If you are in Singapore or want to go there and you would like to try some local foods combining that with a low budget, here are:
Top 4 Hawker Centers in Singapore
Maxwell Road Hawker Centre
In this magnificent hawker center, you can enjoy many food stalls where you can experience the taste of the traditional Singapore dishes such as:
Tian Tian Hainanese Chicken Rice stall
Where they serve the best Chicken-Rice in all Singapore.
Rojak, Popiah & Cockle
Which serves the Malay-style mix of:
● crispy bread,
● fruit and vegetables,
● with an egg, all smothered in a bold.
Ah Tai Hainanese Chicken Rice
Where you can taste a big and tasty portion of steamed chicken on rice.
Chinatown Complex Food Centre
This hawker center is the biggest in Singapore, offering more than 250 food stalls. Here are 3 must-try hawker stalls in the complex :
Liao Fan Hong Kong
This is the first street hawker stall in the world awarded 1 Michelin star. At $2 for a plate of Soya Sauce Chicken Rice. This is THE CHEAPEST Michelin Star Meal you can get anywhere in the world.
Lian He Ben Ji Claypot
Located at the corner of Chinatown Complex Food Centre, It is one of the most popular clay pot rice stalls in Singapore.
Zhong Guo La Mian Xiao Long Bao
One of the most delicious stalls in all the complex, Wich offers quality combined with low prices. Here you can try the exquisite handmade Xiao Long Bao ($6.50), And many other handmade traditional dishes.
Old Airport Road Food Centre
This is one of the oldest hawker centers in Singapore since it was built 40 years ago. In this food center, you can choose from 168 stalls, and believe me you are not going to regret any of them. I advise you to choose from these:
Hua Kee Hougang
If you are a lover of noodles, Here you can try the best noodles in the globe,
● Wanton Noodles
● Dumpling Noodles
● Fried Wanton Noodles
● Chicken Feet Noodles
● Shredded Chicken Noodles, etc.
Ru Ji Kitchen
This is for you if you are a passionate fish eater. Here you can find a variety of…
● Fish noodles,
● Fish cakes,
● Fish meatballs, etc.
I advise you to get mee pok if you’d like a spicy flavour or Shao La if you don’t.
Dong Ji Fried Kway Teow
The hawker single-handedly prepares generous servings of… Fried Kway Teow with egg for the price of only 3$! This is one of the most convenient stalls in the food center.
Tiong Bahru Market Hawker Centre
This is my favourite hawker center due to the fact that is the cleanest of all. It is supplied with an exhaust system for each of its stalls and utilizes the open-air.
So you will definitely enjoy the airy, comfortable and relaxing atmosphere there. But not only that, Here is a list of the best dishes to try there…
It is said that in this stall you can taste the best roast meat in the city, There is just one con:
This stall has one of the longest queues in the centre but, I hardly recommend you to wait, you will not regret it at all.
If you are the mood for a dessert, This is your place. I recommend you to try Milo Dinosaur if you want to drink, or ice kachang if you want to try a shaved ice, which comes in bright colours, and with different fruit cocktails and dressings.
If you are a tourist and you want to try the most typical Singapore dish… Welcome to this stall and try the best Jian Bo Shui Kueh. You will leak your fingers!