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Tim Ho Wan, the Dim-Sum Specialists

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Chinese, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Reviewed yesterday

The founder and chef of this rapidly expanding restaurant (now a chain) has a long list of accolades. Leaving the high-end restaurant where he made his name, he has 'liberated' the budget-challenged, and let the masses taste one aspect of the Cantonese cuisine that is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DLC L
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did enjoy the dim-sum at one place just once becasue in Hong Kong the streets are so complicated for the first travellers. We always had trouble findig good dim-sum places and end up eating near by restaurants not dim-sum places. But the place we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Adventure39904555031
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Near Dorsett Mongkok. 7 min walk from the hotel. Its in Olympian City. A lot people eat there. Food was great especially the pork buns. A must try when visiting HK.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank joana_zaplan
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love dim sum being non asian and this place delivers. Its food is very good and ou get great size portions. Coming from a asian community in toronto i do find though that they don't have a lot of options. Its ok though because...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gizmo4ever
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just the best dim sum! I have a weakness for their barbecued pork buns- piping hot, sweet, slighty crisp outside, morsels of delicious barbecued pork inside. Ridiculously inexpensive.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jrt1981
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the glutinous rice and polo bun to go so I could bring it back for the family. The buns are crisp oozing flavourful char siew and needed a pop in the oven before serving at home. The glutinous rice was infused with the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lucidbabe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I write this while sitting at Tim Ho Wan Olympic 2, HK. Was expecting a wait, which there was, but the wait was mainly down to the racist attitude of the lady outside seating everyone. I advised I was eating by myself. EVERY person before...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank rishd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to one of its branches, and found that it’s up to normal standard but no surprise. My friend told me that the original one in Sham Shiu po is better. If you decide to try, you are advised to go to the one...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tracypun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely fresh dim sum at its best ! After placing my order on a tick card my food came within 2 minutes steaming hot and very fresh !! Very tasty and very cheap !!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank treble82016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most of the Tim Ho Wan branches closed surprisingly early so we had to go a bit out of our way to the Tim Ho Wan Olympian City 2 branch in Mong Kok. Every seat was occupied but the line wasn’t too bad for a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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ddickinscoll
13 January 2019|
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Response from FlightDate | Reviewed this property |
They might have several locations, the one we went to was inside the Hong Kong Central Train Station. Very hard to find but worth it!
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Victoria T
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Response from HKeater | Reviewed this property |
Kwong Wah Street, used to be called the Mong Kok branch, shut years ago. Olympian City branch, where The Mong Kok branch moved to, is alive and still kicking.
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