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Author Archives: Andrew Tan

About Andrew Tan

Andrew has made it his personal mission to hunt for Singapore’s next hawker hero, and whether it is breakfast, lunch, dinner or supper, you can find him prowling in the Jalans and Lorongs of Singapore’s heartlands. The self-taught funny man, Andrew will “knock knock” on your door until you slam it shut in his face. His secret desire is to have someone write a memoir that includes each and every one of his jokes in chronological order.

SEA Games 2015: Interview with #OurTeamSG Part 3

The 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games will officially commence in less than a week, in fact some sports like football and netball are already underway! Athletes and delegates from the region are all flying in to Singapore to compete in this…

Brand new burger in town

Introducing Singapore’s Newest and Juiciest Burger

We had the delightful (and delicious) fortune to attend the exclusive pop-up of Singapore’s newest burger brand, Juicy J’s, last Friday, 17th April, at the Owl Bar’s Splash Zone Pool Party. Although our site is not an exclusive food review site (unlike…

Gerald Tay Changemaker

50 for 50: Giving Change a Chance with Gerald Tay

If you have not heard, the 50 for 50 campaign is about coming together to do something different, something unexpected. It’s about changing the apparent mindset that we GEN-Y folk (under 35) don’t care about the community. That we’re a…

Great Eastern Women's Run

Cheryl Tay: Motorsports journalist Part 2

Having recently shared an exclusive interview with leading motorsports journalist Cheryl Tay, in conjunction with the Great Eastern Women’s Run, we are now inviting Cheryl to tell you why you should run! It’s relatively cheaper to pick up running… When…

GivingTuesdaySG 2nd Dec


#GivingTuesdaySG is our new national day of giving here in Singapore. The movement aims to start the holiday season off with a bang – and we don’t mean with a huge sale or a limited edition Hello Kitty. Instead, #GivingTuesdaySG wants…

Cheryl Tay Gym

Cheryl Tay: Motorsports journalist Part 1

Shiok! is proud to feature Cheryl Tay in this exclusive interview. A household name to many, this sports and fitness enthusiast first established herself in the world of cars and motorsports. As a female in a male-dominated world, Cheryl is one…

Do you remember the ‘Tok Tok Man’?

Imagine working 14 hours a day with no transport means other than by foot, and earning just $2 a day. That was the life back in the day for this “tok tok” man who pedalled Wanton Noodles and Fishball Noodles…