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No Signboard Seafood

414 Geylang, Singapore 389392, Singapore (Geylang)
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Ranked #643 of 7,187 restaurants in Singapore
Cuisines: Chinese
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Geylang
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  • English first
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  • Indonesian first
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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Visited the original branch in Geylang. Made reservations from hotel at 830pm on Tuesday night. Upon arrival at 830pm, the maître d' didn't care a bit we had a reservation. He was scrambling to find us (a party of 3) a table. Was going to put us next to the driveway of the restaurant where the in-house valet parks cars... More

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Seremban, Malaysia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Personally feel that it's a little too pricey. Be ready to spend at least sgd80 per person as the dishes are not cheap. However, food was good but can be better. Service was okay, toilets were acceptable. Mainly flocked by tourists (explains why it's pricey). Locals will tell you there're other places which serves better chilli crab at a lower... More

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Hong Kong, China
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is bound to be debatable but I believe the Geylang No Signboard chilli crabs is still the best chilli crabs I've had in Singapore and indeed anywhere else. The first time I tried this was in 2011 and have gone back in August 2013 while on a business trip. We were worried whether it was still as good as... More

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Shanghai, China
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

They do the best chili crab in town. Try the flavor of the egg-based sauce with the fried mantou it's awesome. I have been to 3 No signboard - one on riverside, one at Clarky Guay and another one like a big street vendor restaurant. All good!

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Sydney
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

We chose this restaurant at geylang to taste the famous chilli crab as recommended as the 'local' experience, rather than the 'international.' Our taxi driver explained there were 2 restaurants in singapore. The local restaurant would be more spicy whereas the international would adjust for the weak tourists! Both myself and my husband love out food hot so the choice... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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72 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We wanted to try this out after hearing so much about it. We showed about around 7:30pm and did not have to wait for a table, though I think we got one of the last ones available. The service was initially good, drink orders taken fast, then a bit pressured to order food. We ordered salted egg crab, pepper prawns,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We waited an hour for a table, fair enough, but the service was poor, rice came, then one meal 20 min later, then after 3 requests next meal, about 30 minutes later. Food was delicious, we had the chili crab, pepper crab, small fried rice, bottle of water, one tiger beer. The 2 crab were $65 ea. the bill totalled... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We went to the Esplanade outlet, just for the record. The food is good. The price is bit steep at S$200+ for a peppered crab, a steamed fish, a veggy dish and fried rice. The services are par for an average chinese restaurant.

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Melbourne
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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Good flavours, plentiful food Not sure about the bullfrogs in the tanks Service average Noisy when crowded

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Cebu City, Philippines
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

For S$168, we got 1 order yang chow fried rice, 1 chili crab (Iforgot how much a gram would cost), 1 order cereal prawn, 1 deep fried medium fish, 1 order sweet and sour frog and 2 coke in cans plus 2 wet tissues and peanuts. Service was good, the waitress was smiling the whole time. Yes the peanuts, I... More

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