Local bites: Sai Kung
There’s nothing quite like the smell of freshly-baked bread and coffee to whip your appetite
into a frenzy. Sai Kung is renowned for its scenic coastal landscapes, unspoiled and naturally
immaculate beaches, and an array of seafood restaurants. It also provides a wealth of
incredible locations where you can sip the finest brew and taste the most delicious pastries.
Look no further for your weekend plans, we’ve sussed out the crowd favorites in Sai Kung to
indulge your sweet tooth and satisfy those carb cravings.
Little Cove Espresso
With its modern and minimalist interior, Little Cove Espresso is the jewel in Sai Kung's delectable
crown. Opting for a clean and modern shop-front, flaunting high ceiling, a relaxed Australian
vibe, the café continues to become an Instagram favorite and lure countless patrons
through its door every day of the week. This café uses mostly vegan and organic ingredients
to produce its delectable and nutritious dishes such as health-conscious smoothies, raw
cakes and treats. Do not miss out on their French toasts and lunch bowls that taste even
better than they look in photos.
Ali Oli Bakery
Perched in the heart of Sai Kung city center, Ali Oli has earned a stellar rep for
turning out the most irresistible homemade baked goods in town. Its location
gives it a semi alfresco feel. Half bakery, half café, Ali Oli offers an extensive
menu of baked breads, pastries, homemade jams and preserves using only
high quality, fresh ingredients. They do amazing Focaccia bread.
Sai Kung café and bakery
With its proximity to the minibus terminal, SK café and bakery is an uber-
popular bakery option. Simple yet sensational, many would drive all the way to
Sai Kung just for their baked goods. There is always a line snaking out the door of Sai
Kung café and bakery on the weekends, which is a good sign in a city that knows where to
sniff out the good food. Don’t forget to Portuguese egg tarts “Pastel De Nata” and
(buttered) pineapple buns to go, and prepare to be whisked away by the layers of flavor and
The round-up of Sai kung’s best baked goods joints is not complete without
mentioning the Mushroom Bakery, which is a local favorite thanks to its exquisite
baked goods. Expect to catch a whiff of the tantalizing aroma of freshly baked goods when
you walk through the door. Everything is made fresh daily with wholesome ingredients. This
family-run artisan bakery has a counter overflowing with baked goods like warm bread rolls,
hot cross buns, delicate pastries, plus savory options including quiches, smoked ham and
pizza. Lay hands on their crowd-pleasing blueberry muffins.