row of succulent plants ringing its perimeter. Management is on a…
Bar in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Junels Resto Bar

A local favourite among Western District residents, Junels Resto Bar is a Philippine restaurant with a difference (basically, you won't come here for the food). After dark, it turns into a free-for-all karaoke joint…
Coffee in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Cupping Room

The moorish, heady scent of freshly roasting coffee is amplified in this speciality coffee shop, thanks to the roasting room directly behind the counter. Cupping Room has several branches in Hong Kong but this is wh…
Craft Beer in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Craftissimo

Look for the kegs turned into squat bar stools down an alley off Tai Ping Shan St and you'll find this laid-back bottle shop and craft beer bar. There's no seating inside, just six rotating draft taps and a wall cra…
Coffee in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Barista Jam

Connoisseurs should make the pilgrimage to this small concrete-walled institution that also sells coffee beans and professional coffee-making equipment. Toasted sandwiches, scrambled eggs and salads can be ordered a…
Gay & Lesbian in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Zoo

The open frontage makes this LGBT bar one of Hong Kong's most welcoming. Inside, it's glitter-ball heaven with a mostly local crowd propping up the bar. Doesn't get busy til late. Almost opposite, there's the gay cl…
Teahouse in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Teakha

Fancy organic tea concoctions are best enjoyed with the homemade drop scones in this modern interpretation of a Chinese teahouse, just off the main street in the impossibly hip Tai Ping Shan St area. The cute teawar…