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Tekka Centre
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Singapore Hawker Center Food Tour and Neighborhood Walk with Hotel Transfer
Ranked #113 of 810 things to do in Singapore
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Owner description: Part wet market, part food centre and part shopping mall, Tekka Centre is a place where several ethnic communities converge to create a multicultural shopping fiesta. Established in 1915, Tekka Centre moved to its current location in 1982 and is a landmark in Little India.
Varna, Bulgaria
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140 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Very interesting place if you want to know more about people and their way of living. A busy and colorful wet market, plenty of vegetables,fruit, meat, fish etc.The food court offers delicious meals at low price. A bit dirty and smelly but fun

Visited July 2014
3 Thank LussyV
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Shopping & Lunch”
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Place for shopping mostly Indian clothes & lunch out . Price are reasonable but need to shop around first. Must Bargain . Lots of Indian & Chinese food outlet .

Visited April 2014
Thank kam97
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
“A must”
Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

A visit to Singapore must include this food hall, if you like Indian food. I had one of my best Indian meals, and I am an addict. Tandoori chicken, keema peas and garlic naan. No fuss or pretentiousness. Just fresh food which was truly amazing. All for S$8. A must if you don't mind scruffy tables, plastic cutlery but fantastic food.

Visited April 2014
1 Thank DukeOfCumberland
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NSW South Coast
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176 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Good wet markets, fascinating”
Reviewed 11 March 2014

A trip to. Little India would not be complete without a walk through Tekka Market Centre. Fruit and vegetables, seafood of all varieties, mutton, goat, chicken, beef all are available and being sold as quickly as prepared - be prepared for the market smells though. Travel upstairs to enjoy the festive colours of the tailors and trade stalls - no shortage of Indian inspired clothes here. The hawkers markets deliver Indian, Malaysian, Chinese inspired foods with plenty to tempt the taste buds. Good access from the little India MRT.

Visited March 2014
Thank TnT42
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Perth, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great array of Indian apparel & hawker food centre”
Reviewed 16 December 2013

Great hawker centre downstairs (wet market too if you are looking for that sort of foodstuff) however the shopping upstairs is 99% Indian clothing so is not great if you are looking for "western" style clothing. For me, not a great tourist destination (except if you are just looking for a nice hawker centre meal) unless you are specifically looking for Indian clothing (which I wasn't).

Visited December 2013
1 Thank LisaPerthWA-11
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