Planning a trip to Singapore? Be sure to add Geylang to your itinerary – it’s one of the best places in the city for food!
There’s no doubt that Geylang is a food haven. With its eclectic mix of Malay, Indian, and Chinese cuisine, there’s something for everyone. Here are some of the best Geylang food and restaurants you shouldn’t miss:
1. Penang Seafood Restaurant
Head to Penang Seafood Restaurant for some of the best Assam Laksa and Char Kway Teow in Singapore. Their lashing spice will have your taste buds going wild, while the smoky, moreish wok hei makes them a perfect pick when you’re looking for authentic Malaysian food!
Location: 32 Aljunied Rd, Singapore 389817
Opening Hours: Daily 11AM–12AM
2. Jalan Sultan Prawn Mee 惹蘭蘇丹蝦麺
Jalan Sultan Prawn Mee has an amazing 70 years worth of history. It’s also in Singapore Michelin Guide with a “Michelin Plate” and they offer both soup or dry noodles which come complete with their signature chili to add spice if needed!
The basic bowl starts at $6. Make sure to try either King Size Prawn Pork Rib Noodle ($8)or the Pig Thai Pork Ribs Soup.
Location: 2 Jln. Ayer, Singapore 389141
Opening Hours: 8AM–3:30PM, Closed on Tuesdays
3. Sik Bao Sin
If you are looking for some traditional Cantonese cuisine, head on over to Sik Bao Sin. The restaurant only has 13 items, all crafted with culinary expertise! Try their famous Steamed Fish Head served with an ample helping of fermented bean paste and lard or Tofu Prawns. Make sure to come early. There’s always a queue outside.
Location: 592 Geylang Rd, Lor 34 Geylang, Singapore 389531
Opening Hours: 11:45AM–2:30PM and 5:45–9:30PM, Closed on Mondays
4. The Skewer Bar
The Skewer Bar is a local favourite with an extensive menu that includes items like Teriyaki Unagi and Bacon Wrapped Quail Egg. Their non skewered dishes are just as good! The Grilled Eggplant with TSB Signature Sauce is also a must-try. The place is jam-packed every day so be sure to visit early.
Location: 2 Lor 25 Geylang, Singapore 388287
Opening Hours: Daily 5PM–12AM
5. Knock Knock Café
Great atmosphere and excellent service from the staff! This place is very beautiful, perfect for catching up with friends if you enjoy looking at pretty things. We recommend you try Umami “Laksa” Seafood Pasta, “Lup Cheong” & Bacon Carbonara, Crispy Buttermilk Chicken Burger, and Otak-Otak Burger.
Location: 101 Geylang Rd, Singapore 389211
Opening Hours: 12–10PM on Weekdays, 10AM–10PM on Saturdays, 10AM–9PM on Sundays
That’s just a taste of the best Geylang food and restaurants you can find in Singapore. Be sure to explore and find your own favorites!
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