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Chef Umberto Bombana’s  project, three-Michelin-star , octavium serve innovative  fine Italian dishes.

Delicate service, take the time to enjoy a diner rewarded by on of the finest italian cuisine in town. The restaurant is a private kitchen doubled as a culinary lab. We recommend the tasting menu with seasonal creation of the Chef.  Rumour said that they open that place to be “friends-only restaurant”, their booking number was kept confidential at the opening but the restaurant is were rapidly fully booked.

Umberto Bombana is an Italian chef and co-owner of three Michelin star restaurant 81/2/ Otto e Mezzo Bombana. A native of Clusone, Bergamo in Northern Italy, Chef Bombana was inspired by his grandmother who used to cook for an aristocratic family. He was a prime mover in introducing the white truffle to Hong Kong’s restaurant scene and was appointed a “Worldwide Ambassador of the White Truffle” by the Piedmontese Regional Enoteca Cavour


One Chinachem Central

22 Des Voeux Rd


Tel – +852 2111 9395

Chef Umberto Bombana wants octavium to offer a much more personalized narrative, a homelier way of enjoying his cuisine. A cosy dining room, designed by the chef himself with highly dedicated service it’s a perfect combination to enjoy a tasteful discovery of the art of Chef Umberto.


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