Traditional food

Takashimaya Mid-Autumn Fair 2018

Takashimaya Mooncake Fair 2018 – snapshots of our visit to the Mid Autumn Festive Event

Once again the Takashimaya Mooncake Fair 2018 is being held in the Event Hall of Ngee Ann City, Singapore. Whether you are buying mooncakes for personal consumption or as a gift, one of the best places to shop for mooncakes is at the Takashimaya Mid Autumn Festive Celebrations 2018. The event takes place from Wed 22 Aug to Mon …

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Lee Fun Nam Kee Chicken Rice (李范南记), Toa Payoh Lor 4

Lee Fun Nam Kee Chicken Rice And Restaurant (李范南记鸡饭餐室) is a restaurant in Toa Payoh which is well-known for their soya sauce chicken rice. According to their website, they began in 1968 as a small hawker stall in Toa Payoh. They have since grown up to be a full restaurant at Lorong 4 Toa Payoh. …

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Chinatown Tai Chong Kok Hue Kee – traditional pastries at Alexandra Village

Chinatown Tai Chong Kok Hue Kee 牛車水大中國餅家 餘記  is a shop at Alexandra Village selling traditional cakes and biscuits. Curious to see a shop with a name from Kreta Ayer in this part of Singapore, we stopped by to check it out and ended up buying some traditional pastries to try. 0

Keng Eng Kee Seafood – Good Zhi Char in Alexandra Village

Keng Eng Kee Seafood 瓊榮記海鲜 is one of the names that sometimes crop up when discussing good places for zhi char in Singapore. A good zhi char place is one that consistently churns out local delights at a reasonable price. A wide menu that caters for the quick meal or a big celebration is also …

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Cheng’s @ 27- Zhi Char in a modernised Tiong Bahru coffeeshop

Cheng’s @ 27 coffeeshop in Tiong Bahru looks very different from the typical zhi char coffeeshop in Singapore. It is bright and very clean.  According to a Straits Times article :25 years and counting: Hainanese coffeeshop Cheng’s 27, the Cheng family regularly receives generous offers to buy over the well positioned corner coffeeshop, but they are …

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