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Katong District

East Coast Road, Singapore, Singapore
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“laksa” (11 reviews)
“east coast road” (11 reviews)
“nyonya food” (2 reviews)
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East Coast Road, Singapore, Singapore
Joo Chiat
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"laksa"
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"east coast road"
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"nyonya food"
in 2 reviews
"shop houses"
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"peranakan"
in 14 reviews
"shophouse"
in 11 reviews
"heritage"
in 6 reviews
"communities"
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"joo"
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"tanjung"
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"shopping"
in 10 reviews
"facade"
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"tunnel"
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"strait"
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"housing"
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"tourists"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Foreigners visiting Singapore may want to drop by East Coast Road. Along the short stretch of road (maybe 800m), you will find all types of cuisine - all neatly lined up in restaurants/cafes along the road. Plus in 112 Katong Mall - situated on same...More

Thank Nancy Y
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

The newly renovated Katong District has become really popular with the locals and tourists. There are a ton of really nice restaurants that cater to all kinds of people. You will find some really nice boutique bars and some lovely local restaurants. One of the...More

Thank PushExplore
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This area is near airport, and it has literally everything. You can have a nice brunch, do shopping, dinner and go for a drink.

Thank Ramy B
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Cool places with a lot of food, shop houses, hipster coffee shops and bars around. So much peace in the area!

Thank Tùng V
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We like to stay in this area and enjoy walking around the Shop Houses. It has a lovely traditional feel and there are also modern malls. It is well worth a visit when you are in Singapore.

1  Thank wombatdavid
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

A residential suburb rooted in wealth and traditionally associated with the Peranakan (indigenous Straits Chinese population of Southeast Asia and Singapore) and Eurasian communities, Katong is a charming picture of old and new, with hip cafes, shopping malls, cool bars and modern eateries situated alongside...More

Thank efratadenny
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

A great place to walk around and found plenty of authentic buildings, heritage and culture. Lots of shopping and food to be found. Huge amount of photo opportunities. Well worth the time spent in this area.

1  Thank Wayne S
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

One would enjoy walking the streets and visiting big shopping malls. There are nice reataurants and food courts. There a tunnels for reaching the beach and park.

Thank dmrbay
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely town - a MUST visit place with a different side of Singapore. Rich culture, great food, clean and unique :)

Thank khunnoomay
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

East Coast and Joo Chait roads are filled with traditional houses with colourful facades, some with intricate design. Plenty of refreshment stops along the way so this area makes a very pleasant walk with plenty of photo opportunities. The Laksa at 218 East Coast road...More

5  Thank nilintentum_reliquit
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Joo Chiat
The Joo Chiat area is the traditional home of
Peranakan culture in Singapore, an ethnic group
descending from the blending of Chinese and Malay
families in the 15th century. The neighbourhood is
packed with colourful shops, local characters, and
quiet charm. The main streets overflow with diners
enjoying katong laksa, the signature Peranakan spicy
noodle soup. Signs of youthful entrepreneurship are
...More
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