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Top bar recommendations from locals

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“Lan Kwai Fong and Soho are often buzzing with fashionable locals and trendy tourists seeking a cool place to hang out at trendy bars, restaurants, clubs and drinking dens. Both nightlife districts are located in Central Hong Kong and are easily accessible via MRT, bus, and trams. Lan Kwai Fong is crowded every night and gets especially packed on festival days and New Year’s Eve.”
  • 119 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Must go to their roof top bar , open at 6:00 pm so you can see their sun set view. Not too recommend their restaurant . But still very nice view and food.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
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“Great good and good value for the quantity and quality. Nice ambiance. 2 mins away - just down the street! ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Bar
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“It is the party area, lots of bars and resturaunts and you can drink on the streets with 'Club 7/11' . this is a mmuch cheaper alterative for people that are saving their buck!”
  • 23 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Outdoor bar, excellent venue for an after work drink, if the weather is good”
  • 37 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“It used to be one of the biggest pawn shops in Hong Kong, now it has been preserved and transformed into a Wan Chai staple, request a seat at the balcony for brunch or an afternoon drink, and just watch the hustle and bustle of Wan Chai”
  • 33 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Amazing tapas, very small, get there early and be prepared to wait a little while. Highly recommended”
  • 16 locals recommend
Beer Bar
“Your standard popular British pub, the kind with no windows and a lot of beers to chose from. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Lounge
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“This bar / nightclub is just wow. Think burlesque, dancers and performances, extravagant interior and macaroon cocktails.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“From the well known designer in SE Asia ...worth a stop. No sandals or shorts. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“$$$ Around 90-120hkd a drink. Great cocktails, nice atmosphere, but can get a little crowded. Mostly standing room, you have to pay to get a table. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“And Mexican restaurant. Hidden down an alley, very popular with local expats. Always full on the weekends. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Fun for people watching! Sit and the steps with your drink and watch the foot traffic roll by on the escalators.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“It's one of the best Italian restaurants in town. Staff is super friendly and the owner is from NYC - so the overall vibe is about being the neighbourhood joint. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“This is an Australian brewery which also serves good food. Quite lively in the evenings and nearby the shoreline so you can also stroll to watch Hong Kong at night once you are done with your meal and a couple of beers.”
  • 11 locals recommend
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“Speak Easy style whiskey bar. Drinks start at 120 hkd. Nice venue little less superficial crowd than the other popular speak easys. Might need help finding it the first time. Enter the alley from Wyndam street, pay attention to the street address to find it. ”
  • 11 locals recommend