06 Mar '15, 4am

‘Lau yankee’ mee pok tar

‘Lau yankee’ mee pok tar

Here's another one of those stalls that you better visit and do so quick. The reason is that the hawker is already past 70 years old and even though he still looks like a "lao yankee" (young at heart)—and behaves like one—he thinks he can probably sell mee pok tar for another 10 years at most. Actually, he still looks quite good for someone his age. When I asked him why he wore a long sleeved shirt while he cooked his mee pok, he simply replied, "because I want to look good!"

Full article: http://www.hungrygowhere.com/dining-guide/hawker/lau-yank...

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