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Tiong Bahru Food Centre

#132 of 8,972 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
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Tiong Bahru
Chinese, Fast food, Asian, Singaporean, Malaysian
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3 Seng Poh Road Green World | #01-01, Singapore 168891, Singapore
+65 6438 4380
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on 1 March 2017 eagerly looking forward to having the chee kueh but was surprised with signboards and construction boards. Place is closed till May 2017 for renovation/upgrading works.

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Algarve, Portugal
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448 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to eat at a food center, typical of Singapore. We had references of some bibs gourmand and we ended up choosing this one because it seems the least touristy. We ate the mee and the chicken that were recommended, are reasonable. What I really liked was the sugar cane juice squeezed to order.

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Thank MEAFaro
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was recommended by our hotel as where the locals eat and it was fantastic and super cheap too. Very basic but cutlery to be had unlike some hawker centres. There was so much to choose from so we opted on advice from the lady selling drinks and were not disappointed . Great selection of Chinese foods and veg, so... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanting to visit a typical Hawker Market while in Singapore and didn't know where to begin . . . . I read a lot of articles and asked a lot of people, but in the end, we had a guide who took us along to the Tiong Bahru Market - away from the tourist fray. We entrusted him with $20... More 

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Perth, Australia
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

4 people ordered 4 different meals and all were pretty good. great location and vibe of the food hall and worth a visit if your wandering aimlessly soaking up the Tiong Bahru atmosphere.

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Thank IWasHereBefore
Singapore, Singapore
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61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This is one place that I will always visit with my family for wide variety of food choices available in there. Wanton Mee, chicken rice, oyster omelette, etc. You name it, all the Singapore heritage Hawkers food are found here. But of course you must k now which stall serve the best, it takes time to hunt and trial

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Thank Erik2938
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We took advice and went to the stall with the longest queue. The fish ball noodles were delicious and well worth the wait. Followed it with a cup of Kopi. This market is an easy 10 minute walk or one stop bus ride from the local MRT station.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

this venue is only 2 minutes walk from our hotel accommodation nostalgia hotel. the food is very very cheap. and they make really refreshing sugar cane juice.On a hot day it really makes a difference.

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Thank Vstony
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231 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I like to come here for breakfast and buy flowers on Saturday. There are many famous hawker food in Tiong Bahru market like the wonton mee, Lor mee , Chwee kueh and fish ball noodles. There's an Uncle performing on sat too and that provide some kind of entertainment whilst dining.

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Thank Annie0608
Toronto, Canada
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120 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

The place is loaded with aisles of restaurants , all local food . Lots of CHIU chow authentic food , such as oyster omelette , the dim sum stuff with sticky rice or green bean . You can easily spend a couple of hours and leave without feeling hungry

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Fast food, Asian, Singaporean, Malaysian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Seng Poh Road Green World | #01-01, Singapore 168891, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Tiong Bahru
  • Neighbourhood: Tiong Bahru
  • Phone Number: +65 6438 4380

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Tiong Bahru
Home to both local families and transient expats, Tiong Bahru is a fascinating mix of tradition and youthful creativity. Its status as a conservation area ensures that this little hub has charm and heritage on display at every corner, while the 1930s art deco architecture provides a glimpse of days gone by. Stock up on fresh tropical fruits at the wet market, browse high quality literature and children’s books, shop for interesting gifts and local fashion, or munch on bargain-priced hawker food as the aroma of frying noodles and fresh-brewed coffee wafts through the air. Cap your day with a massage and a latte, a glass of wine, or a pain au chocolat from one of the many busy bakeries. An afternoon in this vibrant and beautiful neighbourhood is not to be missed.
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