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Song Fa Bak Kut Teh, Chinatown Point

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133 New Bridge Road Chinatown Point | Chinatown Point #01-04,, Singapore 059413, Singapore
+65 6443 1033
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“bak kut teh” (218 reviews)
“pork ribs” (69 reviews)
“soup” (229 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Soups, Singaporean, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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133 New Bridge Road Chinatown Point | Chinatown Point #01-04,, Singapore 059413, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been waiting for this meal for a very long time since I left Singapore a couple of years ago - definitely should not miss this if you are in Singapore - fantastic taste and great service

Thank Shengjie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take note that the soup is pepperish. If you are a herbal BKT fan, this is not the place for you. I love pepperish BKT and this place is so good! Order the pig leg and big intestines!! Ask for some garlic and chili padi!!!...More

Thank Kiatteo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very specific food for Europeans. There is a menu only with pork meat. The service is very fast. However, no one doesn’t speak English normally. The meal was normal, but it’s very heavy for the health. Soup,pork meat and rice are the local Singaporean dish....More

Thank Syuzik
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We had a meal there and it was quite good, Bak Kut Teh was good but what we like is the big intestine and braised pork belly, super delicious.

Thank Sarankrit S
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Really, the soup is great. We even bought the soup powder back home. The pork rib was so soft. Really recommend.

Thank MadamButter
Reviewed 9 March 2018

This is definitively not my type of food but when in Rome you need to do like the Romans so I tried the chicken feet and the pork stomach soup, humm tasty I have to say but I could not eat it all. However, my...More

Thank helenaelmasri
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Whenever I come to Singapore Bak Kut Teh here is a must get there before 10.30 and you avoid a long que wonderfull rib soup and a nice old time feel to it.

Thank Neil0akes
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Good food. Long queues. Small space. Around 20 SGD per person. Worth a try. Free flow soup servings. Extra 10 cents for additional wet tissue.

Thank Prasey M
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I was taken here by colleagues in Singapore for a business lunch. This is a common Singaporean dish and they were interested in me trying it. I have to say it was edible, but quite an acquired taste. I went for the more expensive loin...More

Thank Demonakis
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The main dish is the bowl of soup. The amount of flavour in the bowl is out of this world, some say its therapeutic some say its hot and junky. Meat was good in the soup, served with rice and a few interesting side dishes....More

Thank Jason N
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mrstee9911
22 February 2018|
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Response from Jane F | Reviewed this property |
none taken you just have to line up
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Ivy W
27 November 2016|
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Response from AntonioRyan | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they're gonna be open on those dates.
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chongg218
10 September 2016|
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Response from SongFa | Property representative |
Yes we do have round table but are limited to just a few only. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 New Bridge Road Chinatown Point | Chinatown Point #01-04,, Singapore 059413, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +65 6443 1033
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Description
Johor Road, Singapore, year 1969 - Beads of perspiration gathered at Yeo Eng Song's brow as he served another bowl of piping hot Bak Kut Teh to the table beside his pushcart stall. The Bak Kut Teh is running out, the founder of Song Fa thought. It is time to retrieve his meats from the chiller at his friend's liquor stall down the road....

And so, these were the humble beginnings of Song Fa Bak Kut Teh.

Today, while we do not operate from a pushcart anymore, our iconic pushcart embodies our belief to bring you an original Bak Kut Teh dining experience where you can enjoy our fall-off-the-bone tender pork ribs and flavourful, peppery, spice-infused hot broth in an elaborate 1960s' roadside dining atmosphere.

It is at Song Fa, where one can relive the heritage of good old Bak Kut Teh in it's truest sense.
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