This is the season to unwind, get into your favourite festive outfit and have fun! But we get it – potlucks, gatherings at home and having the same ol’ Christmas meal every single year may not sound very appealing. Who likes having to slave away in the kitchen during the most beautiful time of the year?
FeedMe Guru is making it easier for you this year by rounding up our take on Hong Kong’s Christmas culinary highlights. If you want to see all the picks at one go, click here.
AMMO interiorThis award-winning, contemporary tapas bar is situated in a former explosives compound created by the British Army in the mid-19th century. AMMO’s cinematic interior draws inspiration from the 1965 film noir masterpiece Alphaville.
AMMO interiorThis year, AMMO is offering up a luscious five-course Christmas dinner tasting menu, with grilled octopus, lobster bisque, Wagyu beef and more flavourful goodies being served.
Price of special menu: $788 per head + service charge
2. Brick Lane
Brick Lane interiorBrick Lane is named after the trendy street in East London, with its own chic and alluring setting. It is conveniently located in Central district and is also one of the best places to view the festive fireworks display in Hong Kong. Think a truly British dining experience, with art and gastronomy all under the same roof. Lobster tail linguine
Price of special menu: $468 per head + service charge
Fishsteria interiorAre your friends in the mood for a classy Christmas celebration? Fishsteria offers the best Western seafood dishes in town, with seafood sourced mainly from Europe for the best quality.Christmas seafood feast
Fishsteria’s six-course Christmas seafood feast is truly the epitome of seafood indulgence, with caviar, foie gras and pan-fried Atlantic pollock all being served on this special Christmas menu.
Price of special menu: $888 per head + service charge
4. Mr & Mrs Fox
Mr & Mrs Fox interiorThe design of Mr & Mrs Fox reflects the menu, with bespoke furniture pieces and materials including wood and brass bringing a sense of nostalgia and whimsy to the space.
Turkey rouladeMr & Mr Fox place an emphasis on premium dry-aged steak and seasonal produce, and this Christmas, the restaurant will be offering a number of special festive dishes alongside the regular à la carte menu.
Price: $500 and up per head
Lan Kwai Fong
Fancy partying your way through Christmas together with friends after a meal? The following picks in LKF are perfect for you.
FUMI interiorFUMI is conveniently located in California Tower in LKF and boasts original, modern-authentic Japanese cuisine.
Sashimi: toro, flounder, striped jack, Hokkaido octopusThe ingredients used in this tasting menu are geared towards displaying the luxuriousness of the restaurant by characterising the freshness and authenticity of Japanese traditions. Have your taste of affordable Japanese fine dining and modern culinary creativity this Christmas at FUMI.
Price of special menu: $688 per head + service charge
Dragon–i interiorDragon-i offers some of the best Chinese and Japanese fusion food in town.
Gindara shiroyaki (black cod)Chef Ryan loves to play with different textures by utilising seasonal ingredients and presenting dishes with an innovative approach to create unique flavours and visual impact.
Price of special menu: $768 per head + service charge
Jinjuu interiorJinjuu is located in the already iconic, newly built California Tower. Jinjuu, meaning “pearl”, seamlessly merges traditional and contemporary styles of cuisine and design and aims to give guests a unique Korean dining experience.Jinjuu Korean crispy fried turkey
Try turkey in a new style this Christmas – have it crispy and fried!
Price of special menu: $628 per head + service charge
8. Kyoto Joe
Kyoto Joe interiorIndulge in fine Japanese food this Christmas. Savour a creative menu of the freshest sushi, sashimi and rolls, complemented by an array of delicious cooked dishes from the robatayaki grill or full kitchen. Finish with a piping-hot bowl of ramen or udon to leave all your senses completely satisfied.
Sashimi and makiUsing the finest ingredients, Kyoto Joe’s creations are the perfect blend of traditional Japanese fare with a modern twist.
Price of special menu: $490 per head + service charge
Cassio interiorCassio evokes vintage European chic with a touch of Asia, creating a sophisticated, intimate environment.
Christmas semi-buffet dinner menuExperience contemporary Spanish tapas including cold cuts, salads and tortillas, as well as an array of desserts that will awaken your tastes buds.
Price of special menu: $700 per head + service charge
10. 121BC121BC interior
Experience true Italian dining at 121BC. Casual, seasonal and regional are just a few of the words to describe the dining experience at this hidden gem near LKF.
DolciOnly organic and natural products from Italy are selected by the head chef and used in 121BC’s festive menu.
Price of special menu: $540 per head + service charge
Available for delivery
Not in the mood for dining out? The following restaurants can do the cooking for you! Turkey and prime rib to your doorstep? Oh so good!
11. AMMOChristmas turkey
Christmas is the time to celebrate and share the festive joy with friends and family at home with a big feast. AMMO has put together a selection of meal options to make your festive party planning hassle free.
Roasted USDA prime ribChoose from two different party sets, according to your preference:
- Turkey Party Set (serves 6–8): $1,888 per set
- Prime Rib Party Set (serves 6–8): $2,488 per set
12. Bread & Beast
Slow-roasted 12-lb turkeyBread & Beast are offering a Christmas catering menu this year. Aside from a mouthwatering turkey with Shaoxing gravy, finger-licking sweet and spicy BBQ beer-can chicken triplets and XO mustard rib-eye are also included in the Jolly Beast Set.
Rosemary, fennel and lime porchettaFeeling like a beast and want to go for something more? Try out the Festive Beast Set. You won’t regret it.
Christmas takeaway sets:
- Jolly Beast Set: $380 per head (minimum order 10 guests)
- Festive Beast Set: $540 per head (minimum order 10 guests)
That’s a wrap! With all these delicious dining experiences curated for you this Christmas, this festive season will definitely be a blast. If you want to view all our picks this Christmas, click here.