The Halal Travel Podcast | SIDETALK #4 | Halal Food

By Halal Trip | 18, May, 2021

In this episode of Sidetalk, we talk about the Halal Food scene in Singapore. Halal Food eateries are abundant in Singapore and that's a good thing! From Halal Mexican, Greek, Italian to Japanese, Korean and Cantonese, you'll be spoilt for choice. In this episode, we talk about how the Halal food scene has evolved over the years, how much Singaporeans are willing to pay, and the snaking queues that you'll find at recently Halal-certified eateries.


What to Listen For

  • What do you feel about trendy Halal Food trends and cafes?
  • The resurgence of new food and cafes in Singapore - Gastronomic escape in the pandemic
  • Franchising/franchisee
  • What is the main cuisine offered that brings the hype? - Food that hasn't been halal or cuisines that are hard to get halal
  • Strategies to get the halal foods at these hyped places - Wait or beat the crowd?
  • Places the hosts would like to try - Tipo, Picanhas, and La Fez
  • Picanhas', Yakiniku, steaks, and meat - Cuts of the cow, Biodegradable grill and appreciating the food



Picanha cut

Picanha is a cut of beef that was made popular in Brazil, it is sometimes also called top sirloin cap, rump cover, rump cap, or culette depending on where you are. The fat on the picanha is retained with the meat and is known to be the main draw of the picanha cut.

Picanha cut is labeled No. 8 in the diagram below.

Picanhas Beef Cow

Image Credit: MarioMCC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons


Check out our video on the Halal Cafes in Arab Street


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