Lunch at Chef Wan’s Kitchen, Esplanade Singapore

Chef Wan’s Kitchen is a new restaurant at the Esplanade Mall. The Esplanade Mall is the retail and f&b section of the Theatres by the Bay complex (also known as “the Durian”).   It is a convenient place to go for a meal or drink just before or after catching a performance or concert at the Theatres by the Bay. The person behind the restaurant is celebrity Chef Redzuawan Ismail, also known as Chef Wan. Another Singapore restaurant associated with him, the halal Asian cuisine, buffet-style restaurant, 1 Market by Chef Wan at Plaza Singapura had closed in 2016. For more information on the 1 Market and reasons for the closure, read Straits Times article: 1 Market by Chef Wan closes its doors.

Chef Wan's Kitchen Esplanade

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Hjh Maimunah Restaurant – a Malay Kampong feast

Hjh Maimunah traditional Malay Kampong food

Hjh Maimunah Restaurant at Jalan Pisang

Hjh Maimunah Restaurant is one of the best restaurants in Singapore for traditional Malay food. It has a clean comfortable dining area and a wide selection of dishes, one dish meals and a good range of colourful and delectable kuehs. It is hard not to have a feast when you are at Hjh Maimunah Restaurant.
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Mami Midah serves healthy delicious Nasi Briyani in Eunos

Mami Midah Briyani

Mami Midah Briyani Eunos Hawker Centre

877 calories – that is the caloric content of a plate of Nasi Briyani with Chicken according to the Ministry of Health’s website HealthHub. The good news for briyani lovers is that Mami Midah Briyani Stall in Eunos Food Centre serves a healthier version of Nasi Briyani which tastes just as good as the rich sinful ones.

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Alwadi at Geylang Serai

Alwadi Paper Thosai

Alwadi at Geylang Serai

Geylang Serai is one of the best places to eat tasty Malay food. There are so many restaurants and food vendors there. You know a place serves authentic and delicious local food when you see it is full of locals enjoying their food. Alwadi is such a place. It is open round the clock and it always seem to be bustling with activities. It is a little food court in a coffeeshop with a good range of Malay and Indian Muslim food, and also where you can get the famous Haig Road Putu Piring. Continue reading →

Good Food at Geylang Serai Market & Food Centre

Pasar Geylang Serai

Pasar Geylang Serai

The mention of Geylang Serai inadvertently brings to mind the one word which most Singaporeans, regardless of race language or religion, would know – Sedap! Geylang Serai has the reputation for being the Malay emporium of Singapore and Geylang Serai food is almost synonymous with good authentic Malay food. There may be no better place to find a wide variety of value-for-money delicious Malay food and snacks than Pasar Geylang Serai or Geylang Serai Market.
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Geylang Serai Hari Raya Bazaar 2016

Geylang Serai Hari Raya Bazaar

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Geylang Serai Hari Raya Bazaar

The Geylang Serai Hari Raya Bazaar or the Bazaar Ramadan @ Geylang Serai is simply the best Pasar Malam in Singapore. The great number of stalls, wide variety of food, rustic setting and festive atmosphere make it one of the most interesting local street events. The vendors and the visitors are a fascinating mix of races, nationalities and ages – defying stereotypes. The Geylang Serai Hari Raya Bazaar 2016 is running till 5th July 2016. A visit to Geylang Serai Bazaar is definitely worthwhile whether you are a shopaholic, a foodie, a compulsive instragramer, a heritage buff or simply someone who enjoys a carnival atmosphere. Bazaar Ramadan @ Geylang Serai is a unique cultural and sensory experience that should not be missed.

(see our post on Good Food in Geylang Serai Market & Food Centre)

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