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November 25, 2019

Go Less Meat, Go Plant-Based

An entry by Chef Nam In my daily work as an F&B business owner, I have noticed that more and more people are choosing to...

November 25, 2019

New PHO-Tastic Menu launching in Singapore this December!

New PHO-Tastic Menu launching in Singapore this December! Get ready for our new menu launch which includes the first and only in Singapore Pho IMPOSSIBLE™...

November 18, 2019

Fresh Fruits

Fresh Fruits Fruit holds a special place in the Vietnamese's daily life. It is considered good manners to bring fruits for your hosts when on...

November 15, 2019

Food Loss & Food Waste

Food Loss & Food Waste “Food loss” refers to any food lost in the supply chain, while “food waste” refers to the discarding or non-food...

November 11, 2019

Hill tribes of the Hmong

Hill tribes of the Hmong Fish swim in the water, Birds fly in the air, The Hmong live in the mountains... -A Vietnamese Folk song...

November 4, 2019

Rice Paper

Rice Paper Bánh tráng #Did you know? In Vietnam, bánh tráng (rice paper) is still made by hand, one sheet at a time. In the...

October 31, 2019

The North

The north Miền Bắc  Bordering Laos and China, the Northern Highlands are a spectacularly beautiful part of Vietnam. It is the nation’s wild frontier-a landscape...

October 21, 2019

The Coast

The Coast Miền Biển At daybreak, the fishermen were crouching around a smoky wood fire underneath a pot of boiling water at the back of...

October 14, 2019

Vietnamese pantry

The Vietnamese pantry It’s fun and exciting eating out occasionally. But many studies suggest that home cooking encourages healthier eating. When people cooked they prefer...

October 7, 2019

Phở Story

Phở Story Oh my beloved, Life without you is like Phở without its broth... -Vietnamese song The traffic noise gets louder by the minute when...

September 30, 2019

Vietnamese Dipping Sauce (Nước chấm)

Vietnamese Dipping Sauce (Nước chấm) Nước chấm is a must at every Vietnamese table, no matter what is served. You may use this condiment for...

September 25, 2019

Cà Phê Time

Cà Phê Time Cà Phê is a phono-semantic matching of French café - “coffee". In Vietnam, coffee is more than a beverage; it’s a way of life. The people...

September 18, 2019

Pho-mula One 20-22 Sept 2019

NamNam will be at Formula One from 20-22 Sept 2019. We will be located in Zone 4, Padang Portside. Come visit us and enjoy great...

September 14, 2019

The Fish Sauce Story

#Did you know? History of Vietnamese Fish Sauce Like wine in French and olive oil in Italy, fish sauce is the prized staple of Việt...

September 2, 2019

Wet Market

#Did you know? The market is more than a place that feeds the body. There is always a coffee shop where men will sit, read...

August 29, 2019

Say hello to NamNam Taka!

NamNam @ Takashimaya is officially open! Great news for all our valued patrons, our Takashimaya branch is officially opened on 29th August 2019. Come visit...

August 26, 2019


A journal entry by Chef Nam My love of noodles began when I was six years old, on a visit with my father to a...

August 19, 2019

Bánh Xèo, HCMC

In search of bánh xèo: While there are many delicious things to eat in Vietnam, there’s no doubt bánh xèo is my favourite street snack....

August 12, 2019

Bánh Mì

Bánh Mì is the classic sandwich of Vietnam and mean a lot of different things to different people over the years. Many shops baked twice...

August 5, 2019

Sustainable Eating

~ An entry by Chef Nam ~ Have you considered the effects of what you eat on the planet, and made changes that will protect...

July 29, 2019

Vietnamese Durian – Sầu Riêng

  Vietnamese Durian, the King of Fruits, Sầu Riêng Vietnam has an estimated 20-30 native durian varieties, undiscovered and unnamed treasures. Most varieties in Vietnam are...

July 22, 2019

Beef Brisket

Did you know: In NamNam Singapore, we are using Australia beef brisket that are under 5 ribs for our Pho Australian Beef Combination dish! So,...

July 15, 2019

The Centre, Hội An

The Centre - Miền Trung Did you know? Huế’s old name, Thanh Hóa, means “peace” or “harmony.” However, Huế did not always live up to its...

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SAFRA Members’ Exclusive

With a variety of wholesome noodles, PHO-tastic Pho and savoury banh mi to homemade speciality beverages. NamNam is where all the goodness of Vietnamese fare...

July 8, 2019

History & Facts of Ho Chi Minh City

Hồ Chí Minh City, Sài Gòn People in Sài Gòn are less concern about the past and full of optimism about what the future might...

July 1, 2019

Things About Calamansi Lime

Did you know?   While there is debate over the origins of the calamansi, here are some facts to take note. Calamansi is a variety...

June 24, 2019

Our Way In Saying No To Plastics

Did you know? In NamNam Singapore, we strongly believe in supporting sustainability and that our work can make the difference. A year and a half...

June 17, 2019

Explore Bali

~ A journal entry by Chef Nam ~ Bali, Indonesia may have its fair share of tourists seeking nothing more than seven days of sun...

June 10, 2019

Never too old to retire

Madam Helen In today's business context, we tend to write off people who do things that violate our ideas about aging as “special cases” or...

June 3, 2019

Things You Do Not Know About The Jumbo Tiger Prawns

Did You Know? The consumption of prawns worldwide is astonishing, especially in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and Southeast Asia. In NamNam Singapore, we...

May 29, 2019

Only In Saigon

~ A journal entry by Chef Nam ~ I returned to Vietnam in 1995 for the first time since I flee the country in 1979...

May 20, 2019

Chicken and Bamboo Shoot Noodle Soup (Mì Măng Gà) by NamNam

Vietnamese recipes that you can easily replicate at the comfort of your own home or even to show it off to your house guests! Makes...

May 13, 2019

Street Food Plaza PIK Jakarta, Indonesia

~ A journal entry by Chef Nam ~ Street food can be mouth-watering good everywhere on our planet. Sidewalk vendors, push carts, holes in a...

May 6, 2019

The Traditional Cuisine of “Betawi” People

~ A journal entry by Chef Nam ~ Whenever one thinks about travelling to Indonesia, the first thought that comes to mind is Bali and...

April 29, 2019

Spicy Beef Hue by NamNam

Vietnamese Recipes that you can easily replicate at the comfort of your own home or even to show it off to your house guests! Makes...

April 22, 2019

Nam Nam the Fruit

We have recently found a fruit that shares the same name as us! Botanically known as Cynometra Cauliflora, NamNam is an uncommon fruit tree in...

April 15, 2019

New Menu Launch in Singapore

We have launched a new menu this week at our NamNam outlets in Singapore! Some new dishes to try out include our Pho Vegan, braised...

April 8, 2019

NamNam Wheelock Reopens

NamNam Wheelock Place has opened after 4 weeks of renovation. Check out our new look with a new and faster way of ordering your food.

March 28, 2019

Earth Hour 2019

NamNam Raffles City and NamNam Plaza Singapura will be participating Earth Hour on 30th Mar 2019, Saturday at 8.30pm. Earth Hour is a global WWF...

March 22, 2019

Introducing our New Eco-packaging

A year ago, we started our process to rethink on sustainability for our product packaging. We have made pledges to go plastic free or to...

March 15, 2019

Launch of Deliveroo Food Market at ALICE@Mediapolis

NamNam and Comnam Vietnamese Street Eats are proud to be a part of Deliveroo’s latest editions site. Located at ALICE@Mediapolis, the site is Deliveroo’s largest...

March 12, 2019

At rejse er at leve

~ A journal entry by Chef Nam ~ There is an old saying in Danish “At rejse er at leve”, which translates “To travel is...

February 24, 2019

Non-Plastic Straws in NamNam

Say “No” to plastic straws! But if you really need to have a straw, NamNam has replaced all our straws to Non-Plastic straws. Our straws...

Valid from: Feb 4, 2019 - Feb 28, 2021

PHO-TASTIC Set at NamNam Bali

We have a PHO-TASTIC SET available at NamNam Bali for only IDR 98,000! This promotion is applicable from Mondays to Fridays (excluding Public Holidays).

Valid from: Feb 4, 2019 - Mar 15, 2022

Supper Set at NamNam Bali

There are 3 options of supper set available at Seminyak, Bali! The set is available from 12 midnight to 3am on Weekdays, excluding Public Holidays.

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Valid from: Jan 28, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019

NamNam launches irresistible deal for students

From 28 January 2019 (Monday), NamNam will be launching our special deal put together just for students! At an unbelievable price of $7.90 nett, students...

January 22, 2019

How to use our Web-Ordering System?

Only available at Plaza Singapura! We have launched our web-ordering page so you won’t have to wait in long queues at the cashier. Refer to...

January 9, 2019

Beef Pho by NamNam

Makes 8 Broth 2 medium yellow onions 4cm knob old ginger 3kg beef soup bones 1⁄2kg beef brisket 8 star anise, toasted 6 whole cloves,...

December 29, 2018

Year-end Appreciation day to our NamNam team

As the year is draws to an end, we would like to take the opportunity to thank our NamNam team for all the hard work...

December 21, 2018

Jagsport Invitation Championship 2018

In the second year running, NamNam is pleased to be one of the sponsors at the Jagsport Invitation Championship 2018 event. Jagsport Invitation Championship (JIC)...

December 18, 2018

Plaza Indonesia Good Food Festival

Plaza Indonesia held the 2018 Good Food Festival from 3rd to 5th December 2018, in collaboration with their culinary tenants in the mall. NamNam Jakarta...

December 10, 2018

Partners’ Day at Plaza Singapura

At NamNam we’re grateful for our many partners and suppliers who work with us on a day-to-day basis. It is only with their support that...

December 7, 2018

NamNam at ZoukOut 2018

This is the first year that NamNam is participating at Zoukout! In its 18th year, Zoukout has received about 20,000 party goers at the festival...

December 3, 2018

Chicken Pho by NamNam

Makes 8 Broth 1 Yellow Onion, unpeeled 4cm Knob old Ginger, unpeeled 1.5kg Chicken 1kg Chicken backs, necks, or other boney chicken parts 5-6L Water...

November 22, 2018

Wine Dinner at American Club

Chef Nam Q Nguyen was recently invited as a guest chef for an East-meets-West wine dinner on 3 November 2018 at the American Club in...

November 16, 2018

Saigon Street Book in Kindle Edition

The essential guide to Saigon’s street food is now available in E-Kindle! NamNam’s Passport to Saigon takes you on an epicurean journey to some of...

November 1, 2018

R&D with Jakarta Team

Our founder and Chef Owner, Chef Nam, is doing research and development (R&D) with NamNam Jakarta team for something new to come in Jakarta soon!...

October 24, 2018

United World College SEA’s UN Night 2018

United World College Southeast Asia (UWCSEA) Dover Campus in Singapore, holds an annual event to raise funds for charities associated with the United Nations (UN)....

October 12, 2018

New Look for NamNam Plaza Singapura

Our new journey has begun! NamNam at Plaza Singapura will be closed from 15th October 2018 (Mon) for renovation. We will unveil a new look...

October 10, 2018

The Myth of MSG

MSG, or monosodium glutamate, is a flavour-enhancing food additive that intensifies other tastes in particular the salty and sour ones used in Asian cooking and...

October 4, 2018

Our regular food tastings at NamNam

How do we ensure the food that we serve in NamNam are of good quality, delicious and adhere to food safety standards? On a weekly...

September 27, 2018

NamNam Bali Events – Live Music

NamNam Bali has kick off our Live Music event this week. From 8pm to 11pm on Tuesday (25th Sept), Friday (28th Sept) and Saturday (29th...

September 21, 2018

What a weekend at Formula One!

What a race, what a weekend, what a massive turnout at Formula One! A big congratulations to Lewis Hamilton for topping the Singapore race. The...

September 10, 2018

Pho-mula One 14-16 Sept 2018

NamNam will be at Formula One from 14-16 Sept 2018. We will be located at Zone 4, Padang Portside. There will be small bites, Pho...

September 3, 2018

Saigon Street Book in stores today

The essential guide to Saigon’s street food secrets is out! NamNam’s Passport to Saigon takes you on an epicurean journey to some of our founder,...

August 15, 2018

Crazy Rich Food in Deliveroo!

The most anticipated movie is out! To mark the launch of the Crazy Rich Asian movie, we bring to you our version of crazy rich...

June 20, 2018

NamNam in Bali

Prepare to be taken to Vietnam right in the heart of Indonesia’s most coveted getaway, as Singapore’s leading pho-house makes its way to Bali! Designed...