Top Dishes

What you should order based on community favourites

Shop vouchers

Enjoy dining without burning a hole in your pocket, no membership required

Reviews

From the Burpple community

We are always on the lookout for new breakfast options and today, we decided to try out Xiu Ji Ikan Bilis Yong Tau Foo (#02-88) at Chinatown Complex Food Centre as we saw a decent queue forming in front of the stall. Soon, we found out why!

The stall's signature dish is a $3 bowl of Yong Tau Foo! Seriously where else can you find yong Tau foo priced at $3 these days, what more in the CBD area! 😱 However, the stall differs from most yong tau foo stalls in that you are not really able to choose your 料! Just tell the auntie what noodle you want and whether you want your noodles dry/soup and the other ingredients are standard (6 items without noodles or 4 items with noodles). You can add on selected items by paying a little more, but the basic bowl was more than sufficient for us.

Amongst the ingredients, we thought the fishball was the clear winner as the fishball had a strong fish flavour and it was bouncy as well! 😁

☺️🔥 Hor Fun for lunch in Chinatown (S$5). Comes with prawns, sliced fish, chicken. Portion was too big for me and can be shared by 2 small eaters. Overall a decent plate of hor fun.

📍Location:
Yan Ji Hong Kong Kitchen (#02-027)
Chinatown Complex Food Centre
335 Smith St
Singapore 050335

😄 Cheap and tasty S$0.70 youtiao and butterfly fritter in Chinatown.

There's another stall (Tai Wah Cooked Food 02-115) also selling these kind of fried fritters, but sold out when I got there so bought from this stall instead.

These fried snacks goes great with a cup of hot coffee. One of my favourite snacks to get at the hawker centre.

📍 Location:
Chinatown Fried Dough Stick (02-163)
Chinatown Complex Food Centre
335 Smith Street
Singapore 050335

We enjoyed the spinach soup at Chinatown Complex Food Centre (老味道苋菜汤) and we are back to get it again to meet our veggie quota for the day! This time, however, we decided to get the spinach soup with fish for a change and we added our favourite 可口面. Serving size was decent but the only issue was that the batang fish was really fishy 😑 suggest to stick with the yong Tau foo or just the plain spinach soup because the fish was really not great.

After my meal, ordered freshly brewed Kopi C Siew Dai (S$1.60) from Lim's Cafe (Stall #02-31). They use a coffee machine so the taste is pretty consistent. Cafe style coffee on a budget in a hawker centre.

🤩 Delicious seafood soup with rice (S$5). Value for money and generous portion. Seems like most of their customers are the elderly.

The seafood soup contains a few fresh prawns, sliced fish, clams, minced pork, bitter gourd, vege, seaweed. Delicious flavourful soup without feeling thirsty after. I have eaten this a few times. Recommended 👍.

📍Location:
New Market Seafood Soup & Porridge (02-28)
Chinatown Complex Food Centre
335 Smith Street
Singapore 050335

1 Like
ADVERTISE WITH US