Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Prince Taiwan Porridge @ Cheong Chin Nam Road

This was our family dinner on Sunday night. The nights are cool these days and it's nice to have porridge. I think there are many people who seems to be craving porridge these days too. (You know who you are. )

We went to Prince Taiwan Porridge. There's two porridge places along this road.

We noticed something though. People seem to shift their liking. Some weeks you see everyone goes to the Hokkien place, and the Cantonese one is quiet. On other weeks, the Cantonese ones are packed and only a few people at the Hokkien place. We wonder why?

But as a Hokkien, we always seem to like this Hokkien porridge more. Cantonese porridge has dishes that are too 'cold' for us. :-p

As usual, we always order the same old stuff. Dont know why, but we just expect the person ordering to order it. LOL

Chicken in wine sauce on a mini wok.

The kangkong with garlic.

The Mei Cai Kou Rou.

This was something new on the menu I think. These crispy fish are yummy. The next time we come here, we might order it again.

The without fail dish, Chai Por Nerng.

I love the sze chuan veg and thinly sliced pork.

The minced pork with aubergine.

We all ate the dishes with sweet potato porridge. The porridge warms our heart.
Oh, there's free flow of rice and porridge if you are a 'rice bin'.

Food's not super spectacular, but it's just comfort food nearby for us.

Prince Taiwan Porridge
9 Cheong Chin Nam Road
Singapore 599734

Tel: 64670289
Hours: 11 am - 3 pm, 5 pm till very late.

It's cash only by the way.

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Kenny Mah said...

Me! Me! Me! I'm a 'fan tong'... a veritable rice bin extraordinaire... Limitless supply of porridge, eh? Count me in!

dilutedmagnetics said...

Wah... so much "liao" ah.

Unknown said...

haha this one is at the bukit timah there one right? is the food authentic? lol

red fir said...

Are you talking about me hur? :)

What do you mean Cantonese and Hokkien? Isn't it Taiwanese vs Teochew? I quite like the Teochew porridge at the other side.

Noodlegirl said...

Oh my I found your blog from another site! I sooo miss all these food especially since I have not gone back to Singapore in like over 4 years! Was in Hawaii now Ashland ugh the Asian food in Ashland is not even really Asian food so sad!

Maddie Madwolfie said...

:) I used to stay at 9A, just above the shop :P wahahaha :D

Always thought they should have new dishes though :D

Unknown said...

How can you stay so thin and yet a carbo bin? *wonders*

So many people eat then get to order many things ;-)

Ya, the Bukit Timah one.
Can lah.. :-)

haha.. you should know.

The shop says Taiwan Porridge and has the word Hokkien Cuisine written there too. I thought it was Cantonese leh. no meh? Is it Teochew ah?

Come back home!

So, you must have eaten there all the time? Frequent diner discount?

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