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Cicada

) #366 of 7,393 Restaurants in Hong Kong ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Vietnamese, Asian
47A Elgin Street, SOHO, Central, Hong Kong http://www.enoteca.hk/cicada/cicada.html, China
85226623882
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (25 reviews)
“smoke duck” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vietnamese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
47A Elgin Street, SOHO, Central, Hong Kong http://www.enoteca.hk/cicada/cicada.html, China
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As a frequent visitor to this place, I've brought many co-workers here. As always, out visit was really good. Make sure to not order all your food at the same time but with an interval, unless you're in a rush! Even with groups, food service...More

Thank PeterWesterneng
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here the first night of our visit. This place is worth a try, with good food and service. Just don't bother with the cocktails, they were far to sweet and bland. Go for a beer with the food and you're good!More

1  Thank Emil H
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you, Emil! We obviously value your feedback and take a note that you did not enjoy the cocktail experience in Cicada. We pride ourselves on our food & beverage so I do believe that something went wrong. I'm looking forward having you back to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry we came here after reading the good reviews for happy hour, we ordered two cocktails and they had no or little alcohol. You get what you pay for as they say, we headed to the peak cafe bar and the Quinery , where there...More

Thank stuart s
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi Stuart, We are obviously mortified that you did not enjoy the experience in our Cicada. We pride ourselves on our food and beverage, so I am sure that something went wrong. As you mention there was no or little alcohol I would like to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a laid back atmosphere, happy hours was ok and tapas were good but nothing extraordinary. $80.00 US for 4 tapas and 4 drinks during happy hour. I guess is not too highly for Hong Kong. A happy hour menu would be helpful....More

Thank Thetexan2002
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your honest review Thetexan2002! Appreciated all your thoughtful thoughts and I would like to hear more about what one great foodie finds as an extraordinary and what was missing that would have made your day, as we know, we have a lot...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was tasked with organizing our team's end of year party. We were a group of 20 and Cicada offered us their upper level which was perfect. The food was amazing - Spicy Green Papaya Salad, Coconut Poached Chicken Salad, Crunchy Fried Eggplant and Curry...More

Thank HKFamily2
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Super glad that you HKFamily2 and your team chose to stay with us and had more than a great time celebrating your end of the year party. Much appreciated and we're very happy to hear that our food is the finest! It's our pleasure to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a few drinks and it happened to be happy hour! I think it was from 3-7? The prices were very good from $30 Hong Kong and the cocktails were beautiful and delicious we had a great time. The bathrooms and the bar...More

Thank vjane10
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Vjane10, you're awesome and thank you for rolling by! Correct, we do happy hours from 3-7p.m. and I'm not gonna lie you can also have super delicious dishes. "Best happy hour in Soho" - It's true, Cicada rocks! I'm super glad you had a great...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food from an extensive menu. Drinks were on a par with the food, and this restaurant is definitely worth a visit.

Thank Hugh S
Management response:Responded 8 June 2017

Neat review! It's our great pleasure and honor to serve you, Hugh S! Thank you and all the best, Cicada

Reviewed 2 June 2017

Okay so I love Cicada. It is partnered with Enoteca, so we can order food from there too. Love the food here. Don't think I have complaints about anything really!

Thank Larisha S
Management response:Responded 8 June 2017

Sounds like an awesome experience, haha! it's our pleasure to have you, thank you very much for a kind review, Larisha! All the best, Cicada

Reviewed 20 May 2017

Oh my word the goats cheese samosas are wonderful, we had the lunch menu and the food was really good. The serving staff were friendly and helpful. There was a good choice of wine and beer.

Thank tornadio
Management response:Responded 23 May 2017

That's one superb review! Will let our Chef and Staff know, Thank you Tornadio, appreciated!

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Lovely dinner with tapas. We were four of us so ordered few small dishes and the portions were very decent size so with 7 dishes we almost had too much. Delicious food, lovely atmosphere and very attentive service. Will definitely come back.

Thank MarciTravels
Management response:Responded 19 May 2017

We're really happy to hear that you guys enjoyed staying with us and glad to have you back in any time, thank you for your kind review, appreciated!

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When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 64
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47A Elgin Street, SOHO, Central, Hong Kong http://www.enoteca.hk/cicada/cicada.html, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 85226623882
  • E-mail
Description
Cicada is Pan Asian street food style restaurant and bar offering amazing little dishes from all corners of Asia. Some are classics and some we've created using Asian cooking techniques and ingredient. A must try gem of a restaurant if you are in soho
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