Best Halal Restaurants & Cafes In West Singapore - from Prawn Noodles, Mexican to Japanese Cuisine

19 October 2020

There’s a wide range of activities to do in West of Singapore, such as traversing the Jurong Eco-Garden, rekindling memories at Old Ford Factory and stargazing at The Observatory. Besides these, foodies will be delighted to know that there are many dining spots in the West! Here are the best halal restaurants you can try when you’re at West of Singapore.

Read: Best Halal Restaurants & Cafes in Central Singapore - from Shellout, Salad Bar, Steakhouse to Thai Cuisine

1. Da Jie Niang Dou Fu

Source: Da Jie Niang Dou Fu

Source: Da Jie Niang Dou Fu

Whether you like your bowl of Yong Tau Foo with soup, dry, black sauce or with tom yum, Da Jie Niang Dou Fu has more than five different options you can pick from. Here, instead of lumping all your picks together, they separate the fried items and re-fry them before serving. For mala lovers, get for the mala option, soup or dry, for a fiery delight.

Address: 354 Clementi Ave 2, #01-253, S120354
Opening hours: Daily 10am – 9.30pm

2. Jalapeno South-West

Source: Jalapeno South-West

Source: Jalapeno South-West

Source: Jalapeno South-West

Finding Halal Mexican cuisine in Singapore is no easy feat as they usually contain pork. But the good folks at Jalapeno Southwest is one of the very few dishing out Halal tacos and quesadillas, at an affordable price. Besides its brightly coloured interior with artistic illustrations, we can’t rave enough of the Chicken Quesadilla ($10.90) – grilled chicken, cheese, sautéed onions and pickled jalapeno is a blessed marriage of flavours. Other recommended dishes include Supremo Tacos ($12.90) and Beef Fajitas ($14.90).

Address: 321 Clementi Ave 3, #01-09, S129905
Opening hours: Daily 11am – 11pm

3. The Co-Op

Source: The Co-Op

Managed by the good folks of The Black Hole Group, The Co-Op unites all the best dishes from their other dining establishments - pasta from Tipo, tacos from Afterwit and fish and chips from The Mad Sailors. They have raised the bar with with the Ribeye Steak 200g Australian Grass-Fed ($23.90) – the high amount of marbled fat, grilled to perfection is a party in your mouth waiting to happen. Truly a bang for your buck, this dish is a must-try. Big on quality ingredients, they also make their own pasta fresh daily.

Address: HomeTeamNS Bukit Batok, 2 Bukit Batok West Ave 7, #01-07
Opening hours: Daily 12pm – 10pm

4. Deanna’s Kitchen

Source: Deanna's Kitchen

Source: Deanna's Kitchen

What’s the best food to have on a rainy day? A bowl of piping hot prawn noodles from Deanna’s Kitchen of course. Their signature Big Prawns & Clams Mee ($9), comes with a generous amount of juicy prawns, clams and yellow noodles in a flavourful prawn broth which you’ll slurp to the last drop. And check out their enormous bowl with lobster and crayfish!

Address: Padi Emas Coffeeshop, Blk 214 Jurong East St 21, S600214
Opening hours: Daily 12pm – 9pm, closed on Mondays

5. Tongue Tip Lanzhou Beef Noodles

Source: Tongue Tip Lanzhou Beef Noodles

Hailing from China, Tongue Tip Lanzhou Beef Noodles allows you to customise your noodle bowl to suit your personal preference. Select from any three soup bases (with more than 15 herbs used) and eight noodle options. Or simply order the Signature Beef Noodles ($8.90), Dry Beef Noodles ($8.90), Mala Spicy Beef Noodles ($9.50) and Sauerkraut Beef Noodles ($9.90).

Address: Jurong Point, 63 Jurong West Central 3, #03-105, S648331
Opening hours: Daily 11am – 10pm

6. Isuramuya Japanese Restaurant & Marketplace

Source: Isuramuya Japanese Restaurant & Marketplace

Source: Isuramuya Japanese Restaurant & Marketplace

Source: Isuramuya Japanese Restaurant & Marketplace

Savour a hearty bowl of ramen and the freshest sushi at Isuramuya Japanese Restaurant & Marketplace, where all ingredients are flown directly from the Land of the Rising Sun. Located in JCube, the restaurant’s must-order is the Spider Maki Roll, 8 pieces of yummy goodness made with breaded soft shell crab, cucumber, avocado, spicy mayonnaise, rolled inside nori, sushi rice and encapsulated with juicy fish roe.

Enjoy a bowl of flavourful Shio Ramen with Tori Karaage - al dente ramen noodles cooked to perfection, with each sip of the umami broth complementing the texture of the noodles. If you’d like an extra spicy kick, add in some chilli powder for a fiery delight. The restaurant also serves a range of don (rice bowls) options such as Salmon Teriyaki Don, Yakiniku Don (Stir-Fried Beef) and Tori Katsu Curry Rice. The restaurant also has a mini marketplace where you can get Japanese food items such as miso paste and soba noodles.

Address: JCube, 2 Jurong East Central 1, #04-19, S609731
Opening hours: Daily 11.30am – 9.30pm

7. Prata Alley

Source: Prata Alley

Prata needs no explanation, as we’re all familiar with this delicious dough and we eat it at any time of the day! Drop by Prata Alley, dubbed as Clementi’s hipster Indian food joint, it is an air-conditioned eatery that has unique and innovative rendition of local dishes.

Have you ever tried Pizza Prata? Here, you can try The Big One, their signature prata dish which uses a prata as the base, topped with salami, peppers, olives, chicken chunks and sprinkled with generous mozzarella cheese. If you’d like more carbs, order the visually appealing Turmeric Rush, the restaurant’s rendition of fried rice that is not only aromatic but also delicious. Served with an egg sunny side up, cucumbers and fried prawns.

Address: 321 Clementi Ave 3, #01-12, S129905
Opening hours: Daily 9am – 11pm

8. Siam Kitchen

Halal Thai restaurants are prevalent in Singapore, but finding the one that truly serves authentic Thai cuisine is no easy feat. At Siam Kitchen, experience a gastronomical delight with Thai dishes prepared by renowned chefs from Thailand. They use only the best quality ingredients that enhances the dishes’ flavour.

Order their signatures such as the Butterfly Chicken, a street food dish commonly found in Thai street markets. No need to travel for its mouth-watering food, a bite of this chicken will bring you to the Land of a Thousand Smiles. The restaurant is ideal for families, where you can share huge portion dishes such as the Steamed Garoupa with Spicy Garlic Lime Dressing and Tom Yum Curry.

Address: Lot One, 21 Choa Chu Kang Avenue 4, #02-25, S689812
Opening hours: Daily 11.30am – 9.30pm

9. Spize Temasek Club Rifle Range

Source: Spize Temasek Rifle Range 

Source: Spize Temasek Rifle Range 

Nestled in a secluded location off Bukit Timah Road, Spize Temasek Club at Rifle Range is quite a distance from public transportation. But the view from the restaurant of Bukit Timah Nature Reserve and the swimming pool on the ground floor is probably one of the best in West Singapore. They are known for serving an extensive menu of Asian, Western and Mediterranean cuisines, there is definitely something for everyone.

Make sure you save some room for dessert – satisfy your sweet tooth with the Lavender Cream Brulee, Cocoa Colony Belgian Waffles and Granny Smith Apple Crumble that’ll wrap up your meal beautifully. Request for the seats by the glass window, overlooking the pool for a pleasant dining experience.

Address: 131 Rifle Range Road, #03-04, S588406
Opening hours: Daily 8am – 11pm

10. Yassin Kampung Seafood (Clementi)

Source: Yassin Kampung

Source: Yassin Kampung

Treat your family to a spread at Yassin Kampung Seafood (Clementi)! With a brightly lit al fresco dining area, embellished with fairy lights and rattan chairs, it is the perfect restaurant for family dinners. Their other outlets are located at Admiralty, Marsiling and Bedok.

They serve excellent Zi Char dishes that hit all the right spots. If you’re up for something that’ll awaken your senses, order the Kampung Durian Chicken that almost looks like a salted egg yolk chicken (except it’s not!). Once you have a closer look, you’ll smell the aromatic durian scent – a must-try for durian lovers! Although every piece is coated with the durian gravy, the chicken is still crispy and juicy.

Have you ever tried a dish where you can taste a mixture of sweet, spicy and sour? If not, order the Three Flavoured Fish, a Garoupa smothered with a savoury sauce.

Address: 106 Clementi Street 12, #01-56, S120106
Opening hours: Daily 11am – 12am

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