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Five Star Hainanese Chicken Rice

Chinese, Asian,
191 East Coast Road | East Coast, Singapore 428897, Singapore
+65 6235 6760
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  • Very good59%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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191 East Coast Road | East Coast, Singapore 428897, Singapore
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

One of the best Hainanese chicken that I've tried, the chicken is soft and tender to the bite, the meat is tasty even without the sauce, and then the sauce simply enhances the taste even more. The service is very fast, the staff also make...More

Thank Alfred O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was normal only, you can find better ones outside with cheaper price. Only good is theres an option of airconditional seatings or openspace.

Thank Ivory W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service fast order taken from ipad very efficient .Food for my 1 packet Chicken Rice in 10 min. Food serve with Rice Steaming Hot .They packet the rice separated from the Chicken..Chicken was soft smooth and very Fresh.

Thank Benny S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Back again. This is my go to restaurant whenever I first land in Singapore just for the Chicken Rice. Always great food and efficient service. Gets busy from 7pm Get there early order the chicken and a cold beer and then watch the luxury cars...More

Thank Dale F
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Review by Dr Sim. The food is good. Service is acceptable. Generally value for money. Tourists can visit. Go to Beauty World MRT. Regards Dr Sim

Thank drsim001
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Mixed rating because we usually dine in and go away satiated. Chilli with ginger is excellent, rice is hot and chicken is tender and succulent. Last week my spouse had a craving but was unable to leave work so I bought takeaway for him. The...More

Thank Vikhna Raj S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

It was an outlet which I used to take pretty often for a period of time and love. Years later when I revisit, the service was still very warm but somehow we felt the quality of chicken has dropped a bit. Chicken rice is not...More

Thank GeorgeJorgimoto
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I'm no chicken rice expert. I couldn't blind taste test the Maxwell hawker chicken rice and pick out the subtleties in flavour above this little gem, but to be honest, do I need to? It's fantastic. They offer classic chicken stock boiled rice, or a...More

Thank Paul78Singapore
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Husband and I tried many "famous" chicken rice stalls around Singapore. We can have it almost every day. What brought us back to Fivestar every time is the way they prepare their chicken. It has this Jelly like substance in between the skin and meat...More

Thank Joelle U
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The rice was a little starchier and oily compare to other chicken rice we had. I prefer my rice to be a little al dente. But their roasted chicken and steamed chicken was wonderful. The meat was juicy and flavourful. No very fatty. The chicken...More

Thank 7frameshots
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
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I will be there again next month {February}. order a cold "tiger" beer without ice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 East Coast Road | East Coast, Singapore 428897, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Joo Chiat
  • Neighbourhood: Joo Chiat
  • Phone Number: +65 6235 6760
With a multitude of chicken rice stalls in Singapore, you might have difficulty finding just one place with authentic and mouth-watering chicken rice. Yet, one established and reliable chain to try is Five Star Hainanese Chicken Rice, with outlets in East Coast and River Valley and Upper Bukit Timah.
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