On the hunt for quality meats, breads, dips, pastas, sauces and oils? Then look no further than Quintessentially’s guide to Hong Kong’s small delis and artisan producers…
An international deli with a focus on Italian foods, Viva Italia is a gourmet store selling wines, sauces, pastas, olive oils, vinegars and other delicious goodies.
Viva Italia Shop K3-4, Upper Ground Floor, Olympian City 1, 11 Hoi Fai Road, Tai Kok Tsui
2271 4103 www.viva-italia.com.hk
Viva Italia Portion Of Room 1116 & 1117, 11/F, 2 Lee Wing St, Ap Lei Chau
2554 6203 www.viva-italia.com.hk/
Pata Negra House
Specialising in Iberico ham and Spanish wine, Pata Negra is a boutique store which also sells complementary goods such as cheese, Spanish ham, gourmet spreads and more. Sourcing quality meats from select farmers in Spain, it’s a one-of-a-kind stop for meat fans.
Pata Negra House G/F, Tung Cheung Building, 1 second street, Sai Ying pun, Hong Kong
Chez Patrick Deli
If you’re a fan of Chef Patrick’s restaurant in Central, then be sure to pop by his new deli and sample (and buy) the home cooked fare that made him one of Hong Kong’s leading restaurateurs. The deli is also a restaurant in the evenings.
Chez Patrick Deli G/F, 3 Star Street, Wan Chai
Hong Kong’s first self-proclaimed French deli sells baguettes, bottled and canned foods, and all manner of French delights and wines. They also hold regular wine tastings.
Monsieur Chatte 121 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan
3105 8077 www.monsieurchatte.com/
Credited with bringing artisan breads, boutique wines and Mediterranean café-style dining to Hong Kong, Classified’s cheese selection is legendary. With a changing menu of Italian café favourites such as paninis and pastas, we particularly love their Sheung Wan branch which is perfect for people watching on Hollywood Road.
Classified 108 Hollywood Road, SOHO, Sheung Wan
2525 3454 www.classifiedfoodshops.com.hk/
Classified G/F, 31 Wing Fung Street, Wan Chai
2528 3454 www.classifiedfoodshops.com.hk/
Classified Shop 313, 3/F, The Forum, 8 Connaught Road, Central
2147 3454 www.classifiedfoodshops.com.hk
Classified G/F, 5 Sha Tsui Path, Sai Kung
2529 3454 www.classifiedfoodshops.com.hk/
Classified G/F, China Tower, 1-9 Lin Fa Kung Street West, Tai Hang
2857 3454 www.classifiedfoodshops.com.hk/
Classified Shop B, G/F, 13 Yuk Sau Street, Happy Valley
2891 3454 www.classifiedfoodshops.com.hk/
Il Bel Paese
You might have popped into Il Bel Paese to grab a bite for lunch, but linger and discover an Aladdin’s cave of food and Italian treats.
il Bel Paese G/F-2/F, 51-53 Hennessy Road Wan Chai
il Bel Paese 25 Shing Wo Road Happy Valley
il Bel Paese Shop B, G/F, 95 Caine Road, Mid-Levels
il Bel Paese G/F 25 Queen’s Rd. East,, Wan Chai
il Bel Paese G/F, Wilton Place, 68 Bonham Road, Mid-Level (Mid-Levels) , Mid-Levels
il Bel Paese G31 & 32A, Block C, DB Plaza, Discovery Bay, Lantau
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