Grand brunch concludes a tasty week of celebrating the best of Italian hospitality

After a week of back-to-back lunches, dinners, workshops, cooking competitions and performances at the Wine and Spirits Fair and participating restaurants, the third annual Italian Cuisine Asia Summit ended at the weekend.

Wednesday, 9 November, 2011, 12:00am

City's delectable delights

Sunday brunch and Macau seem to go hand in hand. The laid-back atmosphere of the former Portuguese enclave is an invitation for simultaneous relaxation and indulgence.

When it comes to buffet brunches, some diners like to put a bit of everything on their plates while others target more expensive items such as oysters, lobsters and foie gras.

18 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Sundae best

Given the busy weeks in Hong Kong, Sundays should be about leisure and relaxation. That can be difficult when you have children. The city's hilly terrain and high humidity can be a challenge with children in tow, and finding a place big enough to park strollers and unleash the little ones can prove difficult.

8 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

History and character in abundance

A place of contradictions, SoHo is where the old jostles with the new and East mingles with West. Located near Man Mo Temple is The Press Room, the hip restaurant where people go to take a recklessly long brunch or dinner.

18 May 2011 - 12:00am

Brunching out

Brunch may be a Western concept, but long, lazy weekend meals are a tradition across the globe. And while champagne brunches continue to steal the spotlight at high-end eateries, there's also been a surge of other finer trends in leisurely weekend meals, most notably the rise of ethnically themed brunches.

26 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Eden Organic

Fare Organic.

Ambience This bistro and bar offers an attractively designed space in white, dusty olive and deep browns with a mural of leafy ferns running along the entrance walls at shoulder height. The large sliding glass doors at the back offer views of tall trees and apartments.

Cost HK$200-HK$350 per person.

23 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Health trip with a view


Lower Level, Hotel Intercontinental Hong Kong, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, 27211211

Fare All-day dining with international dishes, buffet and a la carte. The recently launched i-health menu has a good selection of Asian and western dishes.

24 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Back on top

Top Deck, the 9,000 sq ft restaurant on the third floor of the Jumbo Kingdom boat, reopened last week. The vessel, which is berthed in Aberdeen, was taken to the mainland for two months to have a hull refit. Top Deck has resumed its Sunday brunch (HK$328 for adults, HK$198 for children), which includes seafood, meat, salad, pasta and beverages.

13 May 2007 - 12:00am

Dining with dad

Few things are more fun than a good meal in good company


9 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Soho Soho: closed but still open

Soho Soho may have closed its doors on Lyndhurst Terrace but its popular nouveau Brit-cuisine hasn't completely disappeared. Head chef Mandy Lau Chi-kwan and her staff are still cooking, but now only for breakfast and brunch and only at the Fringe Club's Fotogalerie and Roof Garden on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays between 9am and 4pm.

19 May 2006 - 12:00am

New York, USA

New York designer Derek Lam is known for his sleek, sophisticated clothes. He was recently appointed by accessories house Tod's to create its first ready-to-wear collection.

12 May 2006 - 12:00am

Dad does deserve a five-star treat

Make it an occasion - a night of champagne and fine dining

10 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

The perfect recipe

Mix breakfast and lunch with some bubbly, sit back and enjoy

19 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Food with affection

m.a.x. concepts

The m.a.x. concepts group will be offering 30 per cent discounts on menus at some of its restaurants over Mother's Day weekend. Cafe Landmark (2526 4200) is a great location if you want to squeeze in a spot of Mother's Day shopping.

4 May 2003 - 12:00am


ToTT's Grill

34/F Excelsior hotel, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2837 6786. Open: Monday-Thursday noon-3pm, 5pm-1am, Friday noon-3pm, 5pm-2am, Saturday 5pm-2am, Sunday 11.30am-3pm (brunch), 6.30pm-11pm

15 Nov 2002 - 12:00am