Suave, charming, easy on the eyes and doesn’t mind showing off a little dough… Say hello to Mano, the city’s newest all day café and restaurant, beckoning you to come in for a delicious rendezvous.
Housed in 4000-square foot designer digs, complete with urban interiors, exposed light bulbs, café tables, and an open-view kitchen, this is the sumptuous café and easy takeaway spot that Central has been waiting for.
Mornings start with freshly made Danish pastries, brioche, cakes and stone-baked bread straight out of the oven, not to mention coffee with a serious kick, made by baristas trained by the famed London Creative Coffee Company.
At lunchtime, breeze through the shining glass doors and choose from an ever-changing array of fresh salads, veggies, pastas and mains to pile in to your bowl du jour. Whether you choose Roasted butternut squash with hazelnuts, sage and white grapes, Traditional Egyptian Fatoush salad with cucumber, lettuce, tomatoes, watercress and Sumac, Catalan lentil salad with green and red capsicum and Belotta ham, or Spelt pasta with courgettes, cauliflower and red basil, each savoury and delicious bite with make memories of any other local salad spot quickly fade away.
Dinner is a more elaborate affair, with starters like Burrata with vine cherry tomatoes, mint and truffle oil, and Seared duck liver with Viking salt, Granny Smith apples, pea sprouts, aged balsamic, olive oil and caviar. Follow this with mains like Pan seared Tasmanian salmon with fennel, mint, and lime salad, beetroot dressing and black volcanic salt, and Grilled Black Angus beef sirloin with parmesan mash, baked onions and parsley dressing, along with organic wines and Salted caramel millefeuille for dessert.
If you’re hungry for something a bit unexpected…the town’s newest hottie awaits!
G/F, L Place
139 Queen’s Road
Central, Hong Kong
+852 2384 7339