Hong Kong menu specials: seafood, Japanese, and Chinese tea-smoked dishes
Hokkaido sea urchin is the star at Senzuru, there’s a bento set dinner at Sagano, a Taste of Edo buffet, oysters galore at Greens Cafe, and tea-smoked treats at Dong Lai Shun
Senzuru Japanese restaurant at the Harbour Plaza Metropolis in Hung Hom is featuring Hokkaido sea urchin dishes until the end of June. The selection includes Hokkaido sea urchin sashimi; Hokkaido sea urchin and crab roe fried rice; Hokkaido sea urchin isobe-age with cheese; and Hokkaido sea urchin hand roll. Bookings: 3160 6898.
Sagano restaurant at the New World Millennium in Tsim Sha Tsui is offering a Kyoto Shokado bento set dinner that’s available for HK$800 plus 10 per cent until the end of June. The dishes include grilled kamo egglant with miso paste; deep-fried prawn with green tea salt; and stewed chicken with Kyoto mizuna. Bookings: 2313 4215.
Dong Lai Shun restaurant at the Royal Garden in Tsim Sha Tsui has Chinese tea-smoked dishes on the menu until June 30. Guests can taste dishes such as smoked goose liver with rose tea leaves; smoked vegetarian abalone with jasmine tea leaves; smoked river eel with longjing tea leaves; and vegetable rice with smoked chicken in casserole. Bookings: 2733 2020.
The Window Cafe at the Kowloon Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui has a Taste of Edo dinner buffet that’s running until June 30. On the buffet are dishes of tuna tartare with sea urchin; braised abalone in shogayaki sauce with preserved bamboo shoot; inaniwa udon with black truffle in roasted sesame sauce; and beef spare rib tempura with sesame dip. The buffet is HK$508 plus 10 per cent (HK$368 for seniors and children) Sunday to Thursday and HK$548 plus 10 per cent (HK$398 for seniors and children) Friday, Saturday and the eve and day of public holidays. Bookings: 2734 3803.
Greens Cafe at the Harbour Plaza North Point is featuring oysters on the dinner buffet until the end of June. The buffet selection includes oysters on the half shell; baked oysters with assorted toppings; pan-fried oyster cake; pomelo and oyster salad with chilli and lime dressing; and deep-fried Japanese oysters. The dinner buffet is HK$428 plus 10 per cent (HK$298 for children) Monday to Thursday and HK$448 plus 10 per cent (HK$318 for children) Friday to Sunday and on public holidays. Bookings: 2185 2155.