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Chin Chin Eating House

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19 Purvis Street, Singapore, Singapore
+65 6337 4640
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chin chin” (55 reviews)
“chicken rice” (85 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
19 Purvis Street, Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ate in this restaurant twice . Order different things each time. Love the vegetables and the Haines chicken. They have Malaysian food, Chinese food and some other dishes. Service not bad. Not much atmosphere but local people watching. I would eat here again if I...More

Thank iliv4food
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we want chicken rice, we go to Chin Chin in Bugis. The open air store may be a bit warm but the ceiling fans and super yummy food make the experience worth it! The chicken is poached or roasted to perfection. We only ordered...More

Thank YellowJello00
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst it may not look like much, this place serves really good local food. I always end up with chicken rice, but believe me there is a lot of other local dishes to choose from. A great place to introduce friends to local food without...More

Thank tosellisw5
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Visited many times - Chicken rice and Pork Chop are my favorite. Paid $34 for half chicken, pork chop, dou miao, 4 plates of rice and 2 drinks.

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 30 December 2017

My husband and I were staying in Singapore before and after a cruise. We had passed Chin Chin and saw how busy it was, there are other restaurants in Purvis Street not doing as well. Even though it was busy, they still found us a...More

Thank margieclay
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Chicken for two, two plates of rice, two lemon calamansi drinks # total bill s$14.40 We love the smooth texture of the chicken. Super yummy, refreshing calamansi drink to finish up.

Thank SngCity
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

House speciality is chicken, steamed or barbeque, with rice. It's always very busy and very noisy... Eating out in Singapore is like that, people talk and laugh non stop as they eat, and they're happy to talk to strangers too. My Kung Po chicken was...More

Thank BJ0707
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Food was quick, tasty and cheap. Can't ask for more than that. Hainese chicken was superb. Main tip I would give is be nice to the staff and you will love the place!

Thank Helder K
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Typical Chinese Hainanese restaurant which serves both chicken rice and zi cha dishes. Lots of variety to choose from and could seme there are a lot regulars around. Chicken and rice was just average and claypot tofu taste like home cooked. With the place being...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

I have had the opportunity to eat here twice in the last 3 months while on business trip to SG office. The place is always crowded but if you don't mind sharing tables, it is still possible to find seats. The service is average with...More

Thank elaynecsw
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Lai C
4 June 2015|
Response from VASILIKI G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I did not go there in the morning. But i read that they open at 7.30 a.m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Purvis Street, Singapore, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Downtown Core
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Core
  • Phone Number: +65 6337 4640
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