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Small-Group Food Tour With Hawker Center: Eat Like A Local provided by Hello Singapore

Small-Group Food Tour With Hawker Center: Eat Like A Local

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Eat like a local on this small-group food tour in Singapore. Explore Singapore's history and culture through its cuisine with tastings of dishes such as curry puffs, dosas, and hokkien mee in areas like Kampong Glam, Little India, Katong, and Old Airport Road Hawker Centre. And learn how the island city-state’s signature dishes became part of its culture.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
204 E Coast Rd
204 E Coast Rd, Singapore 428903The Mango Tree located behind the blue building at 204 East Coast Road.
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  • 1
    Katong District
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 2
    Kampong Glam
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    Pass by Sultan Mosque
    Pass by Haji Lane
  • 3
    Little India
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    Pass by Little India Arcade
You'll end at
Little India
Little India, Singapore
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Highlights
  • Get an introduction to authentic Singaporean dishes with this tour
  • Learn about the history and stories behind the foods that you’re eating
  • Immerse yourself in local culture with this experience
  • Enjoy personalized attention in this small group (limited to 8 people)
Important Information
Departure Point
204 E Coast Rd, Singapore 428903
Duration
5h 30m
Return Details
Little India, Singapore
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Food, try more than 10 dishes: kaya toast, Bak Chang, Kuehs, Laksa, Hokkien Mee, Rojak, Popiah etc
  • Tea and coffee as specified
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation on public bus during the tour
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Hello Singapore
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from the tour
  • Water
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • When we are very busy we run a second tour starting one hour later at 10.00am. If you are on a 10am tour you will be notified after booking via email. Please remember that your Viator booking confirmation will say 9am even if you are scheduled to a 10am tour
  • You must be able to walk 2 miles / 3km at a reasonable walking speed in hot, humid weather to take part in this group tour. If you have any walking difficulties or are travelling with children who may not be able to keep up, please book a private food tour instead so we can pace the tour according to your needs
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes, lots of sun protection and wear a hat or bring an umbrella for sun protection
  • Please note that is does rain most days in Singapore for at least 30 minutes to an hour so please be prepared for rain and bring a rain coat or umbrella. Tours will continue in wet weather
  • You need to bring at least 1 litre of water per person to ensure that you do not become dehydrated in the heat.
  • A minimum of 3 people is required for the tour to run.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Cancellation Policy: 50% of the fee is payable if you cancel your tour 5 or more days before your tour. There are no refunds if you cancel your tour less than 5 days (119 hours) before the start of your tour. There are no refunds if you do not turn up for the tour.
  • This tour is not suitable for vegetarian and people with dietary restrictions and allergies, the food on the tour contain milk, meat, pork, prawns, fish, wheat / gluten and spice.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
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301MikeFM301 wrote a review Mar 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia42 contributions17 helpful votes
Su Ling gave us the most wonderful and insightful tour from 9am to 3pm during which we were able to learn about Singapore thru the foods that make the Lion City so special. Starting with a typical breakfast of local coffee/kopi and curry puffs, we began the day with real locals
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Response from Hello S, Front Office Manager at Small-Group Food Tour With Hawker Center: Eat Like A Local
Responded 24 Mar 2020
Thank you for posting such a detailed review! We appreciate the feedback and the kind words to Su Ling. We are so pleased you were able to learn a lot about Singapore. Take care and safe travels!
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Burcin G wrote a review Mar 2020
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We had a fantastic food tour with Richard! He was knowledgeable and very pleasant to talk to. The food was DELICIOUS!!! It was a really good mix between sweet and savoury. After the tour, I felt that I put my time to very good use and would do it again anytime!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Hello S, Front Office Manager at Small-Group Food Tour With Hawker Center: Eat Like A Local
Responded 13 Mar 2020
Burcin, thank you for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate the feedback and the kind words to Richard. Take care and safe travels!
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Sheila M wrote a review Mar 2020
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Dan was a wonderful tour guide for our Hello Singapore Tour. We started at a local breakfast spot on East Coast Road, stopped at a cultural center, ate at the best hawker center, had tea in the Haji Lane area, ate a meal in Little India, and finished with a trip to the rooftop
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Jill M wrote a review Mar 2020
Darwin, Australia9 contributions3 helpful votes
We had an excellent 5 hour small group food tour with Su Ling as our guide. We have been on a number of food tours and this was definitely a highlight. We had such broad range of local experiences and some delicious foods. Most of which we would never have tried otherwise. Su
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P M wrote a review Feb 2020
Levittown, New York2 contributions2 helpful votes
The tour which was done on foot to give us a better feel and understanding of how local life evolved in the current Singapore was exceptionally done by Janice.  Explanations on it's development from the 1800s to date were concise and easily understood.  And of course the FOOD
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Hello S, Front Office Manager at Small-Group Food Tour With Hawker Center: Eat Like A Local
Responded 2 Mar 2020
Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate the feedback, it is helpful to know we are on the right track with our food stall choice. Take care and safe travels!
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One of the best things we did in Singapore
We took a private food tour of Singapore with Su Ling in January 2020, and it was INCREDIBLE. Seriously some of the
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We very much enjoyed our tour with Gee Soo, He was an excellent informative host who was also great company and kep
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We spent an amazing afternoon and evening with Gene, who had boundless energy, tons of astounding insights, and was
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Gene Rocked it!!
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  • Duration: 5h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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