Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Big Birdy, formerly known as Little Birdy has been resurrected at its new location in High Street, Sai Ying Pun. As the new name suggests, the general theme has remained unchanged from its predecessor; however Little Birdy enthusiasts may recall some old favourites on the menu along with a vast selection of new comfort eats, as well as a fully stocked bar equipped with everything from Birdy beer to iced tea (normal or spiked). Shannon Dawson flocked to the newly-opened fried chicken joint to try a few of the cult favourites and a couple of newbies.
Image courtesy of Big Birdy
Chicken is the name of the game
The venue is unassuming; minimalist with a splash of neon light shouting the word ‘Chicken’ at you in English and Cantonese which adds just the right amount of kitsch. The menu is extensive, but the friendly staff are there to guide you through the process. We begin with the Heisenberg, (a Little Birdy alumni) with a side of loaded fries. It’s easy to see why t