Quarter Square is one of those shops that not only satisfy your hunger for elegant lifestyle products but also some freshly brewed coffee. Here the art of design meets the pleasure of having a good cup of coffee. This elegant coffee shop makes its own coffee blends, giving you an unmatched experience. The atmosphere over here depicts class and sophistication, and creativity, that is brimming through the vast collection of designs. Head to Quarter Square because it is not just a coffee shop, it is much more.
Blissful Carrot is a multi-cuisine restaurant in Macau known for its wide range of vegetarian and vegan options. The menu is a rotating one, which features cold wraps, hot grilled sandwiches, salads, rice bowls, pasta, tacos and dessert. The restaurant caters to the needs of health conscious people and use only fresh, organic ingredients in their dishes. Some of their specialties include the Mediterranean grilled veggie wrap, Sonoma Garden salad, the curry bowl and the Three Amigos. Do leave some space for trying out some of their gluten free desserts.
The award winning Lord Stow's Bakery is a local favorite and celebrated by Japanese tourists. Though small, this neighborhood bakery boasts a wide selection of cakes, breads and pastries. On the "worth trying" list is their healthy egg white cake loaf, Portuguese-style egg tart and mud cake. The open-fronted bakery, featuring a floor tiled with small green mosaic tiles, also makes customized foods upon request. Not particularly expensive and definitely worth a try.
Robuchon au Dôme is a world-class restaurant, nestled in the dome of the Grand Lisboa Hotel . Replete with an atmospheric ambiance, the restaurant boasts of a cascading crystal chandelier, which illuminates the elegant interiors. In addition to the stunning décor, diners also find themselves captivated by the fantastic views of the city. With these visual treats setting the tone for the evening, the scrumptious French cuisine follows soon. No matter which one you choose between the prix fixe and la carte menu, the flavorful dishes will leave you asking for more! La Pomme Roseval, Le Crabe and La Caille Royale are only a few of their many delectable signature dishes. Pair these with the fine wines on offer, and relish an unforgettable meal.
Set in the majestic Banyan Tree Macau; Belon takes you on a scrumptious journey through an array of classic and contemporary seafood specialties. The chic, swanky decor of this restaurant, replete with warm color themes, crystal walls, elegant chandeliers and cozy couches; sets the mood perfectly, for an intimate family meal, or even a romantic date. With a scintillating selection of exotic seafood dishes, along with a few red-meat options, there's plenty to be savored here. Not-to-be-missed are the signature smoked oyster platter, shrimp and bass, while the rib-eye and steak are also well-worth a shot. Apart from great food, Belon is also known for its signature, innovative cocktails and heavenly desserts.
This is definitely the kind of place where you could picture retired Napoleonic officers discussing the latest war between European powers, wearing military uniforms and rattling their sabres. The décor has a distinct military style and is very well organized with waiters marching between tables, medals swinging from their proud chests. The menu features the perennial Portuguese favourite—bacalhau—as well as many other dishes including African Chicken and seafood rice.
Café Philo is a small cafe in Macau serving a wide range of coffee, offering something for everyone. The interiors are simple with a few misplaced chairs and tables giving it a cozy and casual vibe. The serving counter is flanked by a few barstools and features a few coffee grinding and brewing equipment using which the barista prepares your coffee from scratch. If you're a fan of everything fresh, make sure to visit Cafe Philo.
Located in the historical center of Macau, Albergue 1601 pays tribute to its Latin roots serving traditional Portuguese dishes prepared using age-old recipes and cooking techniques. The restaurant is housed inside an old shelter house, which has now been converted into a 2-story vintage style building. The interiors feature hardwood floors, antique furnishings, chandeliers and well-spaced dining areas. Do try their stuffed squid, suckling pig, African chicken and Bacalhau if you ever visit.
Single Origin brings to you a large selection of locally produced coffee. To go with the delicious coffee, this tiny eatery offers you a choice of sweetmeats like the Earl Grey Chiffon Cake, making the dining experience very enjoyable. This espresso bar, features quaint interiors and a cozy atmosphere, and is mostly frequented by chirpy coffee lovers. Visit Single Origin for a great cup of coffee, in a warm and welcoming environment.
Café Tai Lei Loi Kei is a small eatery in Macau known for their pork chop buns, which is a Portuguese variation of a classic sandwich infused with local flavors. The buns are grilled, while the meat is juicy and melts in your mouth. If you're looking for something different, they also offer pineapple buns, which gives it a tangy aftertaste in each bite. The place is quite small and gets a bit crowded during evenings, so if you wish to savor some of their specialty buns, make sure to come here on weekday afternoons.
One of the most popular restaurants on Taipa, this place specializes in Macanese cuisine for the masses. The building is huge, as is the extensive menu. Apparently designed to cater large groups of people, this eatery is also fine for a cozy rendezvous. The food is deftly prepared. The duck and curried crab both come highly recommended. Tasty is the key word here.
Blooom Coffee House is a newly opened coffee house in Macau that serves home roasted coffee in a casual environment. The place is really small with a few bar tables positioned along the serving counter. The coffee that you get here has a distinctive flavor and texture as it is made by roasting green coffee beans. You can also buy some of their coffee from a carefully curated list that is played near the counter. Make sure to order a cup sample before buying a coffee blend that you haven't heard before.