Top things to do

Top Choice Mall in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Horizon Plaza

Tucked away on the southern coast of Ap Lei Chau, this enormous outlet housed in a converted factory building contains 100 shops over 25 storeys. Most locals come here to buy furniture, but you’ll also find Alexande…
Top Choice Waterfront in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Aberdeen Promenade

Tree-lined Aberdeen Promenade runs from west to east on Aberdeen Praya Rd across the water from Ap Lei Chau. On its western end is sprawling Aberdeen Wholesale Fish Market with its industrial-strength water tanks te…
Top Choice Cantonese in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Aberdeen Fish Market Yee Hope Seafood Restaurant

Hidden in Hong Kong's only wholesale fish market, this understated eatery run by fishers is truly an in-the-know place for ultrafresh seafood. There’s no menu, but tell them your budget and they’ll source the best s…
Top Choice Brewery in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Young Master Brewery

Young Master Ales has moved to a new street level location in Wong Chuk Hang. Merchandise is sold in the front, while at the back, the brewing system, ageing barrels, and bottling line whir, hiss and grind away. The…
Top Choice Seafood in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Ap Lei Chau Market Cooked Food Centre

Above an indoor market, dai pai dong (food stall) operators cook up a storm in a sprawling hall littered with folding tables and plastic chairs. Pak Kee and Chu Kee offer simple but tasty seafood dishes. You can als…
Top Choice Clothing in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

G.O.D.

One of the coolest born-in-Hong Kong shops around, G.O.D. does irreverent takes on classic Hong Kong iconography. Think cell phone covers printed with pictures of Hong Kong housing blocks, light fixtures resembling …
Top Choice Clothing in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Edit x Editecture

This large office-shop-showroom belongs to two friends who have won awards designing everything from restaurants to clothes. The highlight here is the edgy streetwear under the house brand, Edit. The shop also has a…
Seafood in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Chu Kee

One of six cheery dai pai dong (food stalls) in the Ap Lei Chau Market Cooked Food Centre, Chu Kee offers solid seafood and stir-fries. If you buy seafood from the market downstairs, it can be cooked for an addition…
Village in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Stanley

This crowd pleaser is best visited on weekdays. Stanley Market is a maze of alleyways that has bargain clothing (haggling is a must!), while Stanley Main Beach is for beach-bumming and windsurfing. With graves datin…
Amusement Park in Aberdeen & South Hong Kong Island

Ocean Park

Despite the crowd-pulling powers of Disneyland on Lantau, for many Ocean Park remains the most popular theme park in Hong Kong. Constant expansion, new rides and thrills, and the presence of four giant pandas and tw…