What to order at Dim Sum?

West Villa, one of my favourite places for dim sum!! Yum Cha with the family (post) 🙂 West Villa has gotten very popular. So popular that they had to move and remodel and take over the entire 5th floor of Lee Gardens (two floors above An Nam (post)) in Causeway Bay. There are a few West Villa branches in HK, but the CWB branch is definitely our favourite. The food is always scrumptious and delicious! And, the place is always packed and bursting with people and food! Make sure you reserve! Because it often gets packed!


Sis and I off to lunch to meet up the family!! <3 Love family time (post)!! 


Sweet Soy Sauce Chicken wings…came out piping hot in the clay pot! Love the sweet soy sauce marinade!


Beef Tripe, Beef Tendon & Steamed Radish Stew…this hearty beef tripe and tendon stew had thick slices of beef and big cuts of radish!


Crispy Roasted Pork Belly… I LOVE pork belly! NOM! Especially these plump pieces. With the crunchy/ crispy skin. A classic dipped in a spicy mustard sauce!IMG_0717

Deep Fried Taro Puff w/ Pork… Deep fried taro puffs with grounded pork…I love the outer crispy, crunchy, fried batter! WARNING: Super hot.


Pomelo Peel w/ Abalone Gravy,  蝦子柚皮, I love this unique dish. Its the skin of grapefruit/pomelo peel and then seasoned in an abalone gravy.


Personal mini 小籠包! Like the ones from Din Tai Fung (post). These were so juicy and plump in a paper thin steamed rice paper wrapping that enveloped a soupy (be careful) these babies will burst!


Steamed Beef Rice Roll in Sweet Soy Sauce/ Cheung Fun …The steamed rice rolls are a classic for yum cha! A soft, silky-smooth, hot rice wrapping lined the beef and then drenched in a sweet soy sauce made this absolutely amazing!


OMG, mouthwatering/ burning deep fried tofu. These generous-sized cubes are lightly dusted in salt, chilli flakes and black pepper then lightly deep-fried to achieve a paper-thin outer crust which simply melts in your mouth! I get these every time. They’re mini deep fried perfections!


Deep Fried Boneless Chicken Wings w/ Shrimp Sauce…these deliciously tender, succulent, and plump chicken are first marinated in a strong shrimp sauce before being deep fried in a gloriously crunchy batter!! <3 These were very similar to the ones from the Boss (post)!


Siu Mai, Steamed Pork Ribs, Steamed Dumplings, Steamed Chicken Feet w/ XO Sauce among other awesome dim sum dishes!!


We got Noodles, Fried Rice, Beef Meatballs, etc and sooo much more that I didn’t even take a picture of!


Stir Fried Turnip Cake Cubes in XO Sauce!! MY FAVE!!!!! 🙂 How its made?? Minced daikon radish is mixed with rice flour and then flavoured with ham, sausage, shrimp and other veggies before being flattened, cut and fried. LOVE <3


Baked Char Siu Pineapple Buns 叉燒包…These steamed, fluffy buns are filled with tender barbeque pork in a sweet and sticky sauce…Amazing.

West Villa Restaurant 西苑酒家| 5/F, Lee Gardens One, Hysan Ave, Causeway Bay | 2882 2110



<3 Always, Jess