The Hong Kong List

HONG KONG ISLAND

Pudding Nouveau: Brunch (Duck & Waffle anyone?)
Cosmos Pancake: Pancakes, of course
Stazione Novella: It’s hard to say no to Nutella Panini
La Famille: Chiffon cake. Word has it their Yuzu Chiffon Cake is to kill for!
Classified (The Pulse): Swinging seats facing the beach
Tri (The Pulse): Mini getaway to Bali (without breaking the bank)
Gradini: Lobster Tagliolini
Shimo: Because it’s all about that beef, bout that beef
The Pawn: Newly renovated with a brunch menu that’s not overpriced
Vcncy: Modern Korean fusion

KOWLOON

Scarlett Cafe & Wine Bar: So good even my French teacher said it’s a must-try
Nakamura Tokichi: Everyone is raving about their matcha desserts
Lady M: I’m getting my Banana Mille Feuille fix instead of the Mille Crêpes

WHEN CAN I AFFORD TO EAT AT THESE PLACES?

Le Dôme de Cristal: Fancy interior designed by Steve Leung
8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo: Three-Michelin-Starred Italian Fare
Liberty Private Works: A friend told me it was his favorite restaurant in HK
Restaurant Petrus: Breath-taking view of the city paired with French fine dining
Nadaman: The place that changed my view and got me to fall in love with uni
L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon: Fell in love when I went to L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon in Vegas