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Bookworm Cafe

79 Main Street | Yung Shue Wan, Hong Kong, China
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“lasagna” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“lamma island” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
79 Main Street | Yung Shue Wan, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really tasty veggie food here. Very chilled out with real community vibes going on here. The owner is well know on the island as a passionate environmentalist. A must if you are a veggie

Thank Foodie247655
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We ran into this place while exploring the lamma island and looking for local food. It said 'Vegan' and I couldn't believe it. I have probably never seen a vegan restaurant on an island. Very cozy place offering a range of books to read from....More

Thank molmini
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Have a little short walk around Lamma And decided to get in to this cafe. Attracted by it's relaxing environment, a full wall of book collection to spend your afternoon and a recommended vegans meals. Ate the cheese pizza , lasagna , Dandelion "caffeine free"...More

Thank fycj
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The bookworm café has a cozy hipster-atmosphere and is decorated originally. The food is really delicious, even if you're not a vegetarian. Indeed there's no dish with meat, but it tastes really good! The waiter (owner?) expressed an unstressed and friendly attitude :-) Highly recommended.

Thank FiSch85
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately they didn't have any gluten free for just a coffee break but we had some great milkshakes and some sort of health shake which was a great afternoon refill of energy. Great Wireless, awesome atmosphere inside and the staff was absolutely great.

Thank TobiasSjogren
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

As a vegetarian, I really enjoyed having simple nutritious food and an icy cold beer. More so, the atmosphere was really enjoyable. Quirky, cool and relaxed.

Thank Frequent_TravelerAU
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I was so excited to visit the Bookworm Cafe after hearing many positive reviews, how very disappointed I was. The cafe tends to be incredibly busy all the time, as it has become something of a tourist attraction as of late. I decided to persevere...More

2  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 20 January 2016

A little expensive by HK standards but you are paying for the location - sleepy island and hippy ambience. That said the cakes were pretty good.

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

I really didn't fancy fish at the early restaurants and the Bookworm cafe looked interesting and homely. The bear was great 45HKD for a pint so I ordered a Pizza, a big mistake :) it took half an hour plus to arrive and I had...More

Thank Douglas G
Reviewed 29 December 2015

It's located Yung shue wan area so think good to enjoy quick lunch before Lamma hiking. I like the cozy mood and their vegetarian menu. tried pizza and burger. satisfied.

Thank limlim_87
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Nearby Attractions
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3.96 miles away
Lamma Island
1,521 reviews
.93 miles away
Bank of China Tower
246 reviews
3.95 miles away
Central Hiking Lamma Trail
102 reviews
2.30 miles away
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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10:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Main Street | Yung Shue Wan, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong
  • Phone Number: 852-29824838
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