We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tai Cheong Bakery

35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“egg tarts” (295 reviews)
“chicken pie” (19 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (716)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We bought six egg tart and two char siew pie, Egg tart look like beautiful baked, at a reasonable price,but the egg custard is a bit sweet, the char siew was nice

Thank Xiao Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tai Cheong bakery’s original location, at Lyndhurst Terrace in Central, was not full of people lining up when we arrived at 9:40 AM, which I did not expect. It involved a degree of uphill walking, but it was manageable. It was flaky, soft and...More

Thank 3lgdz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Tai Cheong at night and there was nothing left except for the egg tarts Freshly baked egg tarts and the egg was really nice and creamy. Loved the biscuits.

Thank Sally2808
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious pastry baked to perfection with flavorful egg filing melting in the mouth. Makes a good gift for family if you are a visitor. The cha siu pastry here is also the best I’ve ever tasted.

Thank Aik Lam K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw a line outside this establishment on my way to Cat Street. Then passed it again on the way back with just a few people waiting so I decided to try the EGG CUSTARD tart which was the big draw. Glad I did! WARM GOOEY...More

Thank AFoolForTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is something nostalgic about eating the egg tarts of Tai Cheong. With the proliferation of variations of the portuguese charts, I am happy that some things have remained true to their original promise. We have been enjoying TC egg tarts since childhood and we...More

Thank Aveeno1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The egg tarts here are perfect. They're HK$9 each and you should eat them on the spot, even if it means standing outside on the street because they are at their prime when they're fresh.

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

my first visit to the shop was around 2004 or 2005. it was then that each costumer only allowed to buy half dozen egg tart maximum. It was truly wonderful and unique flavour from the cookie pastry of egg tart. how sad that the level...More

Thank zhviolin
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Having read so many good reviews on TripAdvisor we had to come here and try the egg tart. It seemed a popular choice with many people standing outside eating them or using Google maps to get here. Although the bakery sells many other delicious looking...More

Thank BagpussMidlands
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I tried the egg tart here. It was freshly baked. Egg texture is nice, the crust is also good. I prefer the other type of crust that is flaky instead. But overall a very good egg tart. No place to sit. You just buy and...More

Thank crystal00jade
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies
with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The
area widely known as Central is the major financial
hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up
to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open
late into the night and there just happens to be a
street party every weekend. Although everything seems
to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of
Nearby Restaurants
148 reviews
.04 km away
La Table de Patrick
31 reviews
.04 km away
Lan Fong Yuen(Central)
389 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
826 reviews
.16 km away
Graham Street Market
54 reviews
.06 km away
Kwun Yam Temple (Repulse Bay)
15 reviews
.20 km away
Choco L'ART Studio
7 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tai Cheong Bakery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Lydhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-25443475
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing