10 Best Sweet Steamed Baos In Singapore For A Bao-ntiful Indulgence

2 August

If there’s one thing the Chinese are known for, it would be the bao. Bao — if that’s not the most endearing word ever. These steamed bite-sized buns are super versatile, and come in a wide range of sweet or savoury fillings. You’ll find them pretty much everywhere, be it at your favourite dim sum restaurant or just at the kopitiam downstairs. Savoury...

Jalan Tua Kong Mee Pok Rivalry – Which Is The Best Jalan Tua Kong Mee Pok?

20 July

It’s no doubt that Singapore is a food paradise and you can be sure that when one stall gets famous, there will be others following suit – even to the extent of using the same name. Because imitation is the best form of flattery right? There are many food feuds in Singapore but at the heart of this rivalry is...

10 Underrated Traditional Chinese Dessert Spots In Singapore You’ve Never Heard Of

15 July

Cakes and ice cream can vie for our attention all they want. But at the end of the day, there’s always something special about a warm bowl of tau suan or creamy yam paste. Traditional Chinese desserts are (quite literally) one of the sweetest ways to get a taste of nostalgia.  They’re ubiquitous, affordable and so darn’ delicious. Most of us...

10 Vegetarian Hawker Stalls In Singapore To Get Meatless Versions Of Your Favourite Dishes

12 July

If you’re a newly initiated member of the vegetarian community or you’re simply a curious carnivore, we’re here to set you straight. There are vegetarian F&B stalls in Singapore that whip up incredible meatless versions of your beloved hawker delights. We’ve included all your favourites, from satay to oyster omelette. Trust us, they’re legit. Check out these 10 vegetarian hawker stalls in...

10 Old-School Western Food Stalls In Singapore For Chicken Chop & Fish & Chips

30 June

Getting your fix of Western fare in Singapore is so easy we could do it with our eyes closed, thanks to the countless Western establishments dotting the nation, from budget stalls to full-fledged restaurants. But for now, take a hike, Astons — we won’t be needing you for this one. Affordable old-school Western grub is something we’ll never tire of. Most...

Changi Village Nasi Lemak Showdown — Which Stall Has The Best Nasi Lemak?

12 June

 If there’s any Malay dish that never fails to hit the spot, it would be nasi lemak. With a name that literally translates into “fat rice”, you can expect nothing less than the richest fragrance from this dish. Die-hard fans of nasi lemak, you all need to head down to Changi Village right now. If you didn’t already know, Changi Village Hawker Centre...

Sinar Pagi Nasi Padang — One Of The Best Nasi Padang Stalls In Singapore

24 May

If you were to google “Geylang Serai Nasi Padang”, the first name that appears in the search results is — you guessed it — Sinar Pagi Nasi Padang. Even though Geylang Serai Market is dotted with nasi padang stalls, there is no competition, really. This stall, in particular, comes out on top. Sinar Pagi Nasi Padang is basically a household...

Da Xi Hainanese Chicken Rice — Superb Hainanese Chicken Rice In Tanglin Halt Market

14 May

If there’s one dish that we could eat every day without getting sick of it, it would probably be Hainanese chicken rice. What’s not to love about silky chicken and fragrant oiled rice? Not only is the combo downright delicious, you can basically find it in every nook and cranny of our island. It’s not rare to find two stalls both...

109 Teochew Yong Tau Foo – Cheap and Good Lunch Option In The CBD Area

9 May

The CBD in Singapore has plenty of food options. However, aside from salads, expensive cafes and overpriced food courts, what else is available? Hawker centres are one of the best go-to options due to their affordability, and we all know that OLs love their fish soup and yong tau foo as a healthier, filling yet pocket-friendly option. Lucky for the white-collar workers,...

The Pantree – Min Jiang Kueh Cafe With Savoury & Sweet Pancakes in the CBD Area

9 May

Min jiang kueh is usually found in hawker centres with only a handful of flavours to choose from. It is an old-school treat that’s great for breakfast, especially enjoyed by the older generations. It is not something that is commonly found in the CBD area, which is what makes The Pantree stand out. Within The Heart of Marina One lies...