News: SingTel Hawker Heroes – Gordon Ramsay vs Jumbo Seafood Chilli Crab, Tian Tian Chicken Rice and 328 Katong Laksa

3 July 2013 – After eight days of intensive voting and over 2.5 million votes, local food lovers have chosen Mr Ang Kiam Meng from Jumbo Seafood (319,922 votes), Mdm Foo Kui Lian from Tian Tian Chicken Rice (318,151 votes), and Mr Ryan Koh from 328 Katong Laksa (316,611 votes), as their most popular hawkers. The three will now prepare for a mouth-watering culinary cook-off against Michelin-starred heavyweight Chef Gordon Ramsay in the SingTel Hawker Heroes cook-off.


On 5 and 6 July, Chef Ramsay will spend time with each of the three hawkers to learn their signature dishes: chicken rice, chilli crab and laksa.

Training Cookoff:

He will then put his own unique spin on these dishes at the final showdown event held at Newton Food Centre coming Sunday, 7 July.

The event will be open to members of the public, who will be able to sample the dishes prepared by the local hawkers and Chef Ramsay and vote for their preferred version.

Final showdown:

If you want to see the challenge, sample the dishes and vote for your favorites, head on down this Sunday!


Well, a lot of friends been asking why chili crabs… I’ve no idea why too. But I guess most voters wanna see Chef Gordon make it.

Good thing is, we’ll get our answer / result this weekend! 😀

Details as shared by SingTel and PR team.


FYI, you can catch Chef Gordon Ramsay in the upcoming season of  MasterChef US Season 4 and Hell’s Kitchen Season 11, on SingTel Mio TV too.

MasterChef US Season 4

Premieres Sunday, 8 September – 8.45pm

Star World HD (SingTel mio TV Ch. 301)

Hell’s Kitchen Season 11

Coming very soon on FOX HD

FOX HD (SingTel mio TV Ch. 330)