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Nam Sing Fried Hokkien Prawn Mee

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...


Dong Ji Fried Kway Teow Collage

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...


Ng Ah Sio BKT 3

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...


Singapore Night Festival Collage

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...


Durian Collage

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...


Toast Hut Collage

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...


Qiu Rong Ban Mian Collage

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...


Whitley Rd Prawn Noodles

Whitley Road Big Prawn Noodles—Mouthwatering Prawn Noodles That’s Worth The Wait

July 10, 2018 4:42 pm Published by Comments Off on Whitley Road Big Prawn Noodles—Mouthwatering Prawn Noodles That’s Worth The Wait

Whitley Road Prawn Noodles is known to be one of the best prawn noodles stalls in Singapore. Pass by any one of their 4 outlets across Singapore during lunch hours and you are likely to see lots of people lining up to get their hands on a bowl of the prawn noodles. Over the years, they have managed to garner...


Blue Lotus DIY Popiah

Blue Lotus Chinese Eating House – DIY Popiah Buffet At S$18++ On Weekends

July 7, 2018 1:23 pm Published by Comments Off on Blue Lotus Chinese Eating House – DIY Popiah Buffet At S$18++ On Weekends

Popiah is popular local snack made up of a thin, paper-like crepe wrapper that is filled with braised, julienned vegetables as well as other toppings such as boiled eggs, prawns and crisps followed by a dash of garnishing. It is not difficult to find popiah around Singapore—be it coffee shops or eateries, you wouldn’t face many troubles when it comes to satisfying...


168 Penang CCK Collage

168 Penang Char Koay Kak—Mouthwatering Penang Street Food In JB

July 6, 2018 1:21 pm Published by Comments Off on 168 Penang Char Koay Kak—Mouthwatering Penang Street Food In JB

Char Koay Kak is a popular street food in Penang—though less popular than the esteemed Penang char koay teow, we assure you that it is worth a try. Save the trip to Penang because we found 168 Penang CKK in Johor Bahru, which is situated right beside KSL City Mall. You are very welcome! 168 Penang Char Koay Kak is one...