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Hokkien noodles with add-ons

The version with sambal belacan pork belly comes with sliced pork belly, sotong rings and prawns.
The version with sambal belacan pork belly comes with sliced pork belly, sotong rings and prawns.ST PHOTO: TAN KENG YAO

There is a four-month-old corner stall in a Bukit Panjang coffee shop with two signboards and two menu boards, each menu offering very different items.

At one corner of the stall, the signboard says Mian Wang 1971, selling Hokkien mee and char kway teow, while at the other corner is Lao Cai's Curry And Braised Meat, which sells curry rice bowls.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on April 07, 2019, with the headline 'Hokkien noodles with add-ons'. Print Edition | Subscribe