We’ve heard the age-old debate between East-siders and West-siders. With multiple shopping malls in the vicinity, West-siders have always pitted Jurong East as their crown jewel. What to eat in Jurong East after all of that shopping is, therefore, a question many of us non-West-siders ask.
Navigating Jurong East can be quite a daunting task if you’re unfamiliar with the area. Not to worry, though, we’ve got you covered. Here are 6 places for good food in Jurong East if you’re ever making the journey to the West!
1. ANDES by ASTONS: Halal-certified western food for the family
Good ol’ comfort western food never fails to hit the spot. Thankfully, ANDES by ASTONS in IMM offers a wide variety of options on its halal-certified menu and is a must when it comes to the best food in Jurong East. Some of their signatures include the indulgent Prime Sirloin ($20.50) and New York Strip ($24.50). You also can’t go wrong with their ever-popular Chargrilled Chicken ($13) and Fiery Chicken ($13.50). Even better, every dish comes with two sides, giving you the best bang for the buck!
Address: 2 Jurong East Street 21, #01-19, Singapore 609601
Located in Jem, Ichiban Boshi offers contemporary Japanese cuisine that you can enjoy from home or the office with islandwide delivery. Choose from classics like the Chicken Teriyaki Don ($12.25) and Tempura Udon ($15.60), or take it up a notch with the exquisite Unajyu ($28) and Ichiban Jyu ($18.65). For those of you looking for fuss-free options, they also offer a wide range of flavoursome bentos such as the Saba Teriyaki Bento ($16.35).
5. Nipong Naepong: Fusion Korean food in Jurong East
“What to eat in Jurong East?” Well, if you miss eating your way through Korea, you can recreate that experience at home with Nipong Naepong, located at Jem. Indulge in all-time Korean favourites like Jjajangmyeon ($16.65), Cha Ppong (from $19.05), as well as Il Ppong (from $19.05). They’ve even got fusion dishes, such as the Sichuan-inspired Beef Mala Ppong (from $19.05) and Ni Pizza – Sweet Potato ($21.45).
Address: 2 Jurong East Street 21, #02-24, Singapore 609601
Haven’t decided what to eat in Jurong East during your next visit? Well, you could stay home and have this neighbourhood’s best eats sent to your doorstep instead! Check out Oddle Eats for a list of over 800 restaurants with islandwide food delivery, for the best of the West wherever you are.