The long-established Hoover Cake Shop in Kowloon City, which will close its doors for good at the start of next month. Photo: Dickson Lee.
The long-established Hoover Cake Shop in Kowloon City, which will close its doors for good at the start of next month. Photo: Dickson Lee.

‘Food of my generation’: tiny Hong Kong bakery with big impact to close after almost half a century in business

  • Hoover Cake Shop in Kowloon City to shut its doors after half a century of serving up tasty traditional treats
  • Bakery made famous by actor Chow Yun-fat, who sometimes volunteered behind counter to sell cakes.

The long-established Hoover Cake Shop in Kowloon City, which will close its doors for good at the start of next month. Photo: Dickson Lee.
The long-established Hoover Cake Shop in Kowloon City, which will close its doors for good at the start of next month. Photo: Dickson Lee.
READ FULL ARTICLE