toa payoh food

Then a large swampy area, Toa Payoh is now a bustling residential district filled with HDB flats and estates. It’s also a sprawling area for leisure – home to various activity spots and restaurants. If you’re visiting the district soon, be sure to check out these 4 food spots for hearty and delectable dishes!

1. The BOILER @ Howard Road

If you’re craving fresh seafood, The BOILER is a great place to visit. You can either choose from their menu of mains, but we recommend getting their seafood bag combo options, particularly the Bombdiggity Bag. Meant for four, the bag comes with a selection of Dungeness or seasonal crabs, prawns, mussels, clams, smoked sausages, sweet pearl corns, and buns. You can also choose from a variety of sauces, ranging from their signature spicy, garlic, and pepper butter sauces.

Address: 18 Howard Rd, #01-06 Novelty Bizcentre, Singapore 369585

Hours: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM and 5:00 PM to 10:30 PM daily

2. Koat Aroy Authentic Thai Cuisine

Koat Aroy is a Thai food gem hidden along a stretch of shops on Irving Road. It’s a must-try if you’re in Toa Payoh and are thinking of going on a Thai food trip. When you visit, get their Tom Yum Soup, Basil Chicken, Glass Noodles with Prawns, and Mango Sticky Rice.

Address: #01-24 @ Commerce 1, Irving Rd, Singapore 369520

Hours: 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM daily (but closed on Sundays)

3. The Boneless Kitchen

For the Vegetarians out there, The Boneless Kitchen serves delectable vegetarian Korean dishes that will surely delight you. Satiate your kimchi craving and get their Kimchi jjigae, Kimchi Fried Rice, and Kimchi Pancake. However, they also offer other Korean food staples, such as Kimbap, Budae Jjigae, Steamed Eggs, and Japchae.

Address: 1 Irving Pl, #01-31 Commerce @ Irving, Singapore 369546

Hours: 12:00 PM to 8:30 PM daily (but closed on Mondays)

4. Liang Kee Teochew Restaurant

Liang Kee Teochew Restaurant is a great place to swing by for authentic Teochew cuisine. They have various delicious dishes, like their Cold Crabs, Pomfret Fish, Braised Duck, and Chilled Prawns. Their Yam Paste is also a crowd favorite, so be sure to get it when you visit!

Address: 556 MacPherson Rd, Singapore 368231

Hours: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM and 5:00 PM to 10:30 PM daily

Toa Payoh is home to many restaurants that serve hearty and sumptuous meals. Whether by yourself or with friends or family, going on a food trip in the area can be a recharging and fun activity. If, when you visit the district, you find yourself needing a loan, be sure to check out Raffles Credit. They are a licensed moneylender offering affordable personal loans near Toa Payoh. Contact us or request a free loan quote to get started.