Tag: Alexandra Village Food Centre


Xiang Jiang Soya Sauce Chicken - Hong Kong Restaurant Quality Noodles & Dumplings, At Alexandra Village Food Centre

After Hawker Chan’s Liao Fan Hong Kong Soya Sauce Chicken Rice and Noodle won the Michelin star, I felt that there was somewhat a renewed interest in the dish. While many of the known places are located in the Chinatown area (eg Chiew Kee Noodle House, Original Chew Kee Eating House, Hai Kee Brothers, Maria Virgin Chicken), Xiang Jiang Soya Sauce Chicken 香江豉油鸡 at Alexandra is a worthy contender for one of the best Soya Sauce Chicken in Singapore. It is listed within the Michelin Guide with a “Michelin Plate”, though I think it does deserve a Bib Gourmand.......

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Tiong Bahru Lien Fa Shui Jing Pau – Perhaps The Last Crystal Dumpling Stall Standing In Singapore, At Alexandra Village Food Centre

Tiong Bahru Lien Fa Shui Jing Pau – Perhaps The Last Crystal Dumpling Stall Standing In Singapore, At Alexandra Village Food Centre

I do miss the good-old Tiong Bahru Food Centre, you know, that era even BEFORE the move. That was when I would persuade my ah-ma to get some hot, steaming, fresh Crystal Dumplings (Shui Jing Bao) 水晶包. I loved that more than its ‘cousin’ of Soon Kway 笋粿 that...

April 10, 2019
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Leon Kee Claypot Pork Rib Soup - Malaysian Style Claypot Bak Kut Teh At Alexandra Village Food Centre, With Michelin Recommendation

Leon Kee Claypot Pork Rib Soup – Malaysian Style Claypot Bak Kut Teh At Alexandra Village Food Centre, With Michelin Recommendation

There are basically three main types of Bak Kut Teh (pork rib soup) that can be found in Singapore. The Teochew style which is lighter with more pepper and garlic – probably most commonly found here; the Cantonese with stronger flavoured soup and herbal taste; and the Hokkien with...

April 05, 2019
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Hong Kong Yummy Soup 香港靚湯 - Comforting Cantonese Soups From $3.50, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

Hong Kong Yummy Soup 香港靚湯 – Comforting Cantonese Soups From $3.50, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

There is always a moderately long queue for this Cantonese Soup stall at Alexandra Village Food Centre, all for comforting, nutritious soups at inexpensive prices. For $3.50, you can get a rather filling meal. Hong Kong Yummy Soup 香港靚湯 was recently awarded the Michelin Bib Gourmand in Singapore. A...

August 04, 2018
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