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The Red Pepper

#146 of 6,136 Restaurants in Hong Kong
Certificate of Excellence
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7 Lan Fong Rd, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were really surprised by the price of the food for the type of food we got. I guess we are used to eating out in nice restaurants in Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur which of course are different prices and different cities. We had rice, chicken, beef and broccoli, one beer, two cokes and green tea and paid over 900... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to declare that this was a restaurant I first visited with my parents about 40 years ago! so I was delighted it was still open and I could take my family. The décor is classic Chinese restaurant, red and gold everywhere! The tables were a mixture of local westerners and Chinese, and tourists. We ordered the classic Red... More 

Thank harrietlaine
San Diego
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

Most of the good Chinese restaurants in Hong Kong are Cantonese...this is an exceptional place for spicy Szechuan food. Don't miss out on the spicy prawns (you have to hold the napkin in front of your face when they "sizzle" them as the fumes are strong!).

Thank SanDiegoW_traveler
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

The fact that this restaurant has been in business for 46 years is sufficient testimony to its consistent quality. Although on the tourist trail and although it boasts a Bruce Lee connection, it is frequented largely by locals, which is further recommendation.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

"Real" Chinese might be just a little bit to much for the newly arrived, but here you can bridge western and eastern world's perfectly. The Red Pepper served yummy, high quality and fastly prepared dishes you might want to try and will for sure love. Servers are fast and working here for ages. The menu offers you a variety of... More 

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Hennef, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

I first visited the Red Pepper in the mid-90s on the recommendation of a good friend. On every visit to HK, I have been back, most recently in January. It has not changed and the sizzling chili shrimp and honey bananas are still excellent. The prices are moderate, but worth it. The pictures of the food tell the story best.

Thank Michael K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Its situated at Lan Fong Road and i find its very good Sichuan Restaurant and can taste the popular and delicious Chilli Prawns.

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

The food was amazing, very tasty. As we were a large group we ordered several different dishes, the sizzling chilli prawns being the best but a bit pricy at $HK600. Service was quick and good. Great atmosphere in the restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

The food is really good and tasty. We ordered dried fried beef with chili, wun tun, fried rice and sweet and sour. All are very good and it can't be better. Staff were attentive as we were also there for a very late lunch and there were no one else. We think the price is a bit pricy, but not... More 

Thank Rutima V
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Went for dinner, and the place, service and food was excellent! We had sweet and sour pork, wontons, dry fried beef with chilli and fried rice. We also had tea and a large beer. The bill was around 600 HKD, which is a bit high, but not crazy, given the quality and location. Also, -1 star for serving shark fin.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Lan Fong Rd, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong
  • Phone Number: 852-25773811

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?