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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Monthly Prize Draw

Come on down to the Canny Man and drop your card to enter our monthly prize draw (30% off your next food bill)

Our recent review "Hong Kong best beer bars" in Timeout Magazine.

Our feature in Bartalk, "Best of British", October 2013

For those who can read Chinese, we got a review in the Hong Kong Economic Times.

Nice of Rowan Varty, the Captain of the Hong Kong 7s team, to mention us!... :D

According to CNN, we are the best bar to watch rugby in Hong Kong!

Hong Kong's best bars: proper pubs, in Time Out Hong Kong.

Thank you HK Epicurus for a nice review... :)

Quiz Night

Quiz Night

BBC Society

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

European Championship Begins!

The European Championship is here !

Why not join us at The Canny Man for all of the major group games and knockout games.

enjoy 5 shooters from our menu for $100 during match time !

ICBC Private Event

Due to Private function of ICBC we will be CLOSED to the Public from 8pm-11pm



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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