26 February, 2024
Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: On The Spot
Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: On The Spot
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Must-Try Western Restaurants In Hong Kong

26 February, 2024
Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: On The Spot scoop

From casual British classics to fine-dining European fare, here are 10 restaurants to visit when you’re in the mood for Western food.

In the mood for something a little different? We love local and regional cuisines, but sometimes you crave food that’s not so close to home. We’re talking Western restaurants, from fine-dining French and Italian fare, to casual British nosh. Scroll through for 10 restaurants and cafes accredited under the Quality Tourism Services (QTS) Scheme to visit for Western food.

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: Artisan De La Truffe Paris

Artisan De La Truffe Paris

If you haven’t already guessed from its name, Artisan De La Truffe Paris is obsessed with all things truffle, sourcing the rare delicacy from the world’s top producers to provide us access to luxurious ingredients like white truffle and black Australian truffle at an approachable price point. Originally from Paris, this elegant eatery arrived in Hong Kong in 2018, sitting today in Ocean Terminal where you can take in sweeping views of Victoria Harbour as you dine.

Artisan De La Truffe Paris, Shop OTE303, Level 3, Ocean Terminal, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 2885 2030, www.thefoodstoryhk.com/artisandelatruffehk

Read More: The Best French Restaurants In Hong Kong

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: Beef & Liberty

Beef & Liberty

In Beef & Liberty we trust — especially when it comes to deliciously juicy burgers, catering to both meat eaters and vegetarians alike (with responsibly sourced ingredients and plenty of plant-based options available). Its name gives a nod to the beefsteak clubs of 18th century Britain, where leading members of London society would gather to enjoy great food, booze and company, emulating a similar vibe — laid-back yet sophisticated.

Beef & Liberty, various locations across Hong Kong, beef-liberty.com

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: Dot Cod Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar

Dot Cod Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar

Fancy a spot of fish and chips? Dot Cod can satisfy that craving and then some! Perfectly fried, beer-battered Atlantic haddock, check. Thick cut chips, check. Mushy peas and gribiche sauce for good measure, check, check. But that’s not all! Save room to sample some fresh oysters and other tempting seafood dishes on the menu.

Dot Cod Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar, Basement, The Landmark Prince, 10 Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong, 2810 6988, www.dotcod.com

Read More: Where To Get The Best Fish And Chips In Hong Kong

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: Gaia Ristorante

Gaia Ristorante

Meaning “happy” or “positive” in Italian, Gaia is sure to put a smile on your face with its comforting plates of regional Italian classics. This place is known for its daily antipasto buffet, which can be enjoyed al fresco on the piazza, not to mention an impressive selection of over 600 Italian and French wines.

Gaia Ristorante, G/F, Grand Millennium Plaza, 181 Queen’s Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, 2167 8200, gaiagroup.com.hk/restaurant/gaia-ristorante

Read More: The Best Italian Restaurants In Hong Kong

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: Meta Stages

Meta Stages

Tucked away on Causeway Bay’s Tang Lung Street is this modern dining concept that not only brings together art, technology, food and live music in one space, but also a fusion of European cuisines. You can enjoy the set lunch or dinner for a hearty meal, or come for the decadent tea set for two, featuring bite-sized sweet and savoury treats presented on a golden tray.

Meta Stages, 6/F, V Point, 18 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, 5566 7778, www.meta-stages.com

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Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: On The Spot

On The Spot

Helmed by Canadian-born Chef Joey Cheng, who cut his teeth at one of the best culinary arts schools in the world (Kendall College of Culinary Arts), On The Spot invites us to experience a more modern take on Western cuisine. The creative menu here highlights seasonal and non-traditional ingredients to keep the dishes unique and fresh.

On The Spot , 8/F, Golden Wheel Plaza, 68 Electric Road, Tin Hau, Hong Kong, 3583 3188, www.onthespotcafe.com

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: The Den

The Den

Steak is the order of the day at The Den, championing premium Wagyu-grade beef from small farms in New South Wales, Australia. The third-generation family business has been running since 2012 and is known to serve some stellar tomahawk and ribeye steaks, weekly family roasts, as well as a variety of seafood dishes.

The Den, 8 Oaklands Path, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong, 2803 0901, thedenhk.com

Read More: The Best Steakhouses In Hong Kong

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: Tom Bar+Grill

Tom Bar+Grill

You’ll find Tom Bar+Grill in the serene Hong Kong Science Park, where it has made its home for over 10 years. Boasting floor-to-ceiling windows that wrap around the entire restaurant, this is the ideal dining destination for a special date (you’ll love the tranquil sea view). While Tom Bar+Grill focuses on Western dishes, there are also Asian-inspired flavours here, with the menu featuring Thai and Chinese-style cooking techniques. Either way, you won’t go wrong with something off the grill, whether it’s a juicy steak or some perfectly seared seafood.

Tom Bar+Grill, Shop S088-S089, G/F, Harbour View 2, 12 Science Park East Avenue, Hong Kong Science Park, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong, 2210 7071, www.tombargrill.com

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: V Bar & Lounge

V Bar & Lounge

Rendezvous at Regent Kowloon Hotel’s V Bar and Lounge for themed afternoon tea or light bites and cocktails. Al fresco seating is available for those who like to enjoy a breeze of fresh air. It’s also worth noting that the bar features a collection of over 100 different varieties of vodka from around the world to sample while you’re there!

V Bar & Lounge, G/F, Regal Kowloon Hotel, 71 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 2313 8788,  www.regalhotel.com/en/regal-kowloon-hotel

Western Restaurants Hong Kong, Western Food: Vivienne Westwood Cafe

Vivienne Westwood Café

Founded by British fashion brand Vivienne Westwood, this lavish cafe is a lovely spot for a fancy afternoon tea or a stylish lunch. The interiors, dishes, and even the drinks, are very much inspired by Westwood’s distinct aesthetic. One of best sellers is the Teddy Special Drink which pays homage to the brand’s signature Teddy Pendant Necklace.

Vivienne Westwood Café, Shop F8, 1/F, Fashion Walk, 27-47 Paterson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, 2799 5011, www.instagram.com/viviennewestwoodcafehk

Read More: The Best Afternoon Tea Sets In Hong Kong

Brought to you in partnership with Hong Kong Tourism Board.

Main image courtesy of On The Spot, all other images courtesy of respective restaurants.

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