Recently, Birmingham hosted a Food Blogger Event at Henry Wong’s Cantonese restaurant based in Harborne. They invited top Birmingham based bloggers to an exclusive VIP event. VIP Guests were treated to cocktails and Laurent Perrier champagne upon arrival and seated at a special table reserved just for them.
For over 30 years Henry Wong’s Cantonese restaurant has gained its contemporary reputation as a hub of gastronomic delights in Harborne’s culinary scene. Henry Wong’s restaurant provides a diverse range of intricately-detailed traditional and non-traditional dishes presented to the highest standard. Set apart form other local Cantonese restaurants, the classy cocktail and champagne bar is one of its main attractions providing seductively lit surroundings and live jazz vocals.
Birmingham’s blogger elites sampled a vast array of Henry Wong’s signature dishes,with a menu consisting of a mouthwatering trio of king prawns in honey pepper, wasabi cream and garlic lobster and spare ribs in chilli pepper to start. Accompanying wines complemented the dishes, it was a great opening to the night.
Main dishes included long horn sirloin steak in teriyaki sauce, seabass with sweet chilli sauce and Cantonese crispy chicken, served with a side of fried rice or singapore noodles. The restaurant was full and buzzing with the talk of the food, the music from the live singer and the experience of the delectable food.
For the pièce de resistance of the evening, it was the stunning ice sculpture surrounded by tropical fresh fruit, mixed fruit fritters and vanilla ice cream. All the bloggers left full and happy, with an Oriental inspired goodie bag; having tasted some of the finest Cantonese dishes and traditional Chinese beer.
A visit to this exquisite Cantonese restaurant will give you the taste sensation of a lifetime, whether you crave a classic Chinese dish or something a little different. Whether you book yourself in to try one of the signature dishes or attend one of their fantastic in-house events. On 26th November they will be hosting a Bollywood themed night. We’d highly recommend a visit!