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Tai Cheong Bakery

35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
+852 2544 3475
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the most impressive thing about this place is the line- it is sometimes 50 deep- as it was on this Saturday arvo. was told you MUST try the egg tart we did, along with some of the other HK iconic baked goodies. The egg tart...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mrfremantle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had no idea why people were lined up midday for two city blocks. When I walked to the front of the line I saw a steady stream of smiling faces consuming a small yellow tart. I found someone who was local and who told...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Cberm100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have egg tarts in our home town. According to a guide book on HK, visitors must try the pineapple buns. We tried both the buns and the tarts at Tia Cheng Bakery and were delighted. Pineapple buns are so called because their tops resemble...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nocatnow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect egg soutfle with compact thin crust. Very long line but worth the wait. Nicely accompanied with oolong tea.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rob P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well I didn't know to try the egg custard tarts here but we were satisfied with our purchase of a small pack of four sesame covered buttery biscuits. The bakery sells a range of breads, tarts and biscuits reasonably priced, all items are nicely displayed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kpiddy
Reviewed November 26, 2018

This bakery opened since 1954 and they have one of the best Egg Tart I've ever tasted. The pastry was puffy and the egg custard was perfect. Its best to try the egg tart fresh from the oven; which is the norm here since lots...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PhilippineTraveler
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

During my last visit in Hong Kong, there was always a line outside the bakery whenever I passed by. I finally had the chance to try it on my last day. The line actually moved pretty quickly. And the egg tart is definitely well worth...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SFOYYZ_Eric
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Emphatically the best of hundreds of egg custard tarts I've been privileged to devour. Pastry seems massively better than what I'm used to. This stands out way above all the culinary experiences I've had in HK. I'll be on a mission to Tai Cheong's one...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David T
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

This place is known for their egg tarts. The egg tarts are a lot bigger here than in the US. Not too sweet, but still delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 636chuckd
Reviewed October 24, 2018

If you are around the corner/central area and craving for a egg tart/chinese pastries, this shop is a good place to buy them. Value for money and tasty.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mercaderco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighborhood: Central
  • Phone Number: +852 2544 3475
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