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Big Eater

Chinese, Asian, Singaporean, Seafood
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Jalan Pari Burong, Singapore, Singapore
+65 6245 7268
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11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:30
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Expats back In UK
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2017

7 or so years ago we lived at Tanah Mera but it was only chatting to a cab driver one evening that I actually heard of Big Eater. The driver said it was the best Chilli Crab. We went there and yes, very good indeed. We are back in Singapore for the first time in 7 years and visited again.... More 

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Thank BobandLynda
1 review
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Alone or in groups. Great lunch deals good value for money Friendly staff. Short waiting times. Sad that they don't have any wine list.

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Thank Johan V
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The salted eggs crab is the best! I will eat this every month!! I am craving for it again. The pork ribs are also good, but hope that it can come in bigger ribs. The prawn cake is crispy and fresh too!

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Thank Jing Xuan L
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The salted egg crab is my favorite. Must try the apple juice drink. It's refreshing and great for thirst quenching

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Thank ling l
Singapore
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240 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

We like week nights as its not crowded & parking is available + free. Many big tables available & lots of seating. Food was average, service touch & go. Not as friendly as before - more of the bored look.

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Thank WillBJust
1 review
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

Do you not think it is a little ridiculous that you charge for water on a per cup basis? Charging for water EVEN ONCE is more than ridiculous as it is - when your restaurant is charging north of $60 a fish. How much money can your company earn by CHARGING FOR EACH CUP OF WATER? I'm not even talking... More 

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Thank amandapC9419FF
Singapore, Singapore
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317 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

The three of us came here for dinner at 5:30 pm on a Sunday evening; only one other table was occupied. We enjoyed the salted egg crab; it was fresh and favourful (small, costs us S$44). We did not quite like the Pine Nut Tong Po Rou (small, costs S$18), Hokkien Noodles lack 'wok hei' (medium, costs S$10), although the... More 

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2 Thank kapitanchina
1 review
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

It's so called signature dish the KL hokkien noodle is simply a let down. More like noodle swimming in dark sauce. Over rated , over priced! Hor Fun is also way below average. Any hawker centre zhi char stall is easily better.

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Thank Wee M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

I love love love it here! Excellent and delicious food! Chili Crab and Cereal Prawns are perfect to my liking. Their fried rice is also yummy! I'd definitely be back here when I go back to Singapore!

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Thank msobservant22
Singapore
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736 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 496 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Been to this restaurant a number of times and I must say the quality of food is good. Simple settings but pricing is really competitive. A slightly upmarket tze char outlet!

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Thank alanyeo76

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:30
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Pari Burong, Singapore, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6245 7268

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?