Dine al fresco in one of the world’s most beautiful cities. With the stunning views of the skyscrapers in Hong Kong
, you are bound to have a magical evening, even if you are just going for a cocktail. For a truly romantic evening, check out our list of the top spots to dine al fresco.
In the busy, chaotic area of Mong Kok, The Backyard is a relaxing haven. Kick back, have a drink and relax on their large outdoor patio with comfortable furnishings. The outdoor area gives off a fresh and comforting vibe with a fountain in the center and soft music playing throughout the area. The drinks are expertly made and the food comes highly recommended. This is a good venue for warm summer nights and winter evenings as they do supply outdoor heating. Head on over and have one of their well-known mojitos.
Cordis, Hong Kong at Langham Place, 555 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, +85 235 523 200
Bar, Restaurant, Chinese, $$$
Featuring modern British cuisine, this three-storey restaurant is spread out over a 19th century heritage building. A favorite destination for both locals and tourists, The Pawn features a permanent collection from some of Hong Kong’s most popular contemporary artists. From al fresco options to contemporary dining, The Pawn has it all. If you aren’t looking for food, head over to their botanicals bar on the first floor for some handcrafted cocktails and bar snacks. The Pawn is a gourmet dining experience you won’t want to miss.
2F, 62 Johnston Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, +85 228 663 444
Restaurant, Steakhouse, Gluten-free, $$$
Expect a romantic vibe from Wooloomooloo Steakhouse. Located on the top of the Hennessy building, the view is incredible and so is the steak. The food is extremely filling and is always cooked just right. Though the cuisine is a little bit pricey, once you taste the steak and the desserts, you will be happy to pay the bill. It is a great place for celebrations and to relax while looking over the entire Hennessy area from the al fresco rooftop area.
31F & Rooftop, The Hennessy, 256 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, +85 228 936 960
Bar, Cocktail Bar, European, $$$
Sugar is a great cocktail bar from which customers can enjoy beautiful sunsets. Sitting at the top of the EAST Hotel, this newly renovated bar gives off a comfortable and relaxing feel. Here, you can spend time with friends, or mingle, as the sea breeze gently blows over the terrace while you are sipping a delicious cocktail. The sea view makes for an incredibly peaceful atmosphere. The drinks are all well-priced and made with precision and care.
32F EAST, 29 Taikoo Sing Road, Tai Koo, Hong Kong, +85 239 683 738
ToTT's & Roof Terrace
ToTT’s & Roof Terrace
Relax on ToTT’s beautiful outdoor seating area located at the top of the Excelsior Hotel. The dimmed lights and beautiful decor is sure to put customers in the mood to lounge with delicious cocktails. With around 20 outdoor seats, it’s best to go early to get the breathtaking view of the skyscrapers and neon lights of Central and Wanchai. If you’re a bit peckish, there are tapas dishes available to order. The cocktails are well made and if you go during their happy hour, from 5-8pm on Mondays through to Saturdays, you get 25% off the bill.
34F The Excelsior Hong Kong, 281 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay Hong Kong, +85 228 376 786