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Address: 1 Geylang Serai | Geylang Serai Market and Food Centre, Singapore 402001, Singapore
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Experience an array of Malay and Indian produce and delicacies at the...

Experience an array of Malay and Indian produce and delicacies at the Geylang Serai New Market in Singapore.

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A vibrant market and eating place

A very interesting revamped and refurbished new market, more indigenous to the malay community it serves well for the area Merchandise like groceries, spices, herbs and herbal... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2016
Abdul Karim B
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crowded of people here. But they got a lots of food here! I choose to have bone steak where malaysian ppl call that sup gearbox

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Thank 323puterih
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

A very interesting revamped and refurbished new market, more indigenous to the malay community it serves well for the area Merchandise like groceries, spices, herbs and herbal tonic, clothing and of course frozen and fresh poultry, meat, seafood catch and fruits and vegetables of many variety and kinds are sold here. Very popular among locals throughout Singapore the market is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Well, if you are one who likes to cook... You may come to this place to explore the different kinds of wet and dry food that they have. It comes from seafood, meat, poultry, vegetables and many more. Frozen food is also found here. When you are tired, you can just go to the second floor and have your drink... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

I have always loved visiting markets and places where the local people buy food. There is a special atmosphere around such places, they are vivid and colorful. Fresh vegies and fruit, fish and what you can or cannot imagine for your kitchen. They sell clothes suitable for muslim women too. The food in the hawker centre was delicious and cheap.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

It's best to buy where locals buy, and this market is no exception. Come with recipes in mind, and you'll leave with full bags. A great way to spend an hour or so.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

This is a very good place.This basically a locals market.but good for tourists also.A very good selection of goods as well as variety of food stalls.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Went there early morning.. On the ground floor is a fish and fruit market.. good selection of fruits at reasonable price. First floor, is hawker centre with great Singapore selection.. beryani, kacang pool, rojak india, sup kambing.. A must for every visit to Singapore

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

My first visit here even though I've returned to Singapore multiple times. Location is extremely accessible by buses which stops within walking distance. Eat all the yummy local Malay dishes here.....nasi padang, mee siam, soto, mee rebus, satay, cakes, chicken rice, etc. Also Indian biryani, soup kembing, rojak., teh tarik, rose ice drinks & bandung. etc. There are a couple... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

We were staying a few blocks from here so I set out for my fix of tropical fruit- I was pleasantly surprised to find a few organic stalls that had good quality fruit and vegetable. There is a huge variety of food to buy- I didn't explore the dry are of the markets- but from walking past it looks well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

spoil for food choices here. all halal. you can find nasi ayam, nasi rawon, nasi ambeng, nasi sambal grg, nasi lemak, nasi briyani, bubur, lontong kering, mamak food. but it's always packed here. have to for someone to leave then u can get available seats.

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Only a short journey from Singapore’s sparkling and polished city center, Geylang is a world away. Here in one of the least touristy areas of Singapore, visitors are privy to an unfiltered glimpse of Singapore life. On Sunday afternoons, migrant workers gather in Geylang to let off steam after a tough week. At the eastern end of Geylang Road, families and friends happily enjoy picnics. By contrast, at the western end, a more colorful side of Singapore can be seen, as street workers mingle with Sunday revelers in outdoor coffee shops. Take a friend, grab a beer and a local meal (frog porridge, perhaps?), and settle in to enjoy the show.
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