Are you looking for a place where you can enjoy some of the best Nasi Lemak here? This fragrant rice dish made with rice, coconut milk and pandan leaf is commonly found in Malaysia, but it’s also considered one of Singapore’s native delicacies. As the years go by, many chefs have innovated and made this simple dish extraordinary. Check out some famous places where you can find delicious Nasi Lemak in Singapore:
1. The Coconut Club at Ann Siang Hill
A plate starts at $12.80. Optional add-ons include beef rendang, otak-otak and fried fish. This is one of the Singapore Prime Minister‘s choices.
Address: 6 Ann Siang Hill, Singapore 069787
Phone: 6635 2999
Opening Hours: Tue-Sat 11am to 3pm. Closed on Mondays and Sundays.
2. Revolution Café
Owned by Celebrity Mod Sin Chef Shen Tan, who is famous for her Nasi Lemak, this restaurant serves five Nasi Lemak rice sets featuring dishes such as crispy pork, crispy fried chicken, five- spice pork confit, beef rendang and chicken rendang. Prices range from $4.90 to $9.90.
Address: #01-03A, Infinite Studio, 21 Media Cir, Singapore 138562
Opening Hours: 9am to 6pm daily
3. Boon Lay Power Nasi Lemak
Always expect a long queue here, as this is the home of fresh Nasi Lemak. All ingredients are fresh and they make sure that their food is served sizzling hot. Although it’s always crowded, they have maintained their quality.
Address: #01-106, Boon Lay Food Village, 221B Boon Lay Place, Singapore 642221
Phone: 9006 4730
Opening Hours: Tue-Sun 6am to 3am. Closed on Mondays.
4. Mizzy Corner
Inside Changi Village, Mizzy Corner serves standard chicken Nasi Lemak sets that cost $3.50, which come with a fried chicken wing, fried egg, ikan bilis, sambal and a slice of cucumber.
Address: #01-26, Changi Village Market and Food Centre, 2 Changi Village Road, Singapore 500002
Opening Hours: Mon-Thu 7am to 11pm. Fri, Sat & Sun 24 hours.
5. Tan Beng Otah Delights
If you love otak-otak, this is the home of the best otah. Freshly wrapped and filled with mackerel meat and some spices fit for your meticulous taste buds, enjoy your otah with a packet of traditional nasi lemak wrapped in banana leaf.
Address: #01-74, Old Airport Road Food Centre, 51 Old Airport Road, Singapore 390051
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri 10am to 4pm. Sat & Sun 7am to 4pm. Closed on Wednesdays.
6. Sri Sujana Muslim Food
Branded as one of the best Nasi Lemak in Singapore, the price of meals varies depending on the ingredients you order. Expect a long queue, but the taste is worth the wait.
Address: #01-30, Changi Village Market and Food Centre, 2 Changi Village Road, Singapore 500002
Opening Hours: Tue-Sun 8am to 2am. Closed on Mondays.
7. No. 1 Adam’s Nasi Lemak
Located beside Selera Rasa Nasi Lemak is the home of the best mutton rendang. The waiting time could be your greatest enemy here because many people would order 10-15 packets each.
Address: Stall #01, Adam Food Centre, 2 Adam Road, Singapore 289876
Opening Hours: 8.30am to 1pm. Closed on Tuesdays.
8. Fong Seng Fast Food Nasi Lemak
Their specialty is Nasi Lemak with chicken wing, ikan bilis, peanuts, otah and egg. Fong Seng will give you a glut of side dishes such as vegetables, curry and various meats.
Address: 22 Clementi Road, Singapore 129751
Opening Hours: 24 hours daily
9. Hon Ni Kitchen
With two stalls in the hawker centre, Hon Ni Kitchen sells Nasi Lemak at a very affordable price. They also offer luncheon meat, fried kuning fish, fishcakes, stir-fried long beans, ikan bilis, otah, fried eggs and more.
Address: #01-07, Blk 216 Bedok North Street 1, Singapore 460216
Opening Hours: Tue-Sat 7.30am to 2pm. Closed on Mondays and Sundays.
10. Chong Pang Nasi Lemak
Currently located along the busy Sembawang Road, Chong Pang serves Chinese-style Nasi Lemak with a delectable array of side dishes to choose from.
Address: 447 Sembawang Road, Singapore 758458
Phone: 6756 0048
Opening Hours: 5pm to 7am daily.
11. Ponggol Nasi Lemak
A top choice of many food enthusiasts, this restaurant is run by family members. They use high quality rice accentuated by coconut and pandan leaf. The consistency of their grain will make you really enjoy the rice itself.
Address: 965 Upper Serangoon Road, Singapore 534721
Phone: 6281 0020
Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 3.30am. Closed on Thursdays.
12. Market Street Nasi Lemak
Situated in a hawker centre in the CBD, you will always notice a long queue during lunch time. Operated by two brothers, the price starts at $2.50, which includes fragrant rice, fried chicken drumstick, fish fillet, otah, egg and ikan bilis.
Address: #02-24, Golden Shoe Carpark, 50 Market Street, Singapore 048940
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri 8.30am to 7.30pm. Sat 8.30am to 3pm. Closed on Sundays.
13. Bali Nasi Lemak
Owned by a woman who came from a family selling Nasi Lemak, this eatery sells crispy chicken wings with rice and wheat flour. This store also serves distinct dishes such as sambal petai, otah, brinjal and more.
Address: No. 2, Geylang Lorong 15, Singapore 388596
Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 4am. Closed on alternate Sundays.
14. Latiffa Huri
A Nasi Lemak plus otah set will cost you $4.80. Not bad! The chicken here is crispy outside and tender inside.
Address: #01-426, 7 Stars Coffee Shop, 498 Jurong West Street 41, Singapore 640498
Opening Hours: 5.30am to 2pm, or till sold out.
15. Warung Ijo
If you’re looking for vegetarian Indonesian cuisine, this is the place to visit. The mock meat here is good. Friendly staff will always attend to all your needs. The environment is cool and you can sit on swings while enjoying your food.
Address: 337 Beach Road, Singapore 199565
Opening Hours: 11am to 9pm. Closed on Mondays.
Phone: +65 88578600
16. Madas Nasi Lemak
Located in a small coffee shop in Yishun, Madas serves fragrant, slightly cooked rice so you can enjoy its crunchiness. Their chicken wing is marinated well, crispy outside and juicy inside.
Address: 233 Yishun Street 21,#01-472, Choh Dee Place, Singapore 760233
Opening Hours: 8am to 2pm. Closed on Tuesdays.
Phone: +65 96580729
17. Momo Kitchen
Visit the homely Momo Kitchen for a big and flavourful plate of butterfly pea Nasi Lemak that will leave you salivating for more — and it only costs $5.90. Their signature dish — handmade crystal dumplings — is also a must-try.
Address: 146 Jalan Bukit Merah, #01-1090, Singapore 160146
Opening Hours: Mon, Wed-Fri 10am – 3pm. Sat-Sun 11.30am – 8.30pm. Closed on Tuesdays.
Phone: +65 97901872
18. Harmony Nasi Lemak
If you’re looking for delicious Nasi Lemak and a quick lunch, Harmony Nasi Lemak is the place for you. Their signature Nasi Lemak Chicken set starts at $10.88.
Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard, #01-510/511, Suntec City Tower 1, Singapore 038983
Phone: +65 81290981
19. Mount Faber Nasi Lemak
Small but terrific! Despite being a small shop, they offer one of the best Chinese-style nasi lemak with a variety of dishes.
Address: 47 Kreta Ayer Road, Singapore 089006
Phone: +65 97889899