Ever craved for a comforting and heart-warming bowl of porridge and didn’t know where to head to? Well, fret not! We’re here to help by introducing to you one of the best pork porridge in Singapore! Nestled away at Veerasamy Road lies Johor Road Boon Kee Pork Porridge where this legendary stall draws snaking long queues for their scrumptious porridge! What makes their porridge such a stand-out? Let’s take a look!
Legendary Porridge Stall At Yi He Eating House
Known to be one of the oldest pork porridge stalls in Singapore, Johor Road Boon Kee Pork Porridge first started out as a simple pushcart along Johore Road in the 1950s. The popular stall is now run by second-generation owners and continues to serve up one of the best pork porridge in Singapore! Even to this day, they still maintain a loyal following of customers, with their porridge often being sold out by early afternoon!
Choose from four main ingredients that you can mix and match with- Pork, Chicken, Sliced Fish, and Cuttlefish. Feel free to come up with your own combination of ingredients for the perfect bowl of congee to enjoy! Considering the stall name, however, you definitely can’t leave the stall without trying their signature pork porridge!
The Pork Porridge ($3.50) comes with a thick and flavourful congee, with generous amounts of minced pork, pork slices, and pork liver for one tasty and heart-warming dish. The various pork ingredients are all well-cooked and do not have the overwhelming pork taste that not all stalls have managed to achieve! Be sure to add in a drizzle of soy sauce and a dash of pepper for an extra kick of flavour!
Besides your pork, the tasty dish also comes topped with an array of condiments like youtiao, chye poh, fried shallots, pork lard, and spring onions. Each ingredient elevates the dish with new dimensions of flavour and textures, making every bite simply heavenly! For ultimate enjoyment, be sure to add both an egg and century egg for only $0.50 each! The extra layer of creaminess from the egg and the added oomph of flavour from the century egg elevates the dish to another level! A scrumptious and comforting dish that you simply must try!
Try Johor Road Boon Kee Pork Porridge Today!
As they open at 6.45am daily, it is the perfect breakfast spot to head to if you’re in the area! Do note they close at 2pm, so head down early to avoid missing out! Do be prepared to wait for at least 20 minutes as the queues get pretty long, especially during peak hours! Hurry down and try one of the best pork porridge in Singapore today!
Address: 638 Veerasamy Rd, Yi He Eating House, Singapore 200638
Operating Hours: Daily, except for Mon, 6:45 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Cover Photo: @simon_golfernfoodie (Instagram)
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