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Ah-Tai Hainanese Chicken Rice

) #397 of 9,184 Restaurants in Singapore $ Chinese, Asian,
1 Kadayanallur Street | 01-07 Maxwell Food Centre, Singapore 069184, Singapore
+65 8137 6559
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
1 Kadayanallur Street | 01-07 Maxwell Food Centre, Singapore 069184, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far one of the best chicken rice you can ever have. The service is always with a smile and the quality is simply unbeatable.

Thank GKSG1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking into Maxwell food centre and there was this long queu for Tian Tian chicken rice, two doors down no queu where there is a place called Ah Tai the guy there used to be the cook at Tian then went out on his own....More

Thank Kim P
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Went to ah-tai on recommendation... was not disappointed... maybe not the best chicken and rice, but up there with the top ones... and for 3sgd really good value for money... nice hot sauce too

Thank Nicolas H
Reviewed April 3, 2017

We tried this spot twice - once in a comparison with Tian Tian and the next day when the Tian Tian line was crazy. The chicken rice is really good - be sure to get some sauces on the side as they don't put on...More

Thank Ben P
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Have tried both tian tian and ah tai in maxwell. IMO tian tian is overrated, their standard has slipped and with that insane q, i would choose ah tai anytime! their chicken and chilli is top notch!

Thank Amos L
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Tian Tian has the better rice, but Ah Tai has the better chicken -- and better value for your money. The people are nicer too -- maybe because they're not #1 and so they try harder.

Thank cobbdouglas
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

This is the shop set up (in spite) 3 stalls up from Tian Tian by their former master cook. It's easier and quicker to get a meal here. The chicken is delicious. Honestly it's cheap enough to buy a chicken rice from both and compare,...More

Thank TumutGuru
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Have eaten at Ah Tai many times and at Tian Tian as well. The queue at Tian Tian is always very long unlike Ah Tai but the locals will tell you that the chef at Ah Tai actually worked at Tian Tian for 20 years...More

Thank Hoyajan
Reviewed February 27, 2017

Went for dinner on a Sunday night at 8Pm. Most other food vendors were closed so line was pretty long. The chicken was excellent although it left me with a lingering after-taste. It si very good nevertkess and highly recommended. When Tian Tian is also...More

Thank iqq
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

The owner of this stall was the cook for about 20 years at the famous Tian Tian Chicken Rice stall just 3 stalls away. He got fired. And he responded by setting up this stall. The chicken is as good as Tian Tian. Most say...More

Thank Ks T
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Restaurant Details

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Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Kadayanallur Street | 01-07 Maxwell Food Centre, Singapore 069184, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +65 8137 6559
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