Ben and I went out for our morning walk around 10AM on a Saturday morning. Ben was craving for some wonton noodle.
There is not many places that is open before 11AM for lunch. We started our walk from the Lansdowne Mall. We went to check out Tsim Chai but it only opens at 11:00AM. We then walk over to Alexandra Road. At that time, Max Noodle is still not open yet. So, we kept walking along Alexandra Road and came back to Max Noodle about 11:15Am and it’s almost full house already.
Ben ordered the Wonton with “Suey Gow” (dumpling) Lo-Mien. The soup came in a separate bowl. The lo-mien here is plain looking but they are flavoured. Some other places flavoured their lo-mien with oyster sauce. Ben likes the serving size here which is just right for him.
I had the Tendon and Brisket Noodle Soup. The brisket has a slight bitter taste to it from the star anise and cloves used to braise them.
Max Noodle House serves pretty authentic Hong Kong style noodles. The customers are mostly regulars as the servers are very friendly to them.