Food – Hong Kong

Central Restaurant - Hong Kong Pick Up Sticks

It’s peculiar to see how the same brand name can differ so much in another location. Central at Takashimaya is always filled with crowds, but this branch outside Giant Vivocity is a lot quieter. The Food The unique feature of this branch is the Pick Up Sticks, signature of what you see in the street stalls at Hong Kong. They probably were ‘inspired’ by the people at Old Hong Kong Tea House at Marina Square.   Each stick costs $1.80, and 3 sticks for $5. The variety includes pig skin, octopus, fried wanton, beefball, fishball, cuttlefish, pig’s intestine, hokchew fishball, tofu......

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Hong Kong Cafés - Which is the Best?

Hong Kong Cafés – Which is the Best?

Hong Kong Cafés here, there, and everywhere – they have proliferated in our country! We are not complaining. They provide us with hundreds of items of the menu. Nevermind if they are even authentic or Cantonese to begin with. From toasts, tim sums, tea-time snacks, baked rice, Nissin noodles and...

July 11, 2008
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