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The Mandarin Cake Shop

5 Connaught Road Central | Central, Hong Kong, China
+852 2825 4008
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“cake” (23 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
“scones” (7 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
08:00 - 20:00 Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
5 Connaught Road Central | Central, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As this place is known for their scone and jam for long, but I still don’t have the chance to try it. After I try it today, it has become my no. 1 scone in Hong Kong! This scone is served at 3pm onwards, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Strawberry W
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Strawberry W Thank you very much for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your wonderful review with us. I am pleased to read that you are a fan of our rose petal jam and the signature scones! We...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Last month after a sumptuous Chinese lunch banquet, we dropped by the cafe on the mezzanine level of Mandarin Hotel in Central for a much needed strong coffee. It was after 2:30pm and it was afternoon tea time! We both ordered a long black which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 714borisy
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Dear Boris Y Thank you very much for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your wonderful review with us. I am pleased to read that you are a fan of our long black coffee and our Mandarin Cheesecake! We...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018

Had to order a bunch of cakes for a farewell party of a colleague recently, ordered through the phone with a very polite staff member. The cakes were delivered without delay and were packaged beautifully, everyone enjoyed them very much. Will definitely buy from them...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Travel829024
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Dear Alan C Thank you very much for choosing The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your wonderful review with us. I am pleased to read that you loved the cakes and had a lovely reservation experience! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

My recent delivery order experience with the Mandarin Cake Shop had been second to none. The order itself was circa 40 pieces of various flavour danish deliverered to my office in kwun tong on last friday. The execution order was excellent! In particular, I was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank s202sti
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

Dear s202sti Thank you very much for choosing The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your wonderful review with us. I am pleased to read that you were well taken care of by our team and impressed by their professional service!...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I like mandarin cake shop very much. All the staff are very nice and good service. They recommend the lemon honey chocolate to me, it’s very delicious.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ahauet999
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

Dear ahauet999 Thank you very much for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your wonderful review with us. I am pleased to read that you were well taken care of by our team and loved our lemon honey chocolate!...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Ok cakes and pastries but probably not to my palate. Again, not cheap but you are in an expensive hotel and expensive part of town

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Drew M
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Drew M Thank you for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to write your valuable feedback. And tour feedback towards the price is well noted. Yours sincerely Michael Groll Director of Food & Beverage Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Red fruit opera cake is the latest seasonal flavor. You can see how dedicated the thin layers the chef had made. You can taste different textures and flavors in one bit. Don’t forget to try the 1963 Mandarin cheese cake!More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 617mayc
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Dear May C Thank you very much for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your comments with us. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed our red fruit opera cake and the Mandarin cheesecake! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

A wonderful night in Mandarn cafe.The chocolate cake is really nice and the service is very good! Nice place to visits.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TonK358
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Dear Ton K Thank you very much for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your comments with us. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed our chocolate cake and the professional service from our staff! We look forward...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, environment , staff and the vibe! I specifically come for the scone and it doesn’t disappoint me!!! It is only served after 3pm(mark it down). The sauces are phenomenal especially the rose jam. It is superb. Staff are very polite and know every...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank joyzeethezip
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear joyzeethezip Thank you very much for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your comments with us. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed our scone, rose petal jam and the professional service from our staff! We look...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

You will always get surprises from the pastry Chef. The lemon pastry is delicate. Thin chocolate as the skin, filled with puffy custard. It is not easy to make and that’s why they make limited amount each day. Be sure to reserve. Palate: Not too...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 617mayc
MOHKG, Director of Food & Beverage at The Mandarin Cake Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear May C Thank you very much for visiting The Mandarin Cake Shop and for taking the time to share your comments with us. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed our lemon pastry, chocolate and the professional service from our staff! We look...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Connaught Road Central | Central, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: +852 2825 4008
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Description
Specialising in decadently delicious cakes, chocolates and patisseries, The Mandarin Cake Shop has been catering Hong Kong's sweet tooth for over 25 years. Under the watchful eye of Chef Yves Matthey, The Mandarin Cake Shop offers mouth-watering homemade delicacies including breads, pastries and incredible cakes made to look like exquisite sculptures. Stay for a cup of perfectly roasted coffee or luxurious hot chocolate served with a chocolate spoon. Alternatively, take a patisserie or two away to savour at home.
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