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Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel earns accolades from Forbes Travel Guide for a fourth consecutive year

Cucina has achieved Forbes Travel Guide’s Four-Star restaurant rating for four consecutive years.

Forbes Travel Guide (“FTG”) – the world-renowned global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants, and spas – announced its 2023 Star Award winners on 15 February 2023. For the fourth year in a row, Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel’s Italian restaurant Cucina received the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star restaurant award while Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel was named a Recommended Hotel.

“It is a great honor for every one of us at Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel to once again receive significant accolades from Forbes Travel Guide this year. Despite the huge challenges posed by the pandemic during the past three years, our teams have continued to provide the warmest hospitality and top-rated services to both our esteemed in-house guests and every dining guest. I would like to express my sincere gratitude, especially to the operations team and the team at Cucina. This achievement wouldn’t be made possible without their continuous passion and dedication,” said Mr. Dalip Singh, Area General Manager of Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong.

“With the borders opening up, I am most confident and look forward to the rebound of global tourism and the revival of the hospitality industry. In the meantime, we will strive to uphold our exceptional accommodation and warm service to every guest,” Singh added.

To celebrate this major achievement, Cucina invites all guests to enjoy the elaborate four-course Signature Menu crafted by Chef Andrea Delzanno. Served against the spectacular backdrop of Victoria Harbour the menu is available at HK$888 per person and features four regional delicacies from Southern Italy. The
gastronomic journey begins with Red Prawn Carpaccio, Mozzarella Cheese Sauce, Herring Caviar, Lemon Oil Dressing followed by Fregola Pasta in Sardinian Style, Mixed Shellfish, Molluscs, Scallops, Lobster Sauce. The hearty main course of Traditional Neapolitan Stew Pork Ragout, Ricotta Cheese Foam, Green Pea
Purée is sure to tantalise all diners’ palates. Finally, an exquisitely crafted dessert of Sicilian Cassata with Ricotta, Pistachios, Raisins, Candied Fruits, Rum, Orange Sauce is the perfect finale to the elaborate meal.

For an additional $440 per person, the menu can be paired with four glasses of exquisite wines recommended by Cucina’s Beverage Manager, Mr. Raymond Lo. For reservations, please call Cucina at +852 2113 0808.

Forbes Travel Guide is a world-renowned authority on excellence in hospitality. Both Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel and Cucina are included in the illustrious 2023 Star Ratings list.

“Travel is in an incredible position for continued growth, as people prioritize authentic, in-person experiences,” says Amanda Frasier, President of Ratings for Forbes Travel Guide. “The hotels, ocean cruises, restaurants, and spas on our 2023 Star Rating list demonstrate an impressive commitment to creating memorable environments that nurture connection, joy, and sense of place as we experience the world to its fullest.”

To view the 2023 Star Award winners, visit For a detailed explanation of how Forbes Travel Guide compiles its Star Ratings, click here.

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