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Chinese New Year Dining and Events in Hong Kong (2023)

Recently updated on January 26th, 2023 at 04:36 am

Reading Time: 6 minutesChinese New Year is approaching and with it comes festive Chinese New Year dining and events in Hong Kong. We will continuously update this info as more events are announced. Bookmark this page so you don’t miss out on any Chinese New Year dining & events in Hong Kong! Gong hey fat choy!

Chinese New Year Dining and Events in Hong Kong

Chinese New Year Floral Jubilation at Discovery Bay

Discovery Bay has some of the best Chinese New Year dining and events in Hong Kong. Check out what’s on offer – from weekend markets to staycation deals and more.

Sunday Market

Check out the Chinese New Year Sunday Market full of family-friendly activities, such as the Mandarin mascot meet and greet, face painting, kids role-playing and story-telling time! Shop for Lunar New Year necessities at the Chinese New Year Sunday Market, where you can stroll through merchants around the DB Plaza with festive calligraphy, origami, paper-cutting, fresh flowers and more to offer. A Mandarin mascot will also be appearing around the market to meet and greet and share new year blessings.

Date: 15 January 2023
Time: 11:00 – 18:00
Location: DB Plaza
Details: https://www.handmadehongkong.com/

“Floral Jubilation” red packets

Redeem your free set of “Floral Jubilation” red packets upon $600 same-day spending and spread prosperity and good fortune to your loved ones. Don’t miss the Year of the Rabbit Celebration Giveaway Game on VisitDiscoveryBay’s Facebook page or Instagram, where you enter to win “Floral Jubilation” red packets by sharing your most creative bunny-relevant new year greeting phrase.

Date: 3 – 21 January 2023
Location: Concierge, DB Plaza
Details: https://www.handmadehongkong.com/

Chinese New Year themed LOST Escape Room

LOST will host two Chinese New Year limited edition escape rooms exclusively for Discovery Bay. Try the “Enchanted Store” and “The Lift” featuring immersive puzzles, explore LOST with your family or friends and unravel the mysteries as a team. There’s also a chance to win a gift from LOST. Also enjoy 10% OFF ticket price upon same-day spending of HK$300 at DB Plaza, D’Deck or DB North Plaza.

Date: 13 – 29 January 2023
Time: 11:00 – 19:00
Location: DB Plaza Shop G11A-1
Tickets: HK$200 per person (all ages, per 45-min session)
Details: https://www.visitdiscoverybay.com/en/whats-hot/

DB Ice Rink

The DB Ice Rink is decorated with peach blossoms and you’ll get a free fortune cookie and a red packet per guest upon entry. You may even receive other surprise offers. Glide into the Lunar New Year with the DB Ice Rink!

Date: 22 – 25 January 2023 (the 1st day to the 4th day of Chinese New Year)
Details: https://www.dbicerink.com/

Auberge Discovery Bay Staycation

Auberge Discovery Bay Hong Kong’s Chinese New Year staycation package will include welcome drinks, buffet breakfast and a Chinese New Year hot pot set dinner for two to mark the beginning of the new year. Packages are from HK $2,688* or above for a one-night stay in Mountain View Room. The two person package also features a buffet breakfast for two and a hot pot set dinner (original price at HK$1,388* for two).

Date: 21 – 24 January 2023
Location: Auberge Discovery Bay Hong Kong
Details: https://www.aubergediscoverybay.com/

Peony Chinese Restaurant

Peony welcomes the Year of the Rabbit with their collection of auspicious New Year set menus and dishes to complement traditional celebrations and joyful family reunions during the Spring Festival. Try exquisite Chinese New Year puddings, including Coconut Pudding, Turnip Pudding with Dried Conpoy and Preserved Meat and Combo Gift Set. Traditional Pot of Fortune is also available for four or eight persons plus much more.

Date: 21 – 29 January 2023
Location: Peony Chinese Restaurant, DB Plaza

Roller Lion Dance Workshop

Get your skates on at The Pulse in Repulse Bay for a Roller Lion Dance Workshop this CNY. Spend $500 or more at The Pulse to redeem a free place on the workshop, organised with We Skate. There will also be a roller pop-up store for those wanting to purchase items.

Date: 28-29 January 2023, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Location: The Pulse, 28 Beach Road, Repulse Bay
Details: https://www.facebook.com/thepulsehk/

Ocean Park Luna Fiesta

Play in the snow at the Snowfield of Prosperity, or take a ride on the 3m snow slides. Visit Lucky Rabbit Village for lots of photo opportunities and enjoy a variety of performances and shows at Ocean Park over Chinese New Year. The ever-popular Ocean Park Glamping also returns with a special CNY programme.

Date: 19 January – 5 February

Dining Options

Radical Chic

radical chic chinese new year dining

From 25 January to 6 February 2022, enjoy a Chinese-inspired, avant-garde Italian dining experience at Radical Chic. For HKD$1,880, enjoy a Chinese-Italian fusion meal that includes pasta dishes with wagyu, dumplings, Sichuan pepper pigeon, grouper fillet and tangerine tarts.

Radical ChicInternational Commerce Centre (ICC), Shop B1, Level 101, 1 Austin Rd W, Tsim Sha Tsui, +852 3618 7880, reservations@radicalchichk.com

Sino Hotels

For Chinese New Year, Sino Hotels is offering two authentic Singaporean delights: the ‘ong lai’ pineapple tart and sambal ikan bilis, dried anchovies, a popular snack in Singapore. You can get any one jar for HKD$117.3 or a combination (any two jars) for HKD$219.3.

Yue

Yue will be hosting a Chinese New Year feast from 1 January to 28 February 2022. The menu features Cantonese classics like roasting suckling pig and braised bird’s nest soup with minced chicken. Plus, enjoy two puddings: Okinawa brown sugar ginger pudding and parma ham turnip cake.

Yue, Level 2, Sheraton Hong Kong Tung Chung Hotel, 9 Yi Tung Road, Tung Chung, Hong Kong, +852 2535 0028

Sexy Crab

sexy crab chinese new year dining menu

Sexy Crab has unveiled its selection of puddings for Chinese New Year 2022. The new additions are the crab roe sticky rice cake and the black truffle turnip cake. The New Year Gift Box with the puddings costs HKD$588.

Sexy Crab will also serve two dinners, called the “Sexy Crab Bang For Luck” Poon Chois. The “Hairy Crab Roe Big Bowl Feast with Fish Maw and Abalone is made for 10 people and comes with 20 hairy crabs, along with cab lid stuffed with double portions of crab roe and Spanish Iberico pork and New Zealand codfish maw. The dinner costs HKD$3,888.

Meanwhile, the “Crab Roe Big Bowl Feast With Fish Maw and Abalone” is made for six people and comes with 12 hairy crabs, soy-braised pork knuckle, black moss along with scallops, braised goose webs in oyster sauce, fresh tiger prawn, braised pork belly and other favourites like steamed chicken, roasted duck and more. The dinner costs HKD$2,888.

Both dinners will be available from 28 January until 7 February 2022.

Sexy Crab, Shop 401A, 4/F, K11 Musea, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, +852 6655 7629, info@expresscatering.com

Mott 32

mott 32 chinese new year dining deal

For Chinese New Year, Mott 32 is serving a menu of specially-crafted dishes that honour the traditions and ingredients of the celebration. Diners can enjoy whole lobster salad with abalone and homemade sauce (HKD$1,280), minced prawn, fish maw, pigeon eggs (HKD$660), deep fried giant prawns with salted egg yolk, sesame and seaweed (HKD$290) and braised duck with taro and plum sauce (HKD$240), among others. For dessert, enjoy the fried arrowhead cake (HKD$220).

Mott 32, Basement, Standard Chartered Bank Building, 4-4A Des Voeux Rd Central, Central, +852 2885 8688, reservations@mott32.com

Chinese New Year Sweet Treats

Besides the Chinese New Year dining options, there are also several options for sweet treats!

Harry’s Kitchen

harry's kitchen chinese new year dining deal

Harry’s Kitchen will be teaching home chefs how to make traditional Chinese New Year cookies, cakes and puddings at K11 MUSEA. From now until 8 February 2022, guests can take part in various classes:

  • the Coco the Milky Koi & Persimmony class, teaching decorative “nian gao” rice cookies, and pineapple shortbread. The 90-minute class costs HKD$980 pp.
  • the Bloom of Happiness & Mandarin of Grace class, instructing learners on how to make fondant butter cupcakes decorated with peach blossom and mandarin orange. The 90-minute class costs HKD$780 pp.
  • the Nutty Triplets class, which will instruct learners on how to make a candy tray of cashew, walnut and almond cookies. The 75-minute class costs HKD$580 pp.
  • the Double Happiness class, aimed at children, will see learners make gingerbread men themed after “The Golden Roar” tiger, or Harry’s signature gingerbread man. The 75-minute class costs HKD$580.
  • the Turnip Cake class will see learners make a cake with white radish, Japanese dried scallops, Japanese dried mushrooms, local Chinese sausages and dried shrimps. The 15-minute costs HKD$1,088.
  • the Water Chestnut Cake with Osmanthus Flower class will see learners make a cake embedded with chopped water chestnuts and osmanthus. The 150-minute class costs HKD$888.

Harry’s Kitchen, B245A, K11 MUSEA, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, +852 5645 1365, hk@harrys-kitchen.com 

The Cakery

Healthy bakery The Cakery has unveiled its Chinese New Year collection of healthy treats, including a red sugar rice pudding, red date pudding and black truffle infused turnip cake. They also have a gift set, which includes five pieces of short date, six pieces of almond thins, three pieces of vegan black sugar ginger cookie and six pieces of vegan milk chocolate with lemonade ginger. They’re also launching a cookie set, a collection of six organic Chinese New Year-themed sugar cookies.

Finally, guests can enjoy The Cakery’s Chinese New Year vegan afternoon tea set, with such treats as Mandarin coconut panna cotta and yuzu tart, black truffle turnip cake, mini earl grey cupcake and gojiberry scones with red date jam.

Chinese New Year dining and events in Hong Kong will be updated. Check back for more!

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