Haji M. Abdul Rajak has soup kambing at Upper Boon Keng Market & Food Centre
Like many older folks, my father loves to regale me with stories of his youth. One of his fondest memories involves him playing football with his friends near his old home in Upper Boon Keng. After games, they would walk over to Haji M. Abdul Rajak, a soup kambing stall, for a meal.
For those unaware, soup kambing is a Muslim Indian mutton soup that is stewed in rich spices and served with bread.
Today, my father is 64, and the popularity of soup kambing has waned greatly over the years. Haji M. Abdul Rajak, however, is still going strong, and remains the most iconic soup kambing stall in Singapore.
To find out how it has withstood the test of time, I dropped by the stall at Upper Boon Keng Market & Food Centre to try the famous mutton soup myself.
Food at Haji M. Abdul Rajak
Haji M. Abdul Rajak only sells soup kambing, but allows you to choose the cut of mutton, thereby varying the ...