A celebration in a private kitchen in Hong Kong is perfect for those who don’t want to deal with the restaurant crowd. Take your next birthday party or celebratory gathering up a notch by booking one of these unique private dining experiences.
Hong Kong boasts of a variety of private kitchens which makes entertaining guests a breeze! Whether you’re planning your child’s birthday, a friend’s baby shower or your own birthday bash, these places are flexible enough to cater to every occasion. Best of all, there’s no clean-up involved, and because you won’t be busy serving your friends, you get to be the hostess with the mostest! Here is a list of our favourite Hong Kong private kitchens to hold your next soirée.
culinArt – Chef’s private kitchen offering fine dining in Wong Chuk Hang
Fresh produce – from its own fam and sustainable resources – and creative dishes that marry art with food, culinArt offers an innovative chef’s table dining experience, set in a chic and intimate private studio in the heart of the south side. The studio can host from 16 to 36 guests and is a versatile space (complete with a cosy balcony) suitable for everything from small gatherings to birthdays and client dinners. Expect a warm and intimate space, combined with great food and friendly service.
Mention SassyCul100 when booking to enjoy free corkage (except in November and December), welcome drinks are included throughout the year. Valid until Wednesday, 31 July, 2024.
Amtarda — Private kitchen in Hong Kong in a Thai-inspired Clearwater Bay villa
Have you seen those Insta-posts and wondered how your friends escaped to the lush Thai hillside when you thought they were still in Hong Kong? They were probably invited to an epic private party at Amtarda! Hosting groups from 10 to 80 and dishing up an exceptional ten-course Thai tasting menu, all while drinking in the gorgeous Thai-inspired villa with sweeping coastal views, Amtarda has quickly become the place to host your next celebration.
Olive Leaf — Vegan private kitchen in Hong Kong on Lamma Island
Make your way to Lamma Island for a colourful Mediterranean spread that’s all vegan (but no less delicious!). Set in the outdoor garden courtyard of owner and chef, Ayelet Idan, you’ll feel worlds away as you celebrate your next special occasion in this truly private kitchen.
Pomegranate Kitchen – Long-running private kitchen and event space in Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong
A popular private kitchen that doubles as a wedding venue, Pomegranate Kitchen serves family-style menus for anyone and everyone that loves good food. The team here are experts in dishing out Mediterranean, European and Asian cuisines, and all your dietary needs will be taken care of. Pomegranate Kitchen’s indoor space can house 40 people and its cosy outdoor dining area can seat up to 100.
Les Savuers Private Kitchen – French private kitchen in Hong Kong
Elevate your private dining experience with Les Savuers Private Kitchen in Wan Chai. The restaurant boasts movable sound-proof panels so you can be assured of an intimate dining experience whether you are looking for an intimate, romantic, dinner for two, or a bigger party of up to 40 people.
one-thirtyone – Fine dining set in a waterfront village house in Sai Kung
Fine dining meets nostalgia in a homely setting. Reminiscent of a luxury European country retreat, one-thirtyone is a European restaurant with dishes created from locally sourced produce. Great for hosting a larger number of guests, you can reach this truly private kitchen in just 30 minutes from the main city.
Ta Pantry — A hidden private kitchen in Wan Chai
When you want the privacy of home but the hospitality of a restaurant, look to Ta Pantry. It offers up a beautiful private dining experience for up to 20 guests, with attentive service and delicious food. Your guests will be just as impressed by the creative culinary styling of chef and Mama of four Esther Sham, as they are with the intimate dining space.
Chef de Yim Tin — Hong Kong private kitchen on Yim Tin Tsai Island, Sai Kung
Why settle for a private kitchen when you can enjoy your own private island dining experience? Located 15 minutes by sampan from Sai Kung, call ahead and book your friends in for a private, five-course lunch ($580 per person) overlooking the water. There’s even free kayaking on offer! The menu starts at $1,780 per person (for groups of five or more) and includes free kayaking and boat transfers from Sai Kung.
Chef de Yim Tin, Yim Tin Tsai, Sai Kung, New Territories, Sai Kung, 9100 7990
Relish Kitchen – Private event space in Wong Chuk Hang
Many Mamas will be familiar with the catering options from Relish Kitchen. Now the offerings have gotten even better with the opening of its private kitchen in Wong Chuk Hang. The space features unique indoor and outdoor entertaining areas and can take care of everything from the food (of course!) to the decorations, entertainment and more.
More Hong Kong Private Kitchens And Private Dining Event Spaces:
- G Spot Cooking — Italian/ Korean private dining and event space in Sai Ying Pun. www.gspotcookin.com
- Gitone — Artistic Shanghainese private dining in Sai Wan Ho. www.gitone.hk
- Masala Bay — Indian private dining and catering in Clearwater Bay. www.facebook.com/Masala-Bay
- Segreto — Exclusive Italian private kitchen in Central. www.segretoprivatekitchen.com
- That Yellow House — Malaysian-French fusion cuisine served at a private kitchen in Sai Kung. www.thatyellowhouse.com
Editor’s Note: “Hong Kong Private Kitchens” was most recently updated in July 2023 by Fashila Kanakka.