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47A Elgin Street, SOHO, Central, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (28 reviews)
“samosas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vietnamese, Asian, Chinese, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
47A Elgin Street, SOHO, Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great food here. We had 6 things between 2 of us which was plenty (my other half can eat!) amazing how they offer such a great menu from a relatively small kitchen. Also decent wine selection and asahi lager amongst others. I would really...More

1  Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and atmosphere and love the place. great food and cocktails and excellent staff. Very friendly and helpful. Food is Asian fusion but not only . Highly Recommended !

1  Thank Doron C
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We have been here many times,as we live locally and love the place. great food and cocktails and really excellent staff. Very friendly and helpful. Food is Asian fusion but you can also use menu from enoteca next door. Highly Recommended !

1  Thank schemie2016
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We shared 6 dishes between two and were even told when to stop ordering by the waitress! The prawns were absolutely fantastic, the vegetable spring rolls divine and the spicy chicken was excellent. A meal that will stay with us for a long time and...More

1  Thank barbs338
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We had a selection of 11 dishes between four of us. Each dish was brought out as it was ready so it meant a steady stream of food, with new and exciting dishes constantly arriving. Stand outs were the Pumpkin Lentil Curry, Wasabi Tuna and...More

Thank Julie V
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Came back twice as the food was amazing. Small nice portions which lets you sample a various of Asian dishes and they are really tasty. Went to a 3 Star Michelin but the food at Cicada tasted better, that’s why we came back. You can...More

Thank Jorgelaa
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Stumbled on Cicada on a quiet Sunday night. What a find !! Fusion Asian Tapas Bit of India 🇮🇳 splash of Thailand wave of Chinese and nod to Malaysia 🇲🇾 A innovative grazing menu that delights in every mouthful. A wonderful evening of great food...More

Thank Wombata61
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed delicious cocktails and two appetizers. We shared the Goat cheese Samosa and eggplant. Both were tasty treats. Service friendly and efficient.

Thank Laura I
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Outstanding taste. Less so with the service. We’re a family of 5, and they forgot one of the dishes and when I reminded them I was served a different dish than what I had ordered and had to send it back and wait for my...More

Thank Line S
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Found this place in Soho on our first night in Hong Kong. Great atmosphere in side with friendly staff. The food- pork dumplings, steamed and fried, Hoisin ribs(superb!), chilli chicken (hot- don't eat the chillis!!) and sticky rice. beer and Lychee bellini. Excellent food- in...More

Thank julie B
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies
with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The
area widely known as Central is the major financial
hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up
to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open
late into the night and there just happens to be a
street party every weekend. Although everything seems
to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of
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2 January 2018|
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Response from Thetexan2002 | Reviewed this property |
No, is not pure vegetarian. This is a small, casual, tapas bar. Good drinks, good tapas. But nothing spectacular.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47A Elgin Street, SOHO, Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 85226623882
  • E-mail
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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