HK – Kennedy Town

Miss Saigon Vietnamese Cuisine: So much oil.

Miss Saigon Vietnamese Cuisine… play the music! They’re called bui-doi… the dust of life… Conceived in hell… and born in strife. Such was the first thought I had when I saw the name – a song from the musical Miss Saigon by Claude-Michel Schönberg et al.  Then I remembered the scene in the musical where a bunch of Vietnamese bar girls / prostitutes compete for the title of “Miss Saigon”.  Yes, it’s never a bad idea to research more extensively when picking a name.  Not…

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The Pierside: No fish pier nearby, but who cares when the lobsters are good?

Having had two rather mediocre, yet un-cheap, meals in Macau, we were in need of a good dinner. Fortunately we had a reservation for dinner at Pierside – we feared it would be difficult to secure a table had we not book, and that proved to be right. They were quite fully booked for the night. The shop is located near Piccolo pizzaria on Davis Street, where the old Bistronomique shop used to be. The shop maintained the high floor…

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