Top ChoiceCantonese in Cotai

Fook Lam Moon

This 1000-sq-metre branch of Hong Kong's revered Fook Lam Moon (aka 'tycoons' canteen'), lives up to its name in quality and price. This being a lavish casino restaurant, the menu favours marine delicacies such...

Top ChoiceCantonese in Macau Peninsula

Eight

The Eight is a stellar three-Michelin-starred restaurant and model of Cantonese culinary refinement inside the Grand Lisboa. You can dine on a 'simple' meal of roast meat and Cantonese soup cooked to perfection,...

Top ChoiceCantonese in Cotai

Jade Dragon

At three-Michelin-starred Jade Dragon, the genius of a Cantonese master is applied to top-notch ingredients and the results are mesmerising. We've all had barbecued pork and dumplings, but the real highlights...

Top ChoiceVegetarian in Taipa

Sum Yuen

You can pick from over 150 creative dishes at this modern restaurant at Pou Tai Temple. Avocado, yam and eggplant figure on the menu, in the form of sushi, teppanyaki or pudding, as do mushrooms and bamboo piths...

Top ChoiceTapas in Taipa

Tapas de Portugal

Tantalising Portuguese-style tapas are on offer at this cosy, warm-toned restaurant by the owner of Michelin-lauded António. There are over 40 to choose from and savour with Portuguese wine. After your lamb...

Top ChoicePortuguese in Macau Peninsula

Clube Militar de Macau

In a distinguished colonial building, with fans spinning lazily above, the Military Club takes you back in time to a quieter Macau. Simple and delicious Portuguese fare is complemented by reasonably priced wines...

Top ChoiceFrench in Cotai

Tasting Room

Expat chef Fabrice Vulin gives his contemporary take on classical French cuisine at the elegant Tasting Room. Its affinity for unexpected texture and flavour combinations is evident: poached Gillardeau oysters...

Top ChoiceMacanese in Macau Peninsula

Riquexó Cafe

Modest Riquexó is the place for tasty, no-frills Macanese. Take your pick of the daily options, which may include minchi, a homey dish of minced meat sautéed with diced potatoes and seasoned with soy and...

Top ChoicePortuguese in Coloane

Espaço Lisboa

'Lisbon Space' is unique for its use of Portugal-inspired decor inside a Chinese village house. This two-storey restaurant in Coloane Village is known for its classic Portuguese dishes, including several tasty...

Top ChoiceVegetarian in Taipa

Blissful Carrot

Fantastic takeaway shop and online bakery for vegetarians. Our favourites are the plant-based rice bowls (nine versions!), almond milk and raw coconut peanut butter cups. If you crave dairy, a grilled cheese...

Top ChoicePortuguese in Taipa

Toca

This gem stands out from the crop of new restaurants in Taipa Village and its pricing is very reasonable. The delicious seafood rice or its drier counterpart, the duck rice, cost about MOP$200 and feeds three....

Top ChoiceCantonese in Macau Peninsula

Hou Kong Chi Kei

Local families have been flocking to this unassuming restaurant for reasonably priced barbecued fish and pig-ear salad even before it received a Michelin mention. Now reservation is a must on weekends. The fried...

Portuguese in Coloane

Restaurante Fernando

Possibly Coloane's most famous restaurant, sprawling Fernando's contains two separate dining rooms and a large courtyard bar. Devoted customers and travellers pack the chequered-tablecloth-covered tables to chow...

Chinese in Macau Peninsula

Tim’s Kitchen

At Tim's, top ingredients are meticulously prepared using methods that highlight their original flavours, resulting in dishes that look simple but taste divine: a giant ‘glass’ prawn shares a plate with a sliver...

French in Macau Peninsula

Robuchon au Dôme

Encased in a glass dome, this three Michelin-star restaurant by the late celebrity chef Joël Robuchon has everything associated with the name: tasteful contemporary decor; exquisite Gallic dishes; impeccable...

Portuguese in Taipa

António

The cosy mahogany-framed dining room, the meticulously thought-out menu and the friendly chef, António Coelho, all make this the go-to place for traditional Portuguese food. The octopus salad, homemade sausage...

Portuguese in Taipa

Cafe Lisboa

Located near the Macau Jockey Club, some distance away from Taipa Village, this simple cafe evokes Portugal with amber lighting and an old-fashioned liquor shelf. All the Portuguese classics are well represented:...

Indian in Cotai

Golden Peacock

Michelin-crowned Golden Peacock has a long and well-curated menu that covers all parts of India. Much thought is put into ingredient sourcing; spices and pickles are prepared in-house – and it shows. Dishes often...

Portuguese in Macau Peninsula

Guincho a Galera

The international branch of Portugal's celebrated Fortaleza do Guincho, this luxurious restaurant brings Portuguese haute cuisine to Macau. The menu features well-executed classics like feijoada, a hearty...

Portuguese in Taipa

A Petisqueira

‘The Snackery’ is an amicable place with myriad Portuguese choices. Between hanging plastic grapes and old-fashioned Chinese floor tiles, customers dine with relish on squid salad, bacalhau (cod) five ways, and...