Top 3 Must-See Seafood Restaurants in Tampines

Tampines New Town , or simply Tampines among the locals , is one of the busiest districts in Singapore. It is known to be the largest residential area in the country with the population of 216 ,000 people , living in Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats. This area was once abundant with trees called Tampines , hence the name. It has become a residential area since the late 1970’s and the rapid growth of this district was unstoppable from then on.Tampines is not only known for its peaceful yet fun neighborhoods , but it is also famous for various restaurants that can be found on almost every corner of the district. These restaurants come in different shapes and sizes , and offer different menu as well (Asian , Italian , French , American , and local recipes , among others).With so many choices available , it is not so surprising that anyone can get overwhelmed. However , Singapore is known to be a seafood country , so might as well divulge in its seafood delicacies before anything else.Kim’s Place. Established by the legendary “Hokkien Mee Master”  Tan Kue Kim in 1980’s , this restaurant is famous for its authentic Hokkien Mee cuisines. This Halal certified entity serves their famous XO Hokkien Mee for $12 , Butter Cereal Prawn for $16 each , and their Fish Maw Soup for only $12. You may also want to try the Steamed Boston Lobster with Garlic for $38 as well as their Balck Crab in Hot Plate and Cheese Crab (prices are based on seasons). Address: 201D Tampines St. 21             #01-1171 Singapore 524201             Tel. 67866390 Fish & Co. Tampines OneFish & Co. is all about fish , fish , and even more fish! The company sprung to life in 1998 , spearheaded by the business partners Ricky Chew and Lambert Yeo. This restaurant serves sumptuous fish cuisines , as well as other seafood specialties like prawns , oysters and mussels. One of their bestsellers is the Fish&chips , some patrons are even calling them the best in town. Other delectable dishes includes the Starter Platter (composed of nachos , fish nuggets , prawn fritters , and fried calamari , with spicy mango vinaigrette , tomato salsa , and tartar sauce for dips) , Fish&Chips from around the world , Portuguese Chili Crab , and the Seafood Spaghetti made with sautéed prawns , mussels , and calamari in tomato sauce. They also have Filo Pizza , perfect for those who want their pizzas made with an “ocean of twist.” For your sweet tooth , Fish&Co. also serves American Cakes and Quenchers.Address: 10 Tanpines Central 1             #04-11 Tampines 1             Singapore 529510             Tel. 6260 0183 Good Year Seafood VillageAlthough some customers complained about this place as not being easy to find , the hunt for the Good Year Seafood Village is worth the try. And of course , with a few good reasons behind it. The first of which is their good tasting Asam Fish (Hong Ban/Red Garoupa in sweet sour sauce) , one of the bestsellers for $22. You can also try 4 Treasures Tofu , with scallops , prawns and broccoli , for $15. Chili crabs and Black Pepper Crab are also must-try.Address: 15 Tampines Avenue              Singapore              Tel. 96425800