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Tiong Shian Porridge Centre

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265 New Bridge Road Ann Kway Building, Singapore 088745, Singapore
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08:00 - 04:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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144 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I was informed this place is very famous for its frog legs congee and it's fish noodles . We opted for fish slices rice noodles that came in a large clay pot. Large at SGD9 The thick rice noodles akin to spaghetti but white in colour and made of rice was soft and springy. There were some vegetables and fish... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This place is very local in the heart of Chinatown, order the porridge with shredded chicken! Also suggest grabbing some roast pork from next door with fried rice.

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Thank Daniel Z
Rayong, Thailand
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941 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 371 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

I was a bit dubious when my Singaporean host suggested we head into Chinatown to have frog rice porridge for dinner. But I was pleasantly surprised. We order two different types of frog, Schechuan which was in a hot pot with dried chills and spices, and another one with ginger and sliced spring onions. The hot pots came with bowls... More 

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Bangkok
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

It's my first time to try frog porridge!!! cannot explain my feeling it's delicious though. But first I just don't know how to eat it.

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Thank noranekobus
Singapore, Singapore
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Not feeling well lately. The porridge here always brings a form of comfort to me whether as a late night supper or simply delicious comforting "sick" person food. Love their thick porridge that comes with different options for different moods.

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Thank Regina Elon H
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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48 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Two weeks ago, went there for supper after musical at the esplanade, Had century egg porridge and crispy pork intestines. Really good, late night comfort food. Light for the tummy and pocket. Most important, so tasty and not so much of msg. Very good. Thank you

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Located at Chinatown, very near MRT station and open to 4AM make it suitable to people who want to discover nightlife of Singapore. The frog porridge is good and has many choices of flavour, however I feel them less surprise when tasting. Interestingly, the kumquat juice or kind like that was very good and cheap. I bought more to drink... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I wasn't expecting this much bone on slide of fish in my porridge. It made so hard to eat. Every time I want to eat those slides of fish I needed my hand dirty to pulled at least 6-7 bones out. It shouldn't be like this. The porridge itself was quite good. I may try chicken one next time. Hope... More 

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Singapore River, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Just wanted to had some porridge after days of heavy meal. This Resturant serve Cantonese porridge at local price. It is very popular for local therefore it may take a while to get a seat

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Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Porridge is nice but surprisingly its Hor Fun is even nicer. Throughout the dinner, could see every table would order hor fun. Service is pretty fast too. Not bad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 04:00
Monday
08:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 04:00
Thursday
08:00 - 04:00
Friday
08:00 - 04:00
Saturday
08:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 New Bridge Road Ann Kway Building, Singapore 088745, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Chinatown
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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