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Xi Yan Sweets

8 Wing Fung Street, Admiralty, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good50%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
29 Sep 2015
“Innovational New Style Cantonese Food”
21 Apr 2015
“Consistently Good”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
8 Wing Fung Street, Admiralty, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

Very interesting food and the creator had added some unique new taste to some of the well-known Cantonese cuisine. Dishes are generally small, which means the guests can try a different varieties on each visit. However, the menu had been set up for a a...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2015

I've been coming to this restaurant numerous times and have always gone home satisfied and happy. The menu is interesting without being confusion and the food is absolutely delicious, no matter what you order. My favourite are the

Thank Barbara_Sturdy
Reviewed 29 January 2015

I love Dan Dan noodles, but the one here lacked the usual oomph you get from the thick gravy. The Lamma fried rice was so bland, I was struggling to finish the small portion I took. The sesame dumpling dessert was probably the nicest out...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

Xi Yan I guess markets itself as a fusion cuisine. However being somewhat a well travelled person with a good interest to try proper local cuisine, I fail to see what cuisine it tries to fuse. In reality, it seems to try to offer different...More

Thank Muffin_break
Reviewed 17 December 2014

It's hard to go wrong with eating out in Hong Kong but go wrong I most certainly did. The absence of any other diners in the restaurant at 7pm should have been a warning but I made the mistake of taking a seat. The food...More

Thank oxford1911
Reviewed 31 January 2014

This is a restaurant that gives traditional desserts a creative twist. I love their custard dumplings encased with sweet peanuts and custard that oozes out. Yum! Lychee ice cream with osathamus wine is really good...

1  Thank Singaporeaninhk
Reviewed 31 October 2011

xi yan sweets offers unpretentious atmosphere and truly outstanding food. I crave the kou shui ji (szechuan chicken) all the time...it is simply put the best variation on this great dish I have ever had...the world over (and I go for this dish all the...More

Thank calalum97
Reviewed 21 August 2011

Delicious Dandan noodles but served a bit cold. Their Pomelo salad was flavorful though the Prawns were too few. I cannot argue about the atmosphere! Small and quaint place in a narrow street hidden from the bustle.....A welcome find! Desserts are to die for! Love...More

Thank Alfonsojavier71
Reviewed 4 October 2010

A great variety of consistently good modern Chinese food. I hate to call it fusion because the word has negative connotations for some people, myself included. Highlights are the spicy sichuan chicken, Dandan noodles, grilled pork neck and the lovely fresh and delicious desserts. But...More

1  Thank Juicy73Kl
Reviewed 1 March 2010

My husband and I live on Star Street and whenever we come to Xi Yan Sweets, there is a MUST ORDER staple dish : Sichuan Spicy Chicken. Another favourite dish of ours is Grilled Thai Pork. The Sauteed Shrimp & Tofu is quite common dish...More

Thank MouMou
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Wing Fung Street, Admiralty, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Sheung Wan
  • Neighbourhood: Sheung Wan
  • Phone Number: 852-28336299
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