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Fishball Story @ Golden Mile Hawker Centre

Being a hawker is not an easy job – the long hours and the heat are but some of the challenges hawkers face daily. This is why, it’s so tough to get the next generation to take over the wok. This is why, we are seeing so many foreigners being hired to cook because younger folks don’t want to. So I really truly admire Douglas from Fishball Story. He is …

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Hajah Maimunah Restaurant @ Arab Street

Hajah Maimunah Restaurant is one of the more highly acclaimed Malay restaurants in Kampong Glam offering traditional kampung-styled cuisine. It has won many hearts and has even been featured on celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain’s television show. When our Australian friend, Jayne, came to Singapore for a visit recently, we brought her here for lunch to let her have a taste of the many different types of Malay food. My favourite …

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The Ipoh Food Guide – 12 Best Street Food in Ipoh

Bean sprouts chicken, white coffee, hakka mee, assam laksa, chicken rice, satay, rojak, beancurd, cuttlefish, char kway teow, caramel custard, chendol… Ipoh is best known for its hawker fare — some of which are hard to find anywhere else. People here usually drive around for makan, walking is really impossible. Here is a guide on where to eat in Ipoh, featuring some of my personal favourites. —————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Sin Yoon Loong …

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Eastern House of Seafood Delicacy

It was a bit of an adventure to locate Eastern House of Seafood. The drive there was along a long, dimly lit road flanked by many other F&B options under the void deck. There is only one bus to here and this cze char in the HDB is up on the hill. The signboard of “Eastern House of Seafood” was small and not obvious enough on the road. They have …

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10 Must Try Food Places in Bangkok (Part 2)

Two years ago, I went to Bangkok and wrote a blogpost on “10 Must Try Food Places in Bangkok“. YC, my Singaporean friend who has moved to Thailand more than 20 years ago, offered to bring me around and introduced some really good Thai food that are hot favourites among locals. Thank you for all your interest, that blog post has garnered more than 1 million views so far and …

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