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Swatow Restaurant

#1,297 of 9,533 Restaurants in Singapore}
$$ - $$$Chinese, Asian,
181 Lorong 4 Toa Payoh #02-602, Singapore 310181, Singapore
+65 6343 1717
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good53%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“dim sum” (31 reviews)
“braised duck” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
$$ - $$$
181 Lorong 4 Toa Payoh #02-602, Singapore 310181, Singapore
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Look at the photo of supposedly their signature mooncake. Greasy flaky pastry that doesn't even stick well together. Yam and egg yolk is tasteless, dry and slightly hard. Pastry did not even stick to the yam paste, got separated lol. DISAPPOINTING because it is so...More

Thank 882ginat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brought my mum for dim sum high tea. Open from 3pm - 5pm. But you could walk in around 245pm. Crowded and it is best you placed a reservation in advance to avoid being disappointed. Food is generally good if you are into dim sum....More

Thank Steven T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've come here several times with the whole family for dinner! We very much enjoy almost every dish. The cold jelly ham is delicious and is something more uncommon to find nowadays. Their ngoh hiang with liver was very good although the regular one needed...More

Thank Blackmentos94
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Located just on the second floor of Toa payoh library . Love the dimsum they were all serve piping hot! But the best dish I ate was oyster omelette.. oyster were fresh and the eggs were so crispy.. would definetly bring my friends back here...More

Thank poyosann
Reviewed July 29, 2017

It is one of the few traditional Chaozhou restaurant left (vs the emerging modern style Chaozhou restaurants in Singapore). The menu is quite extensive ranging from traditional Chaozhou dishes like oyster omelette, pork trotter Jelly, prawn roll, cold crab, steam pomfret to some more Cantonese...More

Thank Xexplorer
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

My colleagues and I love to go there for lunch when we have any special occasions to celebrate. The food is nice and they serve dim sum during lunch too. I like their braised duck, fried kway teow with radish, fried pork trotter and fried...More

Thank Jessdoit
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We arrived abt 2pm, was told to 'give back' the table by 3 as they have a hi tea buffet starting at 3. In 1 shot we ordered our dim sum as it was 'last order' already. 'Auntie service' was warm and efficient. 2.45pm we...More

Thank miao41
Reviewed June 18, 2017

First time visit to this restaurant and we arrived at 8.30 am on a Sunday morning, not very crowded so we are seated immediately. The variety of dim sum is wide, we like the trolley push cart service and generally the service is decently good,...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

First time here Very surprised by the high quality of food n warm service! Settings are typical of Chinese restaurants but they served with red napkins and giant lanterns decorated the ceilings . Food was amazing. Teochew braised platter.Braised chicken with salted veg was the...More

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Their location is good and easy parking. The dim sum and prices are ok butt their services are lousy. We had to call them to push their carts to our table otherwise we have to wait for more than 10 minutes. We would not come...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Lorong 4 Toa Payoh #02-602, Singapore 310181, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6343 1717
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