Posted on February 23rd, 2022
I’ve always had fond memories of Bukit Merah Central(the now-defunct Bukit Merah Library was my weekend getaway when I was a child). It is now a community hub, and No. 25 Minced Meat Noodles is located at the coffee shop right down the street from it.
The young chef at the helm was in the food industry for nearly a decade, but mostly had experience with Western cuisine. Why the switch then? He felt that the hawker culture was dying, but the stall was also born out of he and his fiancee’s love for traditional Bak Chor Mee. As for the number 25, it is a loving nod to the couple’s anniversary date — a meaningful touch to their business venture.
I had a go at their Signature Minced Meat Noodle ($7), and the bowl was topped with a generous amount of minced meat, fried ti p...