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Here is a list of some popular local dishes.


A porridge-like dishe made from boiling rice in water until broken down into a thick consistency. Great for cleansing the palatte or when one is feeling unwell.

rice dumpling

Glutinous rice and other ingredients wrapped in leaves and boiled until cooked. Ingredients can include pieces of fatty pork, green beans, salted egg yolk, chestnut, peanuts and mushroom.

spring rolls

Shredded vegetables and meats wrapped in a wrapper and deep fried golden brown.

shrimp dumpling (ha gow)

A popular dim sum dish. Shrimps wrapped in translucent white wrapper and steamed.

pork dumpling (siu mai)

A popular dim sum dish. Minced pork wrapped in yellow wrapper and steamed.

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