Restaurants

Top Choice Cantonese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Kam's Kitchen

A family feud at the venerable Yung Kee in Central created this excellent-value spin-off. Kam's Kitchen serves classic, labour-intensive Cantonese dishes like prawn stuffed with crab roe and oysters sizzling with gi…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Lock Cha Tea Shop

Set in the lush environs of Hong Kong Park, Lock Cha serves fragrant Chinese teas and vegetarian dim sum in an antique-styled environment designed to resembled a scholar’s quarters. There are traditional music perfo…
Top Choice Cantonese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Seventh Son

Worthy spin-off from the illustrious and famously wallet-unfriendly Fook Lam Moon (aka Tycoon's Canteen, for its clientele of movie stars and politicians), Seventh Son reproduces to a tee FLM's homestyle dishes and …
Top Choice Chinese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Sun Kwai Heung

This off-the-beaten-track shop has unbeatable Cantonese barbecue and none of the lines of better-known places. Char siu (barbecued pork) emerges from the roaster, edges beautifully bronzed and caramelised, several t…
Top Choice Noodles in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

On Lee Noodle

Quiveringly tender beef brisket is the big draw here, eaten with noodles either in a soup or 'stirred' with soy sauce (you still get a little bowl of beefy soup to drink). Add extras such as fish balls, wontons, or …
Top Choice Dim Sum in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Tim Ho Wan – North Point

This less hectic outpost of Hong Kong's famously cheap (for the quality) dim-sum chain, is now a global brand with branches in Southeast Asia, Australia and the US. The quality is consistent – that is to say, great …
Top Choice Thai in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Samsen

One bite of Samsen's delectable pad Thai and Queen's Rd East becomes Khao San Rd; but at this hip little gem presided over by an Aussie chef, the good ol' backpacker staple is pimped up with plump tiger prawns, pair…
Top Choice Market in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Tung Po Seafood Restaurant

You're guaranteed a hearty repast at any dai pai dong stall atop Java Rd Wet Market, but at Tung Po (and its sister spot, 店小二), you'll discover fusion Cantonese with a higher price tag and a dash of eccentricity. Th…
Chinese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Bo Innovation

Committed foodies with dollars to burn will be determined to try this three-starred gastro-lab presided over by the 'Demon Chef', AKA Hong Kong's own Alvin Leung. Celebrated for his self-styled 'X-Treme Cuisine', Le…
Cantonese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Forum

The flagship of a fine-dining brand with over a dozen branches worldwide, this two-Michelin-star eatery serves exquisite Guǎngdōng classics (including lunchtime dim sum). But Forum is most renowned for its braised a…