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Ser Wong Fun

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30 Cochrane Street, Central, Hong Kong, China
Name/address in local language
852-25431032
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Today
11:00 - 22:15
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:15
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Hong Kong, China
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The soup here is very tasty especially the snake soup. The soup tastes like your mom prepares it for you. However, other food is a bit mediocre. The service is still quite old style.

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Thank Rachel T
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Let not their serving of snake soup deter those of us who do not want this dish. The rest of the dishes are gems too. We come for their pork and duck liver sausages dishes as these sausages are made in-house. The liver sausages is liken to the Chinese version of foie gras with depth of wine-like flavor. The other... More 

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Thank Jimmy C
Zurich, Switzerland
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I wanted to try something new. So I've got to this snake soup place. I ordered a small soup for around 400 HKD but it was huge. It was little slimy when it gets cold. But still delicious and worth to try!!

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Thank Lena A
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Snake soup was good - had I not known, I would have thought it was chicken. Seemed no different. Clay rice pot arrived with rice already burned to the pot, pork was gristly, chicken feet were average, no great flavors. Service verging on hostile. Atmosphere lively, restaurant was full, brightly lit.

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Thank El A
Dublin , Ireland
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147 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

like going back in time -apparently now being run by a 4th generation . a busy compact restaurant packed with locals. we were the only non locals there at lunchtime , Snake soup a specialty but we went for Singapore style rice + sweet & sour pork dishes -food delicious and good value .

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Thank Dublin_IrelandSally
Toulouse, France
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We didn't really research into where to eat we were on the mid level escalators going up it was the second escalators we saw it, and got of, and walk down towards it, you will see LUSH thats where you want to get out. It was good food, we had two bowls of snake soup, a soup, a meat dish,... More 

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Thank ttp1111
Los Angeles, California
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Cantonese consider snake to be very healthy food. Especially in the fall and winter, we all will have a bowl of snake soup to warm us up. It is also very tasty. Ser Wong Fun is a eatery that have been around a very long time. They serve very traditional and simply Chinese food. Their quality have remained the same... More 

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Thank WWglobal
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113 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Great Cantonese food , snake soup a speciality and it's really good , tastes like strong flavoured turkey. Owned by a relative of a friend it's getting more accessible and now has some English menus Well worth a visit for dinner Sweet and sour pork superb

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Thank StuTaylor25
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

You really need to go with a cantonese speaker, because they speak no english! We came across it walking up Connaught Street. They do have a menu card with english subtitles! We also managed to order cans of beer (not on the menu card) with our meal - sign language!. We didn't go for snake items in which they evidently... More 

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China
1 review
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

It's simple. Local staples made just like the old days. Bit pricey now, but you won't get the same taste anywhere else. Real Hong Kong eats.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Asian, Soups, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:15
Monday
11:00 - 22:15
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:15
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:15
Thursday
11:00 - 22:15
Friday
11:00 - 22:15
Saturday
11:00 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Cochrane Street, Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-25431032

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central

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Central
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is the major financial hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open late into the night and there just happens to be a street party every weekend. Although everything seems to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of quiet, hidden gems. Nestled between office towers are wet markets and some of the city’s oldest restaurants dating back to the 1960s. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Retreat from the crowds by exploring beautifully restored historical buildings and even a green oasis of botanical gardens.
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