Food is the new black and no business event is complete without mouth-watering cuisine. As the culinary capital of Asia, Hong Kong boasts more than 12,000 eateries, ranging from fun street stalls to gourmet Michelin-star restaurants.
Corporate groups can sample an incredible variety of Chinese cuisine as well as regional Asian and a range of high quality international dining to suit any budget.
To enjoy a feast for the eyes as well as the palate, here is a selection of restaurants and bars that offer spectacular views across Hong Kong’s iconic Victoria Harbour and can be exclusively booked for corporate events:
Ambrosia Oyster Bar & Grill: This restaurant commands 270-degree panoramic view of the harbour and city from its 28th floor elevation. This makes it an ideal venue for receptions or dinners, where delegates can watch the spectacular harbour light show and enjoy the restaurant’s extensive selection of oysters and famed charcoal-grill steak. There’s also a VIP room with a small wine vault carrying selected bottles of wine.
Assaggio Trattoria Italiana: Located in an arts centre, get a taste of the local art scene at this cosy restaurant with a harbour-view backdrop. Enjoy al fresco dining on the terrace overlooking the harbour, or chill out in the VIP room which cater sfor up to 12 people. Savour wholesome Italian fare from the pizza and pasta bar as well as a bar offering extensive selection of fine Italian wine and cocktails.
Nanhai No. 1: Atop Tsim Sha Tsui’s dazzling new retail and entertainment centre, this sea-themed restaurant offers uninterrupted views of the harbour and skyline from the 30th floor. Awarded a Michelin Star in 2011, it specialises in seafood and the menu is packed with classic Chinese dishes prepared with a modern twist. The adjoining Eye Bar is ideal for pre-function reception, break-time refreshment or the like.
Quayside: Situated on the legendary Fenwick Pier in Wan Chai, Quayside Harbour Front Restaurant & Bar offers a great indoor-outdoor flow set against the stunning backdrop of the Victoria Harbour. Complete with a walk-in wine cellar, this new venue is ideal for your next corporate event, parties and product launches.
Watermark: Located at Central’s Star Ferry, Watermark offers unparalleled waterfront dining. Boasting a stunning 270-degree view of the Victoria Harbour, this chic and refined venue is ideal for large corporate events and parties to smaller gatherings in a private dining room with its perfect backdrop.
Wooloomooloo Steakhouse: From a stunning open-air roof terrace, this restaurant offers panoramic views of Happy Valley and the neighbours across Victoria Harbour and great Australian fare to boot. Inside, patrons can enjoy similar views with floor-to-ceiling windows, and is elegantly furnished in dark woods contrasted with dark orange chairs.
Xiao Nan Guo Premier: This premium flagship of the famous Shanghai Xiao Nan Guo restaurant group in Hong Kong boasts a panoramic view of Victoria Harbour. There are five private dining suites, a flexible function area and a main dining hall elegantly designed as a Chinese Jiang-Nan garden making it the perfect setting for corporate events, business entertainment and special celebrations.
This article is sponsored by Hong Kong Tourism Board.