Ang Mo Kio is a colourful neighbourhood known to have a wide variety of good eats, and if you’re in the area looking for a spot to eat, why not check out Ang Mo Kio Central Market & Food Centre? A short distance away from Ang Mo Kio MRT station, Djitsun Mall and AMK Hub, you’ll find many stalls selling everything from satay bee hoon to yong tau foo, mee rebus and grilled fish. Here are some of the best stalls to check out!
Centre Satay Beehoon has been serving delicious plates of satay bee hoon since 1979. A homemade gravy with dry-roasted peanuts coats every strand of bee hoon for a smooth, nutty plate of deliciousness. Their sauce is a little thinner than other stalls out there, making it a lighter alternative. Apart from satay bee hoon the stall also serves a side of cuttlefish kangkong!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-12, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 10 am–8 pm Wed to Mon. Closed on Tues
When we think of char kway teow, popular stalls like Zion Road Fried Kway Teow and Hill Street Fried Kway Teow probably come to mind. But there’s a hidden gem that you should definitely try here. Ang Mo Kio Fried Kway Teow has been in business for almost 40 years and continues to serve up delicious char kway teow to the residents in the area, drawing in a queue as soon as they open! Compared to your other char kway teow, this version has a much darker shade and sweeter notes thanks to its special dark soy sauce.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-22, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 10:30 AM–3 PM Tues to Sun. Closed on Mon
One of the most popular stalls at Ang Mo Kio Central Market & Food Centre is Xi Xiang Feng Yong Tau Foo, which dishes out hearty portions of yong tau foo. Simply pick your favourite ingredients, the type of noodles or rice and if you want to have it dry, with clear soup or laksa broth. The stall is well known for their laksa broth which is rich, fragrant, spicy and coconut-y, while the clear soup is a good option for something less heavy.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-23, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 7 AM–6 PM Mon to Sat. Closed on Sun
If you love your BCM with ketchup, make a beeline for Hup Hup Minced Meat Noodles, which comes with a Michelin Plate listing. They serve mee pok and mee kia tossed in a sauce that’s heavy on the ketchup alongside some braised mushrooms, minced meat and crispy crackers made of wanton skin. You can also get it in a soup version, where the noodles come swimming in a full-bodied and cloudy broth.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-39, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 11:30 AM–8 PM daily
Hong Chong Wanton Noodle is a popular stall here that seems to always have a queue. Dig into old-school wanton noodles that’s tossed in a well-seasoned sauce. It comes with some vegetables, lean char siew, fried shallots and you can also add your own crispy pork lard. The char siew is firm and meaty with a mildly sweet flavour, and the dish is served with a side of soup that includes some wantons. Apart from wanton noodles, you can also get chicken feet noodles, ipoh hor fun, shredded chicken mushroon noodles, dumpling noodles and more.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-21, Singapore 560724
Opening hours: 7 AM–2:30 PM Wed to Sun. Closed Mon & Tues
Seng Bee Chicken Rice shot to fame after it was featured in a Mediacorp TV food program, so come prepared to queue. They serve both roasted and steamed chicken here, but what’s special about them is they also serve other dishes such as Lemon Chicken Rice, Thai Chicken Rice and Curry Chicken Mee. And other than the usual red chilli sauce and dark sauce soy, the stall also has a green chilli garlic sauce!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-31, Singapore 560724
Opening hours: 9:30 AM–8:30 PM Mon to Sat. 9:30 AM–8 PM Sun
This non-descript stall serves hokkien mee that comes with thick bee hoon and yellow noodles along with fresh prawns, some squid and slivers of pork belly in a flavourful prawn broth. The noodles are slippery and adequately umami, having soaked up the broth. The sambal isn’t too spicy and it’s slightly sweet, complementing the noodles nicely. Other dishes on the menu include fried carrot cake and fried oyster omelette.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-41, Singapore 560724
Opening hours: 10:15 AM–8:45 PM daily
This joint has been around for over four decades and is a popular haunt for mee rebus lovers. Unlike many other stalls that typically only offer a single mee rebus option, Yunos N Family has gives you the option of enjoying it with chicken, satay, oxtail and more. Other items on their menu include mee soto (which you can also get with extr ingredients), sota ayam and satay.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-01, Singapore 560724
Opening hours: 11 AM–7 PM Mon to Sat. Closed on Sun
Thinking of having a meat-free meal? Or looking to include more greens in your diet? Look no further than Ci Wen Vegetarian Food. From vegetarian hokkien mee to seafood white bee hoon, butter prawns and chicken rice, this stall has a splendid array of meat-free food options. There are also side dishes like oyster sauce vegetables, tahu goreng and vegetarian fried oysters. With so many yummy options, going meatless isn’t as difficult as you’d imagine!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-17, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 8:30 AM–9 PM Thurs to Tues. Closed on Wed
Lim Hai Sheng Cooked Food has been around for many years and they’re popular for its homemade carrot cake. An adequate amount of chye poh and eggs are fried with the carrot cake, making it crispy on the outside while soft on the inside. They also spray fish sauce over the carrot cake when frying to make it even more flavourful, and the dish is simply delicious with their special homemade chilli.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-09, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 8 AM–4 PM daily
Serving deliciously smooth porridge, silky chee cheong fun and economic bee hoon with an assortment of side dishes in the morning, this stall also whips up a myriad of traditional ngoh hiang dishes ranging from crispy prawn fritters, juicy fishcakes, meaty pork sausages to delightful popiah in the afternoon. Choose between a traditional sweet pink dip or chilli sauce topped with grated peanuts to pair with your dish!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-20, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 6 AM–10 PM daily
At Tasty Kitchen Grilled Fish, you can get a whole fish slathered in a sauce of your choosing that comes in both spicy and non-spicy options. Besides their signature dish, the stall also serves an extensive menu that includes salted egg chicken, fried rice, and vegetables. We suggest coming with a few friends so you can order a few different dishes to share!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-42, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 10:30 am–8 pm daily
There are several prawn noodle stalls at Ang Mo Kio Central Market & Food Centre, but Happy Garden Prawn Noodle stands out for its deep and intense sauce and well-cooked noodles served with fresh prawn, tender pork slices and a generous amount of fried pork lard. Served with a side of umami soup, the concert of ingredients comes together to create one satisfying bowl of prawn noodles.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-06, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 7:30 am–12:30 pm Wed to Mon. Closed on Tues
A hidden gem nestled within the bustling hawker centre, Jin Ding Xiang has truly mastered the art of crafting a bowl of herbal mutton soup. The broth is deep and full-bodied with a harmonious blend of earthiness and aromatic herbs. The generous chunks of meat are melt-in-your-mouth tender with a good meat-to-fat ratio, and they are not excessively gamey. Best enjoyed with a simple bowl of white rice!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-08, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 11 am–7 pm Tues to Sat, 11 am–6 pm Sun & Mon
If you’re in the mood for some lip-smacking lor mee, head over to Nanyang Lor Mee. The red snapper lor mee is a popular option here, featuring a velvety and flavourful gravy. The bowl is topped with chunks of red snapper, braised pork, half a braised egg and a slice of crunchy deep-fried yam to add extra flavour and texture to the dish. Other variations include chicken karaage lor mee, cod fish lor mee and pan-fried fish lor mee.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-15, Singapore 560724
Another wanton mee stall in Ang Mo Kio Central Market & Food Centre, while the dish looks unassuming, the noodles and wantons will give you a different perspective. The noodles are springly and tossed in a sauce mix that’s deep with the flavour of shallot oil and dried prawns. While the char siew is nothing to shout about, the wantons are well-seasoned and wrapped with a mix of minced pork and water chestnut. It is definitely a simple dish that’s enjoyable for both the tastebuds and tummy!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-14, Singapore 560724
Get your fix of comfort food in the form of congee at this joint. Serving Cantonese-style congee that is cooked in a superior stock of pig and fish bones, you’ll find a variety of options such as Minced Meat Peanut Congee, Chicken Congee, Sliced Fish & Cuttlefish Congee, Meatball Century Egg Congee and many more.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-32, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 8 am–7:30 pm Wed to Mon. Closed on Tues
Looking to cool down from the heat? From yummy drinks like avocado milkshake with gula Melaka, and Yakult soursop juice to classic beverages such as ABC juice, banana milkshake, and kiwi strawberry juice, The Icebreaker boasts a wide selection of healthy juices and smoothies to keep you hydrated.
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-37, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 10 am–9 pm Mon & Tues, Thurs to Sat. Closed Wed & Sun
This stall makes its grass jelly and soya bean drinks from scratch, and it’s one of many outlets across Singapore. Quench your thirst with a cup of Soya Bean, or sit down for a bowl of Cold/Hot Beancurd. You might also prefer the Beancurd Grass Jelly, which combines both beancurd and grass jelly for a refreshing treat!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-38, Singapore 560724
Opening Hours: 8 am–8 pm daily
Ban Chuan Boneless Braised Duck has a history of almost 40 years and is now helmed by a second-generation owner. Feast on their signature braised duck rice which features tender and succulent duck meat alongside moist flavoured rice. Or, go for kway chap which comes with an assortment of pork cuts and a soup that has punchy herbal notes. Don’t forget the chilli sauce to add a spicy kick!
Address: 724 Ang Mo Kio Ave 6, #01-19, Singapore 560724
Opening hours: 11:30 AM–7:30 PM Thurs to Tues. Closed on Wed