to eat in TST ?
do not usually recommend restaurants but eating in HK can be such an expensive
experience that a few addresses should not harm...
Island, Silvercord, basement / Good choice of cheap snacks or meals
date, 46 Nathan road / Limited choice and atmosphere...
Super Cooked Deli, Harbour City, 3F /Open 10:30am to 9pm (last order
8:45pm) / An up market address with an excellent choice of Japanese, Thai,
King Mansion is also a kind of food stall but not the most romantic one...
or snacks ?
Coffee Co, various locations throughout HK including at City Super or
Star Ferry / Reasonable prices, good choice and free internet for 20mn !
Cup Coffee, 3 Lock road / A small open shop with long working hours
from 7am to 11pm /Extensive choice of coffee
Wah Ltd, 25-29 Hankow Rd / The pastries' paradise at reasonable rates
/ Open 8am to 8pm / Fresh bakeries at 1pm daily
Yuet Restaurant, basement, 63 Peking road / Extensive choice (incl.
western), reasonable prices, no service charge, long working hours (8am to
midnight), good service and acceptable food make this address a favorite with locals or westerners / Their $48 (western) set dinner is usually big
enough for two (not too hungry) people and it changes daily.
Fat Restaurant, 8-10 Ashley road / Another very popular place with
locals / Long working hours / Good soup dumplings cost $18.
or dim sum restaurants ?
Noodle Kitchen, 98 Canton road / Small restaurant with good
atmosphere, good service, tasty food and reasonable price / Their $25 or
$35 specialties are a bargain for HK / Shanghai dim sum $12 to $18 / One
false note only : the tea automatically served cost $5 per
person (you could off course refuse to pay as it is written nowhere...)
Garden Noodles & Congee Kitchen, 76 Canton road / Small Cantonese restaurant with honest food reasonably priced / Open 7:30 am to 12:30am
sweet Dynasty, 88 Canton road / Another Cantonese restaurant with a
good rapport authenticity-price / Open 10am to 1am
Hill, 37 Hankow road / Taiwanese restaurant with dim sum from 11:30 to
4:30pm / Reasonable dim sum prices from $12 (small) to $22
Tak Lam Vegetarian Cuisine, 45-47 Carnarvon road / Shanghainese vegetarian
restaurant / "HK best restaurant 1996" / Dim
sum from $15 to $25 / Lunch sets start at $18 /Shanghai style cold noodle
with 7 sauces $45 /Open 11am to 11pm
Tips : Angus, HK (Nov 02)
« There is a good place in Kowloon for 'hot pot', very cheap but delicious food,
traditional Cantonese food. It is on Cheung Sha wan MTR station, in Kowloon, 6 station from
Tsim Sha Tsui MTR station / 15mins travel, it is only HK$50 for a person, but is in Buffet!!! Its
located in Li Check Uk estate, Po On Road. The only one Chinese restaurant, on the
platform of the estate » If you require
some help or advise about HK, you can contact Angus directly at email@example.com
Restaurant (2366 6591), 1F, 2A Humphrey's Avenue / Special Buffet
Lunch Mond-Sat. $48 plus 50% discount on drinks / Open 12-3pm &
(2723 7618), 1F, 103-104 Chung King Mansion /The only fully licensed Indian
restaurant of Chung King so it is possible to drink well as well as
eat well / Reasonable prices at around $40-50 / Open 10:30am to 11:30pm
Mahal Club (2722 5454), 3F, B4, B Block Chung King Mansion / Same
reasonable prices / The menu with photos also help to decide /Open 11am to
Pass (2721 2786), 7F, E2, E Block Chung King Mansion / Very basic
decoration but good food come even cheaper / Open 12am to 11:30pm
(2366 8171), 9 Lock road / Good prices all week long but a good deal every
Tuesday with a special buffet lunch for $60 /
good deals ?
Deli, 3F Prince Hotel, 23 Canton road / A very relaxed atmosphere and
big portions come at surprising low prices : breakfast sets from $20,
half-chicken and potatoes $35, salads from $25,... / Open 8am to 8pm
world, GF New World Center, 22 Salisbury Rd / Set Lunch (salad bar,
soup & coffee) $38 (add $7 for main course as well), Buffet Dinner
(sushi, oyster, ice cream, cakes) $98 or 108 WE / Open until 9:30pm
Paris 13th (2723 6369), Shop 202, Toyo Mall, 94 Granville Rd, near HK
Science Museum / A Vietnamese restaurant as well as an original bar / Set
lunch $45 to 48, Set dinner for two $148 / Happy hour 3-8pm / Open 11:30
am to 11:30pm
Coffee Shop (2113 3912), 1F Hong Kong Hotel, Canton road / Slightly up market
but still interesting thanks to its "early birds" deal
: lunch buffet at $88 if you arrive at 12 and leave at 1pm on week day...