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Holly Brown

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No.18 Hanoi Street, Hong Kong 852, China
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Bangkok, Thailand
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped by chance after our walk around at the K11. We ordered an iced chai tea latte and a cappuccino. I liked the cappuccino but the chai was the best ever. At least for me and my wife. We will be going back again while in Hong Kong for more cofffee and chai tea.

Thank Nomi_Jinta
Taree, Australia
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545 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We went as a family group after dinner at a nearby restaurant and were very favourably impressed with the range of ice creams available. There was something for both adults and children. We had a berry mixture which wasn't too sweet and was full of berries. One of the children had blue vanilla in a cone and the other had... More 

Thank Aussielins
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I drink tons of coffee and this one did not disappoint !!! Really good ! My friends had gelato .. Hotdogs and muffins... But I went for the 100$ coffee !

Thank Boboy Maya L
Hong Kong, China
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135 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Blue Vanilla ($38) . 最近天氣開始變熱☀️,但望到咁靚嘅藍色😍,真係即刻涼透心💦! . 但試味嘅時候發現 Holly Brown 隻隻雪糕,食落都係焦糖爆谷味😅。

Thank Maxtang1308
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The icecream was just mind blowing. The dark chocolate was simply heavenly. Must visit place for Icecream lovers.

Thank Avani S
Shanghai, China
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197 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Time to kill reveals a Gelaterie/coffee house with all the usual suspects. Nice ambiance and somewhere I'd come again.

Thank Scott L
Hong Kong, China
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118 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Holly brown used to be a local Australian influenced cafe that has gone from boutique to mainstream (aka chain operation). The coffee remains as good, however customer services are not, I am perplexed by the evidentiary lack of passion and attention to detail by staff during my last visit. In this regard, Starbucks may have done better on service front.... More 

Thank Sean_Lam
Selangor, Malaysia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We ordered the Rouge Symphonie Danish Toast. The combination of the gelato with the Danish Toast was excellent. The gelato itself wouldn't be too sweet and it mixed well with the Danish Toast. Their mint mocha was just nice for me. This shop seems to be lack of manpower. You might need to wait longer for your food to be... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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269 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

The range of ice cream flavours are very limited. Overpriced for the amount you get. They serve coffees as well. They have indoor seating. Staff are very unfriendly .

Thank DB1076
Melbourne, Australia
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55 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I found the range of ice-cream is limited but they were tasty. This is literally a coffee-shop and the menu is a typical/predictable one.

Thank Hoong L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.18 Hanoi Street, Hong Kong 852, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-31224016

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central

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When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is the major financial hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open late into the night and there just happens to be a street party every weekend. Although everything seems to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of quiet, hidden gems. Nestled between office towers are wet markets and some of the city’s oldest restaurants dating back to the 1960s. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Retreat from the crowds by exploring beautifully restored historical buildings and even a green oasis of botanical gardens.
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