Rong Xing Yong Tau Foo: At first there was One, now there are Two!
Yong Tau Foo Soup: Younger Sister If you love Yong Tau Foo and work around the Tanjong Pagar area, you would probably have visited Rong Xing Yong Tau Foo. I first blogged about them back in 2007 and at that time you need to line up take a queue number and wait for your hot […]
Homebaked Dough: $5.50 Ramen plus our latest Hawker Hunks
Stall Closed! Ramen Soup $5.50 I have always wondered why a bowl of Ramen costs $15 while a bowl of Bak Chor Mee soup costs $3. Well, the long and short of it is, we’ve been had. Yes, hoodwinked, taken for a ride, kena ketoked, pian gao gong gong. Don’t believe me? Go down to […]
Rolina Curry Puffs: What did Grandpa and Grandma do after they ran away together?
Congratulations to Rolina Curry Puffs (@Tanjong Pagar Plaza Food Centre) for making the 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand Selection list! Here’s a little story that will put a smile on your face. See the couple in the photo? They are Mr and Mrs Tham who run this little stall in Serangoon Gardens Food Centre called Rolina. […]
Annie’s Peanut Ice Kachang: The Original Peanut Ice Kachang?
Do you think that Ice Kachang is the quintessential Singaporean Dessert? When you think of a typical Singaporean dessert, does Ice Kachang immediately come to mind? I think it is, even though I seldom order Ice Kachang nowadays, preferring Cheng Tng or Tau Suan. But if you should ask me to draw a Singaporean dessert, […]
Tanjong Pagar Fried Kway Teow: Should the Kway Teow be thick or thin?
With AlecEe, Kat, zanzoo, iwatch_ueat, liverpool, pk and smart The review of this Char Kway Teow is mixed. I thought that it was very good, but others in our group thought it was good but not that good. However, being a 30 year old stall, I am sure that they will have their regular supporters. […]
Rong Xing Cooked Food Stall: Take a Queue Number and Relak one Corner!
With AlecEE, Kat, iwatch_ueat, pk, smart and zanzoo One sure way of making your stall stand out from the rest is to install a queuing system. We Singaporeans just love a queue. Well, we don’t actually love TO queue, but we love how the queue is such a reassurance that we are not going to […]
This stall is closed With AlecEe, Kathleen, smart, pk, iwatch_ueat, liverpool and zanzoo It’s interesting to observe how our hawkers are evolving. If you think that the typical hawker is your dialect speaking, internet unsavvy, middle aged Auntie/Uncle, then think again. There is a new generation of young and hip hawkers that will transform the […]