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5 Dishes You Have to Try at Taste of Hong Kong 2017

Taste of Hong Kong is a food fair/festival where 16 restaurants will be gathering at Central Harbourfront for one weekend only from 16-19 March 2017. It’s a chance to sample some exclusive and some signature dishes from highly regarded restaurants around Hong Kong. Participating restaurants this year are: Amber, Arcane, Cafe Gray Deluxe*, CHINO*, Duddell’s, Kaum, Kei Restaurant, Mercato, Okra, Rhoda*, Serge et le Phoque, Tin Lung Heen, Tosca, Yardbird and Zuma. General admission into the fair will cost HK$138/HK$198 (weekday/weekend), and dishes will have to be purchased separately. I imagine the cost could add up… but they will also be hosting chef talks and cooking demonstrations, among other activities. Plus, restaurants will be serving up some exclusive items – which means you have never seen it on their menus before – so it seems like it could be a fun weekend activity. In the run up to the event, I got the chance to preview some of the items that will be showcased and these five are definitely unmissable. 1. Rhoda – Slow-cooked Lamb …

Saturday Alley Street Food Market by FeedMe Guru (Ended)

Update (11 May 2016): The event has unexpectedly been cancelled. – If you’re looking for a place to be on a Saturday, and hiking isn’t really an option (because the weather has been so volatile), take yourself to PMQ and chillax with good vibes, music and (most importantly) a lot of good food. P.S. The area is sheltered from the rain! What? Food stalls (which change every two weeks), music, a place to chill for the afternoon When? Every Saturday 12-7pm from 23 Apr – 11 Jun 2016 Where? PMQ – The ‘alley’ behind Bread & Butter cafe, Central. Just to avoid confusion, it’s not at the usual open area in the middle. Price? Free Entry, individual dishes cost around HK$30-80 What’s FeedMe Guru? If you’re reading this, it’s┬álikely you enjoy looking out for new places to eat in Hong Kong. Conscious of this very common demand, FeedMe Guru has come up with an app that presents you with a dynamic list of Best 600┬árestaurants, based on reviews – their “Latest Openings” listing is especially …