A lot of people says there is a lot of good food in Geylang but it is difficult to find a parking space there. There are few teochew porridge in Geylang and here I smell nice braised gravy coming from Teo Sheng teochew porridge at Geylang.
There is a wide variety of dishes to select in Teo Sheng teochew porridge stall.
The bitter gourd is cooked with egg and it don’t taste that bitter.
The cabbage is never a miss when eating teochew porridge, especially the cabbage has to be cooked in slow fire for long hours so that cabbage will soft, sweet and tasty. This plate of cabbage is soft and tasty.
When order clams, you will worry that there are more empty shell than the clams meat because if the clams are overcook, the meat will “detach” from the clam shell and left with empty shell. If the clams is not cooked, the clams shell will not be opened and you will have a hard time eating it. But this plate of clams, you can see that the clams meat are nicely “attached” to the shell and the shell is wide open, so it is easier to eat and it is just nicely cooked. For this case, if you happen to see a tightly closed clams, is normally due to the clam is full of mud inside.
Another dish not to missed when having teochew porridge is the cai pu egg 菜脯煎蛋 (beaten egg with preserved radish).
Simple steam fish with ginger is one of teochew dish. When eating teochew cooking style of fish, the fish has to be fresh enough so that it will not have fishy smell. This dish is a big fat fish and does not contain fishy smell.
The fishcake in teochew porridge stall is also a must order dish.
Spicy mince meat is very nice to go with porridge, however this dish is very oily as you can see the chilli oil on the plate.
Petai with ikan bilis. Not everyone love petai but petai is a dish that brings a lot of health benefits such as improve digestion. You may like to read out more health benefits on petai here.
Potato mincemeat, the potato is tasty and it is cooked till very soft.
Shark meat cook with chilli.
Garlic fried spinach and the texture is soft.
Last but not least is the porridge. Their porridge is cooked with sweet potato. With all the dishes above plus bowls of porridge and rice, it costs S$57.40.
Here is what you need to look for if you intend to try Teo Sheng Teochew Porridge at Geylang.
Teo Sheng Teochew Porridge (潮成潮州粥)
5 Geylang Lorong 39
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– More ♥ in $$$ means more expensive
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