HK’s Newest Alternative Events Space Opens

Ideally suited for casual meetings and events, Above by Komune, a dynamic new rooftop bar and terrace, has opened at Hong Kong’s Ovolo Southside.

The captivating locale offers indoor and outdoor space, a hot commodity in Hong Kong, as well as unparalleled views over the island’s southern coastline and lush mountain scenery. Simultaneously a rare respite from the city’s hustle and bustle and a welcome addition to Wong Chuk Hang’s thriving social scene, the innovative concept is also the neighbourhood’s only rooftop bar.

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A creative menu of craft cocktails by Cocktail Professor is on offer for those looking to kick back and relax. A Rock Island cocktail is the perfect sundowner to sip on when taking in the view whilst the Lemongrass & Lychee lemonade mocktail is a revitalising treat, best enjoyed with a hefty dose of vitamin D.

Those craving a bite can enjoy nourishing treats and dynamic dishes from Ovolo Southside’s popular Komune, Hong Kong’s #1 TripAdvisor-ranked restaurant. As well as beloved Komune classics like the Homemade Guacamole with Homemade Tortillas, guests will savour flavourful plates from Michelin-trained Chef Alvaro Ramos new menu. Debuting dishes include Iberican Secret Pork with piquillo peppers, parmesan cheese and balsamic sauce, and Baby Yellow Chicken with truffle mashed potato that is specially featured in the Lunch Set menu.

Ideally suited for casual meetings and events, Above by Komune, a dynamic new rooftop bar and terrace, has opened at Hong Kong's Ovolo Southside.

Committed to serving the local community, Above by Komune is available throughout the day for private events and creative business meetings. High concept and high-quality flexible interior décor can be transformed to suit an intimate tête à tête, a collaborative group brainstorming session, familial private dining experience and more. Menus and entertainment can be fully customised for private hire, and the venue is easily accessible by way of Hong Kong’s brand new South Island MTR Line, making Above by Komune an effortless choice for those arranging their next event.

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“Above by Komune is the ultimate bar for those who love a good vibe, first-class cocktails, great food and a breathtaking open view across Hong Kong’s coolest new area,” says Ovolo COO Tim Alpe. “Residents, guests and also event planners will find Above by Komune the go-to bar for every occasion – from an inspirational business meeting to a spectacular party.”

In keeping with the Ovolo’s boundary-pushing brand values, Above by Komune’s expertly curated events programme promises to inject fresh energy into Southside. As well as a  regular roster of bespoke events, ranging from beer festivals to luxurious happy hours, Sounds from Above, a pioneering music event, features a new DJ on one Sunday each month, combining beats and unbeatable views for the perfect weekend session with other members of the “Komunity”.

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