Maxwell Road Food Centre

Chinese cuisine reigns supreme

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What we say: 3.5 stars

Chinese cuisine reigns supreme at this hectic hawker centre between the business district and Chinatown.

Chinese cuisine reigns supreme at this hectic hawker centre between the business district and Chinatown.

Many people say that Singapore's best chicken rice — practically the national dish — comes from Tian Tian Chicken Rice stall and it'll only set you back $3. Other popular dishes include oyster omelettes, congee (rice porridge), fish ball noodles, char siew barbecue pork, dim sum, fried bananas, and a few international offerings like Thai curries and Japanese food.

For a guaranteed great meal look for the stalls with the longest queue and join the line — it'll definitely be worth the wait. Come at lunch for the biggest selection.

Contact details
Corner of Maxwell & Neil Rds
Open: Generally something will be open from 06:00-21:00
About the author
Tanya Procyshyn is a Singapore-based freelance writer and photographer. With a passion for unusual destinations, she has camped alongside Komodo dragons and shook hands with soldiers in North Korea. She blogs at www.idreamofdurian.com.

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