The ESSENTIAL Guide To Ordering Kopitiam Drinks

How to order kopi, teh and other local libations without embarrassing yourself.
11 November 2020

Ah, the kopitiam– that quintessential Singaporean food court with an abundance of delicious grub.

And who can forget the drinks stall? But buying a tea or coffee can be rather overwhelming if you’re not used to the lingo. Try ordering one of these popular cuppas with this handy guide. We’ve even provided pronunciation cues, including this one for kopitiam itself: “koh-pee tee-yum”.

By Jashleen Kaur, Issue 304 The Finder

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