What to Eat in Hong Kong – The Delicacies You Should not Miss!

If you’re a foodie visiting Hong Kong, you won’t be at a loss when you decide to embark on your food adventures. Here are a few dishes you must try.

 

Hong Kong style French toast

This beloved afternoon snack can be found in almost any diner that you visit when in Hong Kong! Called sai dou see, this version of French toast comes with a generous amount of peanut butter slathered in between slices of bread and deep-fried to achieve the crispiest exterior!

 

Beef brisket noodles

You’ll find this delicacy at several restaurants in central Hong Kong, even at hotels such as The Murray Hong Kong. The beef in this dish is melt in your mouth tender!

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Hong Kong style egg tart

A bakery staple in the city, the tart is popular for its smooth and silky texture and sweetness. The best time to eat this sweet treat is when it’s right out of the oven, this is when the flavour is at its optimum! The tart comes with two types of crust: the shortbread crust or the flaky puff crust, you can choose your pick!

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Bubble Tea

Despite not originating from Hong Kong, bubble tea is a local favourite. You can select the level of sweetness you need and opt to leave the milk out if you choose to.

 

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Ultimate Food Guide for Hong Kong – Delightful Flavours of Hong Kong

Cuisine in Hong Kong is a delight for the tongue indeed, however, the food culture here could be a little bit hectic. Therefore, it is essential that you prepare yourself to sit in crowded places and ushered out as soon as you’ve finished your meal. Nonetheless, here are a few places to try out some treats when in Hong Kong.

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Kam Wah Café

This is a lovely little café located at 47 Bute Street, Prince Edward. If you happen to drop by, try out their pineapple buns and flaky egg tarts that just melt in your mouth. Don’t forget to wash it all down with a steaming cup of milk tea too.

 

Lan Fong Yuen

The best part about this restaurant is its Hong Kong Sock-pulled milk tea! You’ll just have to try some of that deliciousness with a plate of French toast served with kaya or chicken chop with spring onions and vegetables. Regardless, they all taste amazing!

 

Sun Heung Yueng

This café is famed for its scrambled egg and beef sandwiches. It seems that when visiting here for the first time, not ordering the legendary sandwich almost seems like a mockery of the whole thing! Therefore, don’t forget to definitely try some on your Kowloon dining quest.

 

Dim Sum Square

What is a visit to Hong Kong worth without a bite of dim sum? Dim Sum Square is the ultimate place for your first try at the food. local cuisine such as this might also be served at hotels like Dorsett Mongkok Hotel in Hong Kong.

 

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Healthy food in Hong Kong – The coolest spots for healthy eating

Hong Kong is known for a lot of things, including amazing healthy eating spots dotted around the island. Healthy eating is an adventure in itself, so if you’re looking for protein dishes, yummy salads, and acai bowls, Hong Kong has you covered.

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VEDA

Depending on what you’re in the mood for, Veda has got you covered. Whether it’s a curry or congee, you’re definitely in good hands when you visit Veda. 10-minutes from Cosmo Hotel Hong Kong, this healthy eating spot is a must visit to satisfy your salad cravings.

Fete Up

One of the best spots in Sheung Wan for salad boxes, Fete Up offers two main types where you can pick your own choice of grains, proteins, and vegetables. It caters to both vegetarians and meat eaters.

Supa Bowl

If you’re into smoothies and acai bowls, Supabowl is a restaurant in Wanchai that comes to mind when one speaks of healthy eating! If you’re on the lookout for something tasty, guilt-free and Instagram worthy, then Supabowl is the place for you. You’ll find a wide range of vegan and vegetarian acai bowls.

SpiceBox Organics

An ideal spot for the health conscious, SpiceBox organics is a beloved health food store. It is also a deli that serves vegan and vegetarian treats, so for your dose of healthy and low-fat food items, look no further!

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