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Chinatown

Crot | Trengganu, Singapore 048942, Singapore
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Singapore Hawker Center Food Tour in Chinatown
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For a fascinating peek into Singapore’s Chinese culture and history, Chinatown is good place to start. Here, you’ll enjoy a mix of heritage visits to museums, shopping as well as a good variety of food options, sure to leave a traveller happy and satisfied at the end of the day.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“food street” (213 reviews)
“chinese new year” (387 reviews)
“chinese food” (180 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Crot | Trengganu, Singapore 048942, Singapore
Chinatown
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5,741 - 5,750 of 6,870 reviews

Reviewed 19 October 2013

it is definitely a great place to go if you like everything Chinese. The food there are authentic, such as freshly baked egg tarts.And plenty stalls selling Chinese traditional decorations, antiques, etc. Very close to the train station, too. Very convenient location.

Thank Nikki L
Reviewed 18 October 2013

Really disappointed. Food was very expensive at a street cafe. Could not believe that hawker food on plastic chairs could be $89.00 for 3 people. Less than average, noodles, fried rice and wontons and spring rolls. i serve of each shared. Poor quality food. Shopping...More

Thank elley-mae
Reviewed 18 October 2013

This area has been completely renovated with too many tourist shops although you can still see traditional Chinese shops such as traditional pharmacists and grocery shops. I first visited this area in 1972 when there was a really traditional Chinatown and the last time 17...More

Thank jharr1s0n
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Singapore Chinatown is okay for a quick visit. However, after visiting India and China the price of trinkets seemed unreasonably expensive. We did do some bargaining and pricing was adjusted a bit. It didn't help that the place was overflowing with cruise line tourists that...More

Thank nevcotraveler
Reviewed 15 October 2013

So much to see and do. Great food and affordable drink. Shops of all kinds to explore and actually mingle with the owners and their helpers. Very different experience from Orchard Road. If you shop to enjoy yourself, then you will love this area. If...More

Thank David U
Reviewed 14 October 2013

We visited on a Thursday afternoon and evening. Was busy but not overly crowded. Fun shopping four touristy gift items. Great ambience.

1  Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Explore the chinese culture and see how they enjoy their life. A good place to shop and get cheap stuff in Singapore. A Must visit place during the Chinese New Year where they celebrate at midnight with fireworks and big time celebration. If you are...More

Thank Ashlesh
Reviewed 13 October 2013 via mobile

Great for those cheaper tourist nick knacks. Some good little stals for snacks. Place fills up quickly on Sundays which gives good vibe. Buddhist Temple nice place to visit. Very calming.

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 12 October 2013

The family arrived here in the evening seeking sustenance after a long walk through the Botanic a Gardens! The first thing that struck us were the lanterns that lit up the Chinatown precinct. We were there just after the Moon Festival but everything was still...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Lucky me, my hop on and hop off tour Captain Tan had recommended the best Hainan chicken dish in this location not known to tourist ( I did ask passer by who is clueless & had to be rescued by locals) When I ate at...More

Thank jbtujuh
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Chinatown
Chinatown is a classic combination of colourful
sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling
sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its
blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an
Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit
almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony
continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to
the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill.
...More
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iqbalhaji5
9 October 2017|
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Response from Victoria R | Reviewed this property |
We went at night and it was safe and fun
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iqbalhaji5
6 October 2017|
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Response from cyqaey | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i think it may be hard to find a halal stall in Chinatown. but there are many vegeterian shops around.
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Jean S
5 August 2017|
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Response from Colperth | Reviewed this property |
to be honest didn't see any Jade shops in China town, I would get onto Google and check out where
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