29 Sep '17, 9am
Mido Cafe – One Of The Oldest Cha Chaan Teng In Hong Kong With Good French Toast https://t.co/2v8hLtXtBD
Mido Cafe in Yau Ma Tei is one old-school cha chaan teng to visit when in Hong Kong. Untouched by time, the cafe seems to be at a standstill. Its decor is as old-school as it can be; ancient Hong Kong still exists at Mido Cafe. Colourful wall tiles that are so tacky yet so nostalgic complemented with old tables and chairs; Mido Cafe is exactly how a cha chaan teng should be. Our friends from Hong Kong have been urging us to make a visit and we finally did. And we finally understood why they have such high regards for this nondescript cafe that they grew up eating. Mido Cafe sits on Temple Street, a very well-known street in Hong Kong infamous for its counterfeit goods and prostitution. We are not fans but we’d go to Temple Street for a taste of Mido Cafe’s famous French Toast. Upon stepping in, you’d be transported back in time. The dimly lit space on level 1 is as ancient...