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Clipper Lounge

#211 of 6,713 Restaurants in Hong Kong
Certificate of Excellence
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5 Connaught Road | Central, Hong Kong 000000, China
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+852 2825 4007
06:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:30 - 22:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had the seafood dinner buffet in the Clipper Lounge and was impressed with the extensive seafood selection available. There is a range of other dishes available to cater for everyone's tastes and the dessert buffet has many options to choose from. The staff are very attentive and helpful and our used plates were cleared quickly as we were at the... More 

Thank Sebastian B
Hong Kong, China
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26 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our table sat in between a lot of tables which means we have difficulty to get in and out. I order the Hainan chicken rice which is their signature dish. I order a dark meat which suppose not tough. The chicken were too dry. The chichen portion was very small. It looked big at the beginning and found out a... More 

Thank Rachel T
Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst staying at The Mandarin we went down to breakfast at 09.30 to face a restaurant close to meltdown. For $350/person plus tax we enjoyed the privilege of standing in a queue for 20 minutes waiting to be seated whilst other people at the other entrance (so we discovered) pushed themselves forward to secure tables. Once seated we spent the... More 

Thank StewartRobert
Singapore, Singapore
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26 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent trip to Hong Kong, I dropped by the Mandarin Oriental for a bite to eat. Frequent readers of my reviews know I'm a huge fan of MO, especially the Singapore MO so I was excited to experience the original MO if only for a short time. It was late afternoon and not typical dining hours so I... More 

Thank ElizabethPTrip
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant enough experience. Nice calm atmosphere to chat over tea and cakes. We arrived a little early for our reservation but waiting staff were very accommodating seating us at a free table immediately. Service was generally very good, again staff offering some flexibility. We asked for some vegetarian alternatives for the finger sandwiches & they offered alternatives without hesitation. Selection... More 

Thank P L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had gone there many times before, food and service was always excellent, but last time we decided to ask them if they could prepare gluten free pancake for us (as there are such a big selection of food there already, we used to just skip all the bread and pancake/waffle section). And it was the best gluten free pancake... More 

Thank Sammy L
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Came with my son and young grandson for Sunday brunch. The service was very good, the grandson was very well looked after and the food was excellent. The coffee was very tasty too, worth a visit but not cheap.

Thank Notdunroaming
MOHKG, Manager at Clipper Lounge, responded to this review

Dear Notdunroaming, Thank you for visiting Clipper Lounge with your family members for Sunday brunch. I was happy to read that you were impressed with the service from my team and that your grandson was well taken care of. Thank you for enjoying your time at our Sunday brunch, and we look forward to welcoming you again for another visit... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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68 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Stopped in for lunch after shopping. Service was excellent and the food was very tasty. Wine list is adequate but not extensive. Would return.

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Thank Evelyn C
MOHKG, Manager at Clipper Lounge, responded to this review

Dear Evelyn C, Thank you very much for choosing to visit Clipper Lounge this past January and for your kind words. I was happy to read that you enjoyed both our food and service, and we look forward to welcoming you back again at some of our restaurants, hopefully in the near future. With my warm regards Jean-Philippe Moser Hotel... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We were keen to try high tea at the Clipper Lounge because we love British high tea and collectively we have tried a few well-known places in Hong Kong, London, and other places internationally. This was by far the worst high tea experience we've had, both in terms of food and decor. We were "traumatized" by how bad it was.... More 

Thank espressotea
MOHKG, Manager at Clipper Lounge, responded to this review

Dear espressotea, Thank you very much for visiting Clipper Lounge and for sharing your important feedback with us. I was disappointed after reading your comments that we did not live up to your expectations. It is certainly not the impression we want to leave you with. Please allow me to offer my sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused. Your feedback... More 

Hong Kong, China
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I had a very delighted and enjoyable christmas lunch buffet in clipper lounge. Food are great, nice and delicious, and most importantly, staff there are super helpful, attentive, considerate and professional, especially Chris Li and Paul Kwong. They have provided excellent quality of service which made me and my family felt so warm. Thank you for that :)

Thank jasminelamlam
MOHKG, Manager at Clipper Lounge, responded to this review

Dear jasminelamlam, Thank you very much for visiting Clipper Lounge and for sharing your kind words with us. I was delighted to read that you spent a lovely afternoon with us enjoying our Christmas Lunch Buffet and that our team was able to take good care of you. I have conveyed your heartfelt compliments to our team, especially to Chris... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
International, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Valet Parking, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Connaught Road | Central, Hong Kong 000000, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: +852 2825 4007
Whether it's Sunday champagne brunch in Hong Kong or a 5-star dinner buffet with the family, the Clipper Lounge is where the city's social elite come to meet.

While popular for breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets, as well as our Sunday champagne brunch Hong Kong locals love, the Clipper Lounge is best known for afternoon tea. Elegantly presented on silver stands, the spread includes delicacies such as finger sandwiches, sweets, scones and our signature rose-petal jam. We also offer extremely popular seasonal themed teas, taking inspiration from the worlds of fashion, art and culture.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central

Neighbourhood Profile
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is the major financial hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open late into the night and there just happens to be a street party every weekend. Although everything seems to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of quiet, hidden gems. Nestled between office towers are wet markets and some of the city’s oldest restaurants dating back to the 1960s. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Retreat from the crowds by exploring beautifully restored historical buildings and even a green oasis of botanical gardens.
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