6 June, 2024
where to drink hong kong june 2024 new bars cocktail menus eat and drink caprice bar
where to drink hong kong june 2024 new bars cocktail menus eat and drink caprice bar
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New Drinks Menus This June: New Happy Hour & Cocktails

6 June, 2024
where to drink hong kong june 2024 new bars cocktail menus eat and drink caprice bar

Wondering where to go for drinks this month? We’ve got your next night out covered with brand-new bar openings and the latest cocktail menus.

Whether it’s Hong Kong’s hottest drinking destination, an unmissable happy hour deal or a must-try new drinks menu, you’ll find it all in our ultimate guide to where to drink in Hong Kong. This month, we’re highlighting new creative cocktail menus which are Instagrammable to say the least and more. Plus, keep scrolling for our picks of top bars and speakeasies in Hong Kong!

Read More: Where To Find The Best Happy Hour In Central


New Drinks Menus And Cocktails This June

Creative Cocktails At Newly Opened Vesu Pizza Bar

Aqua Group’s latest dining destination is a casual yet elevated pizza joint perched at the former aqua location at One Peking. Whilst we were there, we sampled a couple cocktails from its drinks menu and loved Rapa Nui (a spicy mezcal-based drink), the Unicorn (rum-based and more on the sweet side) and the refreshing Vuo Fà L’Americano. Here you’ll also find an equal number of mocktails (think espresso martini minus the alcoholic kick!), and an extensive list of wines.

Vesu, 30/F, 1 Peking, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 3427 2018, www.vesupizzabar.com.hk


Sophia Loren’s Cocktail Lounge The Stage Launches Happy Hour Deal

Literally setting the stage for live jazz, stand-up comedy and drag queen cabarets with a 70s dance floor and creative cocktails. Its tempting happy hour deal includes “1+1” drinks meaning you get two drinks for the price of one! Drop by every Tuesday to Friday from 3pm to 7pm for selected cocktails (all named after iconic jazz hits) priced at $128, wines by the glass starting at $98 and house spirits for $138.

Sophia Loren Hong Kong, The Heritage Woo Cheong Pawn Shop, 60A-66 Johnston Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, 3594 6302, www.heritage1888.com

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Snack Baby Gelato & Drinks Opens On Hollywood Road

Gelato and cocktails anyone? Offering extensive lactose-free and dairy-free options as well as classic cocktails, Snack Baby is open throughout the day for a pick-me-up whenever the time. To keep things exciting, the gelato flavour will be rotating (ranging from classic to unconventional) every now and then – as far as cocktails go, the menu houses five cocktails (we’re all eyes for the Affogato Baby!) and four low ABV/mocktails.

Snack Baby Gelato & Drinks, 93-95 Hollywood Road, G/F, Central, Hong Kong, www.instagram.com/snackbabygelato

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Caprice Bar’s Terroir Volume Two

The thoughtfully curated cocktail menu features 10 concoctions that play with words and presentation. Designed as a sensory exploration of France, representing the Eastern territories are two Insta-worthy cocktails, one in the form of a coconut (a gin-based Negroni) and another in form of a coffee grain (a winter-inspired Milk Punch). Whereas the Three Musketeers, a martini flight, is a tribute to the South and the cheeky It’s Thyme! is in shape of a call-bell.

Caprice Bar, 6/F, Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, 3196 8882, www.fourseasons.com


Zoku Launches Cocktails & Champagne Pairing Dinner

For one night only, renowned mixologist Jade Lau will be presenting a special 6-course cocktails and champagne pairing for the dinner menu. Book your tables for Thursday, 27 June for exclusively crafted cocktails from 6pm to 10pm – expect refreshing tipples to perfectly complement the dishes at Zoku. What’s more, there will be a live DJ to make the night extra special!

Zoku, 2/F, The Hari, 330 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, 2129 0338, www.thehari.com


Gishiki Lounge Welcomes A New Bar Manager & Cocktail Menu

New mixologist behind Gishiki Lounge Birstacla Wong is launching a new cocktail menu centering around a range of teas including chrysanthemum, matcha, pu’er and longjing. If you’re after a dessert in a glass, the aptly named M&M, a fusion of Black Label, matcha milk, coffee syrup and cream is your calling. And with summertime coming, you may opt for the lighter and refreshing Instead Of… which is a blend of Don Julio Reposado, watercress honey, chrysanthemum and lime.

Gishiki Lounge, Shop 01-LG103, LG1/F Block 01, Tai Kwun, Shama Soho, 10 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, 2884 0114, www.gishikihongkong.com

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Top Cocktail Bars & Speakeasies In Hong Kong

Best Bars In Hong Kong Speakeasies Hidden Bars Cocktails: ARGO

ARGO – #28 World’s Best Bars 2022

Featuring a collection of the world’s most innovative spirits, paired with stunning interiors (your eyes will keep wandering to the small details that will elevate your whole experience), ARGO is a classy choice amongst bargoers in Hong Kong. Signature drinks here include the single-origin Negroni, the Argo Martini and the Red Rock Sazerac, but really: there’s no such thing as a bad choice here.

ARGO, Lobby, Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, 3196 8882, www.fourseasons.com/argo


COA – Asia’s #1 bar and World’s Best #17 for Mezcal lovers!

Topping the list of Asia’s 50 Best Bars for the past two years, this Oaxaca-inspired cocktail bar was opened by Jay Khan in 2017 with the mission to bring agave spirits to the forefront of Asia’s cocktail scene. Boasting an impressive 41-page spirit menu, COA serves a diverse range of 100-percent agave tequila, traditional mezcal and cocktails inspired by the flavours of Mexico. With its inviting, candle-lit interior, this drinking den is the perfect stop for weekend drinks or date night.

COA, LG/F, Wah Shin House, 6-10 Shin Hing Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, 2813 5787, www.coa.com.hk

Read More: Your Neighbourhood Guide To Poho


Best Bars In Hong Kong Speakeasies Hidden Bars Cocktails: The Diplomat

The Diplomat – A go-to skip-the-crowd bar

The Diplomat needs no introduction as it’s one of the city’s top drinking destinations. The first speakeasy concept opened by acclaimed bartender John Nugent, it specialises in reimagined classic cocktails (try the Gibson and Tuxedo), with mini cocktails available for those who want to sample more than one. This classy neighbourhood cocktail bar is always buzzing with energy and high spirits.

The Diplomat, Shop 1, LG/F, H Code, 45 Pottinger Street, Central, Hong Kong, 3619 0302www.thediplomat.hk

Read More: Best Hidden Bars And Speakeasies In Hong Kong


Best Bars In Hong Kong Speakeasies Hidden Bars Cocktails: The Old Man

The Old Man – Bar with chic interior design

Tucked away in a corner of Aberdeen Street is The Old Man, an award-winning speakeasy inspired by Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea. Helmed by bartender Agung Prabowo (previously of Lobster Bar and Mandarin Oriental), cocktails on offer here carry a sophisticated Hemingway-Asian theme to match the tastefully styled interiors.

The Old Man, LG/F, 37 Aberdeen Street, Central, Hong Kong, theoldmanhongkong.com


DarkSide – Premium cocktails, live jazz and classy interiors

Paying homage to Kowloon’s “Dark Side” moniker, The Rosewood Hotel’s swanky cocktail parlour houses a coveted selection of dark spirits that harkens back to the early 19th century, alongside an extensive library of fine rum, whisky and calvados. Lounge on the al fresco terrace, soak in the harbour views and splurge on a premium cocktail — you deserve it!

DarkSide, Level Two, Rosewood Hong Kong, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 3891 8732, www.darkside.hk

Read More: Your Neighbourhood Guide To Tsim Sha Tsui


The Pontiac – The best LGBTQ+ bar in Hong Kong

With a rough and retro rock ‘n’ roll vibe, Soho’s local dive bar The Pontiac is seriously cool. The all-female staff keep it real with strong drinks, plenty of shots and a hell of a lot of fun. This is where you need to go if you’re looking for a wild night out with your friends — trust us, you won’t regret it.

The Pontiac, 13 Old Bailey Street, Central, Hong Kong, 2521 3855, www.facebook.com/thepontiac


Penicillin – Sustainable speakeasy in Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s first fully zero-waste bar Penicillin has taken the culinary world by storm with its sustainable farm-to-bar movement. The magic happens in The Penicillin Lab and Fermentation Chamber, where the mixologist team tests new and creative ways to minimise their carbon footprint while coming up with clever concoctions

Penicillin, L/G, Amber Lodge, 23 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, 9880 7995, penicillinbar.com

Read More: Your Guide To Zero Waste & Bulk Food Stores In Hong Kong


Dr. Fern’s Gin Parlour – One of the best gin bars in Hong Kong

A hidden gem within The Landmark, Dr.Fern’s is an absolute must for gin lovers. Using organic and locally-sourced ingredients and botanicals, and only premium gin, Dr. Fern’s cocktails are sure to cure any ailment. Tucked away in a corner, you’ll find two tiny office doors — one full-sized and one Alice in Wonderland-sized — that hint at the doctor’s office behind. 

Dr Fern’s Gin Parlour, Shop B31A, First Basement Floor, Landmark Atrium, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, 2111 9449www.mingfathouse.com

Read More: The Best Gin Bars In Hong Kong


Best Bars In Hong Kong Speakeasies Hidden Bars Cocktails: Foxglove

Foxglove – Live jazz nights perfect for girls’ night out

Hidden behind what appears to be an umbrella store on Duddell Street, Foxglove oozes old-school luxury and charm. Expect live jazz nights from this vintage-inspired bar, a decadent menu based on traditional Cantonese favourites and a refined atmosphere. Drinks buffs will love the rare selection of cognacs and spirits, along with fine whiskies and expertly crafted cocktails.

Foxglove, 2/F, Printing House, 6 Duddell Street, Central, Hong Kong, 2116 8949, www.mingfathouse.com


Frank’s Library – The best hidden bar in Hong Kong

Another speakeasy hidden within Foxglove, this discreet space is behind a hidden door in the bar and restaurant (find the hidden elevator buttons and hit the right number to gain entrance to Frank’s secret library!), and serves a menu of “Travel Diary Cocktails”, inspired by its namesake, Frank Minza

Frank’s Library, 18 Ice House Street, Central, Hong Kong, www.facebook.com/frankslibrary


Quality Goods Club – An all-rounder option for nights out

Brought to us by the guys behind Shady Acres and Honky Tonks Tavern, Quality Goods Club brings together music, delicious bites and, of course, top-notch drinks for a night to remember in Soho. Signature cocktails and fine spirits in vintage crystal decanters are what this location does best, complemented by exceptional brasserie-style fare. 

Quality Goods Club, Basement, On Lok House, 39-43 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, www.facebook.com/thequalitygoodsclub


Best Bars In Hong Kong Speakeasies Hidden Bars Cocktails: The Green Door

The Green Door – Hidden bar in Central with great drinks, food and vibes!

Look for the green door among in the alleys of Graham Street and enter an underground oasis flowing with creative cocktails, wines and plenty of good eats. The Green Door is a great option for getting together with friends and colleagues, and also for date nights. Go in the early evening for a lively and buzzing vibe but as the night progresses, it will get packed!

The Green Door, LG/F, Welley Building, 97 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, Instagram: @thegreendoor.bar

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Main image courtesy of Caprice Bar, image 1 courtesy of Vesu Pizza Bar, image 2 courtesy of The Stage, image 3 courtesy of Snack Baby, image 4 courtesy of Caprice Bar, image 5 courtesy of Zoku,, image 6 courtesy of Gishiki Lounge, image 6 courtesy of argobarhk via Instagram, image 7 courtesy o The Diplomat Hong Kong via Facebook, image 8 courtesy of The Old Man Hong Kong via Facebook, image 9 courtesy of The Pontiac via Facebook, image 10 courtesy of Foxglove via Facebook, image 11 courtesy of thegreendoor.bar via Instagram

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