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Shop 104A,1/F, Block A, D Deck, Hong Kong, China
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852-29879311
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07:30 - 22:30
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

OK food, tasty - but that's because of the vast quantities of MSG they use. Price is reasonable for Discovery Bay, but it's overpriced by Hong Kong standards for this type of food, because it's in DB! If you can't tolerate MSG, then don't go.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

They have the fresh and delicious roast goose and roast pork, lunch time serving, still hot or warm from the oven, price very reasonable, most lunch menu items under $50, include coffee, Chinese tea or hot water is available all day, self service free of charge, we enjoy their curry beef or fish, they have two type of clients, lunch... More 

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Hong Kong
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

We had dinner. The restaurant serves mainly Cantonese and some Thai food. Dishes served are more like those you would serve at home. We had fried egg with shrimps, steamed minced pork, and fried mixed vegetable. Portion were good. You can pay a bit extra for a set of rice plus soup to go with the dishes. Dinner also came... More 

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Worcester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Very inexpensive way to experience authentic Chinese and Cantonese cuisine. Popular with my cousin's children which was a bonus too.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

This is great authentic Chinese and Cantonese cuisine at it's best. No 'fusion' or 'contemporary' frills, just good old fashioned home-style cooking. I'm always wary of MSG-laden Chinese food but this place serves some of the freshest tasting dishes I've had. On my last visit I had the hearty and wholesome supreme broth with mushrooms and Chinese zucchini, along with... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2014

Basic food but at reasonable prices. In Discovery Bay i would say tis is the best value for money restaurant. Better quality at others, but 3 times the price.

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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2014

A good choice if want something not expensive but it is alway busy and full so you have to wait for empty space

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2014

For the price, it's good food, but I definitely wouldn't visit at lunchtime. It's way too crowded. But in the evenings, it's actually great value, and the portions are quite big for what you pay. But it's basically a fast food joint, and we just go there when we want a quick, cheap and easy meal. They do good curries,... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2012

This is a local Chinese fast food restaurant. I don't recommend a visit at lunch time when it's packed with construction workers, but in the evenings or for afternoon tea it can be very enjoyable. Fast and friendly service. Typical afternoon Chinese tea fare such as French toast, toast with jam, or club sandwich will cost less than a cup... More 

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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
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:30
Monday
07:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:30
Thursday
07:30 - 22:30
Friday
07:30 - 22:30
Saturday
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 104A,1/F, Block A, D Deck, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong
  • Phone Number: 852-29879311

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