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Captain's Bar

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No.5 Connaught Road, Hong Kong, China
852-28254006
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (6 reviews)
“live jazz” (5 reviews)
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All hours
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Bar
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No.5 Connaught Road, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Between 6 and 8 pm it is extremely busy with office workers meeting for a few drinks immediately after work. We managed to get a seat at the bar and had a few pints of beer served in their cooled silver tankards which we enjoyed...More

Thank Klaus E
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Klaus E, Thank you for visiting us at Captain's Bar. We are happy that you enjoyed our beer and the attentive service. Please don’t be a stranger and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warmest regards, Michael Groll Director of Food &...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You must visit the Captain's Bar at the Mandarin Hotel when in Hong Kong. Besides the great beer and wonderful history as a meeting place for the Tai Pans it has great Jazz at night from Tuesday to Saturday !More

Thank leslienorman1
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear leslienorman1, Thank you very much for visiting Captain’s Bar and sharing your positive review. We are so pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again soon. All the regards, Michael Groll Director of Food & Beverage Mandarin...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was here last week (Friday) as was expecting to enjoy some great jazz @ the Mandarin Oriental. We arrived early aroud 8pm to get a good table as they do not take reservations on Friday evenings. The jazz band starts at 9pm. We were fortunate...More

Thank SGTravel10
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear SGTravel10, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and it’s unfortunate that you didn’t enjoy the environment of Captain’s Bar. We are delighted that we were able to offer an alternative venue for a more relaxing evening. We do appreciate your feedback and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Extremely popular old-style bar located in the Mandarin Oriental on Connaught Road. Fast service, good selection of drinks and nice snacks. Buzzing.More

Thank gsmock1967
MOHKG, Hotel Manager at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear gsmock1967, Thank you for your feedback and happy that you enjoyed your overall experience with us. We’re also delighted that you enjoyed the facilities of the hotel. We hope to see you again in the not-too-distant future. Sincerely, Richard Langonne Hotel Manager Mandarin Oriental,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to go after work for drinks with friends. The bar always busy and you have a real bar atmosphere there, I'm very enjoy it.Staff is friendly and efficient. Their manager Ray did a very good job, greet us every time when we come.More

3  Thank Eric42323
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Eric42323, Thank you very much for visiting Captain’s Bar recently as well as for sharing your positive reviews with our broader TripAdvisor community. Your kind words to Ray and the team are highly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back with your friends...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lightings are good for a fine dining. Dishes are good as well, especially red wine. Perfect setting of all tableware.More

1  Thank Ng C
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ng C, It was wonderful to read that you enjoyed your dining experience at our beloved Captain’s Bar! Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Yours Sincerely, Michael Groll Director of Food & Beverage Mandarin Oriental, Hong...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

The staff are always ready to accommodate any request, no matter how bizarre, and offer the coldest beers in town, chilled mugs, Ruinart Blanc de Blanc as standard champagne, live music with a singer, and never kick us out!More

1  Thank Eileen E
MOHKG, Hotel Manager at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Dear Eileen E, Thank you very much for your unfailing support ever since you have started doing business in Hong Kong, and for being our loyal ‘fan’! It was wonderful to learn that you have recently visited many of our restaurants including The Captain's Bar,...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Just in Central at Mandarin Oriental I love this retreat, when being nearby anyway. After visiting the pharmacy at World Wide Plaza, seeking release from the busy crowds in Central, I just like to come here for a great beer, drinking from an ice cold...More

Thank Ralf M
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Dear Ralf M, Thank you for visiting both Captain’s Bar and The Chinnery recently and for taking the time to share your kind words. It was wonderful to read that you enjoyed the ambience at both of our destinations, each of them as well-known as...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great jazz bar! Live music with new artists coming in every few months. The bar has good drinks and easy to access location.More

Thank shangischinese
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Dear shangischinese, Thank you very much for visiting Captain’s Bar, M bar and The Chinnery recently as well as for sharing your positive reviews with our broader TripAdvisor community. I was pleased to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us and for your...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this bar last night great cocktails and the captins beer is really good, the bar is cosy and has a great atmosphere, nice place to chill even on your ownMore

Thank Robert C
MOHKG, General Manager at Captain's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Dear Robert C, Thank you very much for your visit and for sharing your positive review of Captain’s Bar with our broader TripAdvisor community. I was delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your time as well as our popular and refreshing Captain’s Bar Beer....More

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Central
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar
Meals
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.5 Connaught Road, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-28254006
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Description
Keeping Hong Kong entertained for over 50 years, Captain’s Bar is a city institution. Popular with both guests and locals alike, it has been Hong Kong’s favourite after-work watering hole for decades. Enjoying a relaxed, cosy decor with red, wood and brass furnishings, Captain’s Bar exudes comfortable, classic style. Famous for nightly jazz performances and for serving draught beer in silver tankards—regulars receive their own engraved with their name—it’s the kind of place you stop by for a drink and stay all night. Guests in comfortable attire are welcomed throughout the day. After 5pm, ladies are kindly asked to wear elegant attire and proper footwear. Gentlemen are kindly asked to wear closed shoes at all times with smart shirt and long trousers after 5pm.
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