Jalan Kayu: "Roti Prata: a Singapore original" Singapore Restaurant Tip by heryanta

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If you have never had Roti Prata before you're missing out. It's the Singaporean version of the French crepe - a thin, crispy pancake served warm.
The original version is slightly salty and is normally served with curry, either chicken or mutton.

There are also a lot of varieties: sweet ones with banana, ice cream or chocolate for example.

The best ones are sold from 24 hour small shops along Jalan Kayu (Kayu Road) - it's a little bit out of the way but Singapore is not that large to start with.
The one that is famous is callled Thasevi food shop number 237

Address: 237 Jalan Kayu
Price Comparison: less expensive than average
Directions: It's about 2 miles North East of Ang Mo Kio MRT - Best to take a taxi from that station
Phone: 6481 8941
Price: less than US$10
Rating: 4
Theme: Local

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 24, 2007
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