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Kam Wah Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner


Chinese, Cafe, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went there for breakfast and ordered the pineapple bun, buttered toast, 2 scrambled eggs and milk tea. Food was very ordinary... nothing great to shout about. Pineapple bun was too dense and heavy and the eggs came out fried instead of scrambled. Service was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank wuibin
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staying at Royal plaza went for a walk to find breakfast and stumbled on this place. Very brisk lots of people, staff friendly don’t expect restaurant service this is a locals place. We had local coffee strong with condensed milk kept you going also had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Abear88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited Kam Wah with a friend. It is a cafe with a lot of history and they have been making their bao there for a long time. The custard tarts, cocktail buns and pineapple buns were great and I would highly recommend it. As...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Peter13T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food are really delicious but the staff are really mean and kinda racist! they didnt punch our order correctly! and they are so scared when you talk in English they will just ignore you! so you better know how to talk in Cantonese! and they...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank amyaoot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The egg tarts are so popular you'll get a fresh batch any time you order. Its crust is crispy, egg custard so silky smooth.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DougChan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We started everyone of our 5 days in Hong Kong with a buttered pineapple bun from here... it was only mean to be the first day but they were so good we figured we couldn’t find anything better for breakfast than these! Simply the best...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank MFC31
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

I got the buns to go and did not eat in. Ordering was a bit complicated but it was worth it. The buns were excellent.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Q2465UIjohnm
Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

Had tried many polo bun in other places, none of it taste like the one in Kam Wah Cafe. Egg tart was good too.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank T5983QIkarent
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

We visit Kam Wah Cafe on every visit to Hong Kong, and our favourite polo bun, French toast and milk tea are as good as ever, and never fail to satisfy. We will be back.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank VisitUSA
Reviewed March 26, 2019

Highly recommended if If you want to have a local style breakfast in Hong Kong. Pineapple Bun, Egg Tart, Butter Toast, and the other food like Beef Fried rice, Sing Chow Bee Hoon with some good Hong Kong Milk Tea to wash it all down....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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November 16, 2017|
Response from linanauli21 | Reviewed this property |
I am not able to give a clear direction. The location of this cafe is clearly seen at a glance. I took the Metro arriving at Mongkok. From the station, I went out to walk to find Bute Street with the saved map on my phone... More
November 16, 2017|
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Response from Funs105 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they serve pork.
November 4, 2017|
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Response from StepheyTSC | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely.
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