Located at the epicentre of northern Singapore, The Brownstone EC is close to a huge variety of delicious food, from hawker classics to family restaurants to a growing café culture.
THE HAWKER FARE HERE IS AMAZING
Much loved by residents of the north, Yishun’s charming Chong Pang Market & Food Centre (104 Yishun Ring Rd.) offers up a feast of simple local classics and hawker staples. Other standouts in Yishun include Chong Pang Nasi Lemak (447 Sembawang Rd., 6756-0048, www.chongpangnasilemak.com), Yishun 925 Hainanese Chicken Rice (#01-249 Blk. 925 Yishun Central 1) and 928 Yishun Laksa (#01-155 Blk. 928 Yishun Central 1, 9731-9586). Over at foodie enclave Canberra, don’t miss the famous Sembawang White Beehoon (22 Jalan Tampang, 9843-4699, www.whitebeehoon.com), Chye Lye Fish Head Curry (1 Jalan Legundi, 6257-1396) and Sum’s Kitchen & Hong Kong Roasted Meats (3 Jalan Legundi, 6757-2118). Farther afield, there’s also fantastic Hakka yong tau foo at Ngee Fou Restaurant (928 Upper Thomson Rd.).
RESTAURANTS serving A WIDE RANGE OF CUISINES
When it comes to family dinners and friendly get-togethers, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Family favourite Orchid Live Seafood Restaurant (1 Bah Soon Pah Rd., 6756-0311, www.orchidliveseafood. com.sg) serves seafood dishes like lobster porridge and steamed cold crab, while JJ Thai (Victory 8, 8 Jalan Legundi) and Auntie Kim’s Korean Restaurant (431 Sembawang Rd., 6635-3430, www.auntiekim.sg) are bound to satisfy Thai and Korean food cravings. And if you’ve got a hankering for tasty Indian fare, head straight to The Prata Place (1 Thong Soon Ave., www.theprataplace.com.sg) for your prata fix.