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Hong Kong
Wan Chai
The Optimist
The Optimist Menu

The Optimist

Spanish, Mediterranean, European

Dishes priced around$343

Photo of restaurant The Optimist in Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Fast and free booking for:

End of Quandoo services in Hong Kong
Quandoo is terminating its services in Hong Kong on December 31st, 2023.

Menu from The Optimist

Browse the menu highlights at The Optimist and explore the popular dishes people are craving! From starters to something sweet, take a look at what’s in store when you book a table at The Optimist. Besides the flavours, you can even check out the prices at this popular spot. Mmmm, we're getting hungry already...

Menu highlights



Grilled Pork Ribs

Iberian pork ribs, grilled corn, barbecue sauce

Charcoal Grilled Flat Iron Steak

Australian flat iron steak, Chimichurri sauce

Entrecot (400gr)

USA Rib eye, with grilled vegetables




Mon - Thu
11:30am - 3:00pm: Set Lunch Menu
Fri - Sun & PH
11:30am - 2:15pm: Brunch Menu
2:30pm - 3:30pm: Lunch Menu

*Friday Lunch inclusive of a complimentary 60 mins Free-Flow.

5:00pm - 10:00pm: A la carte, Tasting menu (Last booking at 8:15pm)

Bar Lounge: Walk-in only (Tables are on a first come first serve basis)
11:30am - 10:00pm: Drinks and Tapas Menu

Email to info@theoptimist.hk

Festive Period Bookings

Kindly note that for the following festive dates, a 250HKD/person deposit is required, and a team member will reach out to you to arrange the deposit. If a deposit is not made, the booking will not be confirmed.

Festive Dates:
24th December Dinner
25th December Brunch
25th December Dinner
31st December Dinner


Shared Dishes

Whole Charcoal Grilled Turbot in Garlic "Guetaria"

Pieces are 1.2kg to 1.8kg

Galician Rib Eye 45 Days Dry Aged "Txuleta"

Pieces are 1.1kg to 1.7kg

Sole Fish "A La Plancha"

Pieces are 900g to 1.3kg



Grilled Boston Lobster

Kimuchi sauce, fries

Mediterranean Whole Seabass

Garlic sauce. Good for two.


Rice Dishes

Black Rice

charcoal grilled calamari and squid ink

Seafood Charcoal Baked Rice "Al Horno"

Mussels, clams, blue prawn, squid, garlic sauce, alioli



Chocolate Brownie

Hot chocolate fudge, walnuts, vanilla ice cream

Strawberry Cheese cake

strawberry coulis, cookies

Cheese Tasting Selection

Manchego, idiazabal, blue cheese, brie, parmesan


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