6 Best Places to Go Shopping in Little India

Little India is a vibrant Singapore neighborhood with 24-hour shopping centers, bustling markets and street stalls. From Indian spices to colorful saris and long noodles, there are countless items for sale in the area’s shops! It offers an experience unlike any other – you’ll never have seen so much variety of culture & food crammed into one place before!

Little India is the perfect place to go shopping for Indian jewelry, clothes, produce and so much more. The best time of day to visit Little India is early in the morning or late at night because it can get hot during midday when you’re traveling without an umbrella!


Mustafa Centre

Mustafa Centre is a 24-hour shopping mall with ample designer offerings at affordable prices. Shopping here feels like you’re visiting an indoor market – narrow, jam packed aisles of all sorts of products await the adventurous shopper!

The only downside to this kind of convenience? You might find yourself hunting for hours on end up until two in the morning if it’s your mission to hunt down that elusive item (which we’ve been told happens more often than not).

Location: 145 Syed Alwi Road, Singapore 207704, Singapore

Phone: +65 6295 5855

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Sim Lim Square

Sim Lim Square, located 500 meters west of the Little India MRT station and one of Singapore’s largest IT malls, is an exciting place for everyone who loves computers. The 6-storey complex has around 200 stores selling computer accessories like cameras, phones, gadgets and TVs to audio equipment such as CD players or radios. Prices are rather affordable – even more so if you try your hand at a spot of bargaining – with choices that will inevitably be vast!

This mall also offers some decent restaurants where weary shoppers can make their escape from the gauntlet oft he gadgetry to enjoy good food in pleasant company before returning back into this buzzing hive full of technology lovers

Location: 1 Rochor Canal Road, Singapore 188504, Singapore

Open: Daily from 9.30am to 8pm

Phone: +65 6338 3859

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Tekka Food Centre

Tekka Food Centre is home to rows of hawker stalls, a wet market (on the ground floor), and a variety of cheap clothing shops. The complex has some excellent prices if you want to buy fresh produce in bulk or are looking for quality fabrics and materials.

After shopping, head over to our food court area for an array of delicious dishes from curry canteens to Chinese Hawkers Stalls and traditional Malay snack stalls as well as Singapore noodle stands at affordable price points!

Location: 665 Buffalo Road, Singapore 210665, Singapore

Open: Daily from 6.30am to 9pm (hours vary by shop)

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City Square Mall

City Square Mall is an eco-mall that integrates a vast urban park. It’s integrated directly to Farrer Park MRT Station and spans 9 levels of retail space with over 200 stores for you to explore – from high street clothes shops, electronics brands, and jewelry retailers. There are also cinemas games arcade centers as well as restaurants cafes fast-food chains like most shopping malls!

Location: 180 Kitchener Road, Singapore 208539, Singapore

Open: Daily from 10am to 10pm

Phone: +65 6595 6565

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Little India Arcade

An Indian experience in the heart of Little India. Get a colorful array of converted shophouses on Serangoon Road and explore an enticing variety with stores selling traditional Indian dresses, dried herbs and spices, flamboyant accessories, aromatic incense, and sweets shops to name just some!

You can also try your hand at bargaining for fresh food (if buying in bulk) or get bargains on electrical goods that are up for sale.

Location: 48 Serangoon Road, #02-07, Singapore 217959, Singapore

Open: Daily from 10am to 10pm (hours vary by shop)

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Chandna Mart

Chandna Mart is a longstanding bottle shop on Serangoon Road, about 250 metres northwest of Sri Veeramakaliamman temple. It stocks bottles from exotic wine, liquor and spirits from different parts of the world at bargain prices The Chinese owners are always happy to guide you in finding what your looking for

Location: 230 Serangoon Road, Singapore 218081, Singapore

Phone: +65 6293 7944

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