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Chi Lin Vegetarian

Long Men Lou, Nan Lian Garden, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Long Men Lou, Nan Lian Garden, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Chi Lin Restaurant set within the beautiful gardens of the nunnery of the same name is a real gem. Opt for the set menu or choose from a la carte. A good selection of dim sum is also available. We chose the 4 Wild...More

Thank tinhau
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful place to eat. From the waterfall to the gardens stunning. The food was amazing. I loved the rice with mushrooms and pine nuts especially. The vegetable dumplings were the tastiest I have had the pleasure to eaten. The staff were lovely and...More

Thank Cinderellabellas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Serving very decent vegetarian food. Service is not attentive . Would recommend people to try their Chef Recommendation dishes Went for lunch and with 2 booking timing 12-130 or 130-3pm.

Thank GregoryTan_SG
Reviewed 4 June 2017

A tourguide took me here, so glad she did! One of the most beautiful restaurants I've ever seen from the outside - it's under a waterfall. The food was so good, too. Have the sweet and sour gluten, ridiculously good. When I went there was...More

Thank NikMil
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We're far from being vegetarians (especially DH) but were pleasantly surprised by the quality of food and richness of flavours during our lunch in Chi Lin restaurant. The restaurant is such natural component of the Nan Lian Garden, that it would be a miss if...More

Thank el123la
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The location is very beautiful and if you are visiting the monastery and the gardens then it is worth a visit but I didn't find the food to be overly flavoursome having had the set menu on offer. The service was decent but they were...More

Thank Dev T
Reviewed 28 April 2017

As a vegan, I was struggling to find some good vegan food in Hong Kong, but I finally found what I was looking for here! My friend, who lives in Hong Kong and eats meat, wanted to go here so we stopped by without a...More

1  Thank Brittany S
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We'd visited the beautiful gardens several times but never ate at this restaurant. Heard good reviews and we love Chinese style vegetarian dishes, so decided to give it a try. We had a group of ten and ordered a set dinner, thinking that would give...More

Thank IC08
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We have seen many good reviews online so my family decided to take family and friends there to try. Because it's our first time and we had a big party. We chose the set dinner for 8. It turned out most of the dishes taste...More

Thank Yvonne C
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Our family of four were fortunate to have both a lunch and a dinner at this out-of-the-way well regarded vegetarian restaurant. Reservations are recommended. It is located within the Nan Lian Gardens walled compound, a tranquil Buddhist garden, which i found to be an oasis...More

Thank retired888
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19 January 2017|
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Response from abe s | Reviewed this property |
Pu-erh tea from hunan, if I'm not mistaken
13 January 2016|
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Response from yvie0202 | Reviewed this property |
From my understanding when we went there, you cannot book for lunch. You have to queue up, aquire a number and wait to your number to be called. The downstairs section has the best view with the water running down the... More
10 February 2015|
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Response from HongKongSojourner | Reviewed this property |
I have only ever been for dinner, but every time I've made a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Long Men Lou, Nan Lian Garden, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong
  • Phone Number: 852-36589388
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