Hong Kong’s Gaia offers alfresco dining reminiscent of an Italian piazza

Regional Italian classics are done with contemporary flair

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 14 March, 2017, 8:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 14 March, 2017, 8:00am

This restaurant offers alfresco dining reminiscent of an Italian piazza, surrounded by tiered fountains and greenery. Inside, the white-clothed

tables are well spaced, and there are

two private rooms

The menu offers regional Italian classics done with contemporary flair. Innovative starters include octopus salad with potato, olives and chives, and mussels and clams in a rich spicy tomato broth. The mains include pizzas and pastas such as linguine with spicy Calabria pork sauce and bell pepper and meats such as wagyu beef ribs braised with black garlic with smoked potato purée. The extensive wine list includes more than 600 labels.

Signature dishes

Pappardelle pasta with a rabbit stew ragout sauce

Veal chop grilled with olive oil and home-made coffee mustard

Overview

Valet parking: yes

Vegetarian: 3 dishes

View: yes

Corkage: HK$300

Alfresco: yes

Private rooms: 2 rooms, 40 ppl

Contact details

Unit 01-05, G/F,

Grand Millennium Plaza,

181 Queen’s Road Central

2167 8200

Daily: Noon to 12.30am

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