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This is Singapore's historic original waterfront zone.
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

A short walk from Chinatown. It has a gigantic hawker center. For those who don’t know what a hawker center is, it is like a huge food court. U can find an array of stalls serving all kinds of Asian food at cheap prices. Inside...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank SherinN17
Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

Very old location of the original central district. There is a temple that’s located here. Understand that the temple used to face the sea. Can see how much land Singapore has reclaimed over the years. Some very nice architecture here and lots of eateries these...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank alanyeo76
Reviewed April 2, 2019

Restored shop houses turned into restaurants, hotels bars and shops. Loads of character and on the edge of China town tour area.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rosemary N
Reviewed March 18, 2019

Sir Stamford Raffles set this area aside for the Chinese way back in 1822 and the street was one of the first in Chinatown. It has many interesting old buildings , many now restaurants and cafe's and of course a large number of temples and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

We are here a few times , has all sorts of Asian foods from top Indians to Korean food. We shared a few tasters . Average cost around 10 bucks, which is cheap for Singapore. The small chicken kebabs are about 70 cents and big...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheCockneyLondon
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

I recently learnt that in the 18th century, this street used to be the Singapore coast line. Which is why the street name in Malay means Water Bay. You can see the traces of history here with the old temples and mosque, and shrine build...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Ade212
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Don't let the street name fool you. Telok Ayer Street is one of the streets located in Chinatown district. The buildings are well kept and it has lots of very nice eateries here. It is a vibrant street and definitely a good place to enjoy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheConciergeSupreme
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

This closed off street section can be smelled from a few blocks. Adjacent to a permanent food court under a canopy, 10-or-so barbecue-based shops are operating. Most of them serve sateh and fried rice. The quality is good and the atmosphere is unique. Waiters offering...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Charly_CH
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

I am so thankful for the amount of physical activity we have done whilst in singapore given how much food we are here. So many different cuisines and so very tasty. We visited with our 28 month old and saw many other families, mainly local...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ZBH88
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

This is just a small stretch of road about 800m long surround by many attractions, restaurants & offices. It starts from Church St (Singapore River) crosses Cross St, Boon Tat St, Amoy St/McCallum St and ends at Cecil St. It can be reached by many...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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