The ultimate food crawl awaits
In case you didn’t know, Singapore holds the key to all your gastronomical dreams. This small, yet vibrant, city is filled to the brim with amazing food adventures just waiting to be discovered – and with the Singapore Travel Card, you can do just that! Not only will you get discounts to some top-notch restaurants, but you can also use the card to conveniently access Singapore’s train system!
What is a Singapore Travel Card?
Go cashless with Klook’s Singapore Travel Card! With this on hand, you can simply tap and go through Singapore’s public transportation systems, on the bus or the MRT stations! All you need to do is preload or top up the card at selected top up locations, and you’re good to go!
Here’s the Singapore MRT Map for reference:
And as if that isn’t already so convenient, this stored-value card can also be used to make payments in food courts, convenient stores, and as well as selected hawker centres, too! And if you happen to drop by Sentosa, you can get a 10% discount on your bill on selected restaurants – only with Klook’s Singapore Travel Card!
Now that you’re familiar with how you can use the card to travel throughout the city, we’re listing down all the must-eat locations for you to try!
1. Chinatown Food Street
Think Satay, Chicken Rice, Char Kway Teow – everything you could ever crave for – all in one place. Chinatown Food Street doesn’t kid when it comes to food, so be sure you’re wearing loose pants before you step foot in this hawker centre!
Address: Chinatown Food Street, Smith Street, Singapore 058938
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 11AM to 11PM
How to get there: Take Exit A from the Chinatown MRT station and walk 3 minutes towards Chinatown Food Street
2. Original Katong Laksa Since 1950s
Laksa lovers, rejoice! This is the laksa place you cannot skip out on. Sure, there isn’t a block in Singapore that doesn’t serve laksa, but if you can get a seat to try the original Katong Laksa – why not, right?
Klook Promo: Janggut Laksa (Regular Bowl) for Php 175; Janggut Laksa (Large Bowl) for Php 272
Address: 331 Upper Paya Lebar Rd, Singapore 534949
Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday to Sunday: 10AM to 9:30PM, Tuesday 10AM to 10PM
How to get there: Take Exit B from the Bartley MRT Station and walk for 10 minutes towards The Original Katong Laksa.
3. Central Perk
Fans of F.R.I.E.N.D.S. are in for a treat! The first and only licensed Central Perk cafe in Asia is located in Chinatown, and you can actually reimagine your favorite scenes in their favorite coffee shop. It’s so similar that the only thing missing is Phoebe singing “Smelly Cat” live!
Address: 1 Magazine Rd, Central Mall #01-01, 059567
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 11AM to 11PM
How to get there: Take Exit C from Chinatown MRT Station and walk 10 minutes towards Central Perk.
1. Ya Kun Kaya Toast
What diet? Sure kaya toast is sinful, but the real sin is skipping out on this classic Singaporean breakfast! Paired with soft boiled eggs and a cup of coffee or tea – our mouths are watering just thinking about it!
Address: 6 Eu Tong Sen Street, The Central, #01-31, Singapore 059817
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 7:30AM to 10:00PM
How to get there: Take Exit E from the Clark Quay MRT Station and walk 4 minutes northeast to the 1st Floor of The Central towards Ya Kun Kaya Toast
Ya Kun Kaya Toast Klook promo can be redeemed at the following outlets: Beach Road, Bugis Junction, Clarke Quay Central, Far East Plaza, HarbourFront Centre, Hong Leong Building, IMM, ION Orchard, JEM, Raffles City Shopping Centre, Suntec City Tower 3, Marina One, Marina Square, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, One Raffles Place, Orchard Central, Paragon, Tangs and Waterway Point
2. 8 Korean BBQ
Let’s be real – us Filipinos consume Korean BBQ like our lives depended on it. So if you’re craving for premium samgyupsal – 8 Korean BBQ is a top-notch choice!
Address: 6 Eu Tong Sen Street; #02-79/90 The Central, Singapore 059817
Opening hours: Monday to Friday – 11:30AM to 2:30PM, 5:30PM to 10:30PM; Saturday to Sunday – 11:30AM to 10:30PM
How to get there: Take Exit E/F/G from Clark Quay MRT Station and walk 2 minutes towards 8 Korean BBQ
1. No Signboard Seafood
Can you even call it a trip to Singapore without a Chili Crab meal?
Both locals and tourists can agree that you can find the best Chili Crab over at No Signboard Seafood, and we couldn’t agree more! Trust us, one bite of their Chili Crab, White Pepper Crab or Deep Fried Butter Lobster will have you dreaming of your next meal!
Address: 6 Eu Tong Sen Street #04-63 The Central @ Clarke Quay Singapore 059817
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday: 11:30AM to 2:30PM, 5:30PM to 10:30PM
How to get there: Take Exit E from the Clarke Quay Exit and walk towards Central Outlet and head to Level 4, #04-63
2. DC Comics Super Heroes Cafe
We now know what superheros eat for breakfast, lunch, and dinner! Perfect for both the kids and the kids at heart, DC Comics’ Super Heroes Cafe will surely give you all the strength you need for the day!
Address: 2 Bayfront Avenue @ The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands #01-03/03/05, Singapore 018972
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 11:30AM to 10:00PM
How to get there: From Exit C of Bayfront MRT Station, walk towards The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands for around 8 minutes
You scream and I scream for coconut ice cream! There’s no better way to cool off from Singapore’s temperate weather than with ice cream – in a coconut shell no less!
Address: 1 Esplanade Drive #01-K7, Esplanade, By The Bay
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 11:30AM to 10:00PM
How to get there: From Exit C of City Hall MRT Station, walk about 6 minutes towards the Co+Nut+Ink stall.
The Co+Nut+Ink Klook promo can be redeemed at the following outlets: Sentosa-Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa-Palawan Beach walk, Sentosa-Siloso Road, Esplanade, and Orchard.
1. Roost in Orchard Road
If we can have chicken rice all day, everyday – we would! This Singaporean dish is popular for a reason, and Roost at Orchard Road can show you why. Whether you choose braised, poached, or sous vide chicken, you’ll definitely leave wanting for more!
Klook promo: Yin Yang Chicken Rice Set for Php 638; Chicken Laksa Set for Php 536
Address: 176 Orchard Road, B1-17/18/19 The Centrepoint, Singapore 238843
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday: 11:00AM to 9:00PM
How to get there: Take Exit B from the Somerset MRT and walk for 3 minutes towards Centrepoint.
2. Tiong Bahru Bakery
Tiong Bahru is the number one stop for all your pastry cravings! With croissants that rival those of Paris, with a steaming cup of coffee on the side, your mornings in Singapore are about to get even better!
Address: 310 Orchard Road #01-16B TANGS Orchard, Singapore 238864
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 8:00AM to 10:00PM; Sunday: 8:00AM to 9:00PM
How to get there: Take Exit A from Orchard MRT Station and walk towards TANGS Orchard for around 3 minutes.
3. Mr Bean
Escape Singapore’s heat and head on over to Orchard Road for a refreshing cup of Mr Bean’s Classic Soya Milk! With Klook’s free voucher, you can get a taste of this local favorite and discover what all the fuss is about!
Address: 435 Orchard Rd, #B1-58, Wisma Atria, Singapore 238877
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday – 7:00AM to 10:00PM; Friday to Saturday: 7:00AM to 10:30PM; Sunday: 8:00AM to 10:00PM
How to get there: Take Exit D from Orchard MRT Station and walk for 2 minutes to Wisma Atria via the underground link.
The Mr Bean Soy Milk free voucher can be redeemed by tourists at the following outlets: Wisma Atria, VivoCity, Harbourfront Centre, V Hotel Lavender, Dhoby Ghaut Xchange, Jurong East MRT Station, and JEM Mall.
1. Lau Pa Sat
Sure Lau Pa Sat is famous for its role in the novel, Crazy Rich Asians, but we can’t discredit the fact that it’s got an incredible selection of hawker food, FYI! Apart from whatever your stomach desires, this hawker centre is home to Satay Power 6, aka grilled to perfection satay that are totally unmissable!
Address: 18 Raffles Quay, Singapore 048582
Opening hours: Open 24 Hours
How to get there: Take Exit I from Raffles Place MRT Station, then walk along Robinson Road to Lau Pa Sat for 5 minutes
2. City Hot Pot
Klook’s got discounts to one of the best shabu-shabu places in town – City Hot Pot – just in case you’re craving! With seafood and beef flown all the way from Australia, this is one meal that’s sure to leave a mark on your trip to Singapore!
Address: 1 Raffles Place, #04-28 One Raffles Place, 048616
Opening hours: Monday to Friday – 11:30AM to 3:00PM, 5:30PM to 10:00PM; Saturday to Sunday – 12:00PM to 10:00PM
How to get there: Take Exit A from Raffles Place MRT Station and walk towards One Raffles Place for 2 minutes
3. Standing Sushi Bar
Standing Sushi Bar is probably the closest thing you’ll get to Japan’s authentic sushi rolls here in Singapore! Their award-winning sushi and sashimi selection is melt-in-your-mouth delicious and is sure to take you all the way to Japan with just one bite!
Address: 16 Collyer Quay, #02-02, Singapore 048622
Opening hours: Monday to Friday – 11:30AM to 9:00PM; Saturday – 11:30AM to 3:00PM; Sundays – Closed
How to get there: Take Exit A from the Raffles Place MRT Station and walk towards the Standing Sushi Bar for about 2 minutes
1. Founder Bak Kut Teh
While the Philippines has sinigang, Singapore has bak kut teh. This pork rib soup is a well-loved dish in Singapore, and Founder Bak Kut Teh in Bugis will definitely show you why. One whiff of its peppery broth will have you rushing to make an order – and you won’t regret it!
Address: 530 North Bridge Road, #01-01, Singapore 188747
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 11:00AM to 3:00AM
How to get there: Take Exit D from the Bugis MRT, and Founder Bak Kut Teh is just a minute walk away
2. Tuk Tuk Cha
The Thai milk tea craze has made its way to Singapore, and we ain’t complaining! For a refreshing cup, or two, of Thai milk tea, Tuk Tuk Cha has got a ton of options for you to choose from! Plus they have some pretty appe-thai-zing dishes, like the Tom Yum Soup, to try as well!
Address: 80 Middle Road, #M01-K1 Bugis Junction, Singapore 188966
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 10:00AM to 9:00PM
How to get there: Take Exit B from Somerset MRT Station and walk towards Middle Road to Tuk Tuk Cha for 5 minutes
3. Muugu Fork
Muugu Fork in Bugis is home to one of Singapore’s best-kept secrets: unicorn rainbow cheese dippers. And as much as we want to keep this our little secret, we also think it’s too good not to share! Pair it with hearty chicken cutlet lunch, and it’s sure to be one of your best meals yet.
Address: 142 Arab Street, Singapore 199828
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday – 12:00PM to 10:30PM; Friday to Sunday – 1:00PM to 11:30PM
How to get there: Take Exit B from Bugis MRT Station and walk towards Arab Street to Muugu Fork for about 5 minutes
Faber Peak Singapore and Sentosa
1. Dusk Restaurant and Bar
Talk about dinner with a view! With your Singapore Travel Card, you can get discounts to Dusk Restaurant and Bar plus a stunning view from Singapore’s hilltop. For tapas, steak, and cocktails, there’s no better place to go than Dusk Restaurant & Bar.
Address: Faber Peak Singapore, Level 2, 109 Mount Faber Road, Singapore 099203
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday – 4:00PM to 11:00PM; Friday to Saturday – 4:00PM to 2:00AM; Sunday – 11:00AM to 11:00PM
How to get there: Get off Mount Faber Station (service ran by One Faber Group) and walk towards Dusk Restaurant & Bar
Delicious comfort meals, and a view – that, to us, makes a 5-star restaurant! The newly opened Arbora at the Faber Peak Singapore is constantly filled with people, and there’s no wonder why! Luckily for you, with your Singapore Travel Card, you won’t have to pay full-price for a meal.
Address: 109 Mount Faber Rd, Faber Peak, Singapore 099203
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 11:00AM to 11:00PM
How to get there: Get off at Mount Faber Station (service ran by One Faber Group) and walk towards Arbora for a minute
3. Good Old Days
If there’s anything Filipinos love, it’s food. And if there’s anything we love even more than food, it’s food in the form of a buffet. Fortunately for you, the Singapore Travel Card gets you discounts to the Good Old Days, which offers daily buffets ready to serve those hungry tummies!
Address: 60 Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 098997
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday – 11:00AM to 10:00PM
How to get there: Take the Sentosa Express to Beach Station and walk towards Siloso Beach Walk to Good Old Days for about 5 minutes
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