Golden Vegetarian Food

Overall rating: 4.0 stars 4 Reviews
Family-run restaurant on the main street in Sai Wan Ho and is popular with the locals. English menu available, some staff speak English. Also has a take away counter. If vegan ask one of the English speaking waitresses for, 'no egg, no milk, no honey.' The wheat noodles have egg, the rice noodles are egg-free (check with staff in case things change). Direction: Sai Wan Ho MTR, Exit B, walk east for 5 minute on the main road. The restaurant is on the other side of the street just past the tram stop). Price: Inexpensive more-less
Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Chinese, Take-out, Cantonese
G/F Scenic Horizon Building, 250 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho
Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong

Mon-Sun 11:00am-10:00pm

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Cash only


First Review by JohnnySensible
  • vegan

Golden Vegetarian Food, Hong Kong

Posted on 03 / 04 / 2014

I had dinner here this evening. What a top place.

1stly the choice is immense, not that I'm complaining. I eventually gave up trying to decide and asked the staff for recommendation. They gave me a hot pot type dish with gluten and mixed veg and steamed rice. It was great. Through in some Chinese tea in a pot and all ends up it came to hk$ 91.

I also really liked the people in here. I asked the staff for some Chinese words to start to build my vocab up (hello, please, thanks etc). They were great. I not only had some great food in here, I also had a little bit of fun. I look forward to returning.

Pros: vegan friendly, Massive choice, Helpful staff
  • vegetarian

A good choice if you're in the area

Posted on 09 / 26 / 2011

We came upon this place as a second choice, as we couldn't find the place we wanted. We ordered a set meal for 2 at 155$ and were happy with what we got. The food was tasty and the quantity was sufficient. We would certainly return.

Pros: reasonable price, informal, friendly staff
  • herbivore

50 metres away from the old location -

Posted on 04 / 03 / 2011

Last week they served me my usual red bean dessert which tasted weird.

I challenged the owner.

He had 'decided' to make it with cows milk instead of soya bean milk.

He giggled nervously - deeply ignorant.

I have supported this business for 4+ years & have taken many friends there.

Never again!

Updated from previous review on Wednesday December 10, 2008


More seats!

Was busy on the very first day!

Great little business - serving hundreds of veggie meals each day!

Some English spoken.

When I ask for "plenty of veggies & almost no oil" they are happy to oblige / cook something up for me.

Hong Kong's Buddhist veggie places do not have any tradition of serving salads - give them time!
Updated from previous review on Wednesday December 10, 2008


My local place

Posted on 07 / 06 / 2010

The food here is tasty. This was my first place
to have a dinner in a vegetarian restaurant.It was a good experience for me. I didn't know that vegetarian food could be so tasty. The ladies who run this business are very nice.


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Last updated: 2014/11/03


Added: 2008/12/10


Added by: JohnnySensible