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Peak Cafe Bar

#692 of 6,687 Restaurants in Hong Kong
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, Cafe, European
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9-13 Shelley St | Soho, Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

LITTLE ABOUT THE PLACE: This place is right by the escalator and you can watch people go buy. They had a nice selection of pizza. They had a happy hour so that was good.. DESCRIPTION OF WHAT WE HAD: Meat lover pizza : great Stella on tap GOOD: Happy hour Pizza BAD: Old music

Thank SIrani
Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used to come here over 10 years ago and it was great. The past few years it's gotten more touristy more expensive and tasteless. The food comes cold and at the quality of bad street food. Such a shame. I guess it's ok for a drink though.

Thank franjanu
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went past Peak Cafe a couple of times and was keen to give it a try with friends. The location is terrific and make it a good place to do some people watching over a drink or snack. Would definitely return.

Thank Ozfemale
Petropolis, RJ
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115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just stopped here for a drink while coming down from the mid levels. Good drink, nice decoration, OK prices.

Thank DFM66
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a good bar to visit on a walk down from the the mid levels. We didn't try the food but the drinks are not too expensive for Hong Kong. We went there a couple of times and found the staff very helpful.

Thank Barry M
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Good place for drinks and when seated up front at the bar you'll have the opportunity to watch the public mount the escalator.

Thank iWiebe
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I've never had a proper meal at Peak Cafe Bar. I just go there from time to time for drinks and snacks. This evening I met a friend there. I ordered a freshly squeezed orange juice and an appetiser platter (meatballs, deep fried calamari, samosa and chicken wings). It's a good place to catch up with friends and do some... More 

Thank Egon70
Portland, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Stumbled onto this place while exploring Midlevel SoHo Hong Kong. It is right off the Mid Level Escalator, and it offered a great oasis for beer and food. My pizza was excellent, and my wife's sandwich was very good. Great ambience and an easy ex pat vibe. Apparently a historic hangout from the 40s. Recommended if you're looking for good... More 

Thank Teledawg
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

If the people at the bar had Irish accents you could swear you were in Dublin The place definitely has an Irish feel about it for me as far as the bar and decor goes. Put in a band with a fiddle and a Guiness tap and I was back in Dublin . Anyway, that is my view! But in... More 

Thank GLS54
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Called in for lunch. Welcoming staff, great food, and very good value for money given its location. One of the nicest pizzas I have ever tasted in my life! Great place to sit and watch the world go by.

Thank toyotalondon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Cafe, European
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-13 Shelley St | Soho, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-21406877

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central

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When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is the major financial hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open late into the night and there just happens to be a street party every weekend. Although everything seems to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of quiet, hidden gems. Nestled between office towers are wet markets and some of the city’s oldest restaurants dating back to the 1960s. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Retreat from the crowds by exploring beautifully restored historical buildings and even a green oasis of botanical gardens.
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