Kennedy Town | Selfie your little heart out at the nearby Instagram Pier, the tram line or the waterside. Enjoy the endless parade of pets and animal lovers. Or simply take a leisurely stroll. You’ll surely delight in this district’s right-before-our-very-eyes transformation from its history as a cattle depot and slaughterhouse, into the trendy ‘hood it is today.
When exploring Kennedy Town, remember to do so with the ENTERTAINER. From boozy brunch, takeaway craft beer to dinner and drinks, buy one get one free offers abound. Here are our Top 5 picks.
Weekend Drinks Tips in Kennedy Town
Shop 2, New Fortune House, 2-5 New Praya
This is probably the busiest spot for brunch in Kennedy Town, and with good reason. As the name indicates, it’s super close to the water – literally just across the road. There’s an outdoor seating area that’s popular with pet owners and young families. The vibe on weekends is street party-esque. Bring a few – or several! – friends along. Brunch is buy one get one free on the ENTERTAINER, which you just have to pair with a drink offer, natch.
Offer: Bottle of House Beverage
Estimated Savings: $400
78 Catchick Street
You don’t always need to pay a premium +10% service charge for drinks. There’s a cool spot along New Praya where you can chill with your friends as you sit on benches overlooking the sea. The view’s best enjoyed with a tipple or two. Head over to the end of the eponymous tram line and take your pick from this independent store’s huge selection of craft beer, spirits and wine. Give Yeastie Boys a try. Brewed in New Zealand, it’s the brainchaild of award-winning ‘beer activists’ Stu McKinlay and Sam Possenniskie.
Offer: Save $54 on All Yeastie Boys Beer
Shop A-C, G/F, May Sun Building, 55-57 Catchick Street
If you’re craving aphrodisiacal molluscs, you’ll surely delight at Gioia’s oysters specials. Its menu is brimming with Italian and Spanish dishes centred around the eponymous charcoal grill. We also love that this intimate restaurant is on the tram line and sits within an aged tong lau. Main courses are buy one get one free on the ENTERTAINER. So enjoy your meal with a glass of wine or two – also buy one get one free. You’re welcome.
Offer: House Beverage
Estimated Savings: $48
G/F, 1-5 Smithfield
Shiba specialises in grilled skewers (kushiyaki) featuring a sake bar with more than 30 different sakes. If you’re feeling adventurous, try also their as craft beers with unique flavours such as wasabi and white truffle. The beer is directly imported from Niigata Prefecture and the skewers are meticulously grilled by their experienced chefs. Did someone say ‘multisensory’?
Offer: House Beverage
Estimated Savings: $68
70 Catchick Street
We at ENTERTAINER HK HQ love this place so much. Comfort food that hits the spot, friendly staff, and that magical indoor-outdoor environment that makes us want to just hang out and be lazy for hours. This is our default watering hole in Kennedy Town, especially since they’ve got a BOGOF bottle of wine offer on the app. As the song goes, a little party never killed nobody…
Offer: Bottle of House Wine
Estimated Savings: $298
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