Archive for the '10 dollar lunch' Category

Satay-Mu Revisited

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

nasi lemak

Return to Hoka Restaurant

Friday, January 6th, 2012

After the Singaporean Style Fish episode, I decided to return to Hoka Restaurant to see if there was something on the menu that excited my taste buds. I ordered as I was getting seated and two minutes later, a regular Chilli Chicken and rice was on my table. Chilli Chicken consisted of chicken, capsicum, baby […]

Hoka Restaurant

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

I was wondering down William Street, one lunchtime wondering what to eat, when I spotted Hoka’s lunch time special list which included Singaporean Style Fish & Rice. Intrigued, as I never heard of Singaporean Style Fish before, I walked in as a hungry cyclist and ordered a large Singaporean Style Fish & Rice for $10.

Ray’s Kitchen

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Ray’s Kitchen has taken over from Maks Place on William Street. Still has the same signage, same tired decor, and an almost identical menu of Malaysian/Singaporean hawker dishes. While I ate sparingly at Maks Place, I really enjoyed their Roti and Murtabak, but generally found the noodle and rice dishes disappointing. So what did I order first time at Ray’s Kitchen …

Give me some flavours

Friday, October 28th, 2011


Vegetable Biryani

Still recovering from a cold, I thought about trying to treat my taste buds to some subtle flavours for a few seconds, before deciding my taste buds need to taste real flavours and I made the trek up …

It is Tuesday it must be Chicken Rice

Monday, October 10th, 2011

Tak Chee House, William Street
Tuesday 3 October

Is my regular Tuesday lunchtime status update from me when I check in to the Tak Chee House on FourSquare.

So why do I choose Hainanese Chicken Rice from the Tak Chee House, every Tuesday …

Tra Vinh Special Vermicelli Soup

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

Franki Nguyen recommended Tra Vinh to me last year and I made the long trek up William Street passed my current favourite Vietnamese Noodle House, Phong Vinh to Brisbane Streer to Tra Vinh.