Tsim Chai Kee Michelin Bib Gourmand Noodles, Best in Hong Kong?

Tsim Chai Kee or Mak’s Noodles – that was the question we had to decide. After doing research on the best wanton noodles in Hong Kong, these are the two that seemed to be at the top of most of the reviews. Since we have tried Mak’s Noodles in Singapore, we decided that we should try the Tsim Chai Kee wanton noodles which received a Bib Gourmand award in the 2019 Michelin Guide Hong Kong. With limited time and meals, our quest was to try to find the best wanton noodles in Hong Kong.

Tsim Chai Kee Hong Kong
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Lunch at Caprice Hong Kong – 3 Michelin Star Restaurant in the Four Seasons

Caprice Hong Kong is a French restaurant in the Four Seasons Hotel in Central Hong Kong. Located within the International Finance Centre (IFC) Complex, it is situated at the edge of water on Hong Kong Island and has a clear view of Kowloon on the other side. Caprice HK is one of seven 3-star Michelin restaurants in Hong Kong listed in the 2019 Michelin Guide. Of these, only two are French restaurants. The other one is L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon. We had lunch at Caprice Hong Kong during our recent trip to the Fragrant Harbour.

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Lunch at Yan Toh Heen, 2 Michelin Star Chinese Restaurant in Hong Kong

The walk to top Chinese restaurant in Hong Kong, Yan Toh Heen through the corridors of the Intercontinental Hotel felt like a scene from a sci-fi movie. Walking through the narrow futuristic corridor built up our anticipation of our lunch at Yan Toh Heen restaurant, a 2-star Michelin Chinese restaurant that is also ranked 20 out of 12.100 restaurants in Hong Kong by TripAdvisor.

The walk to Yan Toh Heen restaurant, Hong Kong
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Steirereck Restaurant Vienna – 2 Michelin stars and #14 in the world

We came across the Steirereck Restaurant when we were researching what to eat in Vienna.  It is listed No. 14 in the Best 50 Restaurants in the World 2018 and has two Michelin Stars in the Michelin Guide Vienna 2018. It is also a member of Les Grandes Tables du Monde, an association of the top restaurants in the world. The Singapore restaurants represented in this group are Les Amis and Odette. Steirereck Restaurant is certainly in good company. On TripAdvisor, it is listed as #36 of 3,862 restaurants in Vienna. It was an easy decision to include it as one of the top restaurants to try during our visit to Vienna.

 Steirereck Restaurant Vienna
Steirereck Restaurant, Vienna

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Paste Bangkok – Michelin Star Restaurant by Asia’s Best Female Chef

Paste Bangkok was one of the best restaurants in Bangkok that we tried during a recent trip to the Thai capital. On its website, Paste describes itself as a restaurant “… serving stunning dishes representative of heirloom Thai cuisine“. Paste Bangkok is helmed by Thai Chef Bee Satongun and her husband, Australian-born Chef Jason Bailey who opened their first outlet of Paste Bangkok Thai restaurant in 2013. They have won a number of culinary awards, including One Star in the Michelin Guide Bangkok 2018 and Best Female Chef 2018 by Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants.

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