The Best Brunches In Hong Kong: The Ultimate Guide To Free-Flow Menus In 2021
Brunch in Hong Kong means so much more than just coffee and eggs. When it comes to our weekend meal, the city goes all out with its offerings––serving everything from hearty British roasts, to loaded sashimi platters, all-you-can-eat dim sum, Indian feasts and much more––all with added free-flow drinks to make the most of the occasion. Whether you're celebrating something special or just want to make the most of your weekend, we're listing the best brunch menus to book in Hong Kong.
Editor's Note: All pricing and menu listings were correct at the time of publishing, but are subject to change. Please contact the restaurants directly for the most up to date information.
What: Everybody's favourite free-flow brunch, Duddell's weekend menu has been a long-standing offering in the city, proving to be a hit time and time again. Not only does it feature premium dim sum delights, along with other rice, noodle and main dishes, but the free-flow drinks and chic setting make it a real winner. When weather permits, we love sitting out on the restaurant's leafy terrace to enjoy a drink once we've had our fill of the ample food selection.
When: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, 12pm to 3pm
Price: HK$550 for food and free-flow non-alcoholic drinks; HK$788 for free-flow Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label, select cocktails and house wines; HK$1,100 for Ruinart Blanc de Blanc and Ruinart Rose
2/20 Lobster Bar & Grill at Island Shangri-La
What: Indulge in Lobster Bar & Grill's contemporary take on a classic British Sunday roast. The three-course affair promises to leave you more than satisfied with a choice of starters including prawn cocktail; lobster bisque; and asparagus and hollandaise sauce, followed by hearty mains of either roast pork, lamb, beef or celeriac steak served with all the trimmings. For a celebratory meal, diners can also chose a whole lobster, served with salad and fries, or share a roast rib of beef for two (additional HK$400). The meal concludes with traditional desserts of sticky toffee pudding, tarte tatin or a selection of cheeses.
When: Sundays, 12pm to 2:30pm
Price: HK$598 for three-courses included free-flow Bloody Marys; HK$888 for three-courses and free-flow house red and white wines and Veuve Clicquot Brut Champagne
What: A long-time brunch favourite, Zuma's free-flow brunch is one of the most popular options in the city, and for good reason. An ideal choice for any celebration, the menu features the very best of Zuma's contemporary Japanese fare, showcasing a range salads, tempura, sashimi, nigiri, maki and desserts, as well as a choice of mains per person. Be sure to add on the free-flow drinks package to make the most of the brunch experience, and enjoy the likes of champagne, Aperol spritz, beers and wines.
When: Saturdays and Sundays, 11am to 3pm
Price: HK$738 for food only; HK$988 to include 2.5 hours free-flow "R" de Ruinart NV Champagne, or HK$2,130 for premium option
4/20 La Rambla
What: Coupled with stunning harbour views, La Rambla's Sunday brunch features tapas bites, fresh seafood, premium meats and more. Kicking off with an unlimited selection of paletilla ibèrica, chorizo, salchichón, Spanish cheese, white anchovies and crystal bread served to your table, diners then enjoy a selection of tapas dishes, before being treated to the seafood dish of the day, made-to-order paella and sharing mains of either traditional suckling pig, USDA prime striploin, or slow cooked lamb shoulder. Desserts include a range of pastries and traditional Spanish desserts to share. Don't miss out on adding churros with chocolate sauce, along with free-flow drinks to your order.
When: Sundays, 12pm to 3pm
Price: HK$550 for food only; additional HK$380 for 2.5 hours free-flow drinks, or HK$1,380 for premium option
5/20 The Grill, The Grand Hyatt
What: The Grill's al fresco brunch offering is the perfect option for soaking up the sunshine. Served poolside––with fans and shade available for when temperatures soar––guests can indulge in a selection of seafood on ice, chargrilled specialties and signature homemade desserts. A free-flow drink package is also available.
When: Saturdays and Sundays, 11:30am to 3pm
Price: HK$588 for food only; additional HK$288 for free-flow house red and white wine and beer, or $518 for Champagne
What: Hutong's Feng Wei brunch showcases a range of dim sum dishes and northern Chinese specialities. Set against the backdrop of Hong Kong's stunning skyline, the 28th floor location offers picture-perfect views that guarantee to wow. All intended to be shared with the table for a celebratory feast, dishes include poached shrimp and minced pork wontons; crispy duck spring rolls; crispy soft-shell crab with Sichuan dried chill; and egg yolk custard and diced apple spring rolls––all washed down with free-flow Champagne and speciality cocktails.
When: Saturday and Sundays, 12pm to 3pm
Price: HK$688 for food and free-flow prosecco; HK$788 to include Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin NV and special cocktails, HK$888 for Ruinart, Blanc de Blancs Brut NV, and HK$988 for Ruinart, Rosé NV (free-flow limited to two hours)
What: Found just one floor above Hutong, Aqua's brunch experience offers the same exquisite city views, paired with delectable Japanese-Italian cuisine and plenty of drinks. The signature ‘Because Brunch’ begins with an antipasti spread, followed by fresh sashimi, a selection of the restaurant’s signature Italian and Japanese dishes and an Italian dessert platter.
For the ultimate treat, Aqua also offers the special 'Press for Champagne Brunch' which features an array of culinary delights alongside free-flow Dom Pérignon Vintage 2010.
When: Saturday and Sundays, 12pm to 3pm
Price: 'Because Brunch': HK$788 for food and free-flow Champagne, HK$888 to include cocktails; 'Press for Champagne Brunch': HK$1,888 to include food, free-flow Dom Pérignon Vintage 2010 and cocktails.
What: Set in its laid-back al fresco terrace, Ruam's weekend brunch will have you feeling far away from the bustling Wan Chai streets. Serving a selection of Thai street food favourites such as papaya salad, red duck curry and dessert roti with chocolate and banana, the set includes sharing starts and one sharing main per person, with the option to add on free-flow beer, wine, prosecco and more.
When: Saturday and Sundays, 11:30am to 3pm
Price: HK$248 for food; additional HK$248 for two-hours free-flow house wines, prosecco, Singha lager, Thai iced tea, juice and coffee
What: Get a taste of India with Chaiwala's colourful weekend brunch. Showcasing a range of dishes from across the country, the menu offers everything from tandoori dishes and freshly made dosas, to rich curries served with rice and roti, a choice of biryani and street food-inspired starters. To keep the jovial atmosphere alive, the brunch concludes with a cotton candy station and can be complemented further by either free-flow lassis or prosecco, wines, beer and gin and tonics.
When: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, 12pm to 2:30pm
Price: HK$298 for food, additional HK$180 for alcohol free-flow, or HK$120 for lassi free-flow
10/20 208 Duecento Otto
What: Fans of 208 Duecento Otto's hearty lunch spread and weekday happy hour will love its weekend brunch. Featuring cold cuts, Italian cheeses, breads, salads and more, guests can feast to their hearts content on the ample buffet, before opting for mains that include daily pastas, seafood and meat dishes. When it comes to dessert, favourites such as panna cotta and tiramisu are a must ordrer.
When: Saturday and Sundays, 12pm to 2pm
Price: HK$368 for buffet only; HK$498 to include buffet, main course and dessert; additional HK$200 for two-hours of free-flow wine, prosecco and beer
11/20 Kaum at Potato Head
What: If you're missing travelling, Kaum's weekend brunch is the ideal choice to feel far away from the daily grind. The Indonesian spread features a range of sharing dishes, including the likes of Gado Gado, Nasi Goreng and more. The menu also features a dessert of Kueh Lumpur––an Indonesian mud cake with coconut milk, served with marinated mix berries––with free-flow drinks a must.
When: Saturdays, Sunday and public holidays, 11am to 3pm
Price: HK$398 for food; additional HK$298 for two-hours free-flow drinks, or HK$398 for three-hours
12/20 Taqueria Super Macho
What: Get the Baja vibes flowing with Taqueria Super Macho's monthly brunch, featuring sharing plates, tacos and drinks. Taking place on the second Sunday of every month, this brunch promises to be worth the wait, with dishes on offer including grilled chicken tostadas; habenero-marinated steak taco; chilaquiles rojos and more. Expect plenty of cold beers and pitchers of Margaritas.
When: Every second Sunday of the month, from 12pm
Price: HK$448, inclusive of free-flow drinks
What: Pirata's Italian brunch offers value for money, free-flow drinks and hearty fare. Sharing starters include fried calamari and 'My Mama's Meatballs', with mains on offer such as roasted lamb shank; eggplant parmigiana; orecchiette with sausage and n'duja and more. Along with free-flow drinks, freshly made desserts of panna cotta, tiramisu and semifreddo round out the brunch.
When: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, 11am to 2pm
Price: HK$298 for food, additional HK$180 for two-hours free-flow house wines, beers, prosecco and bellinis
14/20 La Vache
What: If you're in the mood for steak frites, La Vache is where to book. Serving USDA Prime rib-eye steak and golden frites, the monthly weekend brunch takes things up a notch with unlimited servings on offer, alongside free-flow wines and bubbles. A party atmosphere is guaranteed with a live DJ in residence all afternoon.
When: First Sunday of the month, from 12pm
Price: $688, inclusive of free-flow house wine
What: The colloquial term for 'good morning' in Japanese, TokyoLima's 'Ohayou Brunch' promises to start your weekend right. Specialising in Nikkei, the menu kick starts with a coffee-based cocktail, before moving onto tempting dishes of ceviche, salads, your choice of mains and sharing desserts. Take your brunch to the next level by adding on free-flow sake and Normandy oysters.
When: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, 11am to 2pm
Price: HK$398 fo food, additional HK$180 for free-flow sake, house wines and select cocktails
What: Harbour views, flowing Champagne and fine food make for a recipe for success at Hue's weekend brunch. Located in the Hong Kong Museum of Art, the brunch features modern Australian-inspired starters to share, a main of your choice, and is finished with a decadent dessert. Guests can also upgrade their Hue experience with two hours of free-flow Taittinger Champagne, wines and Bloody Marys.
When: Saturdays and Sundays, from 11am
Price: HK$400 for food, additional HK$360 for two-hours of free-flow Taittinger Champagne, wines and Bloody Marys
What: Whether you're after hearty Americana breakfast dishes, or a traditional British Sunday roast, Kinship's weekend brunch serves up both. Pleasing all parties, the menu features a selection of seasonal sharing starters, before moving onto a choice of mains: including the roast of the day with all the trimmings; banana pancakes with Bourbon maple syrup; and shrimp and grits with shellfish sauce. Additional dishes including avocado toast or pastrami salmon eggs Benedict can also be added, as well as free-flow house beers, wines and gin and tonics.
When: Saturday and Sundays, 11:30am to 4pm
Price: HK$398 for food, additional HK$198 for free-flow house drinks
What: Central's contemporary Japanese izakaya, Silencio, merges the world of Japanese cuisine and live music with its weekend 'Jazzakaya Brunch'. Set against the restaurant's lively ambience, the Champagne-fuelled brunch includes servings of unlimited seafood, tempura and yakitori, followed by a choice of main course and signature desserts.
When: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, 12pm to 6pm
Price: HK$588 for food, additional HK$200 for two-hours free-flow house wines and sakes; HK$300 for Bernard Lonclas NV Champagne; HK$400 for Bernard Lonclas Blanc de Blancs NV Champagne; HK$1,500 for Dom Perignon 2008 Champagne
19/20 Madame Fu
What: Set against the historical backdrop of Tai Kwun, Madame Fu's brunch delights with unlimited Peking duck, a dim sum trolley and free-flow drinks. Choose to enjoy yours on the al fresco verandah, or dine in one of the restaurants various rooms––from the pretty in pink lounge to the sophisticated main restaurant––all while dining on dishes including crystal shrimp dumplings; Madame Fù’s char siu bao; “Impossible” mapo tofu; and an ice cream sundae dessert.
When: Saturdays and Sundays, 12pm to 6pm
Price: HK$550 for food and non-alcoholic drinks; HK$750 for two-hours free-flow standard alcoholic drinks, HK$950 for premium
What: Featuring a sashimi selection, fresh oysters, the chef's choice of maki, nigiri and a selection of starters and mains, Honjo's brunch will have lovers of Japanese cuisine in heaven. Though vegetarian diners can also enjoy a specially curated veggie-friendly menu of dishes––with both parties able to partake in the ample drinks offerings.
When: Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, 12pm to 5:30pm (two-hour dining time)
Price: HK$468 for food, additional HK$198 for free-flow sake, house wines, beers and select cocktails