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Ah-Tai Hainanese Chicken Rice

1 Kadayanallur Street | 01-07 Maxwell Food Centre, Singapore 069184, Singapore
+65 8137 6559
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • 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

Tried lots of food in different hawker centres during our week in Singapore. Ah Tai Chicken Rice was our absolute favourite. It was simply delicious - with the best rice ever.

Thank Mum2
Reviewed March 1, 2018

We came back for some food at Tiantian but they were closed. A few doors down was this place. Apparently the guy that owns this used to be the chef at Tiantian. This place was much better value for money than tiantian, Either that or...More

Thank Cindy F
Reviewed January 26, 2018

The owner of this establishment was once the cook at Tian Tian which became famous for Hianinesse Chicken . He then opened his own shop two shops down from Tian Tian. An Tian is highly recommended by the locals.

Thank Patricia K
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

If you've had Tian Toan, make sure you give this a try. It's located in the Maxwell Food Centre. 3 stalls down from Tian Tian. So apparently the old chef from Tian Tian decided to open up his own place. I wanted to give it...More

1  Thank Sheen T
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Decided to try ah tai chicken rice and see how it stacks up to Tian tian Good - spicer chili - give dark soya - comes with soup Not as good as tian tian - the rice is a bit firmer and less flavourful whereas...More

Thank John T
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

The queue was huge, despite this, the chicken and rice were great as were the greens on the side. Well cooked, very cheap, relatively healthy and exactly as expected in terms of taste. Give it a go. Hawker centre food can be a slightly daunting...More

Thank Z-_8-Nick-8_-Z
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Please skip the crazy Tian Tian chicken rice queue. It’s simply not worth your time. Ah Tai chicken is tender and the rice is nice !!!!

Thank colinchoo
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Ah Tai is the best Hainanese Chicken Rice I have tried in many trips to Singapore. Highly recommended, no need to queue. By the way it comes with free soup!

Thank Jimmy C
Reviewed December 24, 2017

Ah Tai definitely gives Tian Tian a run for its money - the word just hasn't gotten out yet. Was at Maxwell a couple of times and each time, there was a long queue for Tian Tian whereas you were able to order and get...More

Thank Michele Q
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Ah Tai chicken rice - 2 stalls down from the famous Tian Tian. The two are actually quite comparable. Ah Tai makes a very good chicken rice, and Id say if Tian Tian is a 10 Ah Tai comes it just behind at 9. I...More

Thank Peter M
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Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
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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