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.

Takeaway Revolution BBC1 – April 2015

Takeaway Revolution

During filming of Larkin & Dale’s Takeaway Revolution, Larkin and camera crew came in store to pick up specialist ingredients for their pop-up at Eat Drink Bristol Fashion held in Queen Square, Bristol


Jamie Magazine Feb 2015

Jamie Magazine February 2015

We are delighted to be included in Jamie Magazine as a site worth looking at for Oriental supplies. was listed alongside Yang Sing restaurant, and School of Wok cookery school.

Food Lover Magazine – Jan 2015

Food Lover Magazine

Wai Yee Hong was recommended in an article on Vietnamese and Korean cooking in Food Lover Magazine. The recipes for Vietnamese-style pickling liquid and Korean fried chicken used Oriental ingredients for which Wai Yee Hong was listed as a supplier.


Casamia, Saturday Kitchen – Sep 2014

Wai Yee Hong Chinese Supermarket

Jonray & Peter Sanchez-Inglesias, the brothers behind Michelin starred Casamia gave Wai Yee Hong a mention on Saturday Kitchen. We’re excited to have such a lovely endorsement!

Telegraph, Sept 2014 – Salmagundi

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We were delighted to discover that Wai Yee Hong got a little name-check when our friend’s book, Salmagundi was recently reviewed in The Telegraph. – July 2014

Aisle in Wai Yee Hong Chinese Supermarket

We’re listed as a great value alternative to a standard online supermarkets on! “For something a little more exotic, Wai Yee Hong offer an extensive selection of Chinese and oriental ingredients online at budget prices”

Noodle! & The Chinese Cookbook

Noodle! 100 Amazing Authentic Recipes

Both Noodle!, by MiMi Aye and The Chinese Cookbook, by Craig Claiborne and Virginia Lee have recommended Wai Yee Hong as a place to get hold of oriental ingredients.


Hairy Bikers’ Asian Adventure

Hairy Bikers Asian Adventure

Wai Yee Hong was listed as a recommended supplier for specialist ingredients in The Hairy Bikers’ latest book, ‘Hairy Bikers’ Asian Adventure’.


Bristol Culture Blog – My Bristol favourites

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Earlier in 2014, our online manager, Jo, was asked by Martin Booth of the popular Bristol Culture blog, to contribute to a weekly segment called ‘My Bristol Favourites’. Obviously, with so many fabulous things to pick from, in such an exciting and dynamic city she had a tough time choosing.