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8 Amazing Halal Hainanese Chicken Rice Stalls In SG That You Need To Try


Shasha Dania  •  Aug 03, 2019


[Updated 6 January 2020] One of the best things about Singapore's culinary scene is how it encompasses dishes from across the region. Halal food here isn't just confined to Malay, Indian, or Middle Eastern cuisines - whether you're craving the burning-hot spiciness of mala or sweet treats to sink your teeth into, you'll have no problem finding the next new halal eatery to try out over the weekend! 😍 Credit: Giphy This weekend, we're craving something Chinese and what better dish to start with than the iconic favourite: Hainanese Chicken Rice! Whether steamed or roasted, a plate of tender and juicy chicken meat paired with fragrant rice is the perfect dish to fill your stomach and leave you satisfied.
1. Fitra Chicken Rice
It would be impossible to make this list without including the Fitra chicken rice chain. 😁 With 15 outlets across the island tucked away in shopping mall food courts, this is one chain that’s a reliable source for a familiar dish. Although we may all have our own preferences for a particular outlet, a simple plate of Fitra is a reminder that you don’t need to eat fancy to have a great meal.

Halal Status: Halal-certified

Average Price: SGD5 Opening Hours: Various, do check with the outlet directly, Address: There are 13 Fitra outlets that have been certified by MUIS (as of 6 Jan 2020) - you can search for 'Fitra' on MUIS' website to find out where they are!
2. Evertop Hainanese Boneless Chicken Rice
Open since 1989, Evertop has built up its loyal fanbase over the decades with its succulent chicken meat, mouth-watering rice, and their special achar (pickled vegetables) that seal the deal! They have 2 outlets in Joo Chiat and Clementi, so no matter where you stay in Singapore you're never too far away from an iconic meal to make your day a little brighter.

Halal Status: Halal-certified

Average Price: SGD6 Opening Hours: Joo Chiat - Open daily; 10.30AM - 10PM Clementi - Open daily; 10.30AM - 9.30PM Address: Joo Chiat - 89/91 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427383 Clementi - 354 Clementi Avenue 2 #01-259, Clementi Avenue 2 Shopping Centre, Singapore 120354 Contact: Joo Chiat - +65 6348 0838 Clementi - +65 6774 1353
3. TFF Boneless Chicken Rice
The halal branch of Tong Fong Fatt Chicken Rice, this eatery at Bedok Corner has passionate fans that will swear by its taste as Michelin-worthy. Apart from the usual praises for the roasted and steamed chicken meat, we’ve heard that fans ofchicken gizzards might really enjoy TFF’s version. The stall has long queues throughout the day - it’s definitely a place worth checking out if you're in the area! 🤩Halal Status: Halal-certified Average Price: SGD4 Opening Hours: 10.30AM - 9PM (Thurs-Tues), closed on Wednesdays Address: 1 Bedok Rd #01-22, Singapore 469572
4. MacKenzie Rex Restaurant
Established in 1966, MacKenzie Rex (sometimes also known as Rex MacKenzie) is one of the oldest eateries selling halal-certified Hainanese Chicken Rice! It's definitely a local classic, and they even deliver islandwide so you can now dine on their delicious chicken from the comfort of your own home. 😁 Make sure to have some of their chilli - the sour tang adds the perfect touch to the dish! Halal Status: Halal-certified Average Price: SGD5 Opening Hours: Open daily; 11AM - 10PM Address: 66 Prinsep Street, #01-01, Singapore 188668 Contact: +65 6336 1702 Website
5. Edmond Chicken Rice
Chili lovers, this is the chicken rice stall for you! Chili sauce is one of the must-have condiments to top your plate of chicken rice, adding that tingling kick that makes the chicken meat taste even better. And fans of this hawker stall proudly declare that this place has a version that nowhere else can beat!Halal Status: Halal-certified Average Price: SGD4 Opening Hours: 10am - 7pm daily (Do check their Facebook for any closures) Address: Telok Blangah - 11 Telok Blangah Crescent #01-110, Singapore 090011 Commonwealth - 46-1 Commonwealth Drive #01-358, Singapore 140461 Facebook
6. Sedap Corner Nasi Ayam Hainan
Hawker centres truly hide some of the best gems in the world, and this humble Bukit Batok establishment is one of them! There's no need to venture out of the heartlands for some good quality food when you have juicy, tender chicken waiting for you around the corner. 😋 Add on some braised egg or tofu to complete your meal, and it's enough to keep you going for the whole day! Halal Status: Halal-certified Average Price: SGD3 Opening Hours: 9am - 9pm daily Address: 640 Bukit Batok Central #01-40, S11 Coffeeshop, Singapore 650640
7. Tang Tea House
Credit: Sainy Suhnan on Facebook
You may associate this name more with dim sum, but their chicken rice also comes highly recommended! Make sure to order it the next time you’re there for a late-night supper with your friends. Who knows, your usual suppertime order may even change. 😉 Halal Status: Halal-certified Average Price: SGD Opening Hours: Simpang Bedok - 11AM - 2AM (Sun-Thurs), 11AM - 3AM (Fri, Sat,PH) Jalan Kayu - Open daily; 11AM - 3AM Jurong West - 7AM - 11PM (Sun-Thurs), 7AM - 12AM (Fri, Sat) Changi Village - 11AM - 12AM (Sun-Thurs), 11AM - 2AM (Fri, Sat, Eve of PH)Address: Simpang Bedok - 357/359 Bedok Road, Singapore 469545 Jalan Kayu - 242 Jalan Kayu, Singapore 799466 Jurong West - 414 Jurong West Street 42 #01-783, Singapore 640414 Changi Village - 57 Lorong Bekukong, Singapore 499173 Contact: Simpang Bedok - +65 6445 9100 Jalan Kayu - +65 6483 2298 Jurong West - +65 6493 2522 Changi Village - +65 6386 4859 Website
8. Dajie Niang Dou Fu & Hainan Chicken Rice
Dajie is another eatery that’s not known for chicken rice - it’s actually famous for its varieties of yong tau foo! But if you’ve tried every yong tau foo combination you can think of, order some roasted chicken rice next and see what other delicious meals they have to offer! 🤤 Halal Status: Halal-certified Average Price: SGD5 Opening Hours: Open daily; 10AM - 10PM Address: Bukit Batok - 372 Bukit Batok Street 31 #01-374, Singapore 650372 Clementi - 354 Clementi Avenue 2 #01-253, Singapore 120354 Contact: Bukit Batok - +65 6896 4569 Clementi - +65 6774 2030 Website
Bonus: Straits Kitchen @ Grand Hyatt
Credit: Grand Hyatt Singapore on Facebook
Craving for slightly fancier chicken rice? If you feellike treating yourself, grab some friends or family and head to the Straits Kitchen buffet at the Grand Hyatt hotel for a taste of their steamed and roasted meat (there's chicken and duck too!), along with generous servings of fragrant rice, and spicy chilli and ginger. Local cuisine never has to be fancy for it to taste amazing - but hey, why not take the chance to treat yourself and enjoy your favourite dishes taken to a whole new level in a swanky atmosphere? 😆Halal Status: Halal-certified (each kitchen section in the restaurant has been separately certified by MUIS) Address: 10 Scotts Road, Lobby Level, Grand Hyatt Singapore, 228211 Opening Hours: Breakfast - 6.30am - 10.30am (Mon - Fri), 6.30am - 11am (Sat, Sun, PH), Reservations not available Lunch - 12pm - 2.30pm (Mon - Fri), 12.30pm - 3pm (Sat, Sun, PH) Dinner - 6pm - 10.30pm daily Website We hope this list has got you craving some local food now. 😉 Did we miss out your favourite chicken rice place, or do you have a hidden gem to recommend? Let us know or share it with the HHWT Facebook community!