Luxurious dining with stunning views of Hong Kong’s iconic skyline is one way to feast! These fine dining restaurants with a view are a whole package.
We’ll never tire of seeing Hong Kong’s iconic skyline reflected on Victoria Harbour, be it from a rooftop bar, al fresco restaurant, or from the rooms and pools of our favourite hotels. Having said that, indulging in a luxe wine and dine with a stellar view is just something else. We present Hong Kong’s best fine dining restaurants with a view.
Hong Kong restaurants with a view
1. Le 188° Restaurant & Lounge
If you’re in the vicinity of Quarry Bay, drop by Le 188° Restaurant & Lounge at Harbour Grand Hong Kong for a fine dining experience. Offering modern European cuisine and an Oyster Bar with seafood delights, we can’t help but put this on the list for date night ideas. The restaurant’s impressive rare and vintage wine selection will be a treat for all the wine aficionados. You can also stop by for afternoon tea for meticulously-crafted savoury and sweet tidbits.
Le 188° Restaurant & Lounge, 41/F, Harbour Grand Hong Kong, 23 Oil Street, North Point, Hong Kong, p. 2121 2693
2. COBO House
Located in K11 Musea, it’s no surprise that COBO, meaning Community of Bohemians, celebrates all things “La vie Bohème”. Their Knife and Spoon menu rotates every six weeks, featuring new dishes that look like works of art. The menu features nine chapters, each chapter focuses on one main ingredient as the star of the story—complemented by other home-grown ingredients. One entire wall in the restaurant is lined with tall glass windows overlooking Hong Kong Island—always stunning no matter the time of the day.
COBO House, Shop 602, 6/F, K11 MUSEA, Victoria Dockside, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2656 3088
This Northern Chinese restaurant blends traditional and modern Sichuanese flavours to deliver an opulent dining experience in the heart of Hong Kong. The restaurant is known for elevating simple ingredients to create flavours that linger in your mouth.Check out the weekend brunch set, which features signature dishes served in portions designed to share. If you’d rather go for a weekday lunch or dinner, don’t forget to pair your meal with a themed house cocktail from The Moon Gate bar.
Hutong, 28/F, One Peking, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 3428 8342
4. The Legacy House
Discover regional Shunde cuisine and Cantonese classics, with a side of history and heritage. The Legacy House honours traditional fare with a contemporary spin; take their dim sum menu, for example, which includes Alaksan crab dumplings, black truffle steamed fish dumplings, and fish dumplings with fungus and tangerine peel, to name but a few. Their signature cocktails pay homage to Hong Kong culture, and are made using local ingredients (definitely a must-try). If you’re feeling adventurous, go for the sea cucumber and bird’s nest soup.
The Legacy House, 5/F, Rosewood Hong Kong, Victoria Dockside, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 3891 8732
Taking its name from the resident cockatoos found in the neighbouring Garden Road, Hong Kong Park, and Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Popinjays embodies the birds’ sociable spirit. Sitting on the rooftop of The Murray, the silhouette of the surrounding skyscrapers screams #citylife! Led by Chef Alexandre, this European gastronomy offers semi-buffet lunch on weekdays, a flamboyant afternoon tea, elegant dinner menus in the evening and seafood brunch on weekends.
Popinjays, 26/F, The Murray, 22 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong, p. 3141 8888
6. Tosca Di Angelo
Burgundy armchairs matched with a marble fountain, a high ceiling with a glorious chandelier, and an open kitchen to watch the magic happen. If this doesn’t scream luxury, wait till you see the bird’s eye view of Hong Kong from the 102nd floor! Michelin-starred Tosca Di Angelo showcases Mediterranean-inspired cuisine, seasonal ingredients and fine wines sourced from Italy. The menu includes plenty of seafood, complemented by vegetarian flavours with a hint of spice.
Tosca Di Angelo, Level 102, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 2263 2270
Named after its famous freshly baked breadsticks, Grissini offers refined authentic flavours from the Campania region in southern Italy, and an extensive list of Italian wines lavishly displayed in a two-storey wine cellar. For intimate gatherings, Grissini’s private dining room accommodates up to 28 guests, and the view – oh my! It’s the best of both worlds—Italy and Hong Kong!
Grissini, 2nd Floor, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, p. 2584 7722