Tag Archives: Hawker

Redhill Yan – The Chicken Wings PM Lee Hsien Loong Was Queuing For

When Singapore’s very own Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was seen queuing at Redhill Food Centre to buy fried chicken wings … we all went like “Seriously?” It is not all the time that our Prime Minister would queue for 30 minutes just to buy fried chicken wings, not in a hawker stall, not without […]

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The Singapore #UniqueHawker Challenge

So I posted a challenge to some fellow food bloggers to find a unique, strange, interesting, never-seen-before hawker food, possibly found in a lone stall in some hawker centre or coffee shop. Thus, the hashtag #UniqueHawker After a very long search, this is my discovery – a stall at Hong Lim Market called the “Famous […]

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Tom’s Citizoom – Never Seen Before Fish Chor Mee

This is my second time to Tom’s Citizoom Mee Pok Tar, and I was caught a little by surprised when Tom remembered who I was “Yes Daniel, what’s your order? How many hawkers remember their customer’s name after two visits? Tom is a 28-young old ‘Ah Boy” (he still looks like he is 22) who […]

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Family Stove + Family Wok – Yong Tau Foo Sold By A Fashionista

There behind an inconspicuous stall at the food court is this youngish-looking 30-something, who wears a straw hat, tight purple shirt, silver shoes and accessorized with a self-designed pendent. Never would you ever imagine that a former artistic director and fashion stylist would switch jobs to sell… yong tau foo! And at all places, a […]

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Old Bibik’s Famous Peranakan Rendang – Mouthwatering Rendang From Grandma’s Secret Recipe

[Updated] Upon the closure of Lavender Food Square, one of its newest prominent stall Old Bibik has moved to MDIS building, a short walk away from Eunos MRT. Old Bibik has renamed as “Old Bibik’s Famous Peranakan Rendang”, and continues to serve nonya style Chicken, Beef & Mutton Rendang prepared daily, all at value for […]

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Special Shanghai Tim-Sum – The Queenstown Dumplings Are Now At Maxwell

Tong Xing Ju 同心居 Special Shanghai Tim-Sum used to be from Queenstowns Margaret Drive Food Centre, and is known to serve delicious Shanghainese style dumplings, noodles and soup. The hawker stall had been frequently featured on television and earned several positive reviews, but few know of its whereabouts after the food centre at Queenstown was […]

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Alexandra Village Claypot Laksa – Best Sizzling Hot Laksa Ever

Alexandra Village Food Centre is one of those hawker centre gems that is not so populated, underrated, and filled with above-average hawker stalls. Interesting, I noticed many customers ordering various claypot dishes of bak kut teh, sausage rice, mushroom chicken, prawn noodles and pork trotters. You can almost call Alexandra Village Food Centre a “claypot […]

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Celebrate Singapore National Day with Good Ol’ Days Buffet

What better way to celebrate Singapore’s 47th National Day than with a buffet with the best of Singapore’s signature hawker fare. Silver Shell Café at Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort is having a Good Ol’ Days buffet with a touch of nostalgia, which is timely and refreshing. Chilli crab, bak kut teh, laksa, prawn mee, rota […]

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Wee Nam Kee – Mr Wee Reveals The Secret To Its Chicken Rice Formula

Wee Nam Kee has been known for its Hainanese dishes, especially its flavourful chicken rice and tender chicken meat pieces. Its main store opposite Novena Church has been attracting crowds of supporters, many claim that this is the best Hainanese chicken rice n Singapore. Since 1989, the two generations of Wees have proudly preserve the […]

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RWS Malaysia Food Street – Don’t Have To Travel North for Malaysian Hawker Fare

Fans of Malaysian hawker street fare do not have to travel north anymore for a taste of mouth-watering dishes, but south instead over to Resorts World Sentosa. As Resorts World is under Genting, it ‘feels right’ for them to bring in these authentic Malaysian dishes over. Critics may say that street food in another country […]

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