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Kung Tak Lam

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Tsim Sha Tsui
Chinese, Vegetarian, Shanghai
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7/F, 1 Peking Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
852-23127800
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
very nice and quite smart with a nice view

We were recommended this vegetarian restaurant by our hotel concierge and we weren't disappointed. It is located in the heart of kowloon on the 7th floor of a new building with a lovely view over the bay. The food was top end vegetarian at a fair price. One point to note is that you must get there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Jerusalem, Israel
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Jerusalem, Israel
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

We were recommended this vegetarian restaurant by our hotel concierge and we weren't disappointed. It is located in the heart of kowloon on the 7th floor of a new building with a lovely view over the bay. The food was top end vegetarian at a fair price. One point to note is that you must get there early as they... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

If you like Chinese food, and you are vegetarian, then this is the place to come. We have dined here for lunch and dinner, and the food is superb. Varied and delicious. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

Food was nice enough, nothing amazing but a good veggie option in this part of town. Feels a bit like a posh canteen though, the lights are turned up far too bright, so at night you can't even see the amazing harbour view! The service is fine but a few too many staff hovering over. Would probably go again though.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Too quick service like dim sum restaurant with me-too atmosfhere. Quality of food average, but franckly quite disappointing as level of disches pretty low and without flavour, care or taste. Bill far too expensive. Think about and make another choice.

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Richmond North Yorkshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

We are here two nights running...the service was professional and efficient...although a little rushed near closing time... The food was tasty... Varied... Generous ...and interesting...all with no meat or fish but quite delicious and inventive....good colours and flavours...second night we asked for the spices to be stepped up and they were...great kick to the pepper sauce. Tea came in copious... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We didn't enjoy our dinner at all... - the waiter tried really hard to push drinks and dishes to us when taking our order - he said chinese tea was 12HKD so we assumed the price was for the tea pot (it generally is). It turned out it was 12HKD per person, what a rip off! - we had to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I've never heard of a cover charge for a restaurant before, not sure if that's common in HongKong. The dude taking my order probably realized I'm a tourist and charged me $12 for regular water which was hot (not bottled, I didn't ask for hot water either) and another $12 for peanuts that I didn't order but we're just served.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

채식자들을 위한 좋은 선택. 전메뉴 채식임 Godd for vegeterian. All Menu is only vegetable. No flesh.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Before we even sat down, they were offering expensive fruit or ginger tea, when all we really wanted was Chinese tea. We had to be insistent to get them to finally serve Chinese tea. That was weird to begin with, because the other tables were drinking Chinese tea. They pressed us to order the set meal, which did not seem... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

As mentioned already the waiters push you to have more food than you want, soup, appetizers, etc. On the other side, they are very attentive and food is delivered quickly. You also have a view of Hong Kong Island if you get a table by the windows. I like vegetarian food but found the entree pretty average. The appetizers were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7/F, 1 Peking Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong Region  >  Hong Kong>  > Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Neighborhood: Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Phone Number: 852-23127800

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Vegetarian, Shanghai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a busy and bustling neighborhood that never sleeps. On the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an abundant number of high-end retail stores selling designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also contains a diverse range of attractions for the entire family. Whether taking a walk in Kowloon Park, exploring museums, going shopping or grabbing a bite to eat – Tsim Sha Tsui has something for everyone.
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