The ExcelsiorCafé on the 1st

Café on the 1st

All-day dining to take your breath away. Café on the 1st offers creative cuisine and spectacular harbour views

Announcement: The Excelsior will close on 31 March 2019, and we invite you to join us to celebrate the past 46 years of success at an evening of spectacular entertainment. Details can be found here. We look forward to welcoming you as we bid farewell to this iconic hotel.

In preparation for a series of closing events, certain hotel restaurants and bars will be closed for both lunch and dinner from 30 March 2019. Room Service will be available until 11am on 31 March 2019.

  • Breakfast
    6:30 – 10:30am / 11am (Sat-Sun & PH)
  • Lunch
    11am – 3pm
  • Dinner
    6 – 11:45pm / 12:15am (Fri-Sat & Eve of PH)
  • Afternoon Tea Set
  • Afternoon Tea Buffet
    3 - 5pm (Sat-Sun & PH)
  • Special hours on 30 March
    Closed for lunch
    Open at 6:30pm for Fond Farewell Party
    (for guests with tickets only)
  • Special hours on 31 March
    Breakfast until 10:30am
    (for in-house guests only)
  • Phone
    +852 2837 6781

Enjoying breathtaking views of Hong Kong’s famous Victoria Harbour, our relaxed all-day dining restaurant is one of the hotel’s most popular venues. Offering guests a choice of creative à la carte menus, a buffet and delicious desserts in a friendly atmosphere, there really is something for everyone. What’s more, a fun-packed Kids Corner is set to delight your children.

Every day, our international culinary team presents a series of creative signature dishes to entice discerning gourmands as well as lunch and dinner buffets, which showcase a wide range of international cuisine and Asian dishes. To complete the experience, we also offer plenty of daily desserts ranging from delicious international classics to wonderful Asian specialities.

Café on the 1st also offers an elegantly presented and highly popular afternoon tea. In addition, choose from an extensive range of decadently delicious cakes, enjoyed with a cup of freshly brewed coffee or purchase a whole cake or a selection of sliced cakes for special occasions. 

All-Day Dining

Menu highlights

Pad Thai 
Rice Noodles, Prawns, Tamarinds, Coriander, Lime

Hainanese Chicken Rice 
Choi Sum, Ginger, Sweet Soya, Chili Sauce 

Miso Cod 
Bonito Flake, Miso Soup, Steamed Rice

Nasi Goreng 
Beef and Shrimp Fried Rice, Chicken Satay, Peanut Sauce, Fried Egg, Prawn Crackers, Sambal Sauce 

Raspberry Chocolate Truffle