Must Eat Macau Food

Must Eat Food In Macau For Sharing

Though I have been to Macau but I still need to do some homework. So while I was preparing for my 2015 Macau trip with my Mom, I have found a good number of must eats food in Macau, popular eats, highly recommended eats and also Michelin recommended eats and so I thought it would be good to consolidate the list for sharing.

And here it is list of ….



Must Eat Food In Macau


Portuguese Egg Tart

You must not miss out on the Portuguese Egg Tart when in Macau. Here is the list.


Most Famous of All 

Lord Stow’s Bakery  安德鲁葡挞
Shop 870, Mask Street, The Grand Canal Shoppes
Tel: +853 2886 6889
Opening Hours: Sunday – Thursday 1000 – 2300; Friday – Saturday 1000 to 0000
Getting There: Bus 15, 21A, 25, 25X, 26, 26A, 35, MT3 to Venetian or take Venetian’s own tourist bus service

For the list of other outlet, click here.


Must Eat Macau Food - Lord Stow's Bakery (安德鲁葡挞) Egg Tart


My mom prefer Lord Stow’s Egg Tart .



Next on the List

Margaret Cafe e Nata 瑪嘉烈蛋撻店

Gum Loi Building, G/F, 17A Rua Alm Costa Cabral, Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Tel: +853 2871 0032
Opening Hours: Daily 0830 to 2000; Closed on Wednesday


Must Eat Macau Food - Margaret Cafe e Nata Egg Tart


While I prefer Margaret Cafe E Nata’s



Another Popular Egg Tart Shop

Ou Mun Cafe 澳門咖啡

G/F, Block A, 12 Travessa de Sao Domingo
Tel: +853 2837 2207
Opening Hours:  Tuesday – Sunday 0900 to 2200; Closed on Mondays

50A Rua dos Mercadores, Vila de Taipa
Tel: +853 2837 2207



Something Unique

Beside the regular Egg Tart, try something different, the Bird’s Nest Egg Tart or the Milk Tart, both are excellent.


San Hei Lou Cafe 新好利咖啡饼店

13-14 Rua do Regedor
Tel :+853 2882 7373
Opening Hours: Daily 0700 to 1800




Ne Ne Pastelaria 特色葡撻店

92B, Rua Correia Da Silva Na Taipa, Vila de Taipa




Pork Chop Bun

The Pork Chop Bun is one of the signature dish in Macau. It is like the die die must try food when in Macau.


Most Famous of All

Tai Lei Loi Kei 大利来记咖啡室

18, Largo Governador Tamagnini Barbosa, Taipa Village
Tel: +853 2882 7150 /  6689 1343
Opening Hours: Daily 1200 to 1800


Must Eat Macau Food - Tai Lei Loi Kei (大利来记咖啡室) Pork Chop Bun


The Venetian Macao 2620, Level 2 Shoppes Grand Canal
Tel: +853 2886 6819
Opening Hours: Sunday – Thursday 1000 to 2300; Friday – Saturday 1000 to 2230


Must Eat Macau Food - Tai Lei Loi Kei (大利来记咖啡室) Pork Chop Bun


No 12-AB Travessa de S. Domingos
Opening Hours: Daily


Must Eat Macau Food - Tai Lei Loi Kei (大利来记咖啡室) Pork Chop Bun At Senado Square



Followed By

Loja De Comidas Sio Seong Hoi

3 Beco da Palha, Macau
Tel: +853 2835 5039
Opening Hours: Daily 0900 to 1800
Bonus: Try its Pot Stickers too.


Must Eat Macau Food - Loja De Comidas Sio Seong Hoi, Pork Chop Bun



Brought to Fame by Korean Drama “Boys Over Flowers

Tea Plus 大聖豬扒包

7 Rua da Palha, Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Tel: +853 2836 2669


Must Eat Macau Food - Tea Plus (大聖豬扒包)




Pork Chop Noodles

An alternative to bun, try noodles instead


If You Prefer Noodle to Bun

Pui Kei 沛记

25 Rua do Cunha, Taipa
Tel: +853 2882 7462
Opening Hours: Daily 0800 to 1800




Serradura Pudding

When Serradura is translated, it literally means “Sawdust” This is a a classic local dessert made of whipped cream and crumble.


Must Try

Mok Yi Kei 莫义记

9A Rua do Cunha, Taipa
Opening Hours: Daily 0700 to 2300
Bonus: Besides the serradura pudding, the durian ice cream is the product that most are queuing for.



Improvised Creation

This dessert shop offers many flavoured Serradura. It improvised on the original Serradura.


Serrdura 沙度娜

Shop AA, G/F, Block 6, Phrase 1, Chun Fuk Sun Chun, Rua do Regedor, Vila de Taipa
Tel: +853 2883 8688
Opening Hours: Daily 1000 to 2000


Must Eat Macau Food - Serrdura 沙度娜


Shop 9, Aladdin’s Fort, Macau Fisherman’s Wharf, Alameda Dutor Carlos d’Assumpção
Tel: +853 2883 8688
Opening Hours: Daily 1100 to 1800




Portuguese Cuisine 

There are many more Portuguese Restaurants, these are just a sub-set.


My All Time Favourite

A Lorcha

289 Rua do Almirante Sergio, Macau
Tel: +853 2831 3195



Some of the famous Ones With Its Signature Dishes


7 Rua dos Clerigos, Old Taipa Village, Taipa
Tel: +853 2888 8668
Opening Hours: Daily Lunch – 1200 to 1630; Dinner – First Seating 1800 to 2000; Second Seating 2030 to 2330

Signature dishes: Sautéed clams with garlic,coriander, olive oil and white wine (白酒蒜蓉炒蜆), Antonio-style seafood rice (“安東尼奧”式海鮮燴飯), Crepes Suzette (橙酒班戟)

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Antonio Portuguese Restaurant - Seafood Stew


Restaurante Litoral 海灣餐廳

261-A Rua do Almirante Sergio, Macau
Tel: +853 2896 7878
Opening Hours: Daily Lunch – 1200 to 1500; Dinner – First Seating 1800 to 2230

Signature dishes: Grilled codfish (燒馬介休), Curry crab (咖哩蟹), Baked duck rice (葡式焗鴨飯)


Restaurante Fernando 法蘭度餐廳

9 Praia de Hac Sa, Coloane
Tel: +853 2888 2531
Opening Hours: Daily 1200 to 2130; Closed on 1 May yearly

Signature Dishes: Garlic prawns and Suckling pig

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Fernando Restaurant - Suckling Pig


Espaco Lisboa

Rua das Gaivotas, Coloane
Tel. +853 28882226

Signature Dishes: Pata Negra (Portuguese Superior Ham), Special Portuguese Sausage “An Flambe,” Traditional Portuguese Duck Rice, Prawns with Garlic Sauce, Salad de Bacalhau com Grao (Codfish salad with Beans), Cochinillo, and Baked Bacalhau (with cream, potatoes and bread crumbs)


O Manel

Rua Fernao Mendes Pinto, No. 90, Taipa
Tel. +853 28827571

Signatue DishesClams with Lemon & Garlic Sauce, Torresmos (Crisp Fried Pork Strips), Grilled Spareribs, Grilled Sardines, Grilled Bacalhau, Grilled Bass, Favas (Pork and Bean Casserole), Fresh Vegetable Salad, Octopus Rice, Grilled Chorizos and Baked Apple for dessert



More Famous Restaurants

Comida Portuguesa O Santos 山度士葡式餐廳

20 Rua de Cunha, Taipa
Tel: +853 2882 5594
Opening Hours: Wednesday – Monday 1200 to 1500, 1830 to 2200; Closed on Tuesday


Miramar 澳門海景正宗葡國餐廳

Zona Norte da Praia de Hac Sac, Coloane
Tel: +853 2888 2623
Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 1130 to 1500, 1800 to 2300; Saturday – Sunday 1130 to 2300


Camoes Restaurant

Shop 101, Lisbon-Evora, Macau Fisherman’s Wharf
Tel. +853 28728818


Clube Militar de Macau

Av. da Praia Grande, 975
Tel. +853 28714000


Must Eat Macau Food - Clube Militar de Macau



69 Avenida Sidonio Pais
Tel: +853 2856 5655


Restaurante Albergue 1601

8 Calcada da Igreja de S. Lazaro, Macau
Tel: +853 2836 1601


A Petisqueira

15C Rua de S Joao, Taipa
Tel: +853 2882 5354


Serves Also Macanese food

Restaurante Escada

8 Rua de Se, Macau (Leal Senado Square)
Tel. +853 2896 6900 / 2838 9229




Almond Biscuit

This is another must try. You could also buy some as souvenirs for friends and relatives.


The Famous Ones & also Most Commonly Found

Koi Kei can also be found in Singapore and Hong Kong but not Choi Heong Yuen.


Koi Kei

Rua de S. Paulo, No.23AA-23AB,R/C, Macau
Tel:+853 2835 8230
For the list of other location within Macau, click here.


Choi Heong Yuen Bakery 咀香園餅家

K26, Level 1 Shoppes at Venetian
Tel: +853 2882 8250
Opening Hours: Sunday – Thursday 1000 to 2300; Friday – Saturday 1000 to 0000
For other lcoation within Macau, click here.



Some Claimed This to be the BEST

Pastelaria Chui Heong 最香餅家

G/F, Block A, 12B Rua do Gamboa Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
12 B夜呣街, 風順堂區, 澳門
Tel: +853 2838 3858
Opening Hours: Daily 1000 to 1900


Must Eat Macau Food - Pastelaria Chui Heong 最香餅家 Almond Biscuits



While some others say THIS Is THE BEST

Pastelaria St Paulo 大三巴饼家

15, 22A & 17A Rua de S Paulo
Tel: +853 2835 8414


Must Eat Macau Food - Pastelaria St Paulo 大三巴饼家




More Traditional Chinese Biscuits



14 Rua do Cunha, Vila de Taipa, Macau
Tel: +853 2882 7142
Opening Hours  Daily 1000 to 1930; Closed on Public Holidays


Must Eat Macau Food - 晃記餅家 Traditional Chinese Biscuits




Har Zi Meen 

This though can also be found in Hong Kong, is one of the highlight in Macau too.


Michelin Recommended

Lou Kei Noodle 老记粥面

Block H, 12 Av. da Concordia, Fai Chi Kei
Tel:  +853 2856 9494
Opening Hours:  Daily 1800 to 0500


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Lou Kei Noodle 老記粥麵 - Prawn Roe Dry Noodle



Popular Among Locals and Tourists

Loja Sopa De Fita Cheong Kei 祥记面家

68 Rua da Felicidade, G/F
Tel: +853 2857 4310
Opening Hours: Daily 1230 to 0000


Must Eat Macau Food - Loja Sopa De Fita Cheong Kei 祥记面家 Har Zi Meen


Luk Kei Noodle 六记粥面

1-D Travessa da Saudade
Tel: +853  2855 9627
Opening Hours: Daily 1830 to 0200




Crab Porridge 

A whole crab is used to cook the together with the porridge. End product, a seafood sweetness in porridge.


Most Famous and Well Reviewed by Bloggers

Seng Cheong Restaurant (城昌饭店)
28-30 Rua do Cunha, Vila de Taipa, Macau
Tel: +853 2882 5323
Opening Hours: Daily 1200 to 0000



Some Alternatives

Wong Chi Kei Congee & Noodle 黄枝记

17 Largo do Seal Senado, Macau
Tel: +853 2833 1313


Estab De Comidas Ngao Keo Ka Lei Chon 牛記咖喱美食

G/F, 1 Rua de Cinco de Outubro Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Tel: +853 2895 6129
Opening Hours: Daily 0800 – 0200





Very much, everything can go with curry  and beef brisket is one of the popular item and fishball too.


Michelin Recommended for Spicy Beef brisket curry

Estab De Comidas Ngao Keo Ka Lei Chon 牛記咖喱美食

G/F, 1 Rua de Cinco de Outubro Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Tel: +853 2895 6129
Opening Hours: Daily 0800 – 0200
Bonus: Try also its Crab Roe Noodles and Crab Congee



Curry Weng 咖喱榮

G/F, 10C Travessa da Sé, Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Opening Hours: Daily 1230 to 0030




Chinese Dessert

If you have a sweet tooth, try some Chinese Desserts which is also known literally as sweet soups. Beside the sweet soups version, milk pudding and Tofu desserts are also very popular.


The Most Famous of All; The Milk Pudding

Yee Shun Milk Company 義順牛奶公司

7 Senado Square 议事厅前地7号
Tel: +853 2857 3638
Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 0900 to 2300; Saturday – Sunday 0900 to 0000

Macau other branches:
11 Rua Ferreira do Amaral R/C
Tel: +853 2830 4857

381 Avenida de Almeida Rebeilo
Tel: +853 2837 3104

This can also be found in Hong Kong


Po Kim Milk Company 保健牛奶公司

4 Rua da Felicidade, Macau
Tel: +853 2893 8391
Opening Hours: Daily 1230 to 2230



For the Walnut Paste

Hang Heong Un 杏香园

13 Travessa do Auto Novo, Macau
Tel: +853 2857 2701
Opening Hours: Daily 1400 to 0100


Must Eat Macau Food - Hang Heong Un 杏香园 Walnut Paste



If You Prefer Tofu Dessert

Firma U Tac Hong Macau Tofu Specialty 頤德行(李康記)

19D Rua da Madeira (Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro), Macau
Tel: +853 2892 0598 / 2853 048
Opening Hours: Thursday – Tuesday 0800 to 1900; Closed on Wednesday




Ice Cream


Cocos Hung Heng Coconut Ice Cream

G/F, 14 R. da Tercena
Opening Hours: Monday – Sunday 0900- to 1300, 1430 to 1900


Lai Kei Ice Cream 禮記雪糕

Rua Conselheiro Ferreira de Almeida,nr. 12 – 12 A
Tel: +853 2837 5781
Opening Hours: Daily 1200 to 1900

Signature: Three Flavoured Sandwich Ice Cream & Popiscles



Must Eat Macau Food - Lai Kei Ice Cream 禮記雪糕


Lemoncello Gelato

G/F, 11 Travessa da Se, Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Opening Hours: Daily 1200 to 2300


Mok Yi Kei 莫义记

9A Rua do Cunha, Taipa
Opening Hours: Daily 0700 to 2300

Signature: Durian Ice Cream


Must Eat Macau Food - Mok Yi Kei 莫义记 Durian Ice Cream


Mok Yi offers a variety of Durian Ice Cream using different type of Durian. You can try before purchasing. My fave was the Mao Shan Wang 猫山王 Ice Cream.




Char Chaang Teng


Longest Established Char Chaang Teng

Nam Peng Cafe 南屏雅叙

54A Rua de Cinco de Outubro
Tel: +853 2892 2267
Opening Hours: Daily 0630 to 1830



Other Char Chaang Teng Options

Du Rong Ji 杜荣记

49 R. de Nossa Sra. do Amparo, Macau
Tel: +853 28333326
Opening Hours:  Daily  1200 to 0000


Café Vong Kei 旺記咖啡室

60 Rua Correia da Silva. Macau, Taipa Village
Tel: +853 2834 1629
Opening Hours: Daily 0700 to 1800; Closed on Public Holidays


Cafe Hei Lin 喜蓮咖啡

B84 Rua de Fernao Mendes Pinto, Macau
Tel: +853 2882 7733
Opening Hours: Daily 0700 to 1730; Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays



98 Rua do Cunha, Taipa
Tel: +853 2882 5105
Opening Hours  Daily 0730 to 1800; Closed on Public Holidays

NAHMJ Favourite: Peanut Porridge and Chicken Chop Bun




Meat Jerky

Along the stretch to Ruin of St Paul, you can find lots of shops selling Meat Jerky. My fave it the Pork Jerky.


Best Pork Jerky

Feng Cheng 凤城老澳门手信

22-AB Rua de São Paulo, Macau

24-C Rua de São Paulo, Macau

34-E Rua de São Paulo, Macau


Must Eat Macau Food - Feng Cheng Meat Jerky


We tried almost all the available Pork Jerky along the street to Ruin of St Paul and found this to be the best.




Roast Meat

Roast Meat is a popular and common Cantonese Dish. Since Macau is dominated by the Cantonese, no doubt this is found in Macau too.


For Roast Pigeon

Fat Siu Lau Restaurant 佛笑楼

64 Rua da Felicidade, G/F
Tel: +853 2857 3580



More Roast Meat

Chan Kong Kei

19 Rua Do Dr. Pedro Jose Lobo, Macau
Tel: +853 2871 0378
Roast Duck


Hou Keng Fan Tim 好景飯店

30 Travessa dos Becos, Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Tel: +853 2851 3889
Opening Hours: Daily 1800 to 0500




Egg Crisps / Egg Rolls / Waffle

Egg Crisps, Egg Rolls and Egg Waffle are common street food or rather snacks.


“No Name”

312 Rua Direita Caros Eugenio, Taipa
Signature: Egg Rolls


“No Name”

Largo Senado Square, Macau
Signature: Egg Crisps (咸蛋金钱饼)


Hing Yi Waffle Staff 興二夾餅小食店

G/F, Centro Comercial Teatro Capitol, Rua de Pedro Nolasco da Silva, Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro
Opening Hours: Daily 1200 to 1800
Signature: Waffle (Egglets)





Here I have the Red Bean Bun.


Pastelaria Ng Teng Kei (吴廷记)

Rua de Joao Lecaros, (opposite Complexo Municipal do Mercado de S. Lourenço)
Sao Lourenco
Tel: +853 2856 5393
Opening Hours: Daily 0900 to 1730

Signature: Red Bean Bun




For Hello Kitty Fans

Good news for the Hello Kitty Fans. At Macau, you can find a Hello Kitty Cafe too.


Hello Kitty Obrigado Cafe

No 5-7A Travessa de S. Domingos, Edf. Pac Hou
Tel: +853 2835 6543
Opening Hours: Daily 1200 to 2000



Must Eat Macau Food - Hello Kitty Obrigado Cafe