Chin Wah Heng Coffee Shop Matchbox

Chin Wah Heng Coffee Shop Matchbox

A pioneering eatery that helped popularise fish head curry as a Singaporean delicacy. Chef Hoong Ah Kong was one of the first Chinese chef to experiment with this dish created by Indian immigrant M. J. Gomez and it became a hit at his restaurant Chin Wah Heng in 1951.

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REFERENCES
Renuka M. & Rakunathan Narayanan. "Fish head curry". Singapore Infopedia.


Courtesy of Yeo Hong Eng