Tag: Hong Kong Cafes


10 Hong Kong Cafes In Singapore - Get The "Cha Chaan Teng" Experience With These Late Night Cafes

What makes a Hong Kong cafe distinct is its eclectic wide-ranging menu, made of different kinds of Canto-Western cuisine. Instant noodles with curry, macaroni with tomato soup, condensed milk and ice cream on thick toast, and not forgetting milk tea and coffee together – better known as “yuan yang”. The Hong Kong cafes are sometimes known as “Cha Chaan Teng”, literally meaning “tea restaurant”. Hong Kong’s Cha Chaan Teng are known for its brisk business, straight-forward and no-fuss service (some would say rude), and hours of operations which can last from very early morning to wee hours in the......

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Hoi On Cafe 海安咖啡室 – Nostalgic Bing Sutt Cafe In Sheung Wan, One Of "The 38 Essential Hong Kong Restaurants" To Visit

Hoi On Cafe 海安咖啡室 – Nostalgic Bing Sutt Cafe In Sheung Wan, One Of “The 38 Essential Hong Kong Restaurants” To Visit

In Hong Kong, there is no lack of Cha Chaan Teng (Hong Kong-style cafés) but the predecessor version of a place for a light meal known as “Bing Sutt” is a diminishing trade. Literally translated as “ice room”, these are traditional cold drinking houses found between the...

May 16, 2018
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