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Maxwell Road Hawker Centre

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As featured in Best Food in Singapore
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1 Kadayanallur Street, Singapore 069184, Singapore
+65 9790 2826
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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39 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a very spacious place and the lime and sugarcane drink is awesome. Very tidy and hygienic place with separated trays for halal and haram food.

Thank DeahGhosh
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Over here where you can find some if the most powerful hawkers in the area. From Fried Kuat Teow to chicken rice, to pratas... remember to get your Sugar Cane with Lime drink! Sure to bring the heat down.

Thank Hari_09
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food court is clean and spacious. Separated tray and cutlery for halal /non halal food. Many of food choices including nasi padang. Reasonable price.

Thank diprim99
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

plenty of singaporean and other asian dishes at really cheap prices. if there's a line then it's generally worth waiting for. if you're vegetarian it's a little harder as even if it's vegetables it may be cooked in oyster sauce or pork lard. make sure to have cash as they are small stalls and don't take card.

Thank kristyrebecca
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I came here to eat fot lunch! Great to try the carrot cake or/and the hainanese chicken... around lunchtime it can get really busy , so try to avoid the busy hours.

Thank Edward S
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Opposite the tooth relic temple we visited here for a quick bite. Nothing quick about it though as there was so much to choose from! A meal will set you back only $3-5, with blended ice drinks about $3. There are local dishes (dried carrot cake, Peranakin dishes etc), as well as other Asian cuisines. For the money, I'd recommend... More 

Thank pjcot1
London, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great place to eat any time of day, night or early hours of the morning... can get very busy peak hours (meal times) great veriety of Asia food from all over the region plus some western fast food thrown in for those not so adventurous.. food is good quality local, great tastes.. a must place to check out if visiting... More 

Thank Stephen L
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A bustling & clean hawker centre with a huge range of local food to choose from. Grab a seat as soon as you can find one & take it in turns to go & explore the food options - or leave a packet of tissues or hat on the seat to indicate it's being used. The stalls with the longest... More 

1 Thank Lisa68_C
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good honest food for a fraction of the price you'd pay in a restaurant. Singapore has as many food courts as much people from different backgrounds live there but i found this one particulary european friendly. p.s. don't fall for the carrot cake... :)

1 Thank blueberrybeaver
Sydney, Australia
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here to eat for lunch. They have delicious hainanese chicken rice in this hawker centre. All the food and drinks in this hawker centre is cheap. So it's a good place to eat and drink.

1 Thank Hilsybilsy

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
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Chinese, Indian, Fast food, Asian, Thai, Indonesian, Taiwanese, Singaporean, Malaysian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Kadayanallur Street, Singapore 069184, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +65 9790 2826

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Chinatown is a classic combination of colourful sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill. There you’ll mingle with Singapore’s multicultural residents at the modern bars and restaurants dotting the bustling streets. An afternoon in and around Chinatown will leave you culturally enlightened, well fed, and loaded with souvenirs. In the evening, reward yourself with a well-deserved cocktail as the locals come out to play.
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