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Old Airport Rd Food Centre

#146 of 7,671 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
Chinese, Malaysian, Singaporean
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Block 51, Old Airport Rd | Geylang, Singapore, Singapore
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  • 86
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  • 31
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Still one of the better hawker centres

Though quality of some stalls have dipped, its still one of the better hawker centres to go for food. Many popular stalls that locals go to are still there, like the Fried Kway Tiao, Fried Oyster, Lor Mee, Steam Fish, Traditional Cookie stall, rojak stall, prawn mee stall, wanton mee stall and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
Melvin Y
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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198 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Though quality of some stalls have dipped, its still one of the better hawker centres to go for food. Many popular stalls that locals go to are still there, like the Fried Kway Tiao, Fried Oyster, Lor Mee, Steam Fish, Traditional Cookie stall, rojak stall, prawn mee stall, wanton mee stall and claypot stall are still the same cooks. A... More 

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Portland
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177 reviews 177 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Crowded with locals my native friend took me here to try various items on my food list. Difficult to negotiate if you don't speak Chinese but the food was plentiful and cheap nothing earth shattering and likely not healthy. But I would go back. Tip. Bring your own toilet paper as they do not exist in these stalls.

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Used to love this place but even the locals seem to be deserting it. Not busy during evening dinner hour last sat. (Feb 14). Food quality down and prices up. I don't think it's worth the hike out there anymore. If you want that suburban all Singapore experience try Serangoon Gardens Food Center (Chomp Chomp).

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Port Douglas
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26 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Well worth the taxi drive into the Suburbs to find a local haunt, not frequented by tourists and selling great food at local prices. We had been to the Mud Crab specialists stall on past visits and this occasion was as memorable as those previous. The Chilli Mud crab and the White pepper mud crab were cooked to perfection. The... More 

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Jakarta
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75 reviews 75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This is it. Singapore in a nutshell. They have a complete variety of all sorts of food you're looking for. Why travel far when you have it all at a neighborhood food center?

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Vientiane, Laos
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71 reviews 71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

It a must try for this hawker that is located near to Mountbatten MRT and walking distance to this hawker. There are too many nice food in this hawker, cha kway tiao, fried carrot cake, satay, bbq chicken wing, soya bean curd......etc. Too many to mention, highly recommended if you are look for great hawker food.

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Manila, Philippines
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We went there for the experience. I ordered prawn noodles while hubby got the pork ribs noodles from Albert's Noodles (not sure if I got the name right) and it did not disappoint. The food was really good.

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Hong Kong, China
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

The food centre/ court has a good variety of food/ drinks. Would be good if you have few people to share more dishes. Location: taxi at SGN10 (one way) to get there from City Halls areas Food quality: Not bad; but you have to like the local style to enjoy. Sitting: lots of sitting in both outdoor/ indoor. Took outdoor,... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This place had great food, great prices, and if you sit out over-looking the road there was a lovely breeze as well. We ate their 8 times and I had a different meal every time, wonderful, wonderful stuff.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Thise place offers a wide range of choices and all are so cheap. Been here for like 5x and i can come back over and over again without getting bored of the food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Block 51, Old Airport Rd | Geylang, Singapore, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Malaysian, Singaporean

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