The Oriental's seating area was blocked by the Lands Department, which said it took action over unauthorised structures. Photo: David Wong

Anger as government fences off popular Sai Kung beachfront bistro

The Oriental Restaurant and Bar at Sai Wan, a coastal enclave that lies just outside the boundaries of the Sai Kung East Country Park, has been a favourite spot for hikers and campers. Owner and customers are furious that the Lands Department has fenced off 80 per cent of its beachfront seating area without any warning.