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Cha Chaan Teng: Hong Kongs Bizarre East/West Fusion Diners – new episode of Electric Enthusiasm

In the latest episode of Electric Enthusiasm,  Katie gets REALLY excited as she shares her love for Hong Kong’s Cha Chaan Tengs – cheap informal diners that serve a bizarre but delicious Asian take on the western food that the British served in their restaurants. Hear about the pineapple buns that contain zero pineapple, the deep fried peanut butter french toast and Katie’s mom’s favorite midnight snack: macaroni soup. Katie even gets Alex to make some Hong Kong milk tea and try it on the show…...
Tags: Hong Kong, Podcast, Careers, Alex, Katie, Cha Chaan Teng, Cha Chaan Tengs, Hong Kongs Bizarre East West Fusion Diners


Leung Sang HK Pastries – Our Favourite Egg Tart Shop Has A New Outlet In Bugis

Leung Sang HK Pastries—our favourite egg tart shop in Singapore—has opened a second outlet at Bugis Street. Unlike the original shop at Jalan Membina (opposite of Tiong Bahru Plaza) which is an old-school bakery, the flagship outlet at 247 Victoria Street has a modern decor which looks like a Hong Kong Cha Chaan Teng. We first discovered Leung Sang HK Pastries years ago in 2007 when it was at its original location at Sago Street in Chinatown. We have been big fans of their Hong Kong-style e...
Tags: Hong Kong, Restaurants, Singapore, Anthropology, Chinatown, Leung, Victoria Street, Victoria Street Singapore, Best Egg Tart, Egg Tart, Cha Chaan Teng, Best egg tarts in Singapore, Leung Sang Hong Kong Pastries, Jalan Membina, Central Singapore, Places to eat in Bugis


50% Sprouted Red Wheat Fishcakes Sourdough

50% Sprouted Red Wheat Fishcakes Sourdough Submitted by Elsie_iu on April 7, 2019 - 2:24am. The one thing I don’t like about whole grain bread is that it’d never be as chewy as white bread. That’s why I thought of putting springy fishcakes into the bread for added texture. Please hear me out before you turn away from this nonsense: fishcakes bread isn’t as strange as it might sound! If you don’t know this already, there’s actually a kind of popular Japanese-style fishcake brea...
Tags: Baking, Xiamen, Masa, Gouda, Cha Chaan Teng, Char siu Honey


Tsui Wah – Popular Hong Kong Eatery Officially Opens In Singapore

The wait is finally over—famous Hong Kong cha chaan teng, Tsui Wah, is ready to open its doors to the public on 15 June 2018, 1pm! Known for their Swiss Sauce Chicken Wings, King Prawns in XO Sauce with Tossed Noodles and Hong Kong-style milk tea, Tsui Wah Singapore will take over the space of former Attica Club at Clarke Quay which faces the Singapore River. Fans will be delighted to know that the culinary team has been trained by chefs from Hong Kong to ensure that standards are kept high. So...
Tags: Hong Kong, Restaurants, Singapore, Anthropology, Lan Kwai Fong, Clarke Quay, Kagoshima, Singapore River, Vanilla Ice Cream, Clarke Quay Dining, Clarke Quay Food, Cha Chaan Teng Singapore, Hong Kong Cha Chaan Teng, International Dining Concepts, New Dining Concepts in Singapore, Overseas Dining Concepts


18 Best Coffee Shops In Sheung Wan & Central You Must Visit In Hong Kong

Besides being the dim sum and roast goose capital of the world, Hong Kong is a city that boasts a dynamic and thriving coffee scene. Coffee shops have been sprouting all over the country at an alarming rate but they go well beyond just places that sell coffee. From quirky aesthetics, hip spaces to some playful, never-before-seen creations, the coffee culture in Hong Kong has dramatically reshaped itself since the early days of Starbucks. If you are a coffee fanatic like us who travel around th...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, Restaurants, Ifc, Anthropology, Starbucks, Melbourne, Kyoto, Soho, Sheung Wan, Kaffeine, Hong Kong Food Guide, Hong Kong Travel Guide, Cha Chaan Teng, Cafes in Hong Kong, Sheung Wan Cafes


Tsui Wah – Hong Kong’s Famous Eatery is Opening In Singapore

Tsui Wah—Hong Kong’s famous cha chaan teng—is finally opening in Singapore! Locals and tourists alike flock to Tsui Wah Restaurant for their signature Hainanese chicken rice, fishball noodles, and Bo Luo Bao. Jumbo Group will be partnering Tsui Wah to bring the Hong Kong-style Cha Chaan Teng to Singapore. // For the uninitiated, cha chaan teng is a no-pretence, fuss-free local eatery in Hong Kong that serves comfort food at affordable prices. These local diners are everywhere in Hong K...
Tags: Hong Kong, Restaurants, Singapore, Anthropology, Macau, Hong Kong China, Cha Chaan Teng Singapore, International Dining Concepts, New Dining Concepts in Singapore, Popular Dining Concepts, Cha Chaan Teng, Bo Luo Bao, Famous Dining Concepts, Popular Dining Concepts From Hong Kong, Tsui Wah, Jumbo Group


17 Best Cha Chaan Teng In Hong Kong You Must Visit At Least Once In Your Life

Everyone thinks of cha chaan teng when it comes to casual dining in Hong Kong. For the uninitiated, cha chaan teng is a no-pretense, fuss-free local eatery in Hong Kong that serves comfort food at affordable prices. These local diners are everywhere in Hong Kong and you will always find locals dining in those nondescript outlets. A cha chaan teng is not known for service, unfortunately. It is really a place where you eat and go, or do a few quick readings of your newspapers. That said, the esse...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, Restaurants, Anthropology, Jordan, Causeway Bay, Mong Kok, Editorial, Mongkok, Things To Do In Hong Kong, Tsim Sha Tsui, Yau Ma Tei, Kwong, Kimberly Road, East Honolulu, Best Hong Kong Food


Hong Lin Restaurant – Cha Chaan Teng in Mong Kok That Locals Love

There is no lack of cha chaan teng in Mong Kok, Hong Kong. When you ask locals about their favourites, you’d get a myriad of answers—Hong Lin Restaurant in Mong Kok would probably be one of them. We cannot agree more that it is one local eatery that you must visit if you are on the Kowloon side. Here’s what we loved from our visit, some of the must-orders and some misses. // Hong Lin Restaurant has a dine-in area as well as a take-out counter. Let’s start with the take-out counter. The...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, Restaurants, Anthropology, Mong Kok, Things To Do In Hong Kong, Milk Tea, Kowloon, Index - H, Best Hong Kong Food, Hong Kong Best Pineapple Buns, Hong Kong Cha Chaan Teng, Hong Kong Travel Guide, Cha Chaan Teng, Best Restaurants in Hong Kong, Where to eat in Hong Kong


4D3N Hong Kong Itinerary – 20 Tips On What To See And What To Eat

Singaporeans are evidently obsessed with Hong Kong – and the endless opening of Hong Kong gourmet brands on our sunny island is testimony to that fact. While most travellers only spend a weekend in the Pearl of the Orient, we strongly suggest you to re-visit the city this year. From having breakfast at Honolulu Cafe, boarding a junk boat, hiking the Dragon’s Back, shopping till you drop at Citygate Outlets to partying at Lan Kwai Fong, here is a curated 4D3N Hong Kong Itinerary and 20 Tips On W...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, Japan, Restaurants, Anthropology, Jordan, Disneyland, Edward, Editorial, Yum Cha, Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong Disneyland, Things To Do In Hong Kong, Moana, Honolulu, Tung Chung


Sheung Wan Food Guide – 22 Places To Dine At In Central Hong Kong

As one of the reigning Asian Tigers, Hong Kong is a bustling hub frequented by people from all walks of life. The cosmopolitan city’s cuisine is no longer confined to just cha chaan tengs and dai pai dongs, but now entails an eclectic mix of artisan coffee shops, specialty dessert stores, third culture gourmet and whatnot. Home to a myriad of local traditional teahouses and swanky fusion restaurants, visitors will find themselves helplessly captivated by Sheung Wan’s refreshing diversity. So he...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Hong Kong, Japan, Australia, Restaurants, Africa, Aberdeen, Anthropology, Melbourne, Wellington, Editorial, Kfc, Things To Do In Hong Kong, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Bonham


How to Conquer the Best of Hong Kong’s Local Food in A Day With S$50

One of the primary reasons why we always enjoy our time in Hong Kong is, of course, the food. Hong Kong has many restaurants with different types of cuisine but those can never win our love for its local food. Dine in a local Cha Chaan Teng (literal translation: Tea Restaurant) over local casual fare such as wanton noodles and roast meat rice, or venture into the streets and get yourself some curry fishballs, egg tarts or even the ever popular egglets. On a budget? No worries; we are going to s...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, Restaurants, Anthropology, Edward, Editorial, Cheryl, Hong Kong Best Cafes, Best Hong Kong Food, Cha Chaan Teng Singapore, Hong Kong Cha Chaan Teng, Hong Kong Food Guide, Hong Kong Travel Guide, Cha Chaan Teng, Hong Kong Best Dim Sum Restaurants, Hong Kong Best Roast Goose


Tai Cheong Bakery Opens A Cha Chaan Teng In Holland Village

Renowned Hong Kong brand Tai Cheong Bakery officially opens a full-fledged Cha Chaan Teng in Holland Village today. Everyone knows Tai Cheong Bakery—after all, it is the mother of all egg tarts! Unsurprisingly, a long queue is already formed outside the Cantonese restaurant; everyone is eager to try Tai Cheong Bakery’s legendary egg tarts (S$1.90 each). Signature egg tarts aside, you can now look forward to a one-page menu of authentic cha chaan teng dishes. We are talking about classic Hong Ko...
Tags: Hong Kong, Restaurants, Singapore, Anthropology, Editorial, Holland Village, Hong Kongers, Index - T, Cha Chaan Teng Singapore, Hong Kong Cha Chaan Teng, Cha Chaan Teng, Tai Cheong Bakery


Honolulu Cafe – Hong Kong’s Cha Chaan Teng With The Best Egg Tarts To Open In Singapore

Hong Kong’s famous cha chaan teng Honolulu Cafe is opening in Singapore! Famous for its egg tarts with flaky pastry, it will open a 1,500 sq ft restaurant with 50 seats at The CentrePoint in Orchard Road this April. We will go out on a limb to say that Honolulu Cafe has the best egg tarts in Hong Kong. Over the past years, we have seen several openings of successful Hong Kong food brands in Singapore. Honolulu Cafe is a franchise brought in by a new company set up by Mr Lee Yuen Yong – the m...
Tags: Asia, Hong Kong, Restaurants, Singapore, Beijing, Editorial, Orchard Road, Mak, Centrepoint, * Central Singapore, Index - H, Best Egg Tart, Best Hong Kong Food, Cha Chaan Teng Singapore, Egg Tart, Hong Kong Best Egg Tarts