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Hao Lai Ke — Is This Ex-Din Tai Fung Chef’s New Venture Worth The Hype?

January 9, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Hao Lai Ke — Is This Ex-Din Tai Fung Chef’s New Venture Worth The Hype?

Helmed by a former Din Tai Fung chef and his wife, Hao Lai Ke aims to serve up quality Chinese dishes that are just as good as the colossal restaurant brand. Think bowls of scratch-made la mian and the signature pork ribs fried rice that practically everyone goes mad for. Hao Lai Ke is tucked away in a small coffee...


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Zhong Guo La Mian Xiao Long Bao – Restaurant-Standard Xiao Long Bao In Chinatown Complex

January 8, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Zhong Guo La Mian Xiao Long Bao – Restaurant-Standard Xiao Long Bao In Chinatown Complex

Xiao long bao is something that everybody enjoys. It is just so incredibly satisfying to break the dumplings thin, translucent skin to reveal its succulent, tender fillings as well as watch all that warm soup spill out of it. After we’ve had one, we usually find it hard to stop snatching more and more of these juicy dumplings. Over at...


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Famous Seng Heng Family Restaurant — Prawn Noodles With Superb Broth In The West

January 5, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Famous Seng Heng Family Restaurant — Prawn Noodles With Superb Broth In The West

It’s almost impossible to resist a sumptuous bowl of prawn noodles, especially not if the broth boasts immense depth. Prawn noodles are available in most hawker centres in Singapore, but out of the lot, perhaps only a handful make the cut. Upon our recent trip out to Jurong East, we discovered a humble prawn noodle stall by the name of Famous...


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Yuhua Market & Hawker Centre — A Hidden Food Gem In Chinese Garden

January 4, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Yuhua Market & Hawker Centre — A Hidden Food Gem In Chinese Garden

Yuhua Market and Hawker Centre is tucked away in a crevice at Chinese Garden near its MRT station. The place may be small, but it is bursting with stalls that serve up an array of delicious and affordable local food. From cheap xiao long bao to sinful bowls of laksa, here are our top 7 stalls here at Yuhua Market and...


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Abang Gemuk — Is This Fatty Bom Bom-Affliate Worth The Hype?

January 1, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Abang Gemuk — Is This Fatty Bom Bom-Affliate Worth The Hype?

If you are familiar with Fatty Bom Bom, you will be excited to know that they have come up with a new, exciting stall called Abang Gemuk, that also serves up a hearty assortment of Western delights at wallet-friendly prices. Abang Gemuk is tucked away in a crevice of a coffee shop in Blk 446 of Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10....


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Granny’s Pancakes — Peanut Pancakes That’ll Reward You With A Sense Of Nostalgia

December 26, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Granny’s Pancakes — Peanut Pancakes That’ll Reward You With A Sense Of Nostalgia

Love peanut pancakes? So do we. There is something oh-so-nostalgic about chomping down on these peanut-laden goodies and we absolutely love the little crunch from the granules of sugar coupled with the nutty aroma of these traditional cakes. Stalls that specialise in peanut cakes are a dime in a dozen nowadays and its the folks like the ones who run...


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8 Fishball Noodle Stalls Worth Bouncing Off Your Seat For

December 25, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 8 Fishball Noodle Stalls Worth Bouncing Off Your Seat For

There are not many things that are as comforting as a warm bowl of mouthwatering fishball noodles. This classic dish can be found in abundance across multiple hawker stalls, food courts as well as coffee shops in Singapore. This dish comes in a number of variations; there are served in either soup or dry form and many places allow you to...


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Fu Lin Tou Fu Yuen — Deep-Fried Yong Tau Fu In Siglap That’s Worth Every Calorie

December 22, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Fu Lin Tou Fu Yuen — Deep-Fried Yong Tau Fu In Siglap That’s Worth Every Calorie

Teochew yong tau fu is something of a rarity in Singapore with very few stalls that actually sell good ones. Over at Fu Lin Tou Fu Yuen all the way in Siglap, you won’t be disappointed. For the uninitiated, the Teochew style of preparing yong tau fu involves deep-frying the various ingredients as opposed to cooking them in a clear broth....


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GLC Restaurant – Halal Zi Char Eatery In Tai Seng That’s Super Sedap

December 20, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on GLC Restaurant – Halal Zi Char Eatery In Tai Seng That’s Super Sedap

When in Singapore, one can’t go wrong at a zi char restaurant. Plenty of places serve up amazing wok-fried dishes, however, it is rare to come across a place that sells good zi char that is also halal-certified—not until we discovered GLC Restaurant in Taiseng. Boasting an impressive array of zi char delights that taste really good and are priced pretty...


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The Living Room Eating House — Minimalistic Cafe Damn Good Bee Hoon & Mee Sua

December 19, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on The Living Room Eating House — Minimalistic Cafe Damn Good Bee Hoon & Mee Sua

The cafe scene in Singapore is always changing and it is not uncommon to find new cafes popping up all over our sunny little island.  However, the last place that we thought that we would ever find a cafe at is in a community club. Located inside of Leng Kee Community Club at Redhill is The Living Room House, a minimalistic,...