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VaBene

17-22 Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong, China (Central)
852-28455577
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Ranked #253 of 4,201 restaurants in Hong Kong
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Central
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English first
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The restaurant was recomended to me and I went with my clients. Dirty bathrooms,food very poor quality and not great service. NEVER EVE AGAIN.

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Hong Kong, China
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41 reviews 41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

My wife had been looking forward to this but it turned out to be very disappointing. After being seated thereafter had to signal waiters to get attention yet the restaurant was only half full. I had turbot which was covered with a one cm thick covering of tomato sauce which completely obscured the flavour of the Turbot. My wife had... More

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Hong Kong, China
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I am visiting Va Bene regularly for over 10 years and what I like the most is that the quality of food, drinks and also service have been consistent all these years. Jack the restaurant owner takes good care of his clients and some of the staff have been there for years. Chef Giuseppe visits the tables regularly to check... More

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Hong Kong, China
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Va Bene, I've been visiting for few times, every time I had impressive experience on their creative dishes and great food! I have no surprise about their amazing dishes as their Chef Giuseppe always approached customers' tables and check how's the food and get the comments for improving! this is also what I appreciate about the Chef as I know... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

Stop here you won't regret it. Whether you want a rack of lamb, veal , cooked to perfection, or the prefect pasta, start with the perfect bottle of wine for a large party or a glass of single malt. Have a salad or some delicious cheese. All while enjoying the perfect ambiance of VaBene. Jack the owner wi no doubt... More

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Gibraltar
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

We visited VaBene Italian restaurant on recommendation from our hotel. It is situated in one of the busiest streets in Central, Hong Kong. The restaurant was quite empty when we arrived but after about half an hour it was completely full. We had Margarita cocktails to start with which were really very good indeed. The starters were grilled octopus, very... More

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Hertfordshire
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

I was part of a group of 8 for dinner in this restaurant. The food was very good and a very comprehensive menu. The waiter was attentive, the service was very good. The atmosphere was good also. If you are in the area, and I admit there are many restaurants in this area, this one is well worth a visit.... More

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Issaquah, Washington
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54 reviews 54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

After two weeks of Chinese food we were ready for a break. The JW Marriott hotel recommended VaBene. We had a great, but expensive Italian meal. The setting with the white table clothes and attentive service was just what we needed to relax and enjoy a very good (splurge) meal. We started with the artichoke appetizer…a little on the skimpy... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Really fantastic food - great quality and good service. Quite pricing and meals are expensive but the food does deliver on this. Great selection of wines as well. Worth the visit for Italian fine dining in Hong Kong.

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Hong Kong, China
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

VaBene is amazing restaurant in Hong Kong. The Chef Giuseppe is so sweet and kind with clients. I had pasta with Italian vongole and for started I order squid with Pistachio cream.... top food. I Enjoyed the sea food dish, was so lovely found cool restaurant where you can taste Italian delicious. We had a great dinner there, from the... More

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