Dining in Hong Kong
Hong Kong is not only renowned as a “Shopping Paradise”, and “Commercial Centre”, but also the “Gourmet Heaven” for exquisite and mouth-watering delicacies. A wide array of delicious international dining options can be found at each district in the region, so come to Hong Kong and enjoy an unforgettable cuisine trip!

Wonderful Hong Kong dishes are waiting to serve you a memorable Hong Kong travel! As an international city, Hong Kong represents a world of dining with a diffusion of many cultures and tastes. All travelers are invited to enjoy sumptuous five-star cuisines, local street snacks or casual local style meals at the Eastern and Western Hong Kong restaurants as well as the Thai, Vietnamese, Indian, Mediterrean, Japanese, French, Italian restaurants. The exotic restaurants offer visitors a wide choice to dine. Let’s explore Hong Kong delicacies with TravelKing!

Three Most Renowned Hong Kong Culinary Districts

Renowned as the culinary capital of Asia, Hong Kong boasts more than 11,000 restaurants distributed in different districts. Kowloon, Tsim Sha Tsui, and Causeway Bay are three of the most favorite dining districts in Hong Kong.

Kowloon 九龍
Being one of the most popular districts for gourmets in Hong Kong, Kowloon has evolved from an industrial district into a residential area boasting international cuisines and a variety of South East Asian delights, Cantonese and Chiu Chow dishes, as well as local desserts and snacks. Visitors may find small size restaurants with friendly services. The restaurants are mainly located on Nga Tsin Long Road, Nam Kwok Road, Lung Kong Road, Prince Edward Road, Kai Tak Road, and Fuk Lo Tsun Road. Do not forget to drop by the local cafes and diners along the way.

Tsim Sha Tsui 尖沙咀
Tsim Sha Tsui is a dynamic district for gourmets in Kowloon. With ease of transportation, numerous international four and five-star hotels boast the highest quality restaurants offering stunning harbor views across the water to Hong Kong Island. Enjoy refined cuisines by some of the world’s finest chefs along Hillwood Road, Nathan Road, Canton Road, Chatham Road as well as Ashely Road and Cameron Road.

Causeway Bay 銅鑼灣
Causeway Bay is where visitors may find numerous budget local delicacies for a true Hong Kong ambience. Local snacks can be found along Jardine's Bazaar, Tang Lung, and Matheson streets. The notable Hong Kong style tea is available at local restaurants and stalls with attractive aroma to cater all diners. If you are looking for fine delicacies, Yun Ping Road, Kai Chiu Road, Pak Sha Road, Lan Fong Road, Hysan Avenue, Sunning Road, Hoi Ping Road and Yiu Wa Street offer a mouth-watering alternative for an evening out.

The other major food districts in Hong Kong that you cannot miss are Lan Kwai Fong & SOHO, Hung Hom, Sai Kung, Lei Yue Mun and Lamma Island.

Notable Hong Kong Delicacies

What are the Hong Kong delicacies and snacks that you shall not miss out?

Dim Sum 港式飲茶
Your Hong Kong trip is incomplete without trying dim sum! Dum Sum is delightful, tasty Chinese snacks served in steaming bamboo baskets, with pots of Chinese tea on the side for breakfast or lunch. The local dim sum favorites include beef balls, shrimp dumplings, steamed pork buns, streamed pork ribs, pan-fried squid and many others will surely allure you to linger on!

Local Street Snacks 港式小吃
Curry fish ball, beef balls, sausages, squid tentacles, fried vegetables, etc, are local street snacks of Hong Kong. They are served on sticks or in Styrofoam bowls for ones to enjoy while on the move towards the destination. The curry fish balls and beef balls are in strong flavoring, and juicy.

Seafood 港式海鮮
Hong Kong is a heaven for seafood lovers and gluttons! Fresh seafood catered by skilled Cantonese chefs in Hong Kong style. The four prime seafood districts for waterfront dining are Sai Kung, Lei Yue Mun, and the islands of Lamma and Cheung Chau.

Cantonese BBQ 港式燒臘
Roast duck, cha siu, crispy roast pork, soy sauce chicken and much other special roast-flavor meat are typical Cantonese BBQ dishes. You may find these tasty Cantonese BBQ delicacies in Hong Kong along each street. In addition, Hong Kong Yung Kee Restaurant and Tai Xing Roast Restaurant are two of the most famous Cantonese BBQ restaurants in Hong Kong. Many foreign visitors came to these restaurants for tasting delicious dishes.