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A Peranakan Restaurant My Late Granny Would Approve

You haven’t tasted Peranakan cuisine if you haven’t eaten at Straits Chinese restaurant.
Most Baba, Bibiks or Nyonyas in Singapore avoid Peranakan restaurants. And for good reason. 564 more words


Ivin's Peranakan Restaurant @ Binjai Park, Singapore

Tucked away in this row of shophouses in the Binjai Park residential area, Ivin’s has been here since as far back as I can remember. Other than the signboard, the rest of the restaurant seems to have remained the same over the past 20 years. 241 more words


PeraMakan @ Katong - a Peranakan Restaurant for a "Good Makan"

The Malay term “Peranakan” means “locally born”. However, today “Peranakan” in Singapore generally refers to people of mixed heritage descended from the 15th century immigrant Chinese traders who married local Malay/Indonesian women. 437 more words

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Pai Tee

Day 19: Pai Tee

I was told that making these little delicious cups of kuih is no easy task. As such, I love to have my dose of these Nyonya Pai Tee at The Chicken Rice Shop. 54 more words


Kari Kapitan (Nyonya Chicken Curry Kapitan)

This Malaysian Classic was my late father’s favourite curry and with good reason, it is simply delectable!

The überkind of Nyonya cuisine, Kari Kapitan is the prefect confluence of traditional Malay and Chinese flavours. 600 more words


Assam Pedas Pomfret

You know those evenings you just wanted to be COMFORTED?

I had one of those evenings last week where I wanted to curl up with my duvet + reruns of… 288 more words


What Not to Eat: Worst Nyonya Restaurant

Just got back from one of the worst meals in a long time.

Being Fasting month here in Malaysia, everywhere and I mean everywhere is always perpetually jammed especially at peak hours and the MRT construction works don’t help either. 393 more words

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