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Cafe Matchbox

2 Sun Wui Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good61%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
“egg tarts” (4 reviews)
“noodle soup” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Cafe, Asian
2 Sun Wui Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I tried yesterday the cafe Matchbox. in a hidden street in the middle of Causeway Bay, try the noodles along with almond drink or red bean drink. The staff is kind and helpful for non Cantonese speakers. The place is clean and the feeling to...More

Thank Freed85
Reviewed May 30, 2017

So great to find a kinda retro - Western style place amongst all the dim sum joints in HK - just for a change. Step inside and the friendly staff usher you to a booth or outside table - the place is pure HK 1940's-50's....More

Thank brysc01
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Wow, we stumbled upon this quaint, kitchen restaurant right next to the Hotel Excelsior - down the alley. Coffee very average, considered milk oatmeal was awesome, egg sandwich was different but very nice and the black sesame butter condensed milk toast was unbelievably pretty good

Thank SD E
Reviewed March 28, 2017

This place is tucked between the World Trade Center/Excelsior area and Fashion Walk. It's a bit of task to find for first timers but the actual place is pretty big and nice for Hong Kong standards. The menu was pretty good in both pricing and...More

Thank Benson C
Reviewed March 23, 2017

What a very neat nostalgic restaurant very hard to find. But well worth it the food was top notch and very reasonable. We waiter was very helpful for us to decide what to eat he spoke very good English.

Thank beerbuda
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Extremely local charm. Not very clean but food is fast, cheap and cheerful. Don't expect good service as this place is very popular among the locals so everyone is quick eaters with seats turned around very fast. Bread is freshly baked, milk tea and just...More

Thank ceceh
Reviewed October 3, 2016

I loved the look of this place and was really pleased to have the chance to go there. I ordered - then I saw the kitchen. Filthy floor with bits of food all over it, a basin of grey water with something dripping into it,...More

Thank stobart
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Cute cafe with a good variety of food. A short walk from Crowne plaza hotel. They have fresh warm Hong Kong style bread , egg tarts ready to be served for hungry bellies. Good service too!

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We dropped in for a coffee but ended up ordering food. It's like time travel cafe. Old school paraphenalia, steeped in the history of Hong Kong and a great menu of food. I had Salted Beef tongue sandwich and it was awesome, I also tried...More

1  Thank charlesfrith
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

It was my 1st time trying this place, and I must say the location was very good, the place was quite small, but quite comfortable, love the ambient, not fancy, but humble... The food was great and big portion too, typical hongkong food , quite...More

Thank Herman_wang
Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
Wan Chai and Causeway Bay are the retail centers of
Hong Kong Island. Filled with shops, malls and
restaurants, both areas are bustling with people –
tourists and locals alike. Causeway Bay has one of the
highest rents on the planet, and is a bit more
polished and modern than its Wan Chai counterpart.
Beneath the surface there is more than meets the eye –
find boutique stores in the above ground floors of
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Sun Wui Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Neighborhood: Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Phone Number: +852-2868-0363
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