Hainanese Chicken Rice

There’s no doubt, traveling and exploring with the whole family can make the bond stronger.

But did you know that eating with the whole family helps the kids communicate better? Yes, the sense of belonging is a major confidence booster. And you can start by simply dining out. 

Here are 5 food spots worth trying: 

  1. Boon Tong Kee

Craving for some comfort food? There’s nothing more comforting than the smell of a freshly cooked authentic Singaporean Hainanese Chicken served with pyramid-shaped rice. Enjoy the tender and juicy meat for only $13. Aside from that, they also offer kid-friendly meals and snacks like Shrimp Omelette and Fried Tofu with specialty mayo.

Not a fan of white chicken? Roasted chicken might be the one you’re looking for! 

Location:  425 River Valley Rd, Singapore 248324

Hours: 11 am to 4 pm; 4:30 pm to 10 pm daily

  1. Zamas River Valley  

Want to try authentic Indian cuisine? Zamas will not disappoint. With its wide selection of Indian and Malaysian food, you will never run out of new meals to try. There are plenty of options to choose from, but their Mutton Biryani and Roti Prata are to die for! The kids may try Murtabak, a healthy flatbread commonly stuffed with meat, veggies, or eggs. 

Location:  429 River Valley Rd, Singapore 248328

Hours: 24 hours daily

Chikuyotei Japanese Restaurant

  1. Chikuyotei Japanese Restaurant

From the stonewares used for plating to the food they’re serving, this restaurant is far from being mediocre. You may choose among their lunch sets, from fresh sashimi, charcoal-seared maguro, sushi, and a lot more, but never miss the chance to try their rich, sweet, and tender Unagi. A bit expensive, yes, but it will surely give you a satisfying Japanese fine dining experience with the family.

Location: 207 River Valley Rd, #01-61 UE Square River Wing, Singapore 238275

Hours: 12 nn to 2:30 pm; 6 pm to 10:30 pm | Closed on Sundays

  1. 8picure

If your family loves to hang out in a cozy place, 8picure is the answer. From meat, pasta, to seafood, they got something for the whole squad. In love with anything crab? Their crab cake is phenomenal. Want some pasta? Their Pappardella with meatballs and tomato sauce is unforgettable. 

The sleek and sophisticated interior design of the restaurant deserves a spot on your Instagram feed.

Location:  428 River Valley Rd, #01-04, Singapore 248327

Hours: 12 nn to 2 pm; 6 pm to 10 pm | Closed on Mondays and Sundays

  1. Feng Ji Chicken Rice

One of the most famous eat hubs among locals, this restaurant serves tasty and flavorful chicken rice at a reasonable price. You can get an individual order of their daily set meal promo for only $7.80 SGD per serving. 

Location: 225 River Valley Rd, Singapore 238283

Hours: 10:30 am to 11 pm daily

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