Hailing from the beautiful islands of Hawaii, poké (pronounced poh-keh) is a dish that has taken the world by storm with its unique and refreshing flavours. Traditionally made with a base of cubed raw fish, such as ahi tuna or salmon, and seasoned with soy sauce, sesame oil, and scallions, this dish is often served over a bed of rice or fresh greens. But don’t let the traditional ingredients limit you – nowadays, poké comes in all sorts of creative combinations and toppings that will tantalise your taste buds. Discover our eight favourite places for a quick, flavour-packed poké bowl in Hong Kong.

Fantastic Poké+ — Quarry Bay, San Po Kong

Fantastic Poké+ has two shops located in San Po Kong and Quarry Bay.
Fantastic Poké+ offers premium protein selections from Norwegian salmon to Hokkaido scallop (© Fantastic Poké+)

Fantastic Poké+ has two shops located in the commercial areas of San Po Kong and Quarry Bay. They offer a versatile menu with over 30 different combinations of seafood and toppings to choose from, including Norwegian salmon, Hokkaido scallop, sous vide chicken breast, and Ahi tuna, making it the perfect healthy lunch spot. Whether you pick a classic bowl or create your own, the portions are generous, and the ingredients are always fresh. The signature Lit Unagi Don ($68) is a standout dish, made with whole grilled eel, toasted sesame, Tomagoyaki, crab stick, seaweed salad and top with bonito flakes. A pro-tip is to order via WhatsApp to skip the queue.

Quarry Bay: Shop D11, G/F, 16 Hoi Kwong St | +852 5491 8473

San Po Kong: Shop A, G/F, Wealth Court, 98 Tseuk Luk St | +852 6679 7554

Peek-A-Poke — Causeway Bay, Tsim Sha Tsui

Peek-a-Poke is available in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui
Peek-a-poke has a comfortable dining area for customers to enjoy a poké bowl (© Peek-a-Poke)

Peek-a-Poke in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui offers Hawaiian-style poké bowls with customisable options for customers to choose from. The poké restaurant offers several signature bowls including Poh-Keh ($58 for mini and $88 for regular), a tuna poké with onion, seaweed, tobiko and dashi shoyu, and The Vegan mushroom poké ($66)with tofu, edamame, seaweed, spring onion and mushroom shoyu. You can also build your own bowl with a variety of toppings to pick from. The seating area is more spacious than other poké bowl joints, and the Hawaiian decor adds a chill vibe to the atmosphere.

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Causeway Bay: 16 Haven St | +852 5595 7729

Tsim Sha Tsui: Shop S01B, Heath Basement, 36-44 Nathan Rd | +852 6377 3073

PickabowlLai Chi Kok, Tsuen Wan

Pickabowl has three locations in Hong Kong, with delivery available on Hong Kong island
Pickabowl’s menu features poké toppings influenced Asian flavours (© Pickabowl)

Pickabowl brings an Asian twist to poké bowls. In addition to offering 19 pre-designed bowls with comprehensive nutrition and flavours, you can also create your own bowls, starting at $84, using a fusion selection of toppings, including Thai Lime Shrimps, Tandoori Chicken, Ginger Pork, as well as classic options such as salmon and tuna. With locations in Lai Chi Kok, Tsuen Wan, and Sha Tin, Pickabowl is also available for delivery on Hong Kong Island via Deliveroo, delivering from Central to Chai Wan.

Lai Chi Kok: Shop 112, 1/F, D2 Place ONE, 9 Cheung Yee St | +852 2590 9330

Tsuen Wan: Shop G06, G/F, Citywalk Phrase 2, 18 Yeung Uk Rd| +852 2590 9330

Pokéworld— Kwun Tong, Sheung Wan

Pokeworld is a popular poke spot in Sheung Wan
Pokéworld’s Pokiritto, a poké roll, is a great grab-and-go option in between meetings (© Pokéworld)

For those who work around Sheung Wan, you must be familiar with Pokéworld’s sky-blue and white motif at their shop on Hillier Street. The popular takeaway lunch spot offers a menu with more than 15 toppings to choose from, and a wide variety of proteins including salmon, tuna, marlin, octopus, cooked prawns, smoked chicken, and tofu. If you’re in the mood to try something different, go for their Pokiritto (starting at $85), a sushi burrito-esque roll that is a perfect grab-and-go option! Their Kwun Tong shop is also conveniently located on Hung To Road.

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Kwun Tong: Shop 5, 1/F, 78 Hung To Rd | +852 2652 2233

Sheung Wan: G/F, 8 Hillier St | +852 2811 2115

Poke HK — Causeway Bay, Central

POKE HK is available for takeaways only
Other than poké bowls, be sure to try POKE HK’s delicious sweet potato fries with wasabi yogurt (© POKE HK)

POKE HK in Causeway Bay and Lan Kwai Fong is renowned for its self-built poké bowls, available for takeaway or delivery only. You can choose from various protein options, including tuna, salmon, octopus, and beech mushrooms, and nearly 20 toppings and 6 different sauces to create a unique and personalised bowl every time. In addition to the build-your-own option, POKE HK offers several house bowls, such as Ahi-San ($88), an ahi poké with sashimi tuna and Go Green ($88), a salmon poké bowl with sashimi salmon and green salad. Mini-size poké bowls are also available between 2:30-5:30 pm. Don’t miss out on their delicious sweet potato fries served with wasabi yogurt dip.

Causeway Bay: G/F, 124 Leighton Rd | +852 5986 6398

Central: G/F, 7 Lan Kwai Fong | +852 2323 1983

POKE LOVE — Sai Ying Pun 

POKE LOVE offers a wide variety of toppings and sauces on their menu
POKE LOVE is a small takeaway poké joint on Bonham Road (© POKE LOVE)

Located in Sai Ying Pun, this casual Hawaii poké joint allows customers to start building their own sushi bowl by selecting between regular or large sizes, then pick a base and classic proteins such as salmon, tuna, and chicken. With an impressive sauce menu of 21 selections, ranging from spicy aioli to kimchi sauce, there’s something for everyone. The signature bowls features Ono ($98 for regular, $138 for large), a salmon and tuna poké bowl with shredded egg, purple cabbage, avocado, salmon roe, sesame seeds, and avocado dressing.

Shop C, G/F, Kam Fung Mansion, 59-61 Bonham Rd, Sai Ying Pun | +852 2551 7927

Pololi — Central 

Pololi is the first original poké shop in Hong Kong
Pololi creates a Hawaiian relaxing tropical feel with the surfboards, ukuleles, and leis decors (© Pololi)

Pololi is the original Hong Kong poké bar, offering a menu that has remained popular today. At their Graham Street shop, they offer premium poké with a traditional process that marinates sashimi-grade fish to ensure it is full of flavour. With over 30 different toppings on the menu, there’s always something to try. If you’re feeling extra hungry, opt for their Da Hawaiian Kine bowl ($158) consist of 210g of proteins. There’s also special Hawaiian treats such as spam musubi and Hawaiian beers to round off your meal. Pololi has a tropical feel, with surfboards, ukuleles, and leis decorating their shops.

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39 Graham St, Central | +852 2755 8099

One Poke Rock — Tai Kok Tsui 

One Poke Rock is a new addition to the local poke scene
Owned by a group of fitness enthusiasts, One Poke Rock in Tai Kok Tsui offers healthy items from poke to protein shakes (© One Poke Rock)

One Poke Rock in Tai Kok Tsui was established in 2022 by a group of fitness enthusiasts. Their signature poké bowls include Everything ($130), with salmon, tuna, tobiko, avocado, mixed mushrooms, shredded eggs, and wasabi mayo. For fitness addicts, try the Protein Beast ($92), featuring sous vide chicken breast, shredded eggs, edamame, cherry tomatoes, and sukiyaki sauce. Each bowl is generously portioned, and seasonal offers are available. You can also build your own bowl, starting at $88, by selecting their base, toppings, sauces, and seasonings. Don’t miss their unique blue butterfly pea flower plum rice base. The poké restaurant also offers a variety of side dishes, including caramel cinnamon popcorn and avocado tamagoyaki, as well as healthy smoothies and protein shakes.

19 Pok Man St, Tai Kok Tsui | +852 5525 9028

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Growing up between Hong Kong and various other countries, Renee is a hospitality graduate, an adventure enthusiast, with a newfound passion for writing. When she’s not discovering hidden gems and new eats on Instagram, you'll most likely find her sweating at the gym, sipping on fine wine with friends, solving mysteries in crime movies, or jet-setting to new countries.

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