July 2023 To-Do List — Hong Kong
The best new restaurants, events and things to do this month.
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The beloved Vie Won Won is making its grand return with a new seasonal menu after its recent relocation to South Lane. Highlighting the restaurant's eclectic gourmet dining experience, Chef Alfred Leung takes everyone's favourite comfort food recipes from around the world to present a delicious selection of exciting yet familiar dishes. From Lobster Tsukemen and Crab Meat Risotto, to Matcha Lamb Chops and Steak & Everything, step into a new chapter of fusion dining with Vie Won Won.
Vie Won Won, 8 South Ln, Shek Tong Tsui, Hong Kong | +852 5920 2838
Bringing the beloved ramen flavours from Tokyo, the best ramen bar in the Katsushika City of Tokyo, Mengokoro Kunimoto, is launching its first store branch in the bustling Wan Chai. Like a traditional ramen bar, it hosts just 21 seats of counter seats and tables (for walk-ins only) where you can closely admire their heritage craftsmanship. Most ingredients are imported directly from Japan to perfect the esteemed authentic taste of the favourite dish of Japanese cuisine.
Mengokoro Kunimoto, G/F, 12 Spring Garden Lane, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Situated in Alexandra House, Ami invites you on a limited-time gastronomic journey available until July 31st. Featuring an array of dishes co-created by the celebrated food critic and past-pastry chef Susan Jung, Ami's Executive Chef Nicolas Boutin and Chef de Cuisine Léa Cantalloube, this six-hand six-course menu promises a unique and dynamic dining experience where you can taste the masterful culinary crafts from these renowned figures.
Ami, Shop 302, Alexandra House, 18 Chater Rd, Central, Hong Kong | +852 3185 8396
Get ready to spice up your hot summer with Smoke & Barrel's new menu and hot sauce collection! It goes from mild to super-hot and is an absolute fire addition to all sides and mains. The new menu features smoked meats, signature beef tartare, iconic smoked Giant Shrimp and more mouth-watering proteins for a summer feast.
On Thursday 13th July and Thursday 27th July, invite your friends and family out for a relaxing time at the eclectic BaseHall 02. Let the live jazz performance of the Carpio Brothers sway your body left and right.
For five weekends from July 8th, this summer carnival will be the life of the part of the city, and for free! Live music shows on water stage, X-Games performances, Waterfront Pyrotechnic Edition of ‘A Symphony of Lights’... It is time to clear your weekends for a month of pure good times.
by Angela Su at M+
by Dollism Plus Hong Kong at Kowloon International Trade and Exhibition Center
by Ziad Dalloul at Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery
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