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7F Coda PLaza, 51 Garden Rd, Hong Kong, China (Central)
852-28388811
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Ranked #251 of 4,640 Restaurants in Hong Kong
4.0 of 5 stars 39 Reviews
Price range: $10 - $15
Neighborhood: Central
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Singapore
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291 reviews 291 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
484 helpful votes 484 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This restaurant is out of nowhere...in the Midlevels.....a building call Coda Plaza. The nearby landmarks are YWCA in Macdonnells Road or going to the HK zoological and botanical garden...Yet, this place is usually packed especially on Sundays' lunch. You definitely need to make reservations in advance! Their fish boiled in Sze Chuan chilli and as well as fish in sour... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Went here with relatives. Had jellyfish, cold chicken with spicy chili sauce, preserved egg with tofu, bitter melon with pork spareribs, seafood steamed egg cake, mapo tofu, and fried fish with chili peppers (in hot wok). Also sour plum drinks to cool tongues at the end of the meal. Ma po tofu was excellent, just super spicy. Steamed egg dish... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

A frequent go-er to the restaurant, I love having group meals here. The huoguo and the tofu in the rockpot is superb. Definitely worth trying and great atmosphere to have a group dinner.

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New York City, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I really enjoyed lunch at San Xi Lou. The food is very authentic and the view is pretty phenomenal. Would highly recommend this place for group lunches/dinners

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Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

If you are a big fan of spicy hot sichuan cuisine, you cannot miss San Xi Lou. Their spicy boiled fish (水煮魚) is a MUST try, it is served in a big bowl of boiling hot red soup, sliced fish and noodles covered with loads of dried chilli. Don't feel intimidated by all those chilli, in fact they are not... More 

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Chantilly, VA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Went here with 2 locals. It was great! We had the hot pot mix of spicy and non-spicy with Lamb, Beef, and other assorted veggies. This is something we don't have in the US. The atmosphere was energetic. We were on the 22nd floor part of the restaurant. Just make sure you have an empty stomach when you arrive so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

Hot stuff. Not Chili Fagara level but still hot enough to make you sweat. Great variety, we had fish, chicken, pork and a variety of items off the vegetarian menu for some of our party. Not everything is spicy so friendly for both spice and non spice lovers. Very busy so reservations recommended / needed. Quick trip in a taxi... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We were wanting to try Sichuan food for a change after being in Hong Kong for 6 days. Found the San Xi Lou through the website from positive feed back & also from friends. The decor & setting is clean and staff were attentive. We were there for lunch on a rainy afternoon. We were recommanded to go to the... More 

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Fairlight, Australia
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104 reviews 104 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

There are two options for San Xi Lou, within the same building - 7F or 22F. We went to 22F. We had a local accompanying us on this trip and one of the boys said he wanted Sichaun. For the local - there was only one choice - San Xi Lou. The décor on 22F is nothing to rave about... More 

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hong kong
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70 reviews 70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I have been coming here either eating in, or getting takeaway for the last seven years. It has always rated highly for our family. The chilli mandarin fish is a favourite each time, despite the steep price. Today? I get the takeaway home and the fish is clearly not mandarin fish. It is some kind of inferior substitute and does... More 

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Address: 7F Coda PLaza, 51 Garden Rd, Hong Kong, China
Phone Number: 852-28388811
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong Region  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15

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