Food

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 12:00am

Japanese

Airport Izakaya

Regal Airport Hotel, 9 Cheong Tat Road, Hong Kong International Airport, Chek Lap Kok. Tel: 2286 6668. Signature dishes: Seared red tuna salad, volcano maki roll, scallop and vegetable tempura cakes, halibut tempura, red tuna and salmon flower sushi, Canadian beef teppanyaki. $$-$$$

Ajitomi

7/F Circle Tower, 28 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2836 0671. Signature dishes: Rocket salad with sesame dressing, grilled chicken tails, Osaka-style meatballs, cold udon with poached egg. $$$

Akita Robatayaki & Teppanyaki

1/F, 8 Observatory Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2316 2727. Signature dishes: Kobe beef teppanyaki, whole live lobster teppanyaki. $$$$

Aqua Tokyo

29/F, One Peking, 1 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 3427 2288. Signature dishes: Taraba crab tempura with crab roe miso, smoked eggplant wrapped in grilled beef fillet. $$$$

Azabusabo Tokyo

Miramar Shopping Centre, 132 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2377 3780 (Branches in Causeway Bay, tel: 2882 1582; Mong Kok, tel: 2918 1361 and 2780 9881; Sha Tin, tel: 2601 1023; Quarry Bay, tel: 2886 1078). Signature dishes: Cold ramen with spicy sesame chicken, mango sundae. $$

Bang Bang Pan Pan

34 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2203 4009. Signature dishes: Okonomiyaki (Japanese savoury pancakes), chicken gristle cheese balls, teppanyaki beef. $$

Dining Art Japanese

Shop 4, Tai Kut House, 7 Greig Road, Quarry Bay. Tel: 2880 0707. Signature dishes: King of salmon sushi, ox tongue teppanyaki, mentaiko chicken wings, kanimiso sushi. $$-$$$

Daikyo Japanese Cuisine

3/F W Square, 318 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai. Tel: 2832 6636. Signature dishes: Grilled squid with chilli pepper, Australian Wagyu beef sirloin teppanyaki, uni and flying fish roe fried rice. $$$$$

Dozo!

44 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central. Tel: 2581 1338. Signature dishes: Oyster shooters, carpaccio of matsuzaka beef with enoki mushrooms, black truffle hamachi, nori prawn tempura. $$

Hibiki

2/F, 8 Observatory Court, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2316 2884. Signature dishes: Kumamoto sashimi combo, Japanese jumbo abalone. $$$$

Honjin Modern Tokyo Dining

Shop 2-3, Imperial Terrace, 356 Queen's Road West, Sai Ying Pun. Tel: 2540 0880. Signature dishes: Japanese uni nigiri, goose liver robatayaki, ox tongue robatayaki, assorted tempura, inaniwa udon with tai broth. $$$$

Iccho Japanese Restaurant

2/F, 8 Russell Street, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2834 4438. (Branches in Kowloon Bay, tel: 2331 8382; Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2957 8909) Signature dishes: Cold ramen salad, Hokkaido crab roe with miso, agedashi tofu. $$-$$$

Ichiban

21 Lan Fong Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2890 7580. Signature dishes: Skewers of meats, seafood and vegetables, stuffed rice balls. $$

Imasa

1/F The Peninsula, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2315 3175. Signature dishes: Assorted sashimi, beef stone grill, shabu shabu, seasonal kaiseki. $$$$$

Inagiku

1/F The Royal Garden, 69 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East. Tel: 2733 2933. (Branch in Central, tel: 2805 0600). Signature dishes: Live king prawn tempura, seasonal vegetable tempura, white soba, inaniwa udon. $$$$$

Iroha (yakiniku)

2/F Jardine Centre, 50 Jardine's Bazaar, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2882 9877. (Branch in Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2311 4700). Signature dishes: Japanese premium beef, thick-sliced Wagyu tongue, tripe sashimi, preserved salted fish guts. $$$$$

Itamae Sushi

Shop 1-3, Excelsior Plaza, 24-26 East Point Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2110 8504. (Branches in Hong Kong International Airport, tel: 3197 9404; Kowloon Tong, tel: 2265 7722; Mong Kok, tel: 2385 8160 and 2771 1895; Tseung Kwan O, tel: 3194 4401; ; Tsing Yi, tel: 2436 1501; Tsuen Wan, tel: 2499 8762)Signature dishes: Japanese-style fried egg, salmon sashimi, shrimp tempura sushi, Japanese beef sashimi. $$

Ito San

25 Westlands Road, Quarry Bay. Tel: 2803 1803. Signature dishes: Sushi and sashimi. $$$$

Kaetsu

Mezzanine, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai. Tel: 2584 7088. Signature dishes: Cold steamed abalone, homemade sesame beancurd, grilled Australian Japanese beef, green salad with homemade sesame vinegar sauce, seasonal kaiseki. $$$$$

Katte Shabu Shabu

5 Caroline Hill Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2577 2628. Signature dishes: Snapper soup base, sukiyiaki soup base, Miyazakin beef flat of round, Japanese pork slices, grilled ox tongue with salt. $$$$

Kiku

Shop B13-16, Basement One, The Landmark, Central. Tel: 2521 3344. Signature dishes: Geoduck clam, cold udon, Kobe beef sashimi, simmered clams with sake. $$$$$

Kikuzen

Shop 402, Ocean Centre, Harbour City. Tel: 2918 9189. Signature dishes: Pan-fried Kyoto pork dumplings, Kikuzen roll, grilled Angus rib-eye with teriyaki sauce. $$$

Koi Sushi

60 Stanley Street, Central. Tel: 2537 8332. Signature dishes: Tempura shrimp roll, grilled duck breast with eggplant, grilled saba fillet, kimchee chicken wings. $$

Ku La Ko Japan Concept Food

9/F CTMA Centre, 1N Sai Yeung Choi Street South, Mongkok. Tel: 2783 7618. Signature dishes: Grilled squid and sea urchin sushi, grilled rock oyster. $$$

Kyo Hachi Japanese Restaurant

Level 2, The Peak Tower, The Peak. Tel: 2907 2888. Signature dishes: Grilled Japanese Wagyu beef roll, Kobe sirloin beef teppanyaki, Fukuoka tomato and pomelo salad. $$$

Kyoto Joe

LG/F-G/F, The Plaza, 21 D'Aguilar Street, Central. Tel: 2804 6800. Signature dishes: Kyoto salad, soft-shell crab roll, gyoza, spicy inaniwa udon. $$$$

Magushi (robatayaki)

74 Peel Street, Central. Tel: 2868 1428. Signature dishes: Kurobuta pork with leeks, homemade mutton balls with Meaux mustard sauce, grilled chicken hearts. $$$$

Manzou

11/F Kyoto Plaza, 491-499 Lockhart Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 3583 1853. Signature dishes: Mochi with eel, taraba crab congee. $$$$

Megu

Unit R002 & R003, Civic Square, Elements, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon. Tel: 3743 1421 Signature dishes: Grilled Hokkaido smelt, Megu original crispy asparagus, tempura shrimp with ume salt, matcha cr?me br?l?e, Noto sea salt ice cream. $$$$$

Mitake

G1019, Kam Sing Mansion, Stage 10, Taikoo Shing. Tel: 2513 8886 Signature dishes: Australian Wagyu with salt, Kagoshima rib-eye, thick cut ox tongue, salt-grilled fresh Japanese gingko nuts. $$$$$

Miso

Shop G301, Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2175 0638 (Branch in Central, tel: 2845 8773). Signature dishes: Beef tataki, sushi, soft shell crabs. $$$

Mist

4 Sun Wui Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2881 5006. Signature dishes: Wood-smoked Japanese Chiba pork, ume ramen, boiled egg. $$

Nadaman

Level 7, Island Shangri-la, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, Admiralty. Tel: 2820 8570. (Branch at the Kowloon Shangri-La, tel: 2733 8751). Signature dishes: Mini kaiseki, sushi set, pan-fried sliced beef, cold udon. $$$$$

Naha Okinawan Restaurant

G1015, Yiu Sing Mansion, Taikoo Shing. Tel: 2186 6969. Signature dishes: Okinawa bitter gourd with bean curd in sesame sauce, homemade peanut flavoured bean curd, grilled bitter gourd with fish paste. $$-$$$

Naozen

21-25 Wellington Street, Central. Tel: 2877 6668. Signature dishes: Kaiseki set dinners, uni nigiri. $$$-$$$$

Nobu

2/F InterContinental Hong Kong, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2313 2340. Signature dishes: Octopus carpaccio, toro tartare with caviar, 'new style' salmon sashimi. $$$$$

Oonami Japanese & Oyster Restaurant

39 Cadogan Street, Kennedy Town. Tel: 2817 6626. Signature dishes: Pan-fried French goose liver sushi, assorted sashimi, steamed egg custard with uni. $$$$

Osaka

Ashley Building, 14 Ashley Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2376 3323. Signature dishes: Shabu shabu, sukiyaki, hand-made noodles. $$

Rei Sushi

Shop 2076, Level Two, IFC Mall, Central. Tel: 3188 1900. Signature dishes: Rei spicy hand roll and sushi roll, grilled harvest fish with pomelo paste, globe fish skin with vinegar. $$$

Robatayaki

22 Tak Fung Street, G/F Harbour Front Tower II, Whampoa Garden, Hung Hom. Tel: 2996 8438. Signature dishes: Live abalone, Hokkaido taraba crab, whole scallop in shell, Japanese pork belly, chicken wings with spicy fish roe. $$$$

Roka

Level LG1, Shop 002, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty. Tel: 3960 5988. Signature dishes: Fresh tofu in bamboo, fried squid with chilli salt, tiger prawns with yuzu and koshyu chilli sauce, strawberry jasmine sundae. $$$$$

Sagano

1/F Hotel Nikko, 72 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East. Tel: 2313 4215. Signature dishes: Hokkaido crabs, teppanyaki seafood, kaiseki. $$$$

Senshuraku Japanese Dining

6/F The Goldmark, 502 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2271 4321. Signature dishes: French whelk sashimi, steamed egg custard with sea urchin, Nabayaki udon noodles, prawn tempura. $$

Senzuru

8/F Harbour Plaza Metropolis, 7 Metropolis Drive, Hunghom. Tel: 3160 6898. Signature dishes: Assorted sashimi, live prawn tempura, teppanyaki Kobe beef roll, beef sukiyaki, grilled fatty tuna. $$$$

Shabu Shabu

G/F Dennies House, 20 Luard Road, Wan Chai. Tel: 2893 8806. Signature dishes: Japanese beef, cuttlefish, dried beancurd skin. $$$

Shiro

Unit 117, Level 1, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty. Tel: 2155 8066. Signature dishes: Seaweed and snow crab salad with onsen egg, Taraba crab tempura with crab and miso paste, grilled homemade smoked salmon, sea urchin spaghetti, yuzu ice cream. $$$$$

Suiraku Japanese Lounge and Restaurant

UG/F, 65-67A Kimberley Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 3421 1612. Signature dishes: Yellowtail sashimi, beef sukiyaki. $$$

Sushi Express

19-21 Tong Chong Street, Quarry Bay. Tel: 2563 3000. Signature dishes: Boro sushi, vegetarian sushi. $$

Sushi Hiro

10/F Henry House, 42 Yun Ping Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2882 8752. Signature dishes: Sashimi, tempura. $$$$

Sushi Kuu

1/F Wellington Place, 2-8 Wellington Street, Central. Tel: 2971 0180. Signature dishes: Deep-fried swordfish skewers, grilled yellowtail collar, monkfish liver, Kuu-style sashimi. $$$$-$$$$$

Sushi Sumi

Elegance Court, 2-4 Tsoi Tak Street, Happy Valley. Tel 2803 5558. Signature dishes: Soft shell crab rolls, beef udon, assorted tempura. $$$$

Sushi U

3/F Century Square, 1-13 D'AguilarStreet, Central. Tel: 2537 9393 Signature dishes: Steamed egg custard with sea urchin, assorted deluxe sashimi selection, soft shell crab roll. $$$$$

Taku

35 Elgin Street, SoHo. Tel: 2545 9966. Signature dishes: Chilled silken tofu with tuna and yuzu, steamed silken tofu with ginger shoots, tuna tataki with ginger flower and ponzu. $$$$

Tokio Joe

16 Lan Kwai Fong, Central. Tel: 2525 1889. Signature dishes: Spicy toro tartare, soft shell crab roll, kelp-grilled seabass. $$$

Tomokazu

Shop B, 441 Lockhart Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2833 6339. Signature dishes: Shabu shabu, sukiyaki, soba noodles. $$$

Umami

Le Meridien Cyberport, 100 Cyberport Road. Tel: 2980 7406. Signature dishes: Cold Inaniwa udon, unagi avocado maki, spicy tuna temaki. $$$-$$$$

Union Well Teppan-yaki Restaurant

78 Tung Choi Street, Mongkok. Tel: 3188 1786. Signature dishes: Teppanyaki razor clams, king scallops, US Angus rib-eye steak. $$$

Unkai

3/F Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers, 20 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2732 6841. Signature dishes: Sea urchin sushi, assorted sushi, sake selections. $$$$

Wagyu Kaiseki Den

Upper G/F, Central Park Hotel, 263 Hollywood Road, Central. Tel: 2851 2820. Signature dishes: Mashed lily bulb dumpling in rapeseed sauce with black truffles, charcoal-grilled Wagyu, sea urchin truffle rice. $$$$$

Wako (yakiniku)

3/F Richmond Plaza, 496 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2117 4268. Signature dishes: Sashimi platter, grilled Oomi beef, grilled Matsusaka beef, cucumber kimchee. $$$$$

WasabiSabi

Shop 1301, 13/F, Food Forum, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2506 0009. Signature dishes: Taraba crab and uni tempera with crab roe miso dip, home-made sesame tofu, carpaccio of sea bream with fresh wasabi red tea jelly, grilled toro roll. $$$$

Yagura Japanese Restaurant

LG/F Eaton Hotel Hong Kong, 380 Nathan Road, Mongkok. Tel: 2710 1010. Signature dishes: Crunchy eel roll, Negima chicken and leek yakitori, peppered tuna steak with wasabi soy sauce. $$$-$$$$

Zuma

5/F and 6/F, The Landmark, Central. Tel: 3657 6388. Signature dishes: Sashimi omakase, miso-marinated black cod in hoba leaf, seared tuna with chilli radish and garlic, poached peach with jasmine and wild strawberries. $$$$$

Shanghainese

China House

Shop L3-1, Level 3, APM, Millennium City 5, Kwun Tong. Tel: 3580 1882. Signature dishes: Mung bean noodles with goose, braised boneless fish head with beancurd, minced pork and chilli sauce. $$

Liu Yuan Pavilion

3/F The Broadway, 54-62 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai. Tel: 2804 2000. Signature dishes: Steamed buns with preserved vegetables, crab with salted egg, fried hairy crab in bean paste, pan-fried dumplings. $$-$$$

Nanxiang Steamed Bun Restaurant

3/F, Shop 305-308 Causeway Bay Plaza 1, 489 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay. Tel: 3690 2088. Signature dishes: Xiao long bao, puff pastry with cashew nuts, braised tofu with fresh crabmeat, rice flour cakes with pork. $$

Ning Po Residents Association (Shanghainese/Ningpo)

4/F Yip Fung Building, 2-18 D'Aguilar Street, Lan Kwai Fong. Tel: 2523 0648. Signature dishes: Braised pork leg, minced vegetable with beancurd and sesame oil, soup noodles with shredded pork and preserved vegetable. $$

Shanghai Garden

G/F-1/F Hutchison House, 10 Harcourt Road, Admiralty. Tel: 2524 8181. Signature dishes: Deep-fried boneless duck stuffed with walnuts, braised Mandarin fish with chilli sauce, deep-fried mashed squid with almond. $$-$$$

Wang Jia Sha

Shop 101, 1/F Cityplaza II, Taikoo Shing. Tel: 2560 3668. Signature dishes: Crabmeat dumplings, tea-smoked duck with butterfly-shaped buns, saut?ed large prawns in spicy sauce. $-$$

Wu Kong Shanghai Restaurant

Alpha House, Basement, 27-33 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2366 7244. (Branch in Causeway Bay, tel: 2506 1018) Signature dishes: Salty ham with lotus seeds and steamed bread, braised eel with bean sprouts and yellow leeks. $$-$$$

Xia Mian Guan

Shop 1079-82, Level 1, Elements, 1 Austin Road West, Tsim Sha Tsui. Tel: 2196 8121. Signature dishes: Shanghainese and Suzhou-styled noodles. $

Xiao Nan Guo

Shop 301-302, Level 3, Man Yee Building, 68 Des Voeux Road, Central. Tel: 2259 9393. (Branches in Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2369 8899; Causeway Bay, tel: 2874 8899). Signature dishes: Hairy crab with rice cake, braised gluten with mushrooms, cold chicken in wine sauce. $$-$$$

Yellow Door Kitchen (Sichuan and Shanghai)

6/F Cheong Hing Building, 37 Cochrane Street, Central. Tel: 2858 6555. Signature dishes: Dan dan noodles, spicy beancurd, dumplings. $$-$$$

Ye Shanghai

Level 3 Pacific Place, Admiralty. Tel: 2918 9833 (Branch in Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2376 3322). Signature dishes: Steamed pork dumplings, spicy sliced sea cucumber, sauteed minced chicken with pine nuts, deep-fried yellow fish with sweet and sour sauce. $$$

Yi Jiang Nan

Shop GA-11, G/F, Site A, 55 Tai Hang Street, Sai Wan Ho. Tel: 2136 0886. Signature dishes: Hot and sour soup, fried fresh shrimp with egg white, crispy lamb. $$