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Albert Centre Market & Food Centre

#421 of 8,972 Restaurants in Singapore
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Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
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270 Queen Street Albert Centre, Singapore 180270, Singapore
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Banglamung
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173 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't expect anything but a good local dish for a reasonable price. Actually is better then average but not very good so what do I chose? Well, very good, as the local cooks, mostly husband and wife I guess, do there best and fast.

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Thank Samut
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Many nice stalls here.. generally like wat other said, follow the q and u cannot go wrong Tried the 百年 soup vermicelli yong tau foo, really nice n fresh.. popiah is nice also Pointers Wear light clothing as it's hot here... Bring tissues n wet ones if u want to clean the tables or your hands etc Cleanliness is generally... More 

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Thank 179rachely
Medan, Indonesia
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Albert Food Center is a great breakfast joint. Come early when it's more relaxed & grab a seat on the sunny leafy side by Queen St. Rice Garden, 'great meals for a good cause,' is awesome.

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Thank Anditan2014
Canberra, Australia
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81 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Loved the Albert Centre, which was very close to where we were staying. The variety and extremely low prices was fabulous. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. It's a must! We tried a really wide variety of food. My kids loved seeing the roti being made. Be prepared for a queue for the fried carrot cake (btw, it's not made... More 

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1 Thank michelle863
New York City, New York
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Follow the lines and you won't be disappointed. Locals come here and it starts getting crowded around 11:45 for lunch hour. There's so many options, there must be something for everyone. The place is clean, but if you're asking yourself too many questions about how they clean then just stay away. I have yet to be sick from any of... More 

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Thank snoozepig
Singapore, Singapore
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This outdoor eating place is where the locals would go for them quick meals. Every stall cooks fresh ala minute and price is reasonable local price with so many choice!! It can be difficult to find a seat, avoid lunch time 12-2pm and 6-8pm. All stalls are self-service, so it's best to go with a Friend, one gets the food... More 

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Thank lovemylife999
Jakarta, Indonesia
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Had to came here after thinking to try some local dishes and considering how near it is to our hotel (and how starving we were). Quite a lot of food stalls to choose and it was also quite crowded. It looks like this place is popular among locals since it was not easy to get an empty table to sit... More 

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1 Thank hobimakan
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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380 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

If you find a long queue of people at any food stall, the food must be good. Place your order and they will cook on the spot and immediately serve you piping hot. Therefore food from the food centre are equivalent good, tasty and the price is reasonable.

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2 Thank yfylou
Menlo Park, California
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Like so many of Singapore's hawker centers, some of the best food we had can be found here. And the cheapest, as you can buy a dish for $3-6 singaporean dollars, and drinks are $1-3.50. Hard to pick a favorite stall. All kinds of Asian food, many of it comfort food - Indonesian dishes, cantonese, chicken and rice, fishball soups,... More 

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2 Thank 3girlsgo
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I have my meals at albert centre quite often as it has a good selection of local delights. Fried carrot cake will always be in my order list. With Uncle's smiley face, though the queue and waiting time is kinda long, you will not feel any surge of anger at all. You get the best chwee kueh from the stall... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Queen Street Albert Centre, Singapore 180270, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?