The Canny Man is Hong Kong's only authentic, traditional Scottish bar. Located in the basement of the Wharney Guang Dong Hotel, The Canny Man serves traditional Scottish Fayre, including Haggis, Neeps & Tatties, Steak & Ale Pie, Mince & Tatties, Lamb Stovies and Traditional Scotch Pie. The Canny Man also boasts a collection of over 80 single malts, 9 Scottish beers and a selection of British and Belgian Ales

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Join us for our Pub Quiz Wednesday from 8pm

Spurs vs Chelsea 04:00 Wed night

Spurs vs Aston Villa 12:00 Sunday Night FA CUP


Burns Night Supper

Please check our Menu page for our Burns night Supper Menu

4 Courses $208

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Hong Kong Folk Society

The monthly gathering of the Hong Kong Folk Society. Check out Iris Benzie at The Canny Man, on the NME website

Chieftain's Bottle

Monthly meeting of the St Andrew's Society of Hong Kong. For more information, check out their website.

BBC Society

The monthly gathering of the BBC (British Born Chinese) social. For more information visit their facebook group

Blues Harp Club @ The Canny Man

Join us for our monthly Blues Jam session at The Canny Man from 3-6pm


Ferry Fears and Public Transport

….Oh well, trying to get this thing back up and running…again! I’ve been following the Lamma Ferry fiasco with mouth agape, and thinly veiled smug satisfaction.  I used to live on Lamma.  I always stayed alert to what was happening on the ferry, as I never trusted these guys.  As a rule public transport in [...]

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The English Patient & The Atomic Bomb

Following on from yesterday’s post, and after a few beers, I remembered a rhetorical question posed in The English Patient, a book I read many years ago, it was a wonderfully literary book, if rather hard going. But don’t panic, I’m not going all literary on you. There was a Indian character in the book, [...]

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Alternative Histories

Been a while and for that I apologize.  It’s not that I haven’t found stuff to bitch about, it’s just that there is so much crap in the SCMP I dunno where to start, so for now, am going to take a wee different tack. I’ve been writing stuff for a while about the “law [...]

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