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12 Buffets To Satiate Your Need To Pig Out For S$20 And Below

September 4, 2018 3:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 12 Buffets To Satiate Your Need To Pig Out For S$20 And Below

Very rarely do we find ourselves able to indulge in a full-on feast here in Singapore without a hefty price tag to come with it. Yet, unknown to many, there actually is quite a number of relatively cheaper options for one to eat to their heart’s content under a budget. Sure, they may not be lavish, let alone the sort...


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Bober Tea—Insta-Worthy Bubble Tea Joint With Unique Concoctions In Bishan

August 25, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Bober Tea—Insta-Worthy Bubble Tea Joint With Unique Concoctions In Bishan

Here in Singapore, we are not strangers to several new and innovative food fads. Many have come, but not many ever stay trendy for long. Yet, bubble tea is perhaps one of the few trends that have successfully endured the test of time (and the fickleness of Singaporeans) the longest–and the craze doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. A...


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Xin Mei Xiang Zheng Zong Lor Mee—Lor Mee So Good You Will Not Mind The Insanely Long Queues

August 16, 2018 12:40 pm Published by Comments Off on Xin Mei Xiang Zheng Zong Lor Mee—Lor Mee So Good You Will Not Mind The Insanely Long Queues

Do a Google search on where you can get the best Lor Mee in Singapore, and there will be no doubt that Xin Mei Xiang Zheng Zong Lor Mee will take the cake. Although there is definitely no lack of good lor mee all over Singapore, Xin Mei Xiang Zheng Zong Lor Mee is undisputedly one of the most popular...


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Nam Sing Hokkien Fried Mee—Fried Prawn Noodles Worth The Hour-Long Queue

August 14, 2018 12:45 pm Published by Comments Off on Nam Sing Hokkien Fried Mee—Fried Prawn Noodles Worth The Hour-Long Queue

‘When in doubt, just follow the queues’—this will lead you to Nam Sing Hokkien Fried Mee when you are at Old Airport Road Food Centre, indubitably one of the heritage gems in Singapore home to loads of tasty hawker fare. Many would say that if you should consider yourself lucky if you manage to get your hands on a plate...


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Dong Ji Fried Kway Teow—Legit & Unique CKT in Old Airport Road Food Centre

August 2, 2018 3:32 pm Published by Comments Off on Dong Ji Fried Kway Teow—Legit & Unique CKT in Old Airport Road Food Centre

Char Kway Teow is a local favourite—essentially rice noodles tossed with fishcakes, Chinese sausages, prawns, cockles, eggs and vegetables in a sweet and savoury sauce, it is no wonder why this dish is one of Singaporeans’ favourites. As such, there is no lack of Char Kway Teow stalls in Singapore—look around and it would be easy to spot a stall...


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Ng Ah Sio Bak Kut Teh—Classic Teochew-Style BKT You Will Crave On A Rainy Day

July 29, 2018 3:45 pm Published by Comments Off on Ng Ah Sio Bak Kut Teh—Classic Teochew-Style BKT You Will Crave On A Rainy Day

Starting out as just a humble stall in the 1950s, this Bak Kut Teh chain has since expanded to having 4 outlets in Singapore and even 1 in Taipei. What Ng Ah Sio BKT offers is essentially Teochew-style Bak Kut Teh—one that doesn’t skimp on incorporating the taste of garlic and pepper in its broth. Ng Ah Sio Bak Kut...


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Singapore Night Festival 2018—Where You Should Be When Dusk Falls In The Month Of August

July 25, 2018 1:22 pm Published by Comments Off on Singapore Night Festival 2018—Where You Should Be When Dusk Falls In The Month Of August

The Singapore Night Festival is back for its 11th edition in 2018, and this is where you can expect a line-up of riveting performances and provocative installations that will surely blow you away. Having reached out to cross-disciplinary influences and practitioners such as artists, designers, engineers and architects, you can look forward to a Singapore Night Festival that is bolder, renewed and...


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10 Places in Singapore To Satisfy Your Durian Cravings

July 23, 2018 2:06 pm Published by Comments Off on 10 Places in Singapore To Satisfy Your Durian Cravings

Durians — the infamous fruit that is banned from public transport because of its pungent smell, yet undeniably one of the most popular fruits many of us would crave for.  Some of us love the creamy texture and the bittersweet taste, and others get revolted by its rancid smell. Love it or hate it, durians will still be the king of all...


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Toast Hut—The Best Of Coffee & Toast By Next-Gen Hawkerpreneur

July 13, 2018 3:34 pm Published by Comments Off on Toast Hut—The Best Of Coffee & Toast By Next-Gen Hawkerpreneur

Nothing beats a good ol’ slice of traditional kaya butter toast and a cup of coffee for breakfast. For the uninitiated, kaya is a custard essentially derived from a mix of pandan, coconut milk, eggs and sugar to give it a creamy texture. Although Kaya Toast and other traditional breakfast staples alike are commonly available, Toast Hut is one you should make...


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Qiu Rong Ban Mian—Comforting Hand-Made Noodle Stall In Old Airport Road Food Centre

July 11, 2018 4:45 pm Published by Comments Off on Qiu Rong Ban Mian—Comforting Hand-Made Noodle Stall In Old Airport Road Food Centre

Qiu Rong Ban Mian is a hidden gem that we stumbled upon in Old Airport Road Food Centre. Helmed by a couple who has been running the business for 20 years, this stall dishes out comforting, piping-hot bowls of hand-made noodles that can be enjoyed even in Singapore’s scorching weather. Over the years, their fresh noodle offerings have gained them a...