Table talk

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 26 January, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 26 January, 2012, 12:00am


The Chinese Restaurant at the Hyatt Regency in Tsim Sha Tsui is featuring seasonal ingredients and Chinese herbs on a menu that's available until the end of February. The menu includes braised sliced lamb with Chinese angelica and ginger in clay pot; pan-fried dogtooth violet mushroom cake with preserved meats (below left); double-boiled black chicken soup with American ginseng and sea coconut; and double-boiled crab meat soup with bamboo pith in young coconut. Bookings: 3721 7788

The Bostonian at The Langham hotel in Mong Kok has a special menu of lobster dishes that are available until the end of February. Guests can try dishes of Boston lobster cake with crab and roasted red pepper coulis; lobster chowder with oyster ravioli; lobster pot pie with saffron risotto; and baked lobster with chanterelles and pancetta. Bookings: 2132 7898

The Window Cafe at the Kowloon Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui is taking guests on a gastronomic journey through Southeast Asia with a dinner buffet until February 29. The buffet has dishes such as lobster and seafood laksa; wagyu beef satay with peanut sauce (right); baked king prawn with sea urchin mousse; Thai lobster and seafood cake with sweet chilli sauce; and durian cheesecake. The buffet is HK$418 plus 10 per cent (HK$288 for seniors, HK$248 for children) Monday to Thursday and HK$458 (HK$328 for seniors, HK$288 for children) Friday to Sunday and on public holidays. Bookings: 2734 3803

The Hotel Nikko in Tsim Sha Tsui is featuring Zuwai crabs on a set lunch that's available at from Monday to Friday until the end of February at Sagano restaurant. The lunch is HK$240 plus 10 per cent, and includes crabmeat and fresh beancurd skin with mushroom sauce; crabmeat croquettes; crabmeat in vinegar sauce; and crab roe sushi. Bookings: 2313 4215

Kaetsu at the Grand Hyatt in Wan Chai is serving seasonal Japanese hotpot dishes. The menu includes oyster and scallop with grated turnip hotpot; and yosenabe seafood hotpot. Bookings: 2584 7722