Hai Nan Hometown Curry 海南家鄉咖哩飯 @ Ghim Moh Food Centre – Curry with gentle flavour
Hai Nan Hometown Curry offers a variety of curry dishes, from the usual meat and poultry curry, vegetable curry to the less common curry like Assam stingray curry, the spices and herbs combination gravy have become the attraction of the stall in the last few decades, luring customers for its bowls of delectable curry.
Curry Chicken ($4.50/$6.50)
Hai nan Hometown Curry is prudent on the use of spices, if you a looking a curry that will make you sweat or enjoy the feeling of tongue burning sensation, Hainan Hometown Curry may not able to please your palates. The curry is generally very mild in the spiciness, gravy is rich but the use of spices and herbs may have some rooms for improvement to bring the curry fragrance a level higher.
Chicken meat is tender but potatoes may be a tad too hard, worth to mention is the loft of bread which is soft fine and dense, perfect to go with the curry.
Mutton Curry ($6)
The Mutton curry is acceptable but fall into the same fate of the chicken curry, rich gravy but flavour could be more robust for a more intense taste. Unfortunately the mutton is not as tender as what we expect which is a big drawback to the dish.
Hai Nan Hometown Curry is mildly spicy and the flavours are quite subtle, suitable for those who can’t handle the ferocious hot chili. However, the hot and spicy lovers may find the curry is a little too tame to their liking, so, it is much subjected to the individual preference but one thing for sure, it will continue to thrive with the support of the customers for its old school taste.
Hai Nan Hometown Curry
A: Ghim Moh Food Centre, Blk 20 Ghim Moh Road, #01-49,
H: Daily: 11am – 9pm