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Ground Floor Shop,27-39 Aquilar St. Lan Kwai Fong Central, Hong Kong, China
852-25218714
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Dining options: Drinks, Late Night

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Just the place we needed !

Lots of bars around in D'Aguilar street, but this was the only one that had Guinness on tap ... and that is exactly what we wanted on a warm Friday afternoon. The food was excellent, the burger was as good as any that you can expect in US...we found the staff very friendly too ... but as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Lots of bars around in D'Aguilar street, but this was the only one that had Guinness on tap ... and that is exactly what we wanted on a warm Friday afternoon. The food was excellent, the burger was as good as any that you can expect in US...we found the staff very friendly too ... but as expensive as any... More 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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27 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Great American diner, which has all the good stuff. If you got some time to kill, and you are looking for some comfort food, it is well worth a visit. The bathroom was an absolute mess though.

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Hong Kong, China
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We had received a few coupons for Al's Diner from our serviced flat. I had an appointment on the same street so took the opportunity to look for Al's - it was the one with no one inside (or out for that matter) except the staff and one patron. The rest of the bars were filling up yet Al's remained... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Well...a bar that's located in LKF which expat areas. Food was so so.. it's a bar, what do you expect. But it will be very interesting bar when HK 7 is on or football game. It's a great to have a sip of drinks before dinner in this place.

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Guangzhou, China
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10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Having heard about its jello shots, me and a friend went to this place, after saying excuse me 5 times the waiter didn't answer, thinking he only spoke cantonese i asked him to give me 3 shots in cantonese. He looked at me and said " i dont speak cantonese" This is when i figured he was a nepalese. I... More 

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canberra
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Al's Diner is my fav place in LKF. However, heard it might be closed - please let me know. Anyway, great music videos and like the burgers with fries.

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Warwickshire UK
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125 reviews 125 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

AL’s diner is situated at the top of the hill in Lan Kwai Fong District of Hong Kong Island. It is filled with British expats enjoying the booze, 80s retro classics and football when any English teams are playing. It gets busy and boisterous on Fridays and Saturdays with dancing on the tables and a raucous signaling to the hits... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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146 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Neff said, just go for the vodka jelly, and then have another and another . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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37 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

With a great vantage point in the Lan Kwai Fong area, with frontage on to the road and right across from the China Bar, Al's diner has a lot going for it. I did not find the bar to be dirty but I did think the service was desultory; half hearted and without any sense of welcome. So be it.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Tried Als Diner on my visit to Hong Kong. Its well located at the beginning of lan Kwai fong. Great 70's and 80's music along with great food. And drinks. The Vodka jello shots are a signature must try. Will be back

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Address: Ground Floor Shop,27-39 Aquilar St. Lan Kwai Fong Central, Hong Kong, China
Phone Number: 852-25218714
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong Region  >  Hong Kong
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: Ground Floor Shop,27-39 Aquilar St. Lan Kwai Fong Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong Region  >  Hong Kong
  • Phone Number: 852-25218714

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  • Cuisine: American

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