Tag Archive: Affordable Hawker Stalls in Singapore

Chen Ji Hainanese Chicken Rice — Under-The-Radar Gem in Tanglin Halt Market

1 April

The world of Hainanese chicken rice in Singapore holds fearsome contention. You’ve got people arguing over the superiority of the steamed or roasted version and in the background, another debate is going on about the most important component of the dish — the chicken, the rice or the chili. But for now, let’s just all take a step back and enjoy the dish...

Guangzhou Mian Shi Wanton Noodle — Old-Time Wanton Mee Stall That Opens Past 12am

20 March

When we think of local supper foods, prata and maggi mee would probably come to mind. The last thing we’d probably think of is wanton mee. This homely dish is easy to down at any time of the day — morning, afternoon and definitely, at midnight. But unfortunately, most wanton mee stalls in Singapore have their shutters down by 10pm. That...

Millennium Glutinous Rice — Rare Stall In Singapore Selling Sweet & Savoury Glutinous Rice

20 March

You know a dish is endangered when allegedly only two hawker stalls across the whole nation sell it. Overshadowed by more well-known dishes, such as lor mai kai and lotus leaf-wrapped rice, is the sweet and savoury glutinous rice. Savoury glutinous rice was originally a Cantonese delicacy that sees lightly-salted glutinous rice topped with stewed peanuts and wispy fried shallots....

Jin Ji Teochew Braised Duck & Kway Chap — Mother-Son Duo Puts A Japanese Spin On Age-Old Recipes

28 February

Helmed by Melvin Chew and his mother, this famous braised duck & kway chap stall in Chinatown Complex Food Centre has been around for over 30 years. It was originally run by Melvin’s parents, but after his father suddenly passed on due to illness, he decided to step in to help his mother. Knowing that the bulk of their customers...

Lao Jie Fang Beef Noodle – Legit Hong Hong-Style Beef Brisket Noodle

23 October

Located in Mei Ling Market and Food Centre, this hawker stall is so popular, queues start right from when it opens! Serving up some delicious bowls of Hong Kong-style beef brisket or pork rib noodles is Lao Jie Fang Beef Noodles. It’s about a 10-minute walk from Queenstown MRT but we assure you it’s well worth the trek there. Check out...

Ah Lock Tofu – Hakka Tofu Bowls That Prove That Healthy Food Can Be Delicious Too

4 October

Yishun Park Hawker Centre, where Ah Lock Tofu is located, is home to many stalls serving delectable hawker delights. It also houses the well-loved Ah Tan Wings, specializing in one of Singapore’s most raved about zi char dishes – Har Cheong Gai. Lesser known, but equally as delectable, is Ah Lock Tofu. This humble stall in Yishun serves up a...

925 Yishun Hainanese Chicken Rice – One Of The Best Chicken Rice Stalls in Singapore

25 September

As Singaporeans, we can say that chicken rice is one of those dishes we will never get tired of eating. The comforting warm rice topped with silky smooth chicken and that addictive sesame soy sauce… There’s just something nostalgic about chicken rice that makes you feel great eating it. We definitely found an amazing rendition of this Singaporean dish in...