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8 Best Bakkwa Shops in Singapore [2024]

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Best Bakkwa Singapore
Best Bakkwa Singapore

If you’re looking for the best bakkwa in Singapore, look no further! We’ve compiled a list of the 8 Best Bakkwa Shops in town, based on customer reviews and ratings.

From traditional bakkwa to modern twists, there’s something for everyone on this list. Whether you’re looking for something sweet or savory, we’ve got you covered. So what are you waiting for? Check out our list and start indulging in some delicious bakkwa today!

1. Fragrance Bakkwa

Fragrance Bakkwa - BakKwa Singapore
Fragrance Bakkwa – BakKwa Singapore (Credit: Fragrance)
Key ServicesGourmet grocery store
Address60 Woodlands Terrace
Singapore 738466
Websitehttps://www.fragrance.com.sg/
Phone 6257 8608
Emailsales@fragrance.com.sg
Operating hoursDaily:
10AM–10PM

In 1969, Madam Ong began selling bakkwa in Singapore, influenced by the country’s newly founded zeal and optimism. Ms. Ong’s barbecued meat was so delicious that Singaporeans from all walks of life flocked to her restaurant in search of a taste. The brand name was “Fragrance” in Chinese, after the barbecued meat’s natural scent.

The Tan family, the heirs of Madam Ong, has continued to champion Singapore’s indomitable spirit after independence. Every Singaporean’s pride in their gastronomic traditions has helped Fragrance develop into one of the region’s quickest-growing chains and a leader in barbecued meats.

Key Differentiators

  • Products are manufactured in Singapore based on time-honored recipes
  • Highest quality of ingredients 
  • Built on the foundations of quality, progress, trust, and customer satisfaction

Customer Testimonial

Often they have 50% Sales and you can get good Bak Kwa at less than $30 per kg. Located below the Chinatown Pedestrian Bridge, it sells all types of Bak Kwa from premium bacon to loose bits. Bak Kwa is grilled fresh at outlet.

It also sells all snacks Singaporean like fish skins, bak hoo, sour plums etc. Accepts all major cards.

Soo Hin Yeoh

2. New Peng Hiang Pte Ltd

New Peng Hiang Pte Ltd - Bakkwa Singapore
New Peng Hiang Pte Ltd – Bakkwa Singapore (Credit: New Peng Hiang Pte Ltd)
Key ServicesGourmet grocery store
Address15 Woodlands Loop #03-35/36 Singapore 738322
Websitehttps://www.newpenghiang.com/
Phone(+65) 6753 7707
Emailinquiry@newpenghiang.com

New Peng Hiang’s Bakkwa, serve bakkwa made with top-notch ingredients and tried-and-true methods. There are no preservatives, MSG, or artificial additives used in their bakkwa. For over 30 years, every bite of bakkwa has been handcrafted in bamboo sieves. For hours, the bakkwa is smoked over charcoal to enhance the fragrance.

Key Differentiators

  • Produce the best quality products
  • Made with premium ingredients
  • Traditional recipes

3. Bee Cheng Hiang

Bee Cheng Hiang - Bakkwa Singapore
Bee Cheng Hiang – Bakkwa Singapore (Credit: Bee Cheng Hiang via Facebook)
Key ServicesGourmet Grocery Store
AddressStore Locations
Websitehttps://www.beechenghiang.com.sg/
Phone+65 6500 0888
Emailbch@bch.com.sg

The company is, in fact, much more than a “bakkwa” operation. Their aim is to become Asia’s top food firm, supplying high-quality goods and services to a worldwide clientele. Clients may rest easy while eating their meals knowing that they are safe thanks to the company’s commitment to food safety.

The bakkwa is made entirely of natural ingredients, with no added meat tenderizer, preservatives, artificial flavors, or colors.

Key Differentiators

  • Providing quality products
  • High-quality services to the global market
  • Made with 100% natural ingredients

Customer Testimonial

Today I went to bought some pork floss around 11.30pm(12 Feb 2022). The male staff is very friendly, very good service and polite. Happy for 1st time buying experience

Abbie Tan

4. Peng Guan

Peng Guan - Bakkwa Singapore
Peng Guan – Bakkwa Singapore (Credit: Peng Guan)
Key ServicesButcher shop deli
Address335 Smith Street, Chinatown Complex Food Centre 02-036, Singapore 050335
Websitehttps://pengguan.com.sg/
Phone+65 9684 8386
Emailenquiries@pengguan.com.sg
Operating hoursTuesday to Sunday:
8AM–3:45PM

Mr. Zhang Ziyue and Mr. Lee Kok Keong started Peng Guan in 2014, out of a shared passion for barbequed pig jerky, or bakkwa. Ziyue is no stranger to the bakkwa industry.

The pair would spend their weekends as hobby chefs, producing bakkwa and giving them to friends and family, fueled by their enthusiasm and expertise gained from growing up in the business.

Key Differentiators

  • Brazillian Pork
  • Charcoal Grilled
  • Handmade Daily

Customer Testimonial

Moist glistening and tender. Nicely charred edges, perfect sweetness and flavorful. Thicker than KHG and LCG but very tender. Absolutely one of the best. Damn shiok. Vacuum pack is great but the box is a waste of resource.

Case Woo

5. Old Seng Choong

Old Seng Choong - Bakkwa Singapore
Old Seng Choong – Bakkwa Singapore (Credit: Old Seng Choong via Facebook)
Key ServicesSouvenir store
AddressStore Locators
Websitehttps://www.oldsengchoong.com/
Phone +65  8518 1413
Operating hoursMon to Fri: 9AM to 6PM

Do you want to get a little more creative with your bakkwa snacks this Chinese New Year? Old Seng Choong has all-new delights like black truffle or yuzu bakkwa ready for consumption.

Some are made with Brazilian pork and a combination of summer black truffle paste and white truffle oil, while some is an exquisite treat with zest and yuzu juice. Of course, you may also get the traditional version if that’s what you prefer.

Key Differentiators

  • Does Facebook live
  • Rolling out promotional items for calendar events 
  • Focuses on traditional festive treats 

Customer Testimonial

Great tasting local flavoured cookies! I tried the Goreng Pisang which was quite average and requires more banana taste. The Cereal Prawn flavour was soooo GOOD, packed full with cereal flavour and you can also taste the prawn. Super addictive and legit to the name of the cookie!

Will be back to try the Laksa, Satay and BKT flavour! Also a great gift idea for friends!

MC SM

6. The Marmalade Pantry

The Marmalade Pantry - Bakkwa Singapore
The Marmalade Pantry – Bakkwa Singapore (Credit: The Marmalade Pantry via Facebook)
Key ServicesRestaurant
AddressStore Locators
Websitehttps://www.themarmaladepantry.com.sg/
Phone+65 6385 0741
Emailenquiry.downtown@themarmaladepantry.com.sg
Operating hoursDaily
11.30am to 10.00pm

Although not the most popular dish in Singapore, this eatery does not immediately spring to mind when you think about bakkwa. Try its well-known petite chicken iteration before you dismiss it.

Each slice is individually vacuum-packed for freshness, and there are no additives or flavoring in the recipe.

Key Differentiators

  • Deliver the best of all its favorites
  • Brilliant new menu
  • Growing list of desserts

Customer Testimonial

Environment comfortable, food yummy. Had grilled salmon and salted caramel lava cake. Made payment by master card, pleased to get 15% off

YAT YEE LOOI

7. Sang Hock Guan

Sang Hock Guan - Bakkwa Singapore
Sang Hock Guan – Bakkwa Singapore (Credit: Sang Hock Guan’s Facebook)
Key ServicesMeat store products
AddressHDB Ang Mo Kio #01-446, 163 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4 (S)560163, 163 Ang Mo Kio Ave 4, Singapore 560163
WebsiteFacebook
Phone+65 6458 7374
Operating hoursDaily: 9:30 AM – 9 PM

If you’re looking for something old-fashioned, try one of these establishments. This tiny little old-school shop in Ang Mo Kio may not be the first thing that comes to mind when a craving strikes.

However, it’s on par with the competition. If you’re ordering ahead of time, note that it tends to sell out fast!

Key Differentiators

  • Popular with local consumers
  • Old-fashioned and original establishments
  • Fresh products

Customer Testimonial

Better bak kuah option in SG. Lucky to get this today for coming CNY. Freshly make and pack daily …

Denise Woo

8. Ryan’s Grocery

Ryan’s Grocery - Bakkwa Singapore
Ryan’s Grocery – Bakkwa Singapore (Credit: Ryan’s Grocery)
Key ServicesButcher shop deli
Address29 Binjai Park, Singapore 589831
Websiteryansgrocery.com
Phone+65 6463 3933
Emailmygrocer@ryansgrocery.com
Operating hoursDaily: 9AM–6PM

For a smile on your face, Ryan’s Grocery sells the exquisite variation. The store’s version of this CNY treat, which is prepared with free-range Borrowdale pork from Australia – without hormones or antibiotics – contains 60% less salt and sugar than usual.

It’s also devoid of additives, preservatives, and food coloring. Who does not adore guilt-free snacks, right!

Key Differentiators

  • Sustainable & Ethical
  • Allergen Friendly
  • Extensive Range
  • Quality Food

Customer Testimonial

The ready to cook items are awesome, yummy and easy to prepare! Highly recommend the roast beef and meat cuts; can’t have enough of them. Have had them 4 times since December; may family’s hot favourite. Exceptional taste and quality at an affordable price as compared to other places.

Malcom Neo

Bakkwa Singapore

Singapore is well-known for its bakkwa, and with good reason! This delicious pork jerky is a popular snack during the Lunar New Year, and can be found at most convenience stores and supermarkets.

If you’re looking for the best bakkwa in Singapore, look no further than this list of our top 8 bakkwa on the island!

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Rachel Tan is the editor at FunEmpire Media Singapore. She has over 8 years of experience in the media industry discovering the best local businesses, places and things to do in Singapore. From lifestyle, entertainment, food, travel, education and more, Rachel is a trusted source to curate the very best Singapore has to offer.