[ Hong Kong ] Ammo Restaurant

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[ 軍火庫變身摩登鋼鐵感餐廳  ] Military Chic

On the site of a former British explosives and ammounition storage compound, this modern... (continue in English here).

這個在曾經是英軍的火藥庫遺址的餐廳,是香港混搭古蹟和現代建築的...

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這餐廳的原址在 19世紀是個軍火庫,是 Old Victoria Barracks 的一部分。
The restaurant's original site is a 19th century compound for explosives.
 

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餐廳前方有個小型聚會舞台.
In front of the building is a small stage for events.
 

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很特別的室內設計,連燈都很有金屬優雅感。
The bar in the restaurant and the "chandelier" 
 

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軍火庫的一些原本的建築。這邊原是英軍在19世紀中旬間來儲存炸藥&軍事設備,然後20世紀早期被皇家海軍接受&擴大。在 1990年代則失去它的功能,成了廢墟,直到香港政府後來接手做一些古蹟利用的project.
Some of the original building of the heritage site viewed from the restaurant. This complex of buildings was built by the British army in the mid-19th-century to store explosives and ammunition. In the early 20th-century, it was taken over by the Royal Navy and had expansion. Then it was abandoned in 1990s.

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室內設計保留了這個古蹟點的軍火背景感,其實他的設計也參考了一部1965年的電影
The interior decor by Joyce Wang or Wang Studios. Inspired by a 1965 film noir masterpiece, Alphaville.
 

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主餐份量其實不大,所以要點些前菜或西班牙小菜。
The main dish is actually not that big so you need to order some tapas or appetizers. The tapas - squid and chicken.
 

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這間有名的應該是他們手作的義大利麵. 份量不大,但口味還不錯。上方的是龍蝦義大利麵.
The restaurant as mentioned on its website is an award-winning restaurant and specializes hand-made pasta.
 

AMMO Restaurant
W: http://www.ammo.com.hk
Location: near MTR Admiralty Station / 靠近金鐘地鐵站
 

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這邊的門口原本有個 "長頸鹿樹" -形狀看起來像長頸鹿。但在一年被雷擊中,後續被保存下來。
At the entrance of the Asia Society is the "giraffe tree". It was struck by lightning some years ago and was preserved as it is now.
 

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餐廳其實就在隔著 Conrad Hotel 大門一條小馬路. 聖誕氣氛也很重.
The restaurant is actually just a street away from the Conrad Hotel. Full of Christmas spirit!