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The Peak Lookout

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121 Peak Road, The Peak, Hong Kong, China
Name/address in local language
+852 2849 1000
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10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri 10:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat 8:30 am - 1:00 am
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Arlington, Virginia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere couldn't have been nicer! We had the set menu to celebrate American Thanksgiving, and it was really good -- some non-standard takes on traditional ingredients, which made the meal even more special. A lovely time in a cozy, beautiful setting. We went up before dark to be sure to see the views -- outstanding.

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Thank Carolyn H
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the surrounding of Peak Lookout especially on a beautiful sunny day sitting outside in the garden/terrace. Also love the interior with old Chinese house architecture and a fireplace though put into dormant. The food quality is very mediocre, service is slow but the environment is unique.

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Thank Mary N
New York City, New York
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say how this restaurant does for a small party but we had over 100 people for a business group dinner and I thought they did an excellent job. The food was very good for mass quantities and the restaurant itself is charming with a pretty outdoor space. It seems like it could be romantic if you were seated... More 

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United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the peak lookout for dinner with a friend last month and on arrival i explained to the staff i have a severe fish allergy so to check i was OK to eat there as my food cannot come into contact with fish or be fried in the same oil. I was told categorically that this would not be a... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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234 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was nothing special, We were part of a large group which may have detracted from the experience. Meals were pre ordered. The food was fairly tasteless. Beers were cold. Nothing to really recommend it.

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Tokyo, Japan
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106 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easily one of my favourite restaurants in HK. If the weather is good make sure you reserve a table outside on the terrace. The evening atmosphere is quite magical. Menu is huge and making a selection is always difficult. I selected a small steak with a few side veggies. Perfectly cooked and served hot hot. After dinner we had an... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant must be a gold mine for its owners - the tourists keep pouring in. Unfortunately, knowing they can fill the tables come what may means they don't need to try and they know it. We used to go to the Peak Cafe in the 1990s. It was always a treat to sit in the garden in the sun... More 

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Thank Peter K
Lake Oswego, OR
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's not cheap and the food is only ok, but take a breather under the banyan tree and enjoy the cool mountain breeze with a pint of Hoogarrten.

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Thank mstickler
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Contrary to the reviews about issues with service, I had an EXCEPTIONAL experience with the staff and management of The Peak Lookout. At the restaurant itself, Managers Simon and Cold were very helpful, providing us with suggestions and rendering help whenever needed for the proposal.They even got a contractor to fix the light bulb at the spot where I wanted... More 

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Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

The thing about the Peak lookout restaurant is that once you've chugged up to the Peak on the tram and goggled at the - admittedly awesome - views there is nothing much else to do. Actually, that's wrong, you can go for a walk on one of the trails around the area but if you are looking for somewhere to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $77
Cuisine
European, Asian, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
8:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Peak Road, The Peak, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong
  • Phone Number: +852 2849 1000
Description
Situated above the city overlooking Pokfulam Country Park and the South China Sea, The Peak Lookout is a Hong Kong landmark with unique character. The restaurant, having served generations of patrons including both locals and visitors, offers fine food within an elegant heritage house seeped in rich history. This Grade II historic building, typifying 'East meets West' architecture, first began offering light refreshments in 1947 and continues to serve a wide range of international dishes of exceptional quality. The Peak Lookout recently reopened its doors following a stylish redesign, which includes the introduction of a contemporary raised terrace, ensuring a relaxed ambience ideal for al fresco dining. The restaurant's stunning location and natural surroundings means it offers guests a different experience each visit, depending on the time of year.

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