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50 Singapore eateries receive Michelin’s Bib Gourmand this year

The list includes 17 new entrants, including The Coconut Club and Muthu's Curry , while 28 of the recipients are found in hawker centres.

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Michelin awarded the Bib Gourmand to 50 Singapore food establishments in 2018, a huge leap from the 38 that was given out last year.

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SINGAPORE: Michelin awarded the Bib Gourmand to 50 Singapore food establishments in 2018, a huge leap from the 38 that was given out last year.

The latest list includes 17 new establishments. Hawker food also came out tops, with 28 of the recipients found in hawker centres.

Of the 50 recipients of the Bib Gourmand, 28 are found in Singapore's hawker centres. (Photo: Michelin)

The Bib Gourmand award was established in 1997, and given to establishments selected by Michelin inspectors for their quality menu priced at no more than S$45.

Two popular restaurants have made it to the list: Muthu’s Curry at Little India, which is known for its fish head curry; and hipster fave The Coconut Club for its take on nasi lemak.

Chai Chuan Tou Yang Rou Tang at Bukit Merah View Food Centre. (Photo: Michelin)

Other new entrants are: Chai Chai Chuan Tou Yang Rou Tang, which is located at Bukit Merah View Food Centre and is known for its mutton soup; Eminent Frog Porridge and Seafood at Geylang Road Lorong 19; and Rolina Singapore Traditional Hainanese Curry Puffs at Tanjong Pagar Plaza Market and Food Centre.

Two char kway teow establishments have also debuted on the list: Lao Fu Zi Fried Kway Teow at Old Airport Road and Outram Park Fried Kway Teow at Hong Lim Market and Food Centre. Incidentally the latter is right across another new recipient, Tai Wah Pork Noodle.

New Bib Gourmand recipients Tai Wah Pork Noodle and Outram Park Fried Kway Teow at Hong Lim Market and Food Centre. (Photo: Michelin)

Dropping out from this year’s list are duck rice and porridge stall Liang Zhao Ji, Peony Jade at Keppel Club, Indian restaurant Shish Mahal, 328 Katong Laksa and ramen shop Tsuta.

The full selection from this year’s Michelin Guide Singapore will be announced on Jul 25.



  1. A Noodle Story
  2. Alliance Seafood
  3. Ah Er Soup (ABC Brickworks Food Centre)
  4. Balestier Road Hoover Rojak
  5. Bar-Roque Grill
  6. Bismillah Biryani
  7. Chai Chuan Tou Yang Rou Tang (Bukit Merah View Food Centre)
  8. Chey Sua Carrot Cake
  9. Chuan Kee Boneless Braised Duck (Ghim Moh Market & Food Centre)
  10. Depot Road Zhen Shan Mei Claypot Laksa
  11. Eminent Frog Porridge & Seafood (Geylang Road Lorong 19)
  12. Famous Sungei Road Trishaw Laksa
  13. Fresh Taste Big Prawn Noodle (Zion Riverside Food Centre)
  14. Heng (Newton Food Centre)
  15. Hong Heng Fried Sotong Prawn Mee
  16. Hong Kee Beef Noodle
  17. Hong Kong Yummy Soup (Alexandra Village Food Centre)
  18. Hoo Kee Bak Chang
  19. J2 Famous Crispy Curry Puff
  20. Ka-Soh (Outram Park)
  21. Kok Sen Restaurant
  22. Lagnaa
  23. Lao Fu Zi Fried Kway Teow (Old Airport Road Food Centre)
  24. Lian He Ben Ji Claypot Rice (Chinatown Complex)
  25. Liao Fan Hawker Chan (78 Smith Street)
  26. Man Man (Tanjong Pagar)
  27. Muthu’s Curry (Little India)
  28. Na Na Homemade Curry (Bukit Merah)
  29. New Lucky Claypot Rice
  30. New Ubin Seafood (Bukit Batok)
  31. Outram Park Fried Kway Teow Mee (Hong Lim Market & Food Centre)
  32. Rolina Traditional Hainanese Curry Puff (Tanjong Pagar Plaza Market & Food Centre)
  33. Shi Hui Yuan (Queenstown)
  34. Shi Wei Da (Fengshan Market and Food Centre)
  35. Sik Bao Sin (Desmond’s Creation)
  36. Sin Huat Eating House
  37. Sin Kee Famous Cantonese Chicken Rice (Holland Drive)
  38. Song Fa Bak Kut Teh (New Bridge Road)
  39. Tai Wah Pork Noodle (Hong Lim Market & Food Centre)
  40. The Blue Ginger
  41. The Coconut Club
  42. Tian Tian Hainanese Chicken Rice (Maxwell Food Centre)
  43. Tiong Bahru Hainanese Boneless Chicken Rice (Tiong Bahru Food Centre)                  
  44. Tiong Bahru Yi Sheng Fried Hokkien Prawn Mee (ABC Brickworks Food Centre)
  45. Shirokane Tori-tama
  46. True Blue Cuisine
  47. Whole Earth
  48. Yhingthai Palace
  49. Zaffron Kitchen (East Coast)
  50. Zai Shun Curry Fish Head               
Source: CNA/mm