Afternoon Tea | The Upper House Hong Kong

21264146875_4221149276_cMy favorite thing to do in HK is having afternoon tea. No other city in Asia does it quite as well. We’ve checked out the afternoon tea service at all the major hotels including the Intercontinental Hong Kong, Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, Island Shangri-La, The Langham, The Ritz-Carlton (the original and a limited run chocolate tea collaboration). Posts to come on Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Peninsula Hong Kong, different versions of afternoon tea at Intercontinental Hong Kong, and Four Seasons Hong Kong. But! For today. To get to afternoon tea at The Upper House

20643131273_1d646afeca_c…take the elevator to the 49th floor…

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Hong Kong | Tea Lunch at Lung King Heen

16281286320_2cfc33ce93_cOne of my favorite things about Hong Kong dining is that all great Chinese restaurants run exquisite tea programs. They do so without making a big deal out of it. It’s a show but there’s no excess. Every move in presentation and service, and every tea on the menu has a purpose.  It doesn’t feel like they’re trying too hard. It feels natural. And the tea is always steeped just right.

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