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Tak Fat Beefball

Haiphong Road Temporary Market, Tsimshatsui, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good76%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
29 Jul 2016
“Quick bite”
19 Jun 2016
“Best beef ball but very dingy and hard to find”
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Haiphong Road Temporary Market, Tsimshatsui, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Back here for a quick bite. Old worn down stall brings back memories. During summer, get ready for a hot and humid experience. As usual, the beef balls are awesome. This stall has been here for many decades and one of the historical survivors.

Thank eywchan
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

The place is location inside a market and is very hard to find if you have never been before. I went for the 2nd time by myself as I always remembered the beef balls from the previous time. You're only here for the food as...More

Thank Raymond L
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

My mom brought me here about 40 years ago. The place is located under the flyover serving the best beefball and tripes in Hong Kong. It is the few "Tai Pai Dong" left. Seating is no 5 star hotel, price is decent, food is delicious...More

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

This place is located close to the Kowloon park at the junction between Haiphong and canton road It is enclosed by the iron gates all around and one has to look for the sign. " temporary location for hot food, The landmark is right across...More

Thank Allan & Amy T
Reviewed 13 February 2015

But of course that was many decades ago. Like everything else, prices do go up. Situated in high rent district TST, it is getting harder and harder to find a gem like this to exist. Even at HK$27 a bowl with 5 beef balls and...More

1  Thank IVegas
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

Tip: to get here go into the market and turn left until you get to the wall and the. Take a right and go around the leftmost shop. In the back you will find this gem. The beef balls are great and the broth tasty....More

3  Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 20 April 2014

This little stall is located inside a market/hawker center in the middle of Tsimshatsui and usually will go unnoticed. This little stall serves great beef ball and mixed beef organs. Not for the faint-hearted, but this is one of those local street delicacies. Not sure...More

2  Thank eywchan
Reviewed 21 September 2012

The title of the review says it all! Unlike another reviewer, I did not notice any rats running around. This place is hard to find inside the temporary market, so you should ask around for Tak Fat Beefball.

3  Thank Jesse C
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Richmond, Canada
Reviewed 23 May 2008

hm....very good Beef meat ball...but...be aware that you will see rats running around while you are eating.....

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Reviewed 27 March 2008

Beef balls are the ever yummy ones! Btw, the toast with condensed milk is also nice!

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haiphong Road Temporary Market, Tsimshatsui, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Neighbourhood: Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Phone Number: 852-23761179
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