Kushiage Free-Flow Menu by Yardbird’s Chef Matt Abergel, along with Sunday’s Whisky and Flagrant Hot Sauce

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    <<3rd February, 2021 – Hong Kong>> This Valentine’s Day, The Diplomat (Best New Bar, Tatler Dining Readers’ Choice Awards 2020) brings in Hong Kong’s finest to celebrate Broken Hearts. Fresh of their first ever Michelin Star from MICHELIN Guide Hong Kong Macau 2021, Yardbird’s Matt Abergel will be taking over The Diplomat’s kitchen for one day only on Sunday, 14th February 2021. With tickets now available for two sessions, The Diplomat x Yardbird collaboration encourages singles and lovers alike to come hungry and thirsty.


    The Diplomat x Yardbird Present: The Broken Hearts Club

    Yardbird, which needs no introduction as the modern Japanese izakaya recently awarded with one Michelin star, will be taking over The Diplomat for one day only. Yardbird’s own Chef Matt Abergel has created a bespoke Kushiage Free Flow Menuavailable all day long at The Diplomat, accompanied by Sunday’s Whisky highballs and free-flowing Diplomat American Pale and Brooklyn Defender IPA.

    Tickets are limited to maximum 2 per order, and guests can rest assured that all Covid-19 dining regulations will be upheld throughout the event. General admission is priced at HK$500 per person, and includes Chef Matt’s kushiage menu, free-flow American Pale and Defender IPA, and 1 token for a Sunday’s Whisky Highball.

    The VIP ticket is priced at HK$800 per person, with additional access to Social Club featuring a private DJ. The VIP experience includes Chef Matt’s kushiage menu, and free-flowing Sunday’s Whisky highballs, American Pale, Defender IPA and Pol Roger Champagne. Guests can choose between two sessions, from 2pm-4pm or 4pm-6pm.

    “We are very excited to have Matt and his team from Yardbird take over The Diplomat for a day. It’s also a chance to drink to their recent Michelin success with everyone,” says John Nugent, Head Bartender / Co-Owner of The Diplomat.

    Tickets for The Broken Hearts Club can now be purchased via http://sevn.ly/xQRJgQAM.



    About The Diplomat

    The first speakeasy concept by award-winning mixologist John Nugent, The Diplomat offers a cocktail experience befitting of the convivial personality of Hong Kong. The beverage menu features small batched produced wine, vintage liquors, and reimagined classic cocktails shaped by the legacy of influential state leaders, ambassadors, and historical figures. The Diplomat’s interiors are reminiscent of a cozy gastropub and feature eclectic artwork by contemporary creatives that accentuate the speakeasy’s contrasted spaces. Whether for the expertly crafted cocktails, opened armed hospitality or whimsical ambiance, The Diplomat is a place where weary travelers can call home.


    Contact The Diplomat

    A: LG/F, High Block, H Code, 45 Pottinger Street, Central, Hong Kong

    T: +852 3619-0302

    E: reservations@diplomat.hk

    W: www.diplomat.hk

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    IG: @thediplomathk

    Opening Hours: Mondays to Saturdays, 12pm-6pm