Tiong Bahru Wet Market
Tiong Bahru Wet Market is well known as one of the markets of freshest produce in Singapore. It is located in 30 Seng Poh Road, Singapore 168898 with operating hours daily from early morning to 13:00. At some of its stalls, produce is packaged in sealed plastics like the way it is in supermarket. This is to make it more convenient for shoppers to buy the market produce.
Tiong Bahru Wet Market is a traditional market drawing international crowd. It is popular among international residents, especially expats living in Singapore. You will be impressed with a variety of Western fresh produce available there. Australian and New Zealand beef at half the price of the supermarket is a highlight of this market. The imported fresh meats are available at a reasonable price in this market.
At one of the market’s entrances, it is a place to get different varieties of flowers, especially orchids at reasonable price. There are a few floral stalls selling fresh cut orchids and orchid plants with a beautiful selection at reasonable and affordable prices. An orchid branch is offered at the prices from 40 cents to 1.20 Singapore dollars, depending on the varieties. You can get the best bargain for the beautiful flowers in this location.
This place might be popular for its café-lined streets and old-school architecture, but the wet market is the heart of this hip village. It is a clean and open space which is not big nor small. This is a good one if you want to bring the kids along for an adventure. This is where you can find a vast selection of seasonal produce, tofu and Australian meats or New Zealand beef. You can pick up a bunch of fresh flower blooms on your way out at the flower stall – ginger flowers and orchids are a bargain.
If you want to spend a whole weekend day enjoying those listed things available at Tiong Bahru Estate, you can do it because Tiong Bahru Wet Market is in close proximity to the area with dazzling coffee shops, restaurants and bookstores.
Tiong Bahru Wet Market features modern shopping facilities with good ventilating system and ample walkways. The shopkeepers are friendly and helpful with their ready smiles to warmly welcome people. The famous Tiong Bahru Food Centre, one of the best hawker centres in Singapore, is located above the Tiong Bahru Wet Market. This famous food court is home to a lot of delicious local foods such as roasted sliced duck, lor mee, fried kway teow, chwee kueh, wonton soup and pig’s organ soup.