Enjoy the best of both worlds at this street food store where you can get fluffy Japanese souffle pancakes from Bove and/or Modos’ sweet and savoury egg waffles. Super soft, bouncy and did we mention, seriously fluffy, Bove’s pancakes come in a variety of flavours including black sesame, earl grey, peach and three cheeses. Meanwhile Modos offers quicker yet no less tasty flavours like Russian borscht, Taiwanese pineapple and spicy meat floss. They’re all within the $25-$35 range.
Sure, the Hello Kitty Farm may have lost its license but that doesn’t mean there’s no reason to head to Yuen Long. The New Territories neighbourhood has been revitalised by the Yoho Mall (and that cinema that offers hash browns) and there’s a range of excellent restaurants to try, from cheap eats and cha chaan teng favourites to super fresh sushi and HK-style desserts.
Think it’s too far for you to go? Well, if you’re looking for something a bit closer to home, why not try our guide to the best restaurants in Kennedy Town or Sham Shui Po as alternatives? By Sam Sinha