Our ovens are too small…it’s too time consuming…too expensive. Preparing that holiday meal in our tiny, hot Hong Kong kitchens is challenging enough. But cooking up the centerpiece of this special feast — the turkey (or ham or roast) — is just too much. Don’t sweat it, outsource it! Here’s a list of where to get your holiday bird.
The Verandah Repulse Bay’s mainstay offers two sizes of roasted turkey, complete with stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce: $980 HKD and $1500 HKD; pick-up only
Mandarin Oriental The hotel’s Cake Shop Thanksgiving take-away menu has farm-fresh, US turkeys, honey-glazed ham from the UK, and traditional trimmings; prices start at $2788 HKD + delivery fee
Fish & Meat The LKF restaurant offers roasted turkeys for take-away; $980 HKD
Magnolia The Cajun-style establishment offers take-away turkeys, ham and Southern specialities like pecan pie and cornbread stuffing; turkeys start at $850 HKD
Oliver’s The grocery store offers roasted turkey that is chilled and pre-packed so, it needs to be reheated; $680 HKD; free delivery
Invisible Kitchen Have the whole dinner delivered — roast turkey with all the fixings (stuffing, potatoes, brussels sprouts, etc) for 8-12 people; packages start at $2400 HKD
Crft Pit Artisan Smokehouse located in Ap Lei Chau; Get the whole dinner package delivered to your door for $1988 HKD (plus $200 delivery); order at least one week in advance.
Feast Catering Slow Roast Turkey with gravy and chorizo stuffing at $988 HKD; the whole turkey feast with all of the fixings starting at $1488 HKD
The American Club Pick up a turkey, gravy, stuffing, and cranberry from either the Country Club or the Town Club starting from $1200 HKD; they will even slice it. You can also order hams for Christmas. Members only (ask a friend to order one for you!)
Lily & Bloom Go high end with a take-away American Heritage turkey with the fixings for $2200 HKD
The Foreign Correspondents’ Club (FCC) Pick up a turkey to-go but you will need to order through a member; 2016 price list has not been released yet
Main St. Deli This American-style eatery at the Langham Hotel offers the “Turkey-To-Go Combo”, which includes a US turkey with apple, sage and cornbread stuffing, sweet potatoes, Brussels sprouts, and pumpkin cheesecake; prices start at $2038 HKD