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Tai Cheong Bakery

35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“egg tarts” (312 reviews)
“chicken pie” (19 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Perhaps my expectations were too high but after more than 6 years of not having visited Hong Kong, I found that my all time fav Egg Tarts were not as great as before. I cannot tell what is was, but something was just not the...More

Thank taukwa
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Walked from Peak Tram Terminus to Tai Cheong Bakery, and it’s worth it. I arrived before 10am and there was no queue at all.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read this place got famous when the last Governor Chris Patten was pictured scoffing the egg tarts. These are pretty good, and worth trying given their fame. I was more impressed by the egg sugar puffs, which are like Hong Kong’s version of a...More

Thank Charlene W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The egg tarts were simply divine, especially when eaten hot! The custard was smooth and silky, the biscuit crust was just right! Definitely a must try in Hong Kong!

Thank Jasmine Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got there around 3pm and I guess it was time for tea break as there were a long queue. The egg tarts we bought are still oven hot and it tasted so delicious. It is delicious from the outside to the inside filling.

Thank CarynLim87
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

I first ate from the branch in Singapore but did't think much of it. This original store in Hong Kong does it well. Light and crispsy pasty with nicely balance filling!

Thank DrJohnWong
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

It involved a considerable amount of uphill walking but certainly worth making the trip to eat the egg tart! The crust was flaky and the egg custard fillings was heavenly. And it costs just a mere HK$9 for one piece of freshly baked straight out...More

Thank TiguanT
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Very nice bakery that specializes in egg custard tarts. Well worth getting a few. Not expensive, good service.

Thank Nadya R
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Well I shall firstly mention that iv only eaten the egg tart here. But if you are reading this I presume that the egg tart is what you are looking fore. And at 9HKD it is a really good tart. A must if you go...More

Thank Raymond B
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of people, especially tourist from Japan and China. Long line up, had to wait for at least 30 min. As a egg tart lover, Tai Cheong egg tart should be considered to be fresh and hot hot hot..... But it was not the best...More

Thank Sidpro
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies
with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The
area widely known as Central is the major financial
hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up
to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open
late into the night and there just happens to be a
street party every weekend. Although everything seems
to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-25443475
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