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Lin Heung Tea House

G/F 160-164 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lotus paste” (8 reviews)
“siu mai” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
G/F 160-164 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Friends and I decided to have dim sum for lunch at Lim Heung before we depart at night. No doubt it is a very local traditional dim sum ambience for experience. The food isn't really that fantastic. There are better dim sum place in HK....More

Thank shiropicco
Reviewed 4 days ago

We've eaten here several times over the last few years and it never fails to deliver - whether it is for morning Dim Sum, dinner, or late night supper. Dim Sum is a frantic affair, where patrons rush to the carts in order to secure...More

Thank exspat
Reviewed 6 days ago

We aren't from HK but have friends who are. They recommended we eat here on a recent trip to the city. We went a bit before 11 am and it was already busy. The two of us found a spot at a small table with...More

Thank surfandstroll
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I would say that the food served in this restaurant was very nice and delicious, however the personnel who was serving our table or who was allocated for us was very rude also he never listen to us and same time everything he want to...More

Thank Javiz A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lin Heung Tea House is one of the few 1920'S style Yun Cha's still operating. We went with a food guide and were glad we did as I don't think we would have managed it ourselves. However it was a great experience, shared a...More

Thank MIB-53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both of me and my wife decided to visit this famous Lin Heung Tea House during our visit in HK last week. We could not see the activity in this Tea House fromk the street level as the dining area was located in the 2nd...More

Thank Bambang S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It may be an interesting experience for people who have not been to the yum cha (tea drinking w tim sum as food) session but for me , as an Asian/Chinese, this is not something new good that in HK they keep the tradition of...More

2  Thank Jay H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a must visit in HongKong to have a taste of how local dim sum shop should be like. It is set up since 1889, I was not even born yet. It is a pity that this shop is due for retirement and...More

Thank jasminekiong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have planned to visit Lin Heung Tea House from home with great expectation but the reality was like concentration camp you have to fight to get food and walk around restaurent and beg the waiters to get order , finally the food arrived to...More

Thank Kugan V
Reviewed 17 May 2018

if you want a local authentic experience of eating dimsum like a proper cantonese go to Lin Heung Tea House. there is nothing in english there, the food trolley comes out of the kitchen and you have to rush to fight to get the dim...More

Thank hana d
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Felix P
8 June 2018|
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Response from roosterza | Reviewed this property |
From Central Station, according to Google Maps: Central Station Central Ferry Pier No.6, Man Kwong St, Central, Hong Kong Walk north-west on Des Voeux Rd Central towards World Wide Ln 350 m Turn left onto Jubilee St 140... More
Yvonne T
27 April 2018|
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Response from Lainy1993 | Reviewed this property |
No Reservations. We went around 10 AM on a Friday and it was busy, but not packed. As 2 people we didn't have to wait. You should expect to sit with other parties at most, if not all, restaurants in Hong Kong. Also I... More
31 March 2017|
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Response from Charles C | Reviewed this property |
No, no reservations necessary.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: G/F 160-164 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Sheung Wan
  • Neighbourhood: Sheung Wan
  • Phone Number: 852-25444556
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