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Singapore Joo Chiat Food Walk

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  • Average4%
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18 May 2016
“Wonderfully interesting and delicious experience!”
11 Mar 2016
“Childhood place with lots of good food”
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200 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427471 | Betel Box Hostel, Singapore 427471, Singapore
Joo Chiat
+65 6247 7340
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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful experience during this walking food tour. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable, interesting and patient with our numerous questions. The food tour offered a wide array of options which were delicious and diverse. I would highly recommend this...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Irina Y
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Joo Chiat is a place that I have grew up before I was married with family and children, but still whenever I have the time I would go there by myself or with my family to have a hearty meal. Knowing the place inside out,...More

Date of experience: April 2015
3  Thank Erik2938
Reviewed 29 January 2016

The Joo Chiat Food Walk was a wonderful way to learn about Singapore as well as try a great deal of delicious food. The tourguide is friendly, funny, and full of facts about interesting facts about Singaporean life. After walking through Joo Chiat and watching...More

Date of experience: January 2016
3  Thank An0nym0us008
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Whether you live in Singapore or just spending some time here as a tourist, this tour is an absolute must! Joo Chiat/Katong is an incredibly interesting area & after going on this tour, you will not only learn about this fascinating area but will be...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

I would strongly recommend doing this at the beginning of your stay in Singapore! Not only do you get to sample a LOT of amazing food, but Tony is also incredibly knowledgeable about the history and development of Singapore, and he is really passionate about...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank 849fleurb
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We are two couples on our first night in Singapore and met up with Tony and other tour group members (4 more couples) at the Betel Box hostel. Having never been to Singapore before, this was a great way to get up to speed on...More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank jimharris100
Reviewed 20 August 2015

What a night! We met Tony at the Betel Box hostel ( which looked excellent ) and our group of 13 started out on our tour of the Joo Chiat neighbourhood. During the approximately 7 hours we sat down to eat in 2 different restaurants...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank OomooAba
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I always heard about Singapore being a wonderful place to visit and being there a couple of times over the years; it was nice to still be able to find a hidden gem- Joo Chiat Food Walk. It was great to know the history and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Angela C
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Reading the reviews made me want to try this and I'm glad I did. Tony was personable, articulate, knowledgeable and passionate about Singapore, it's history, culture, people and especially the food. Our night walk started about 7pm and finished up about 12:30-1am. It was a...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank ZoeFromPA
Reviewed 27 May 2015

WOW, We have just come home from spending 7 nights in Singapore. We did all the usual touristy things which were great fun and on our final night we completed the Joo Chiat Foodie Walk hosted by Tony Tan from Betel Box. It was so...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank MeaghanJC
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Joo Chiat
The Joo Chiat area is the traditional home of
Peranakan culture in Singapore, an ethnic group
descending from the blending of Chinese and Malay
families in the 15th century. The neighbourhood is
packed with colourful shops, local characters, and
quiet charm. The main streets overflow with diners
enjoying katong laksa, the signature Peranakan spicy
noodle soup. Signs of youthful entrepreneurship are
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Odessa A
12 April 2016|
Response from BetelBox | Property representative |
Hi Odessa A, Thank you for your interest in our tours. The Joo Chiat / Katong Food Walk tour is S$80 per person. It is a 6 hours tour; starting at 1830hrs on Thursdays. Transfers are not included. Alternatively, we do... More