Articles Tagged ‘“Local Cuisine”’

Must-Try Singapore Dishes

Must-Try Singapore Dishes March 22, 2012 | Food | Read More
One of the joys of travelling is trying out the local cuisine, and Singapore is rightly famous for its food. The city’s mix of ethnic cultures makes for a varied culinary landscape, so have fun checking out some of our picks of the must-try local dishes of Singapore. Chilli Crab Fresh Sri Lankan crabs...

Wet Markets of Singapore

Wet Markets of Singapore February 28, 2012 | Food | Read More
For an authentic shopping experience away from the organised calm of the air-conditioned malls, head down to a local wet market to take in the sights and sounds of local Singapore. Named because of the vast quantities of melting ice, and the constant washing-down of the fish and meat stalls, the wet...

Best Cheap Eats in Singapore

Best Cheap Eats in Singapore November 28, 2011 | Food | Read More
Singapore is not a cheap city by anyone’s standards. But for a city obsessed with designer brands and celebrity chefs, it is surprisingly easy to find cheap places to eat. For the most authentic culinary experience, all visitors should be sure to enjoy a meal in a local hawker centre at least once....

Best Neighbourhoods for the Foodie in Singapore

Best Neighbourhoods for the Foodie in Singapore November 22, 2011 | Food | Read More
Singapore is a food-obsessed nation so you won’t have to travel far to come across food stalls and restaurants selling all manner of delicious delicacies. However, there are a few standout areas within the city that you shouldn’t miss if you are dedicated to tantalising your tastebuds. Little India...

Where to take out of town guests for dinner in Singapore

Where to take out of town guests for dinner in Singapore October 19, 2011 | Food | Read More
Singapore is renowned for its diverse food scene and so out of town visitors are spoiled for choice when it comes to enjoying dinner here. A great experience for first-time visitors to Singapore is to visit a hawker centre. Singapore’s version of street food sees several food stalls all housed under...

Best Sandwich in Singapore

Best Sandwich in Singapore September 28, 2011 | Food | Read More
Being an Asian city, lunch time treats in Singapore tend to be focussed around noodles, dumplings, soups and curries rather than the humble sandwich. You can find the odd sandwich shop, particularly in the financial district, where the large concentration of western foreigners make it worth their while,...

Late Night Dining in Singapore

Late Night Dining in Singapore September 26, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
There are plenty of late-night dining options available in Singapore, so if you find yourself arriving on a middle of the night flight, or stumbling out of a club in the early hours of the morning, you don’t need to worry about going hungry. Clarke Quay is Singapore’s late night playground and so...

Hot New Restaurants in Singapore

Hot New Restaurants in Singapore September 12, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
Wok and Barrel Once famed for its less-than-salubrious ‘karaoke bars’, the Duxton Hill enclave is currently undergoing a transformation that is seeing the flashing neon lights extinguished, and funky little restaurants appearing in their shadows. One such establishment is the Wok and Barrel, a minimalist...

An interview with food blogger Dr Leslie Tay

An interview with food blogger Dr Leslie Tay August 31, 2011 | Food | Read More
Dr Leslie Tay is the author of Singapore’s most read food blog – the award-winning ieatshootipost.sg His blog focuses on tracking down the best Singapore food, in particular local food stalls, and includes some of the most mouth-watering photographs to grace the web. It attracts over 500,000 hits...

Al Fresco Dining in Singapore

Al Fresco Dining in Singapore August 25, 2011 | Food | Read More
Singapore’s tropical climate with guaranteed warm evenings is perfect for alfresco dining under the stars throughout the year. Whether you choose a rooftop, riverside or garden setting, there is plenty of choice if you’re looking to escape the harsh air conditioning that Singapore is so famous for. Waterside...