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Deliveroo to offer support for Hong Kong restaurant partners

Deliveroo has offered support for its Hong Kong restaurant partners as many of them are suffering from coronavirus impact.

LG robotic waiter serves food in Seoul restaurant

An singing, talking LG robotic waiter has made its debut at CJ Foodville’s Cheiljemyunso restaurant in Seoul Station in South Korea.

Robots replace staff in South Korean chain Genesis BBQ

Genesis BBQ, a major South Korean fried-chicken chain, opened a new ‘smart store’ in Seoul’s Songpa District this month. There are no employees to take orders at the store. Instead, there are tablet PCs on each table that are used to order food. The food made in the kitchen is then served by food bots, self-driving robots that deliver the food to the customers.

Tim Ho Wan to launch in Texas

Dim sum restaurant brand Tim Ho Wan is launching its first Texas location at NewQuest Property’s Katy Grand development.

Popeyes China plans to open more than 1500 restaurants

Popeyes China is set to be the third of Restaurant Brands International’s brands to enter the mainland, eyeing 1500 stores.

Popeyes China plans to open more than 1500 restaurants

Popeyes China is set to be the third of Restaurant Brands International’s brands to enter the mainland, eyeing 1500 stores.

Nostalgic tea house Peony Garden opens in West Kowloon

Nostalgic tea house Peony Garden has opened at Hong Kong’s new Chinese cultural hub, reviving all-time favourite comfort foods in tribute to the city’s culinary heritage.

Fairwood eSports opens as Hong Kong’s first e-sports and dining destination

Hong Kong’s first e-sports and dining complex – Fairwood eSports – opens this month, created by the Kowloon EStadium and listed corporate restaurateur Fairwood.

Taiwan’s Kiki Noodle Bar to open at IFC mall

Taiwan’s Kiki Noodle Bar, a chain known for its health-conscious take on spicy Sichuanese cuisine, is launching in Hong Kong later this month at IFC mall in Central.

Pablo Cheesetart Vietnam opens in Ho Chi Minh City

Pablo Cheesetart Vietnam has expanded into Ho Chi Minh City with its second store in the country.

Fairwood eSports opens as Hong Kong’s first e-sports and dining destination

Hong Kong’s first e-sports and dining complex – Fairwood eSports – opens this month, created by the Kowloon EStadium and listed corporate restaurateur Fairwood.

Basao delivers ‘sineculture’ at Star Street

Hong Kong online gourmet tea retailer Basao has opened its first physical store.