Top image via Fine Dining Guide 

Refer here for the latest 2017 Michelin Stars restaurants in Hong Kong.

The annual, much contested Michelin Guide for 2016 came out today, listing the best fine dining restaurants in Hong Kong. 

See more: How good were our predictions? Foodie’s Forecast for the 2016 Michelin Guide 

Whether anyone pays attention to these comments, other than the French, is yet to confirmed, but no one can deny the collective breathe that was held as the results were released in Hong Kong today, November 5th, 2015. 

Without further ado, here’s who made the list for 2016:

Image title

New One Michelin Star

  • Qi
  • Peking Garden (Central)
  • Lei Garden
  • On Dining
  • Serge et le phoque 
  • Ta Vie

New Two Michelin Stars

  • Forum 
  • Ming Court 

New Three Michelin Stars

  • T’ang Court

Who Lost a Star?

  • STEAK HOUSE wine bar + grill
  • Upper Modern Bistro 
  • NUR Restaurant 
  • Sushi Ginza 
  • The Square 
  • TIm Ho Wan (Tai Kok Tsui) 
  • The Principal (closed early 2015)

See more: The LOWDOWN on the Michelin Guide for 2015 

The 2016 Hong Kong Michelin List of Starred Restaurants:

3 Michelin Stars (Exceptional cuisine, worth a special journey)

  • 8½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA
  • Bo Innovation 
  • L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon
  • Lung King Heen
  • Sushi Shikon
  • Tang Court (new)                                   

Two Michelin Stars (Excellent cuisine, worth a detour)

  • Amber
  • Caprice
  • Celebrity Cuisine
  • Duddell’s
  • Ming Court
  • Pierre
  • Shang Palace
  • Summer Palace
  • Sun Tung Lok Chinese Cuisine
  • Tenku Ryu Gin
  • Tin Lung Heen
  • Wagyu Takumi
  • Yan Toh Heen
  • Forum (new)
  • Ming Court (new)

One Michelin Star (A very good restaurant in its category)

  • Ah Yat Harbour View Restaurant
  • Akrame
  • CIAK – In The Kitchen
  • Fook Lam Moon
  • Fu Ho Restaurant
  • Golden Leaf
  • Golden Valley
  • Guo Fu Lou
  • Ho Hung Kee
  • Jardin de Jade
  • Kam’s Roast Goose
  • Kazuo Okada
  • Lei Garden (Central, Kowloon Bay, Mong Kok, North Point, Sha Tin, Wan Chai
  • Loaf On
  • Man Wah
  • Mandarin Grill + Bar
  • MIC Kitchen
  • ON Dining (new)
  • Pang’s Kitchen
  • Peking Garden (new)
  • Seasons by Olivier E.
  • Serge et le phoque (new)
  • Sing Kee Seafood Restaurant
  • Spoon by Alain Ducasse
  • Ta Vie (new)
  • Tate Dining Room & Bar
  • The Boss
  • THE STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill
  • Tim Ho Wan, the Dim-Sum Specialists (North Point, Sham Shui Po)
  • Tosca
  • Yat Lok Restaurant
  • Yu Lei
  • YUE
  • Yè Shanghai (TST)
  • Wagyu Kaiseki Den
  • Zhejiang Heen

Yes, but is it edible? [digital editor]

Win tasty prizes in our Valentine’s Day giveaway!

Join our biggest giveaway yet and win prizes for you and your partner