Hong Kong: Ho Lee Fook

Ho Lee Fook mahjong wall

The first thing that catches your attention is the cheeky name Ho Lee Fook which actually means "good fortune in your mouth." The second thing are the mahjong tiles that covered the wall of the open kitchen.  ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: Le Cafe de Joel Robuchon at Harbour City

Le Cafe de Joel Robuchon (Harbour City)-008

When my friend told me that Le Cafe de Joel Robuchon opened at Harbour City I made sure to squeeze it in my busy eating schedule. I usually go to Le Salon de Thé de Joel Robuchon at Elements and am thrilled now that it's much nearer and more convenient for me. ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: Mott 32

Mott 32-024

When Mott 32 opened its doors last year it quickly became the hottest table in town. I tried to get a reservation last December and was told there was at least a one month wait. Thankfully the frenzy has calmed and we were able to get a table last month. ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: Gonpachi

Gonpachi

I was on my way to Via Tokyo and decided to follow Google map's direction exactly for once. It took me past Lee Gardens One where I to check out the building's tenants. I noticed Gonpachi Japanese restaurant and decided in the spur of the moment to eat lunch there.  ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: Taho at Yan Wo Dou Bun Chong 人和荳品廠

人和荳品廠 Yan Wo Dou Bun Chong -Fried Noodles with Beansprouts & Tofu HK$15-001

A meal isn't complete until you have at least two desserts and you can quote me on that. After our dinner in The Red Pepper Restaurant in Causeway Bay my friend Deb wanted me to try this taho place her family has been going to since they were kids. ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: The Red Pepper Restaurant

The Red Pepper Restaurant- Dry Fried String Beans with Minced Pork-001

I was quite excited since we were supposed to eat at Tung Po Seafood Restaurant but when my friend got there early the place was already full. I was already at the North Point MTR about to exit when I got the message that we will eat at The Red Pepper Restaurant in Causeway Bay instead.  ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: Kakurega Ramen Factory

Kakurega Ramen Factory

When Sharon said we were eating at Kakurega Ramen Factory in Sham Shui Po I asked her, "There's good food there?" All I knew about the area was Golden Shopping Centre where I buy all my gadgets and computer stuff. Little did I know that there was a hidden gem serving tsukemen ramen owned ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: NOM

NOM HK- Bone Marrow, Salsa Verde, Country Bread HK$155-001

What do you in Hong Kong when you've finished dinner by 7:45? You go to another restaurant on your list and have a second meal!  ... [Read More]

Hong Kong: La Vache

La Vache HK- Trimmed Entrecote Steak with House Sauce-001

I didn't have any plans of going to Hong Kong until December but my friend asked me if I was going since we had a long weekend from August 21-25 (absent on the 22nd :D). I said no and she said why not? So I made a snap decision and bought a ticket two days before the trip. ... [Read More]

Linguini FIni at SM Mega Fashion Hall

Linguini Fini (SM Fashion Hall)- Longganisa & Scamorza Pizza P755-002

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to try the wonderful food at Linguini Fini before they opened on September 8, 2014. The newest restaurant in SM Mega Fashion Hall is a partnership between The Moment Group and Hong Kong's Homegrown Foods.  ... [Read More]