Ben’s Back Beach Bar at Shek O – Drinking

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If you are heading to Shek O for a hike at Dragon’s back or swimming at one of the best beaches in Hong Kong, pass by Ben’s Back Beach Bar in Shek O Back Beach (5-min walk from the main beach) to have some cheap cocktails and enjoy the beautiful sunset of Hong Kong.

Voted by CNNgo as one of the best beach bars, Ben’s Back Beach Bar keeps its warm atmosphere and attracts mostly expats and tourists who wants to have some causal drinks in a relaxing afternoon at the beach. The people are down to earth, the drinks are cheap ($20-$35), and the sunset view is quite amazing. Dogs and family friendly.  An outdoor patio BBQ space is available for reservation.

Price: Cocktail ($25-$35), Beer ($20)
Signature drink: Sex on the Beach ($35)
How to get there:
– Take MTR to Shau Kei Wan Station
– Bus 9 from MTR Shau Kei Wan Station Exit A3 bus terminus and get off at the Shek O Bus Terminus. (30 mins)
– Head towards the colorful houses when entering Shek O Village, and the paved road will lead you to the Back Beach of Shek O. (5 mins)
Address: 273 Shek O Village.
Tel: +852 2809 2268
Open: Tues-Fri 7pm-1am, Sat-Sun 2pm-1am. Closed Mon.