Any chicken rice fans here? Have you tried the famous Michelin-starred chicken rice from Singapore yet? Well, you now don’t have to travel to Singapore to get a taste of it. Liao Fan Hawker Chan is finally opening a new outlet right in the middle of KL! If you haven’t tried it yet, we recommend you to go and try it now.
Hawker Chan is the “cheapest Michelin-starred meal in the world”
Located in the middle of busy Chinatown near Petaling Street, Hawker Chan has been opened its doors to the public since December 2019. The original shop in Singapore was awarded one Michelin star by the Michelin Guide Singapore back in 2016.
As Malaysians love their chicken rice, Hawker Chan just wants to give customers and another option for chicken rice. Besides, a restaurant specialising in soy sauce chicken is something unique and difficult to find here in Malaysia. With the newly opened outlet in KL, customers get to savour the original recipe without the need to travel overseas.
He learned how to cook soy sauce chicken recipe from a Hong Kong Chef
Born in Ipoh, Chef Chan Hon Meng left school at the age of 15 and his hometown to Singapore in search of work. He learned under a Hong Kong chef on how to develop the soy sauce chicken recipe. Fast forward, in 2009 he started Liao Fan Soy Sauce Chicken Rice and Noodle in Chinatown Complex Food Centre.
Try their famous Hong Kong-inspired soy sauce roasted chicken
Hawker Chan’s signature dish is the famous Hong Kong-inspired soy sauce chicken. It’s worth to try for fans of chicken rice. Marinated with a soy sauce blend with strong hints of herbal flavour and secret ingredients, the chicken meat is so tender and smooth-textured.
A plate of soy sauce chicken rice will make for a simple yet fulfilling lunch or dinner. You can pair the roasted chicken with Thai rice with sauce or garlic fragrant rice, egg noodles or even rice noodles. Whatever your choice is, it won’t spoil the perfect balance tasted of the soy sauce.
The shop also serves various side dishes of wantons, soya beansprouts, Thai style tofu and many more exciting dishes. With the starting price of RM6.50 per plate, it’s absolutely affordable meals and where else you can have a Micheline-Starred meal with that price?
Hawker Chan is now available in Taiwan, Philippines, Australia and Thailand
Hersing Culinary formed a partnership with Chef Chan to transform the original hawker food stall into a quick service concept restaurant and rebranded it as Hawker Chan. They have a few franchised restaurants to date in multiple countries – Taiwan, Philippines, Australia and Thailand. So if you haven’t tried yet, head on over to Liao Fan Hawker Chan now!
Hawker Chan KL
Address: 135, Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Opening Hours: Daily, 10:30am to 8:30pm
Website: Liao Fan Hawker Chan Kuala Lumpur