Neighbourhood Guide: The Best Spots in Quarry Bay
Quarry Bay isn’t typically the first place that comes to mind when one thinks up places to dine and drink. Populated with commercial buildings and offices, the district is predominantly a business area, yet with the influx of newcomers and regular lunch-goers, came a surge in new restaurant openings and things to see and do. Without further ado, here are our favourite places to eat, drink, stay and work on a trip to Quarry Bay.
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The Refinery Club
Although The Refinery Club is a private members’ club, the venue is well worth joining if you’re a socialite or business networker. Equipped with an in-house restaurant, gym and lounging areas, the Swire Properties-run spot welcomes guests to wine and dine in an exclusive space with a kitchen helmed by a Michelin-starred chef serving up innovative Chinese delicacies.
The Refinery Club, 4/F, Dorset House, Taikoo Place, Hong Kong, +852 2216 5700, refineryclub.com
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Mr & Mrs Fox
A whimsical, culinary journey within Quarry Bay, Mr and Mrs Fox serves award-winning steaks, fresh seafood with craft beer and cocktails in a chic environment. The venue will reopen on January 3rd with a new and refreshing look—we look forward to seeing the new rejoice to come.
Mr and Mrs Fox, 23 Tong Chong St, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2697 8500, mrmrsfox.com
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The Butchers Club
Burger lovers—including the vegan burger lovers—unite at The Butchers Club, a one-stop joint for juicy patties nestled within hearty buns. Crowd favourites also include the barbecue wings and indulgent-worthy selection of duck-fat fries or truffle-infused fries.
The Butchers Club, G/F, Westland Gardens, 12 Westlands Rd, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2388 9644, thebutchers.club
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Feast your way through FRITES, a Belgian beer house with a menu that taps into hefty meats and large sharing platters. Guests are also likely to order a round of craft beers—it is what it’s most famous for, after all.
FRITES, G/F, Oxford House, Taikoo Place, 979 King’s Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2250 5188, frites.hk
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Ask For Alonzo
Inspired by the Mediterranean provinces of Italy, Ask For Alonzo is a hideout between Quarry Bay and Tai Hang offering a casual dining experience for the discerning diner. Head here for home-cooked eats and a cheery environment.
Ask For Alonzo, GF, 18 Hoi Kwong St, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2856 2911, askforalonzo.com
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Bringing Australian coffee culture to Quarry Bay, Nutsy is an urban roaster ideal for getting your favourite brews during your pre- or post-work grind.
Nutsy, 3/F, Dorset House, Taikoo Place, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 9245 2747, facebook.com/NutsyCoffee
Hong Kong’s favourite artisan French bakery Eric Kayser is a household name for its variety of pastries and pick-me-up snacks to dine-in or take-out. Nestled within Taikoo Place, the mini baker’s is frequented by office workers and post-gym-workout-enthusiasts alike.
Eric Kayser, Kiosk A, 1/F Dorset House Taikoo Place, 979 King’s Rd, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 5994 0238, maison-kayser.com.hk
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Towering over the Quarry Bay skyline, Sugar at EAST Hong Kong is a luxurious respite for a sophisticated evening out. Serving refreshing cocktails and delightful bar snacks, gourmands can make the most of the stunning views and five-star service—and dress to impress.
Sugar, 32/F, EAST Hong Kong, Taikoo Shing, Taikoo Shing Road, Hong Kong, +852 3968 3738, easthotels.com
EAST Hong Kong
Part of Swire Group, EAST Hong Kong is Quarry Bay’s luxury hotel for urban city dwellers. Set in a sleek setting with contemporary interiors and décor, the hotel is known for its iconic rooftop bar Sugar and personalised service in a chic setting.
EAST Hong Kong, 29 Tai Koo Shing Rd, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 3968 3968, easthotels.com
The Great Room
Taking co-working spaces to new heights with its modern interiors and cosy ambiance, The Great Room is the Singaporean group’s first Hong Kong outpost, welcoming business locals and travellers to reside in the utmost comfort and luxury. Businesses can hot-desk or rent out office spaces depending on personal preferences.
The Great Room, 23/F One Taikoo Place, 979 King’s Road, Taikoo Place, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 5804 6001, thegreatroom.co