Finally, Got to try [CRA 2010 Signature Dish] Lamb Hotpot 羊腩煲 from Excelsior Restaurant, Richmond

Updated: 1st Oct 2014; This restaurant is closed.

When we came to Excelsior last year in July to try their CRA award wining dish, lamb hotpot, we were disappointed because we were told that they only serve that dish in winter.

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So, in this winter, I make sure that I come to Excelsior to try the Bamboo Lamb Hotpot. I came with Lorna to celebrate her belated birthday. Lorna told me that Excelsior has been around for a long time, more than 20 years. Lorna is an old timer here. She’s been here for more than 30 years.

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We arrived just before 12pm on a week day. It was not busy at that time but customers started to trickle in soon. Most were middle aged customers. I guess they are all loyal customers who have been patronizing this restaurant. At the far end where the cashier is, you can see the CRA award being hang on the wall.

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There are lunch combos range from $6 to below $10 being served during lunch hour. You can click on the menu to have a larger view.  We already know what we want, so we just ignored the lunch combo menu.

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The Lamb Hotpot was written on a board on the wall. I noticed that the price has gone up since last year. When we visited last year, the menu price was $18.80 but now it was $23.88. Continue reading