10 Sights & Bites at Killiney Road (Part 1)
Posted on October 14, 2020
1. House of Rice Roll and Porridge
Enjoy chee cheong fun with various tasty fillings of char siew, prawn, abalone, mango or even XO durian. These ice rolls are delicious and make excellent teatime snacks. Order a few to Tar Pow to share. House of Rice Roll & Porridge is at 89 Killiney Road.
2. French Pastry
If you feel like having French pastry or good bread, drop by Artisan Boulangerie at 118 Killiney Road. Managed by artisan baker Eran Mayer, it has a wide selection including fruit tarts, eclairs, croissants, salads and sandwiches, as well as espresso coffee. All pastry is made on site.
3. Thai & Vietnamese delicacies
Indo-Chinese food is a hit at Killiney, with Thai and Vietnamese food of pretty good quality. Orange Lantern has been serving Vietnamese favorites for a long time, from pho bo to delicious iced Vietnamese coffee, at 73 Killiney Road. Good Thai food is a draw at Suanthai at 101 Killiney Road.
KPO, named after its location at the junction of Killiney, Penang and Orchard Roads, only truly comes alive after office hours, when the executive crowds come to chill out or have a post-work drink during happy hour. At 1 Killiney Road, its glass walls and steel architecture stand out, especially for those who appreciate history as well as modern design. The two-story bar even has a greenhouse on the second floor. Cocktails are well-priced at this popular bar and restaurant. Come early if you want to be certain of a seat.
5. Teck Kee Tanglin Pau or Malay Epok Epok
If you’re in the area and you feel like having a snack, how about a good Char Siew Pau (Pork Bun) from Teck Kee Tanglin Pau at 83 Killiney Road? Or, how about a spicy Malay Epok Epok (curry puff) from Killiney Curry Puff at 93 Killiney Road, where they hand-make their own?
How to get to Killiney Road from Jayleen 1918 Hotel?
At Clarke Quay MRT station, board the train towards To Punggol. Alight at Dhoby Ghaut MRT station at next stop. Then walk to Killiney Road for approximate distance of 900m (15 minutes).
Continue to 10 Sights & Bites at Killiney Road (Part 2).