Good music, fine alcohol and hip crowd are only some of the characteristics of this place. People come here to party after a hard day of work. The ambiance helps in relieving some of their stress and edge them towards a night of dance and revelry. Welcoming feel and multiple genres of music keep people coming back.
Yardbird is a modern yakitori eatery. The restaurant is the brainchild of chef Matt Abergel, whose repertoire includes establishments like Massa in New York and Zuma in Hong Kong. In fact, Yardbird does have a distinct New York City vibe with its sleek, minimalist lines and black-clad servers. Though Yardbird does offer a variety of chicken skewers, the menu also has dishes that use each and every part of the bird - neck, wings, skin et al. Stand-out items on the restaurant's menu include the chicken breast skewers, the chicken meatball served with an egg yolk dipping sauce, the kimchi fried cauliflower and the crispy chicken fried rice. Also on offer are innovative, expertly mixed cocktails like Whiskey Lemonade and a variety of wine, sake and beer.
It's not cheap, but this authentic Irish bar is worth a visit. The crowds are heaving when a big rugby or soccer game hits the huge television screen, but the cozy corner seats offer some privacy for chats and cuddling. Occasional poetry evenings are held in the bar area and of course St. Patrick's night is always a night to remember. Friday night is music night. The menu includes stews, potatoes and pies, followed by thick puddings and, of course, pints of Kilkenny.
Weinstube is a favorite haunt for many—tourists, salary men, locals, expatriates and wine connoisseurs. With an ultra-clean wine bar, seating for about 20, and a range of great European wines, it is easy to see the popularity of this wine bar. The buffet lunch is reasonably priced and you get to sit at comfortable tables that do not rock and spill your drink. Weinstube is definitely recommended as a retreat after a shop-a-thon in Tsim Sha Tsui.
The Prive nightclub is one of the most popular spots to hit on weekends. With a video screen, a large bar in the center, a small dance floor area and seating on the sides, it's a great place to hang out and chill. The interiors are tastefully done with rich colors and natural materials, which give the entire ambiance an elegant yet contemporary touch. Prive brings you the best of music, drinks and service. Its your perfect spot if you want to be among the in crowd.
Soiree Champagne Bar, located on lower Elgin Street, is a sumptuous cocktail bar which offers an old-world, ultra-luxurious, bordello-like ambiance. This dimly lit bar has dark-hued walls, chandeliers, gilt mirrors and plump leather banquettes, making it a hugely popular date night spot. Soiree's drink offerings include a list of signature cocktails, called "Soiree Sensations," which include fruit daiquiris served in chocolate dipped glasses, martinis dipped in gold dust, and infused vodkas in flavors like rosemary, lemongrass and chili which can be imbibed on their own or used as a base in other cocktails. Also on offer are premium wines and champagnes along with other spirits. -Anjeeta Nayar
This trendy lounge is known for its spectacular views of the harbor and Hong Kong skyline. Popular among the young professionals in the area for an after work drink, Isobar serves up classic cocktails and draft beer at reasonable prices. Floor to ceiling windows offer stunning views, which are even better outside on the patio. A great place to sip on a cold Bailey's Bliss and watch as the boats pass by.
Taste the magic created by Chef Richard Ekkebus at Amber restaurant in Landmark Mandarin Oriental . The food is a palette of unique flavors. Try the Duck foie gras served with smoked freshwater, eel pressed in terrine, smoked jell-O and vinegared puree of white onion. The wine list is as extensive as the choice of food. The bar here is a perfect prelude for the exciting culinary experience ahead with amber hues adding to the ambiance.
This high-end steakhouse chain is known for their succulent steaks on sizzling plates. Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Admiralty is an elegant restaurant for steak lovers. Their juicy steaks are perfectly cooked, making every bite a delight. You can also try their equally noteworthy entrees and sides. Complement your meal with wine from their wine bar. You will be surely wowed by their fantastic service and sublime food.
More than just a restaurant, this influential establishment located on the historic street for which it's named for; Duddell's, is a Hong Kong entertainment hot spot. From art gallery, two Michelin Star restaurant, to bar and garden terrace , Duddell's is where the who's-who of the city come to see and be seen. Gorgeous interiors are fit for a modern museum and the space flows seamlessly between intimate corners with lounge seating for two in the salon or library, to a grand, light filled dining room and lush garden terrace area. The cuisine is just as exceptional with artisanal Cantonese fare that include local favorites like freshly fried lobster, salted chicken and deep fried Bombay duck.
Pier 7 Café & Bar is located on the roof deck of the Star Ferry pier. It has both indoor and outdoor seating. Although this bar is right on the waterfront, it doesn't have any sea view; however, guests can admire the beautiful skyline of Central instead. With various drinks and a lunch buffet offered daily, people come here to have a break or enjoy happy hour after work. Pier 7 Café & Bar is a nice place to chill out with friends.
Stockton is a fabulous restaurant and bar that is tucked away in an alley off Wyndham Street. Once inside, you are instantly transported back into another era - 1890s London. Stockton truly encapsulates the exclusive and decadent lifestyle of the wealthy, from the detailed decor - lounge chairs, plush sofas, antique tables and art - to the rich food that includes scrumptious oysters, Farmed Manchurian Caviar and Rock Cod and Chips. Have a fancy night out on the town, sip on some one-of-a-kind rum and whiskey-based cocktails and enjoy the timeless atmosphere of Stockton.