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Tim Ho Wan, the Dim-Sum Specialists

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Mong Kok
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Shop 72, G/F, Olympian City 2, 18 Hoi Ting Road, Tai Kok Tsui | Olympian City Mall, Hong Kong, China
Name/address in local language
852-23322896
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10:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 21:30
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not all popular restaurants are my favorites but this place is definitely worthy of the hype! My favorite is obviously the BBQ pork bun with the crusty top but everything else menu is also very good. We always go to the Olympian City location just because the line is shorter. We also enjoy walking around the mall after our satisfying... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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56 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Queue up as early as 10 AM to avoid the lines. Even if this Tim Ho Wan branch isn't the original, the food still is, and there are still crowds who flock this place. Tell the lady at the booth how many you are and she will give you a piece of paper for your orders - English menu for... More 

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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Low price with high quality of food. Must try! My favourite is the deep fired pork bun, crunch on the surface, sweet but inside with the BBQ pork.

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Thank Mikki L
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we had to wait for a few minutes included being passed on couple of times even though we had our number on the ticket (you have to take a ticket first because of the crowds and small space restaurant). It was very busy, the service was efficient and quick, food was big in portion and good in average but not... More 

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Toulouse, France
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hello everybody, I like this place, just because it attracts not just tourist but also the locals. It is busy, so the staff are trying to sit everyone, serve them, clean after them. They work long hours and everyday. So i understand when they are rude, sure as a customer its not acceptable, but hey.... i would probably be the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Queued for 30mins! The Dimsum here is really damn good and worth the wait! Love their char siew Bao and rice rolls! The services ladies there are very nice and friendly too!

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Thank RyanMaxon
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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196 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved it. The restaurant is lively. Food is excellent. Price is very reasonable. The restaurant is at walking distance from our hotel in North Point. It was recommended by our concierge upon our request where to eat dim sum. He was totally right. It's a neighbourhood restaurant. The food is made on the spot. Service is swift/hardly any waiting time.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i dint get the hyper over this place- queuing for an hour to eat in a cramped restaurant isnt my idea of a nice dining experience. The food is good! The atmosphere isnt great- he staff just want to get as many people through the restaurant as possible so they're pushy. I suggest getting their pork buns as takeout and... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

They got our order wrong even though it is handed in on paper, and they didn't exactly manage the situation well. Just said 'ok' without an excuse or attemp to correct their mistake. The food was ok but hardly awesome, worth trying if you don't have the time or energy to find anything else. If you do so I recommend... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very delicious dim sum and other Asian food, rapid service with a smile, entourage could be improved.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:30
Monday
10:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:30
Thursday
10:00 - 21:30
Friday
10:00 - 21:30
Saturday
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 72, G/F, Olympian City 2, 18 Hoi Ting Road, Tai Kok Tsui | Olympian City Mall, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Mong Kok
  • Neighbourhood: Mong Kok
  • Phone Number: 852-23322896

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Mong Kok

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Mong Kok
It’s one of the highest density districts in the world, so come to Mong Kok prepared for action. Home to every market, restaurant and shopping arcade imaginable, Mong Kok is the one-stop shop to satisfy all your shopping needs. Dust off your finest negotiation skills and dive into the bartering frenzy. Similar retailers will conveniently congregate in the same area forming easy to remember references such as “flower street” and “sneakers street.” Here you will also find various local delicacies being served at street snack shops or hole-in-the-wall restaurants. One reliable rule of thumb: the smaller the place, the better the food.
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