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47A Elgin Street, SOHO, Central, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas” (27 reviews)
“roti” (3 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

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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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 4 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
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Beginning the new year on a healthy note is always hard after the indulgences of Christmas and especially if you are doing dry Jan! We wanted to order a take away that was simply nutritious and delicious. Thanks to Cicada, an Asian fusion restaurant, we...More

Thank lgal87
Sunny S, Guest Relations Manager at Cicada, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Very glad to hear you had a great experience, our pleasure! Thanks Igal! :)

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

family of four ... one night in HK looking for something quick, reasonable and local. Cicada was excellent ... service good ... beer cold ... happy hour ... chilli chicken absolutely amazing

Thank RichD1234
Sunny S, Guest Relations Manager at Cicada, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks, Rich!

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Lively fun ambience, plenty of small plates on the menu both from the Cicada menu and from the neighboring mother restaurant Enoteca. Good, friendly and efficient service, keeping up the great group tradition, a place to come back to again and again and again -...More

Thank weberwest
Sunny S, Guest Relations Manager at Cicada, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Appreciated, feels good to have loyal guests around, who have seen it all and been here supporting us. Grateful. Thank you, Weberwest!

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve eaten a lot at Cicada. Both the old place as this new place (since a few years). Usually I bring a bunch of colleagues here and it’s always good. This time, I had the opportunity to bring along my family. Service was very friendly...More

Thank PeterWest_79
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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3 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
USD 8 - USD 25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
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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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