It is difficult to arrive by MRT, but is a really nice quarter that you should visit. Houses are very nice and the neighborhood too
About Joo Chiat/Katong
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This area is definitely one of the best areas in Singapore to hunt for good food, especially Vietnamese food. There is a big community of Vietnamese living here. Food is absolutely delicious, prices are reasonable and it is very near the city centre too. There...More
A very local area filled with bars, restaurants and cafes. Evening is filled with locals and expatriates chatting and hanging around. Morning is another quiet scene. You'll find hainanese chicken rice and black chilli crab, and kaya toast to eat. Katong Square and i12 Katong...More
Joo Chiat is low key and laid back. This is where the locals shop and eat. Just walk along Joo Chiat road to appreciate the people who live and work here. I love the architecture, I love the spread of food. I love the local...More
If you are interested in local colour, shophouse heritage architecture, unusual shops and local delicacies (such as Peranakan kueh - sweets), spend a few hours exploring Joo Chiat Rd and neighbouring streets. Worth the trip if only to taste the exquisite curry puffs at the...More
This enclave is filled with colourful heritage shophouses and terrace houses with ornate facades. This Peranakan and Eurasian area has an amazing number of restaurants and traditional coffee-shops offering a range of cuisines.