PUBLISHED : Thursday, 30 August, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 30 August, 2007, 12:00am

Southeast Asian

Dirty Duck Diner (Balinese)

5/F The Broadway, 54-62 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai

Tel: 2217 8000

Open: Monday-Friday noon-2.30pm, nightly 6pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Bebek Bengil crisp duck, beef rendang, nasi goreng.


Indonesian Restaurant 1968

G/F, 28 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay

Tel: 2577 9981

(Branch in TST, Tel: 2619 1926)

Open: noon-10.30pm (Friday-Sunday until 11pm)

Signature dishes: Curry beef brisket, satay chicken, beef rendang.



Shop 11A, Mercer Street, Sheung Wan

Tel: 2542 4111

(Branch in Causeway Bay, Tel: 2117 2122)

Open: Monday-Saturday 11pm-9.45pm, Sunday and public holidays noon-8.45pm

Signature dishes: Laksa, prawn mee, Ipoh ho fun.


Pasar Singaporean Flavour

197 Johnston Road, Wan Chai

Tel: 3168 2057

(Branch in Central, Tel: 3693 4448)

Open: noon-10.30pm

Signature dishes: Chilli crab, pepper crab, otak otak, sambal sting ray, char kway teow.


Sabah Malaysian Cuisine

98-102 Jaffe Road, Wan Chai

Tel: 2143 6626

Open: Monday-Saturday 11am-11.30pm, Sunday and public holidays noon-10.30pm

(Branch in Kennedy Town, Tel: 2986 3388)

Signature dishes: Chicken rendang, char kway teow, sambal morning glory.


Middle Eastern

Assaf (Lebanese)

G/F Lyndhurst Building, 37 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central

Tel: 2851 6550

Open: Sunday-Thursday noon-10.30pm, Friday-Saturday noon-midnight

Signature dishes: Stuffed vine leaves, minced meat in pastry, chicken kebab, minced lamb with parsley and onions, baklava.


Bahce Turkish Restaurant

Shop 19 G/F, Mui Wo Centre, 3 Ngan Wan Road, Mui Wo, Lantau Island

Tel: 2984 0222

Open: Monday-Friday 11.30am-10.30pm, Saturday-Sunday, 10am-10.30pm

Signature dishes: Hot and cold mezze, kebabs on skewers (lamb, fish, chicken and grilled vegetables), falafel, baklava.


Beirut (Lebanese)

Shop A, Winner Building, 27-39 D'Aguilar Street, Lan Kwai Fong

Tel: 2804 6611

Open: Monday-Friday noon-2.30pm, 5.30pm-11.30pm, Saturday noon-11.30pm, Sunday 5.30pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Fried eggplant with tomato sauce, onions and chickpeas, pan-fried homemade Lebanese sausages, grilled cubes of chicken marinated in lemon sauce.


Habibi (Egyptian)

G/F, Shop B & D, 112-114 Wellington Street, Central

Tel: 2544 6198

Open: Monday-Friday noon-3pm, Monday-Saturday 6pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Egyptian-style meatballs tossed in dill flavoured tomato sauce, zucchini stuffed with pine nuts and fresh minced beef in yogurt sauce, spring chicken, wheat berry and fresh dates.


Habibi Cafe (Egyptian)

112-114 Wellington Street

Tel: 2544 3886

Open: Monday-Saturday 11am-2.30pm, 6pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Bossara (broad bean puree), koshary, haloumi cheese salad, baklava.


La Kasbah (Moroccan and North African)

4-8 Arbuthnot Road, Central

Tel: 2525 9493

Open: Monday-Saturday 7pm-11.30pm

Signature dishes: Roasted figs, filo cigars rolled with feta, lamb tagine, filo with pigeon and spices.


Merhaba (Turkish)

G/F, 12 Yiu Pont House, Knutsford Terrace, Tsim Sha Tsui

Tel: 2367 2263

Open: 4pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Swordfish kebabs, eggplant puree with pita bread, Turkish delight.



The Annexx

4/F California Entertainment Building, 34-36 D'Aguilar Street, Central

Tel: 2877 9779

Open: noon-2.30pm, Sunday-Thursday 5.30pm-10.30pm, Friday-Saturday 5.30pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Homemade sausages, veal scaloppine, cheeseburger.


Archie B's (New York-style deli)

LG/F, 7 Lower Staunton Street, SoHo

Tel: 2522 1262

Open: 11.30am-10.30pm

Signature dishes: Classic Reuben with warm corned beef, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut and Russian dressing on rye, NYPD Blue with warm glazed baked ham stacked on hoagie roll, double-double burger with fries and salad.


Big Ernie's Diner

Shop A, 33 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai

Tel: 2520 5303

Open: Monday-Thursday noon-midnight, Friday noon-2am, Saturday 9am-2am, Sunday 9pm-midnight

Signature dishes: Big Ernie's burger, all-day breakfast, Brooklyn dog.


Billy Boy Cafe

19 Mercer Street, Sheung Wan

Tel: 3107 9986

Open: Monday-Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday noon-6pm

Signature dishes: Manhattan cheeseburger, grilled chicken fillet sandwich with honey dressing and avocado, Chinatown salad.


Bizou (Californian)

49 Elgin Street, SoHo

Tel: 2147 0100

Open: Monday-Friday 11am-3pm, 6pm-10.30pm, Saturday-Sunday 11am-10.30pm

Signature dishes: Maple-glazed pork belly with balsamic onion marmalade, salmon fillet baked with a citrus and chilli glaze, apple pie with caramel ice cream.


The Bostonian

B2 Langham Hotel, 8 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

Tel: 2375 1133 ext 2070

Open: Monday-Saturday noon-2.30pm, 6.30pm-10.30pm

Signature dishes: Clam chowder, tomato tartare with seared scallops, duck 'two ways', rack of lamb, lobster fricassee.



G/F California Tower, 30-32 D'Aguilar Street, Lan Kwai Fong

Tel: 2521 1345

Open: noon-11pm

Signature dishes: California burger, fajitas, grilled Norwegian salmon, house-smoked duck fettuccini.



G/F, 29 Elgin Street, SoHo

Tel: 2526 0999

Open: noon-2.30pm, Sunday-Thursday 6pm-10.30pm, Friday-Saturday 6pm-11pm

Signature dishes: Grilled Australian fillet steak, vegetarian potato gnocchi gratin with mushrooms, parmesan cream and sun-dried tomatoes, Dungeness crab, US game hen, Australian rib-eye steak.


Dan Ryan's Chicago Grill

114 Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty

Tel: 2845 4600

(Branches in Ocean Terminal, Tel: 2735 6111; Festival Walk, Tel: 2265 8811)

Open: Monday-Friday 11am-midnight, Saturday-Sunday 9am-midnight

Signature dishes: Potato skins, nachos, American beef burger with coleslaw and fries, cannelloni, hot apple pie with ice cream.


Hard Rock Cafe

G/F and 1/F Silvercord, 30 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

Tel: 2375 1323

Open: 11am-11pm

Signature dishes: Cheeseburger, Texas chilli, Tuscan chicken salad, grilled beef fajitas, chocolate peanut butter banana bread pudding.


JW's California

5/F JW Marriott Hotel, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty

Tel: 2841 3899

Open: noon-2.30pm, 6pm-10.30pm

Signature dishes: Dynamite sushi roll, Boston lobster, cashew- and porcini-crusted sea bass, fillet of spring lamb.


Magnolia (Cajun and creole)

Shop 5, G/F, 17 Po Yan Street, Sheung Wan

Tel: 2530 3880

Open: Thursday-Saturday (dinner only, with one seating)

Signature dishes: Gumbo, soft shell crabs amandine, jambalaya, pecan pie with chocolate bourbon whipped cream.


Main Street Deli

B1 Langham Hotel, 8 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

Tel: 2375 1133 ext 7883

Open: 10am-9.30pm (Friday-Saturday until 10.30pm)

Signature dishes: Reuben sandwich, Brooklyn salad, Gotham City pizza, matzoh ball soup, blue ribbon beef burger.


RED Bar & Restaurant

Level Four, Two IFC, 8 Finance Street, Central

Tel: 8129 8882

Open: 11am-11pm (Sunday until 10pm)

Signature dishes: Chilean sea bass and crispy prawns with sea urchin sauce, spicy crusted tuna with rocket, fennel and olive salsa, rare tuna spring rolls with wasabi, coriander and lime soy dipping sauce, pure chocolate tower.



G/F, 13 Elgin Street, Central

Tel: 2135 6645

Open: Tuesday-Saturday noon-2.30pm, Monday-Saturday 7pm-10pm

Signature dishes: Tribute burger, grilled fish, vanilla panna cotta.


Union Bar & Grille

Shop 1009, Level 1, IFC Mall, 8 Finance Street, Central

Tel: 2295 1808

Open: Monday-Thursday 11am-11pm, Friday-Saturday 11am-midnight, Sunday 10am-11pm

Signature dishes: Potato skins, rack of lamb.




1/F The Peninsula Hotel, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

Tel: 2315 3169

Open: noon-2.30pm, 6.30pm-10.30pm

Signature dishes: Thinly sliced air-dried meat, traditional Swiss barley cream soup with vegetables and air-dried beef, raclette du Valais, traditional fondue with gruyere and emmental, Toblerone chocolate fondue with seasonal fruit.


Swiss Chalet

G/F, 12-14 Hart Avenue, Tsim Sha Tsui

Tel: 2191 9197

Open: Monday-Saturday noon-2.45pm, 6pm-10.45pm

Signature dishes: Sauteed frogs legs in a saffron sauce with mushrooms, tomatoes and mixed rice, barley soup with air-dried meat, deer medallions with herb and mixed mushroom sauce served with spaetzle and red cabbage, traditional cheese fondue.