It’s that time of the year! No, not Christmas! Halloween! 2020 has been pretty glum this year but your favorite bars and restaurants are ready to raise your spirits with Halloween inspired deals and concepts. From Money Heist inspired to The Godfather themed, Hong Kong’s F&B industry has been flooding their creative juices this season to bring you the best Halloween it has to offer. If you’re looking for a fright, check out these banger Halloween deals and parties to beguile at night.
The Dispensary invites you to ‘The Vault Lockdown Party’
When: 9PM till late, 29th October
Where: The Dispensary, Tai Kwun, Central
How much: Free entry for guests who dress in haunting attire
The Dispensary is celebrating Halloween a tad-bit earlier this year to get you into the spooky mood! On Thursday, 29th October, The Dispensary is hosting a Vault Lockdown Party, inspired by the Spanish Netflix show that took the world by storm “Money Heist” – also known as La Casa de Papel. Immerse yourself in the scenes of a dramatic bank robbery where you will witness a team of Dali-masked misfits attempting to steal millions of dollars.
You can also enjoy a special guest appearance from Hong Kong’s beverage specialist Alberto Aldave who will play the role of the elusive El Pprofessor behind the bar. The cocktail of the evening will be Dali; the blood-red concoction is crafted with vodka, homemade lemongrass cordial, honey, lime and pineapple juice topped with a haunting masked figure. This exclusive cocktail can be won when you participate in the “Money Heist” trivia quiz.
Just like the movie The Godfather at Stockton
When: 4PM till Midnight, 31st October
Where: Stockton, Central
How much: HK$118 for The Godfather
Soak in all the charisma at Stockton for ‘The Godfather’ themed evening of suits, cigars, and whisky this Halloween. Inspired by the most epic gangster film in American film history, we can’t help but think how appropriate this concept is for Stockton! With Stockton’s classic furniture, antiques and historical artifacts, you’ll feel like you’re part of the movie!
Down a dark alleyway on Wyndham Street, Stockton will be serving no other than The Godfather cocktail as a signature for the night. A drink made of Scotch Whisky and Amaretto with a Stockton twist, its a drink surely any crime boss will enjoy! If you’re up for it, free rounds of shots will be given to anyone dressed for the festivities – an offer you can’t refuse.
Stockton; 32 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong; +852 2565 5268
Embark on a Haunted Harbour Cruise with Aqua Luna
When: 6:30PM till 9:30PM, 31st October 15, 2020
Where: Victoria Harbour, starting from Central or Tsim Sha Tsui
How much: HK$400 for 1 hour of free flow or 2-hours for HK$680 per person.
For one night only, Hong Kong’s iconic Aqua Luna will transform into a floating ship of terrors housing dastardly ghouls and pirates for a Halloween experience like no other. Sail along the spooky, dark waters of Victoria Harbour on the Haunted Harbour Cruise with cruises available between 6.30pm – 9.30pm from either Central or Tsim Sha Tsui.
On the junk, enjoy classic Halloween tunes and free flow of drinks including prosecco, house wine, beer and soft drinks. To spice things up, guest will receive a fruitful Evil Eye Cocktail on board . A concoction of vodka, lychee, pineapple juice, orange juice and blueberries – who can say no to this? Be sure to dress in your best Halloween costumes as a treasure chest of dining prizes will be up for grabs for the best-dressed!
Cassio presents Shower Disco
When: 6:30PM till 9PM
Where: Cassio, Central
How much: HK$688 for dinner and free flow
There’s no such thing as a well prepared hot bath! Drop your towel, dip a toe and plunge into the foam with your eyes closed. Cassio is determined to make your shower fantasies come true and transform into a wild bathroom disco for one night only. Dress code for the night will be strictly towels, bathrobes and slippers! P.S. Dropping the towel remains at Cassio sole discretion.
Starting from 6:30PM guests will be offered a welcome cocktail and dinner. Free flow will follow suite starting from 7 to 9PM. A special halloween menu has been carefully curated by Cassio’s Head Chef Salva Benedicto. Enjoy Spanish dishes such as Prawn with Sanfaina Air, Octopus Paella and Catalan Cream Foam.
Cassio; 2/F LKF Tower, 33 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong; +852 3792 0129
Enjoy brunch of the Living Dead with The Optimist
When: Brunch: Noon till 2PM or Dunch: 2:30 PM till 4:30PM, 31st October
Where: The Optimist, Wan Chai
How much: HK$348 for Brunch, HK$298 for Dunch
Zombodie…get me a drink! Join The Optimist at their street-level bar and top floor restaurant which transports you to early 20th Southern Europe, but with a Halloween twist this time. On the 31st October, The Optimist will be featuring a limited edition ‘Brunch of The Living Dead’ menu.
Nothing screams October and the fall season like pumpkin. Pumpkin pie, pumpkin spiced latte, but still… we bet you’ve never tried a Pumpkin Sangria before! To get you really into the festive mood, The Optimist will be serving the limited edition Pumpkin Sangria as free-flow with their heavenly brunch menu that’s good enough to bring you back to life!
The Optimist; 239 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong; +852 2433 3324
Celebrate the Day of the Dead ‘Día de Los Muertos’ at Te Quiero Mucho
When: 29th October to 5th November
Where: Te Quiero Mucho, Sheung Wan
How much: Two-hours of free flow for HK$198
Te Quiero Mucho is bringing Dia de Los Muertos to Hong Kong with banger deals to get you into the festive mood. For one week, you can enjoy two-hours of free flow tequila, house wine, beers and cocktails and more! If you really want to enjoy the Mexican flavours, add HK$100 to enjoy their limited time Olmeca cocktails.
Now there, slow down now. We don’t want you to get hungover already. Munch on authentic Mexican tacos or quesadilla’s so you can absorb all that alcohol and go for another round! It wouldn’t be true Dia de Los Muerto spirit without decorating some skulls . Te Quiero Mucho will be offering traditional skull painting at every table so you can flow all your alco… we mean creative, juices.
Te Quiero Mucho; 286 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong; +852 3423 3290