Thursday, July 21, 2011

Macau Tsui Yuen Cafe @ Mongkok, HK

Travelling with Citygal is always fun. She is just like the place's dei tao chong 地头虫 a.k.a. "neighbourhood worm". I enjoyed my trip with her, relaxingly. She did all the research beforehand, planned everything and... I just followed :P

That was the evening after the afternoon tea at Paul Lafayet.


We toured like what the other tourists would do... 


The Avenue of Stars located along the Victoria harbour waterfront in Tsim Tsa Tsui. More than 100 actors were honoured along the stars. 



And then we enjoyed a Symphony of Lights along the Avenue of Stars started sharp at 8pm (daily) and last for about 10 minutes. Be here earlier to get the great seats/view.


And so, why would I say Citygal is the dei tao chong (neighbourhood worm)???


She brought me here - the Macau Portuguese food stall that hidden in the cooked food market. 


The food stall is famous for its curry farmer's bun 咖喱农夫包
Where you can choose from a variety of filling such as beef brisket, soft shell crab, pork chop, pork's neck, chicken fillet, etc... 


We ordered the pork's neck set that consists of curry farmer's bun, tomato soup and a tall glass of ice cold coffee. It costs only HKD 48!!! (about rm 20 per set)


Soft fluffy hot bun with generous pork's neck slices in it. Love the tenderness of the pork's neck and we both love the thick curry gravy a lot. Yummm...


You will be given a pair of disposable gloves to wear on, so that your hand won't get messy when tearing the bun and dipping it into the curry gravy.


Nothing to shout out on their soup but their iced coffee was really good!

Shop 8, 2/F, Cooked Food Market, 
Mongkok Complex, 557 Shanghai Streat,
Open daily from 7am to 11pm
Mongkok Complex (Mongkok MRT exit C3) and look for 澳门翠苑餐厅


jfook said...

great photos!!! =D

J2Kfm said...

Hehe, nice to read bout HK and Macau again. Missed this, but had one dinner at Macau Restaurant in TST. Since TST area we also dunno where to hunt for food.

ai wei said...


haha, go again next time! there are a lot to try out in hk. we both really wan to try a lot of places/ restaurant.
not able to do cz it's just the 2 of us. we were full after each meals :(

Thristhan said...

I love the photos that you took. Superb view of the city.

ahteekitchen said...

Nice shots!

ai wei said...

Thristan & Ah Tee,
thankssss :)

Loo Yi Han said...

Love the 4th and 5th picture, the view is spectacular! :D

Eat Only Lar! said...

Wow, nice night view photos, did you take them with a tripod? And pork neck sounds interesting, never had them before. Interesting discovery in Hong Kong!

ai wei said...

Yi Han,
Thanks :)

eat only lar!
thank you.
didn't use tripod. took a lot of photos but only a few are acceptable. pork's neck slices are really good. hehe, chewable and tender at the same time

email2me said...

The curry look a bit potong stim coz it is not spicy :D

ai wei said...

haha, ya o, their curry not spicy one. but the aroma from the curry powder was intense :)

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