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Yet Con Restaurant

#4,360 of 10,324 Restaurants in Singapore
$Chinese, Asian,
25 Purvis Street, Singapore 188602, Singapore
+65 6337 6819
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  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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25 Purvis Street, Singapore 188602, Singapore
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Quite comfortable to sit inside during hot weather, got aircon haha. Not much dish choices but still worth a try.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bctanbc
Reviewed August 24, 2018

I've been coming since I lived in Singapore 18 years ago, just checked in again this week after a year away and happy to say it hasn't changed, which is perfect. Old school which is so hard to find in this city now, same gruff...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Halibou
Reviewed August 4, 2018

The food quality, prices and service is really absurd and cannot be put in words! If you want to get conned by them then go and patronize them!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ccpprs55
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We ordered a whole steamed chicken and some roasted pork. The chicken was dry and tasteless. The roast pork was very dry and hard. Service was not existent and the place has a nostalgic feel, but it is very dirty and unsanitary. Last but not...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank therealtravels
Reviewed June 9, 2018

My favourite steamboat in SGP. I have visited this restaurant since 1980s. Simple steamboat without highly processed meat you get from other restaurants. For those who prefer simple fuss-free authentic old-school steamboat. Not many similar restaurants left in SGP. Hainanese chicken rice was also good....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank csm-ta
Reviewed May 30, 2018

I wished I brought my camera to Yet Con. In there, it feels like time has stopped. The meal however, was really bland and average. Some may like it because of how it tastes like home cooked food- simple, not salty and light, but it...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank gluttonsays
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

I was expecting a lot from this vintage shop but i was disappointed. The whole restaurant had a bad smell. The rice was not as fragrant as Boon Tong Kee's. The chicken is pretty tough. Roast pork is really average. Is it because I visited...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Bintangkechil
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

It's been a few years since I was last here, and it has deteriorated very, very quickly. When you walk in, the first thing that hits you is the stench, of what smells like raw pork. The service staff was grumpy and unwilling. The menu...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank tripz99
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

The service was bad, the chicken looked like leftovers, and the rice was cold. Just not worth it!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Ka W
Reviewed September 4, 2017

If you're looking for a slice of old Singapore, you could do much worse than going to Yet Con for lunch. Authentic chicken rice and the steamboat soup is a pleasant bonus. Must try the steamed white chicken.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Casimir K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Purvis Street, Singapore 188602, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Downtown Core
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Core
  • Phone Number: +65 6337 6819
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