Press and Media Coverage

Wai Yee Hong is an independent, family-run Chinese supermarket based in Bristol for over 30 years. We’re happy to help with interviews and comment on Chinese culture and food, so please feel free to contact us. For more information and images, please see our Press Resources page.

BBC Radio Bristol 28-Jan-2017

BBC Radio Bristol

We spoke to Ali Vowles on BBC Radio Bristol about our Chinese New Year celebrations and about the different performances that day. Ali even got the chance to practice her Cantonese! 新年快樂!


Bristol Post 28-Jan-2017

Bristol Post

Our Chinese New Year celebrations for the Year of the Rooster 2017 were reported on by the Bristol Post.

Bristol Post 25-Jan-17

Bristol Post

Wai Yee Hong’s Chinese New Year celebrations get a mention in Bristol Post’s round up of ways to enjoy Chinese New Year in Bristol for 2017.


Guardian 17-Jul-2016 logo

In an article for The Guardian, ‘China’s best-kept food secret, revealed by Fuchsia Dunlop’ our online store is recommended as a place to purchase Chinese food ingredients.

Sunday Times – February 2016

Sunday Times

We were excited to discover that Wai Yee Hong got a little nod in the Sunday Times, at the beginning of February, as part of a piece about where to dine for Chinese New Year.


BBC Radio Bristol – Feb 2016

Martin Evans, BBC Radio Bristol

Listen to us chat to Martin Evans, about our Chinese New Year celebrations on BBC Radio Bristol as part of the Ali Vowles Saturday morning radio show.

FoodLover Magazine – Jan 2016

Food Lover Magazine January 2016

If you picked up a copy of FoodLover Magazine recently, you may have seen our piece on Chinese New Year traditions and the important of different types of foods at this time of year.


Daily Mail Weekend Magazine, 12-Dec-2015

Daily Mail Weekend Magazine Dec 2015

Our solid stone pestle and mortars were recommended as ‘the best investment for grinding and crushing’ in Felicity Cloake’s ‘ultimate list of kitchen accessories’ in the Daily Mail Weekend Magazine. – Aug 2015 logo

Wai Yee Hong is delighted to be recommended as an online source for Korean ingredients in this recent article on on Korean food.


Yelp review 18-April-2015

Aisle in Wai Yee Hong Chinese Supermarket

“A wonderful place to visit the people are very friendly, warm and helpful every time. An amazing range of products couldn’t ask for anything better, I visit every time I am in the Bristol.”