Samsen, Hong Kong

HONG KONG RESTAURANT LISTING

THAI STREET FOOD, NOODLE HOUSE, AUTHENTIC, CROWD FAVOURITE

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Reviewed by Jasmin Woolf


Neighbourhood(s): Wan Chai and Sheung Wan


Setting: Casual, vibrant, rustic shophouse vibes


Food recommendations:

  • Tangy green mango & tiger prawn salad with crispy shallots, peanuts with lime dressing (HK120) for a spicy appetizer

  • Chopped Wagyu beef wok fried with chili, garlic & holy basil, onions and topped with a fried egg (HK$138), order with a side of steamed rice

  • Pad Thai noodles with tiger prawns (HK$138) – a family favourite

  • Pandanas coconut dumplings in warm salted coconut cream (HK$78) for an indulgent end to the meal

Drink recommendations:

  • Fresh fruit slushies (alcoholic spike option!)

Full menu


Crowd: Upbeat, laid-back


Price: $$


Insider tip: If you don’t have a reservation, try to arrive 5 minutes before their opening times (11:55am for the lunch service and 5:55pm) or risk the 30-minute queue!


Samsen Wan Chai


Location: 68 Stone Nullah Lane. Wanchai, Hong Kong | Phone: +852 2234 0001


Samsen Sheung Wan


Location: 23 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong | Phone: +852 2234 0080


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