Looking for an Alibi: Spanish family Sunday brunch at Cordis, Mong Kok!

Accidental Tai-Tai Alibi Cordis Hotel Brunch

We recently headed over to Mong Kok and the newly rebranded Cordis Hotel (previously known as Langham Place) to test-drive Sunday brunch with the kids at Alibi – Wine, Dine, Be Social (to give it its full and cumbersome name).Alibi, as … Continue reading

Eat, drink and explore Tai O with kids: The definitive family guide!

Accidental Tai-Tai Tai O With Kids

As with seemingly anywhere in Asia that has canals, the internet optimistically proclaims the sleepy Lantau village of Tai O to be the “Venice of the Orient”. Hmm. So, while I don’t want to overstate Tai O’s charms, it does … Continue reading

Yum Yum Yamm! Brunch with kids at The Mira Hong Kong

As with traditional afternoon tea, the boozy brunch buffet is a Hong Kong institution, perfect for those who have a reasonable disposable income, hours of leisure time to while away of a weekend and a robust tolerance to daytime drinking – i.e. people … Continue reading

Baumhaus Wan Chai review: From tiny acorns…

For a city seemingly full of small children, there are surprisingly few places in Hong Kong to hang out with young kids. Rosie Jean’s on Caine Road is a good bet, as is Café 8 as it has plenty of … Continue reading

Pull Shapes! Pizza with the family at Motorino Soho

Fact: everyone loves pizza (quiet, you at the back). But not every pizza is made equal and over the years we’ve weathered the various disappointments of soggy bases, processed plasticky cheese and frankly horrifying toppings (Pizza Hut Hong Kong, I’m looking … Continue reading

Kid-friendly brunch Kowloon-side at Grand Central, Elements

So we may have missed the 4th of July, but we figured we’d make up for it by paying tribute to our cousins from across the pond in the best way we know how – by stuffing ourselves silly with … Continue reading

Holy Crêpe! La Crêperie’s new restaurant opens in Causeway Bay

(I know, but it was that or “Galette me entertain you”, so it really could’ve been worse.) Along with my good friend and fellow slave to the salted caramel Miss J, I am a big fan of La Crêperie – … Continue reading

The Diner review: family brunch on Arbuthnot Road

Due to my extremely advanced maternal years (thanks again for that, friendly OBGYNs of Hong Kong!), I recently had to spend a delightful Saturday morning having a Oral Glucose Tolerance Test over at Queen Mary in Pokfulam. This venerable HK … Continue reading

Café 8 review: Kid-friendly eats with a Hong Kong skyline view!

Last weekend, Baby T-T and I headed into town for an adventure day, and decided to break up our museum/open top bus/ferry/shopping fun with a spot of light refreshment at Café 8 in Central. It’s strange that on the three … Continue reading

Mavericks – family friendly beachside dining in Pui O, Hong Kong!

Mavericks Pui O Accidental Tai-Tai

Hong Kong or Hawaii? Well, maybe that’s stretching it a little, but The Family T-T rocked up to South Lantau’s newest hangout, Mavericks, over the holiday weekend for a little post-paddle refreshment and were really impressed by the totally rad surf-shack vibe. Sadly, … Continue reading