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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Take Po restaurant is in Chinatown, Singapore. My family like Rice with Salted Fish & Pork, Rice Roll with Prawn and Sliced Fish Congee. This restaurant is not cheap. You don't use a refreshing towel because it is additional cost.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This is place my family use to come for a bit of novelty old world charm. A weekend trip to Chinatown to have a bit of dimsum done by old chefs we o'so love. Through decades I guess it lost the charm to us. Food is still decent but I miss the old ways food is prepared. Small selection of... More 

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Gembloux, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend all dim sum lovers to visit this restaurant. Not easy to get a table but you never wait too long. The service is very quick and efficient. Try also their home made plum drink which match well with the dim sum. Well done and congratulations to the hard working team there

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Serve so many menu. But they have 2 shifts: breakfast and lunch time. Not every menu will be served at breakfast time. Super like the dimsum, both steamed and fried. Must try fragrance chicken rice and custard pao! Warning: Long queue when lunch time. Probably around 30 minutes waiting.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Passing this little take away outlet and try the pao. Surprisingly it is very good car siu pao...soft and lot of filling. Unfortunately i just have full dinner at other place few minutes ago. Will go back for more other menu they offer

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Flekkefjord, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

What a great place for Dim Sum. Very popular and crowded. I can see why. Fantastic tasteful and delicious food. Best Dim Dum ever. Go and get it :-D in the middle of China Town. Cheap and good food. People are queeing up for a reason. Wait for a table - it is worth it :-)

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

Walked in and it was fairly busy with locals and some tourists. A good sign. Fast service. Order from menu by ticking off what you want. Food arrives quick and all tasted fine. Cheap meal - around $45 aus with drinks and at least 12 dishes of usual yum cha fair. Highly recommend when visiting china town

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for good, fresh and affordable dim sum, pop by here anytime. If you are driving, suggest you park along Temple Street and pop over. Unlike other places, some of the dim sum dishes come in single piece and not by trays. This allows you to order more variety and not over eat too. Food is freshly... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We found Tak Po after walking away from a supposedly authentic Singaporean restaurant. We had lunch and it was cheap - 14.45 SGD. Be wary that the appetizer (a small bowl of peanuts) and two wet towels (ie disposable paper towels) that are subsequently included in the bill. These do not distract from the great food. Classic fried dumpling, baked... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We ended up here based on recommendations on this web site. We showed up just before noon on a Sunday and it looked very busy. Many people in line; however, a lady asked us how many and within 5 minutes they had placed some new tables in the alley way (covered) outside the restaurant. It was wonderful. The seating area... More 

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Chinatown
Chinatown is a classic combination of colorful sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill. There you’ll mingle with Singapore’s multicultural residents at the modern bars and restaurants dotting the bustling streets. An afternoon in and around Chinatown will leave you culturally enlightened, well fed, and loaded with souvenirs. In the evening, reward yourself with a well-deserved cocktail as the locals come out to play.
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Address: 42 Smith Street, Singapore 058954, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore > Chinatown
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Tak Po Singapore
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