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US$7 - US$13
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European, Deli
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Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Knead is one of our lifesaver eateries in Sheung Wan, consistently serving delicious, customised sandwiches that have no real peers around the city in my honest opinion. This is a pricey sandwich shop but the breads, spreads and ingredient toppings are fresh and delicious. Just...fill in the card with what you want and in 10 minutes, they will have it made and ready to serve. There are some seats at Knead if you want to eat at their shop but I usually just do take-away. Sandwiches are wrapped nicely if you are on the go. They do salads and soups as well, again good quality and nicely prepared for take-away. Drinks are just fine. But really it is about the sandwiches at Knead. They are made the way you like them and they are perfect. Note: You can order Knead delivery through deliveroo if you're in the area.More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 1 July 2021 via mobile

When I came here the other day I rather greedily treated myself to two sandwiches, one bacon and one tuna, and loved them both. Not the cheapest admittedly but definitely worth it. In terms of decor and atmosphere, this is the kind of place that...would feel too alien in London, Montreal or Sydney and it’s great to have somewhere like this serving superb sandwiches in HK too!More

Date of visit: June 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 26 April 2021

Have picked up custom made sandwiches from Knead on Jervois regularly for the past few years including a handful of times so far this year. They continue to put together really nice sandwiches which are custom created with the bread, spreads, meat, veg and other...toppings for which you choose. Sandwiches are then made to order, making use of fresh ingredients. They are good portion size and always taste great. You can order at Knead and eat there. You can also do take-away or delivery through deliveroo if you are in the Sheung Wan and Central area. They offer up custom made salad bowls as well and have a handful of signature sandwiches and salads if you prefer. Prices are at the high end but as a sandwich lover, the quality is there.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?3  
Reviewed 30 August 2020

Strangely KNEAD has almost every customizable sandwich/baguette but they didn't have a customized wrap which I KNEADED!!!Anyway, after asking they were able to customize one for me. I had the wrap with beetroot spread, brie, hummus and and blue cheese. As you can imagine the...taste was damn good with the tartness of the hummus and creamy brie complimented by the baby spinach leaves. Finished with teas. The green tea was good but I had to wait for it to cool down as the mug didn't have ears. Salad that my friend had;More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 28 July 2020

Knead has continued to be a very good, healthy food option on Jervois Street in Sheung Wan this spring and summer. They are open from 8am to 8.30pm during the week and 10am to 7pm on weekends. We stop by order from Knead at least...a couple times a month now. They have been consistently very good for us over the past few years. You'll find a small indoor seating area and they are happy to bag your sandwich and salad orders for take-away as well as delivery through deliveroo if you prefer to eat within the comfort of your home, office or area hotel. Orders usually arrive in 15-20 minutes. What I like about Knead is not only the fresh ingredients and lovely breads used for their sandwiches but I like they you can fully customise your orders choosing from a range of breads, spreads, meats, veg and other ingredients. They can also toast your sandwiches if you like. All food is prepared to order and they always taste great. Prices are high compared to your Subway, PRET, Grove and others selling sandwiches and wraps but sizes are generous and you'll quickly taste the difference in quality.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Helpful?4  
Reviewed 16 February 2020

Every time I eat from Knead on Jervois Rd. in Sheung Wan, I question myself as to why I don't pass by here more often. This is specialist shop that makes up delicious sandwiches. Opening hours are from 8am to 8.30pm (Mon to Fri) an...10am to 7pm (Sat and Sun). There is seating inside for around 10-12 people. Otherwise, you can just order take-away. Wall menu includes a small selection of sandwiches, salads and soup which you can order. Alternatively, just pick up an order sheet and come up with your own custom sandwich or salad which they will make for you. Orders take around 10-15 minutes to fulfil and are made with fresh, very good ingredients. They taste really good. During a recent lunch, we tried the toasted Beef Brisket and Spicy Tuna Melt sandwiches from the menu board. These were both great, just as good as the custom sandwiches taken from Knead in the past. They also do a few breakfast items which you'll see on the board just outside the shop in the mornings. In the end, if you are sandwich person, you knead to try specialist place on Jervois Road. Salads are pretty good as well. I'm already looking forward to my next visit.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?3  
Reviewed 31 December 2019 via mobile

Nice little cafe - cosy when half full, tiny and packed when chock full of customers during lunch on a trendy little back street in Sheung Wan full of cafes and little restaurants. Near enough Central that it’s full of office workers during lunch. I...have read reviews (mostly ones from further back) that staff were rude or food portions were unsatisfactory but I have to say I have experienced neither. Been twice - First time was salad for lunch which I used Ritual to pick up in store (it was packed and ready to go by the time I arrived) and second time was breakfast early in the morning when I was the first and only customer. Service was fine both times with staff friendly and food portions were also excellent although it could be due to both my orders being build your owns. Prices err on the high side but again that could be because I did build your owns and I pretty much added everything into my salad and sandwich.... Coffee was decent but there are plenty of choices on the same street for more artisanal/fancy coffees like single origin pour overs. Knead’s focus is definitely on food and it’s wide selection of fresh and tasty ingredients and ability to customise their food (probably the reason for the slow service). Will definitely be back again especially if I’m just ordering out or get to avoid the rush hour.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 10 November 2019

This small shop makes custom sandwiches and salads to eat in or take out. Big with locals, it can be packed at noon but it’s worth cramming in to order a bowl or sandwich, which comes quickly and is big, filling, and delicious. Multiple European...languages spoken. Items like home made hummus and felafels available, so for the traveller craving a taste of home, it’s a surprising discovery in the midst of a dense typical shopping street in Hong Kong. Win! Win! A healthy, updated throwback to the days when Hong Kong was full of expats from all over the world, it’s a fun place to eat and imagine you are a resident in this beautiful worldly city.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 8 July 2019

Knead is a sandwich and salad specialist on Jervois Rd. in Sheung Wan. This is a place you go for really good, custom made sandwiches and salads. Opening hours are from 8am to 8.30pm (Mon to Fri) an 10am to 7pm (Sat and Sun). Seating...area is limited to 8-10 people but you can order take away. They have a small list of sandwiches and salads you can order. Otherwise, grab a card and a pencil and start marking what bread type, spread and ingredients you want (sandwich) or which leaf and ingredients you want for a salad. Take your cards to the cashier, pay and they will make your custom sandwich and/or salad. Knead has monthly special soups, cakes and a small selection of drinks as well. During a recent visit we had a roast beef, sun-dried tomato, arugula and gouda sandwich on toasted sour dough. It was very tasty. We also had a spinach salad with peppers, falafel and hummus. Less enjoyed to the sandwich, it was still a very good salad. In the end, Knead is more expensive than your run of the mill PRET or mass produced sandwich and wraps you can buy around Hong Kong. However, the quality and taste is considerably better. For that reason, we'll continue to pass by from time to time.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 8 June 2019 via mobile

Such a great concept, with a lot of choice. The panino was delicious. The location is perfect as well, right next to MTR station Sheung Wan (Exit A2). However, the service and staff is not that perfect at all. It didn’t seem that the employees...have a lot of fun werking at Knead. The service related conversations are very short and nobody is smiling. Missed opportunity, because this place has lots of potential.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Knead is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4