Chin Mee Chin – A Walk Down Memory Lane #sgfood #sgmemory
When you talk about coffee and toast in Singapore, the names of “Killiney” and “Yakun” has almost become synonymous with the local breakfast culture. Of course after the franchising, they are now considered a lot more contemporary and commercialised. Then you know there is something missing… (Read: 20 Best Singapore Local Cafes – For Kopi & Toast ) For a taste of the old-styled coffee shops where you can step back into the memory lanes (For some #SgMemory ), the residents of Katong should be more familiar with Chin Mee Chin Confectionery, otherwise known as CMC. The Hainanese coffeeshop 真美珍茶室 along East Coast Road, presently owned by Mr. Tang See Fang, was founded by the owner’s father in 1925. There is a certain nostalgic charm in this little shop, with mosaic blue/white tiles, marble top tables, a mixture of wooden chairs and ceiling fans. The Food Other than kaya toast,...