The Guild: Comfort Food and Craft Beer on Keong Saik Road

The Guild is a relatively new project brought to the buzzing street of Keong Saik by Hong Kong’s largest independent craft brewery, Young Masters. The ambiance is that of a thoroughly polished upmarket gastro-pub. You’d expect a bit of roughness from a taproom, instead the environment is neat, dimly lightened, busy with lively chatters of the patrons who enjoy many a few pints of the good stuff.

HOT Hotel Brunch: Kitchen Studios at Andaz Xintiandi.

Who loves a good hotel brunch? By hotel brunch I mean those all-you-can-eat and drink meals where you sit at the table around 11:30am and roll out of the restaurant four or five hours later drunk and fat like a bear. Only to then clumsily stumble back home and order a bottle or two on…

New Menu at The Nest: Brunch Lovers Rejoice!

Shanghai brunch culture is getting stronger and stronger. Every week, on Friday afternoon, many WeChat groups start debating on what’s the latest best brunch in town. Several venues are currently competing to get a portion of this lucrative market share with more or less attractive brunch menus and set deals.

Hooked Hooked me up!

Shanghai needed a good Aussie joint, and The Camel Group has finally brought a great seafood restaurant to Found 158, aka Datong Mill, aka the “new Yongkang”. This below-ground F&B space promises to become the communal grave of hundreds of drunk expats, frequenting iconic French bar Le Cafe des Stagiaires and some other popular clubs…

Brut Cake Cafe: Modern American Brunch & Amazing Coffee

Brut Cake Cafe is only in Soft Opening but already promises to be one of the hit brunch venues of 2017. This cozy neighbourhood cafe is nestled up on Yuyuan Lu with Zhenning Lu, a quiet crossroad of Jing’an District. The rustic, homey decor has a lived-in feel, with old furniture  and wood padded tall ceilings….

Xintiandi “Rocks”: DJ Sunday Brunch at Va Bene

The DJ Sunday Brunch at Va Bene is a great value and a chic experience in the heart of Xintiandi. The concept of the DJ brunch is not only that of getting tipsy early in the day without being judged, but also that of busting a dance move or two without other patrons considering you…

Mr & Mrs Bund: Comfort Food by Paul Pairet

Mr & Mrs Bund is a beautiful venue on the Bund where you can enjoy a fantastic view of the futuristic Shanghai skyline… even when it rains. The venue is the go-to place for amazing global cuisine of the strong French influence for those who want great food and a high-end experience without breaking the bank….