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Lord Stow's Cafe

9 Largo do Matadouro, Macau, China
853-28882174
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Ranked #5 of 336 Restaurants in Macau
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Taipei, Taiwan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

The egg tart of Lord Stow's Cafe was my favorite dessert in Macau! Never had such a great egg tart before!

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Leeds
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Delicious egg custards just melt in your mouth - I could eat ten of them! Great value too. Definitely worth sampling.

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Singapore
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Lord Stows Cafe - a great haven right in the centre of the village of Coloane. I love this place. When you have done the sights - take the weight off your feet and tuck into an original egg custard tart - made famous by the Portuguese. Far superior to what are sold in shops as freshly baked on the... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We found these egg tarts in Osaka, where there is a kiosk in the busy street of Dotonbori, near the canal. We bought one each in 2002 on a family visit, then had to come back and buy a box the next day. We were delighted to find, in 2014, the stall is still there, and they taste just as... More

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Macau, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Love this place, one of my favourite places to eat in Macau. They used to have a lovely garden that you could sit in and watch the pet tortoises roaming around but sadly they renovated and dont have this anymore. Fantastic food and good selection, have loved averything i have tried so far. Service is good too but they get... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

You will never find such a good egg tart in other places. Freshly made, the egg custard is not too heavy, and the tart base is just crunchy. Must re-visit again!

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Perth, Australia
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23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We bought a box of six egg tarts for the six of us to share only to realise that we each wanted a box of our own! :)

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

i heard of a lot about this egg tarts legend before but only after i had one in front of me did i realized that all were true - very inviting, delicious and a feeling of "i want some more". btw, i had them in the Venetians casino.

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Darwin, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014 via mobile

I sampled a lot of egg tarts while in Macau and Lords stow were by far my favorite. They also do a good cappuccino. I would definently recommend this cafe.

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makati
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

My family had our brunch in the Garden Cafe. The Filipino waiters provided excellent service. The food was great and the serving size was huge. We had baked potato with mushroom, bacon and cheese, tom yum kung, beef and sausage pie, and clubhouse sandwiches. The cost per meal was high but each meal, except for the soup, could be shared... More

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