Peking Garden at Greenbelt 5

We finally ate at Peking Garden’s branch at Greenbelt 5. They opened their new location last December 2009. The place was packed that Sunday. function rooms Check out the detailed decorative woodwork surrounding the lights. Even the aircon vents were decorated. This was our set menu. Several items I’ve already featured before but I wasContinue reading “Peking Garden at Greenbelt 5”

Dim sum lunch at Lili, Hyatt Hotel

It all started with Janet’s email – “Girls do you want to try the dim sum at Lili? They have a promo that’s ending soon.” Naturally the replies were fast and furious. And within a few days of the email we went to Lili for lunch. The promotion was “All you can eat dim sum”Continue reading “Dim sum lunch at Lili, Hyatt Hotel”

Chinese New Year dinner at Gloria Maris restaurant

The Chinese population in the Philippines is very small so Chinese New Year is not a public holiday. We usually celebrate it simply by having dinner with family in a Chinese restaurant. This year my cousin Bobby chose Gloria Maris in Greenhills as the venue for our family reunion. Gloria Maris is one of theContinue reading “Chinese New Year dinner at Gloria Maris restaurant”

Pak Loh Chiu Chow restaurant

I love Chiu Chow food but it’s very hard to find a good restaurant in Hong Kong that serves Chiu Chow cuisine. Majority serve Cantonese cuisine which is fantastic but sometimes I want a change. Pak Loh Chiu Chow restaurant has been open since 1967. All these years and I didn’t know about it. TheContinue reading “Pak Loh Chiu Chow restaurant”

Yu Joy Hot Pot at K11 Mall

K-11 is another new mall that opened last Novemeber 2009 in the Tsim Sha Tsui area. This was my favorite shopping spot when I was a kid. The stores then were Bargain Center, Bang Bang, Apple Jeans and several mom and pop toy stores. After a few decades and a whole block flattened to theContinue reading “Yu Joy Hot Pot at K11 Mall”

The China Club, Hong Kong

We were invited for lunch at the China Club, a members only Shanghai-style club and restaurant located at the top 3 floors of the old Bank of China building in Central, Hong Kong. I loved the elevator which was covered with prints of popular Chinese cartoon, Old Master Q (老夫子; Lǎo Fū Zi). My dadContinue reading “The China Club, Hong Kong”

Hang Heung’s Kitchen

Hang Heung’s Kitchen is our go to restaurant when we want good and affordable food. The place is very simple but the food never dissapoints us. We never fail to eat here at least once every tume we’re in Hong Kong. You can see other entries of Hang Heung here and here. Every December theyContinue reading “Hang Heung’s Kitchen”

Lunch at Lung King Heen

I was excited to finally eat at Lung King Heen. It’s one of the best Chinese restaurants in Hong Kong. From their website: Lung King Heen is the only Chinese restaurant in the world to receive three Michelin stars. The only Chinese chef ever to receive this prestigious accolade, Executive Chinese Chef Chan Yan TakContinue reading “Lunch at Lung King Heen”

Dinner at 456 Modern Shanghai Cuisine

We had dinner at a restaurant in St. Mark’s Square at The Venetian Macao. 456 Modern Shanghai Cuisine has 30 years of experience under its belt. It shows in the excellent food and service. We initially sat outside but the smoke from several smokers really bothered us. We moved inside the restaurant and were pleasedContinue reading “Dinner at 456 Modern Shanghai Cuisine”