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Top Choice Vegetarian in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Pure Veggie House

This Buddhist restaurant goes way beyond the usual tofu 'n' broccoli to serve innovative and delicious vegetarian dishes – fried rice with black truffle and pine nuts, seaweed-wrapped tofu rolls, and the city's best…
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 offers fragrant teas and tasty vegetarian dim sum in a replica of an ancient scholar’s study. It also hosts Chinese music performances on Saturday (7pm to 9pm) an…
Top Choice Cantonese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Choi's Kitchen

This charming shop refines common Cantonese dishes by using only fresh, high-quality ingredients and restraint in seasoning. The signature claypot rice is made to order and is only available at dinner. Decor is unde…
Top Choice Cantonese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Seventh Son

Worthy spin-off from the illustrious Fook Lam Moon (aka Tycoon's Canteen), Seventh Son reproduces to a tee FLM's homestyle dishes and a few extravagant seafood numbers as well. The food here is excellent, plus you g…
Top Choice Cantonese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Fortune Kitchen

Despite the old-fashioned Chinatown name, Fortune Kitchen is decorated like an old teahouse and serves homey but sophisticated Cantonese at wallet-friendly prices. The owner was a sous-chef at a Michelin-star restau…
Top Choice Cantonese in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Kam's Kitchen

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

Tai Lung Fung

This capriciously retro 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 fabulously over-the-top. Tai Lung …
Top Choice Park in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Hong Kong Park

Designed to look anything but natural, Hong Kong Park is one of the most unusual parks in the world, emphasising artificial creations such as its fountain plaza, conservatory, waterfall, indoor games hall, playgroun…
Top Choice Sweets in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Atum Desserant

Hop onto a stool, hook your bag under the counter and watch museum-worthy desserts materialise with some help from liquid nitrogen and the owner's years as a pastry chef at the Mandarin Oriental. Improvisation (HK$3…
Top Choice Books in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island

Eslite

You could spend an entire evening inside this swanky three-floor Taiwanese bookstore, which features a massive collection of English and Chinese books and magazines, a shop selling gorgeous stationery and leather-bo…