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Top Choice Viewpoint in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Victoria Peak

Standing at 552m, Victoria Peak is the highest point on Hong Kong Island. It is also one of the most visited spots by tourists, and it’s not hard to see why. Sweeping views of the metropolis, verdant woods, easy but…
Top Choice Taoist Temple in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Man Mo Temple

One of Hong Kong’s oldest temples and a declared monument, atmospheric Man Mo Temple is dedicated to the gods of literature (‘Man’), holding a writing brush, and of war (‘Mo’), wielding a sword. Built in 1847 during…
Top Choice Arts Centre in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

PMQ

This arts and lifestyle hub occupies the multistorey modernist building complex of the old married police quarters (c 1951). Dozens of small galleries and shops, including a branch of G.O.D, hawk local design in the…
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…
Top Choice Temple in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Pak Sing Ancestral Hall

In the 19th century, many Chinese who left home in search of better horizons died overseas. As it was the wish of traditional Chinese to be buried in their home towns, this temple was built in 1856 to store corpses …
Top Choice Noodles in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Kau Kee Restaurant

You can argue till the noodles go soggy about whether Kau Kee has the best beef brisket in town. Whatever the verdict, the meat – served with toothsome noodles in a fragrant beefy broth – is hard to beat. During the…
Top Choice Dim Sum in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

᠎Sun Hing Restaurant

Many a drunken Soho reveller has trudged westward after a long night seeking cheap dim sum, but to no avail. Then just before they pass out, there appears, vision-like, Sun Hing in all its scrumptious glory! They we…
Top Choice Japanese in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Rōnin

With just 24 counter seats locked down behind an unmarked door, Ronin has all the hallmarks of a coveted Soho dining spot before you've even seen the daily changing menu. Plates – all delicious and inventive – are o…
Top Choice Dim Sum in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Man Mo Café

At this welcoming place, chefs from culinary giants in Taiwan (Din Tai Fung) and France (Robuchon) team up to create high-end fusion dim sum. Portions are dainty but unique and utterly delicious. Rich foie gras expl…
Top Choice Fusion in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island

Little Bao

A trendy diner that wows with its bao (Chinese buns) – snow-white orbs crammed with juicy meat and slathered with Asian condiments – and fusion sharing dishes. Its signature pork-belly bao with hoisin ketchup, and t…