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Tian Tian Hainanese Chicken Rice

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Chinatown
Chinese, Fast food, Asian, Singaporean
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#01-10 Maxwell Food Centre, Singapore 069120, Singapore
+65 9691 4852
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11:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 20:00
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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'd heard about this stand at this Hawker stand at the Maxwell Food Centre from a Singaporean friend. I wasn't disappointed. I went a few times during my stay and my particular favourite was soy sauce chicken rice. and the cost - just 3 Sing dollars. Fantastic value.

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Thank BMason21a
Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not the best Hainanese Chicken but pretty darn close. The chicken was both tender and moist, the best part of the meal was the rice. Never had chicken oil rice so flavorful, this place is worth a try. Don't expect good service and you'll have to wait in line before ordering. But for the money and taste, this meal was... More 

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Thank bizzyhuppy
Semarang
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Long queue but worth the wait. The portion is enough for 1 person, and the taste is so awesome! Price is still okay. Definitely will come back

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Thank Renata W
Jakarta , Indonesia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Have to queue about 25mins but thats totally okay, tasty and reasonable price. Sucullent chicken meat and fragrant rice. Worth the value !

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Thank kevinsetiawan2015
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

As someone who grew up in Singapore, chicken rice is my favourite dish EVER. So of course I had to try it from the stall that gained its fame from both Gordon Ramsay and Anthony Bourdain! Unfortunately, I was severely disappointed. The chicken wasn't tender and the rice didn't taste consistent, even from the same plate (some parts with sauce,... More 

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Thank smicklepickle
Hong Kong, China
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Read from the internet it is one the best Hainan chicken in Singapore. Didn't have me disappointed at all. Up the standard and its just 6 SGD. Best Hainan Chicken I have ever had. Can't even find any comparables in Hong Kong.

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Thank lcw616
Los Angeles, California
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519 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was good and some of the pieces was great while some of the pieces were just ok. The red sauce made the chicken more flavorful. I was little bit disappointed with the rice to be honest - it wasn't that flavorful and texture was just ok. Nevertheless I'm still glad I tried it.

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Thank itsxjackie
Singapore River, Singapore
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On some days the chicken is done to a tender perfection, on other days it comes out a little bloody. Lacking Quality Control

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Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried the Chicken Rice for which this place is famous but couldn't really tell the difference between their version and many others, always served with plain, tasteless rice. Also we are not fond of the fatty boiled chicken skin that comes with it.

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Thank Marianne G
Hong Kong, China
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114 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Way over rated, unfriendly, dry, way to fatty chicken, sauce was bland and so was the rice. So happy I isn't have to wait more then 10 minutes in line.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Chinese, Fast food, Asian, Singaporean
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #01-10 Maxwell Food Centre, Singapore 069120, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +65 9691 4852
Description
Celebrity chef and host Anthony Bourdain once said that the rice here is so good that you can eat it on its own. One of the most famous Hainanese chicken rice stalls in Singapore, Tian Tian Hainanese Chicken Rice is located in the Maxwell Food Centre, with long queues forming in front of the stall every day.

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