Kitchen: Cafe / sandwiches
Area: Sheung Wan
Price range: Soup-er dumplings for 88 hkd | Toast for 128 hkd | Salads from 118 hkd | Coffee from 30 hkd | Tea for 42 hkd.
Note: Grain of Salt can seat about 12 people, so prepare to wait or decide to grab-and-go.
Lunch: À la carte.
Experience: Combining nutrition counselling and healthy food, Grain of Salt is Sheung Wan’s newest cafe concept in Gough Street. The top floor acts as Dietetic Clinic/Nutritional Hub and the ground floor is the eatery+kitchen. The house blend coffee is a mix of Colombian, Brazilian and Ethiopian coffee beans, while the food caters to a number of different dietary requirements (vegan/pescatarian). The menu offers all-day breakfast options, and highlights are the avocado toast, the soup-er dumplings and GOS salad.
K&A’s favourites: avocado toast / poached egg toast / tamarind coffee / all teas.
Address: Grain of Salt | 47 Gough Street, Sheung Wan.