Balestier is a subzone located in the preparation area of Novena in the Central Region of Singapore. The main road, Balestier Road, links Thomson Road to Serangoon Road and the road advances as Lavender Road. The area is house to rows of shophouses, low-rise apartment or condo as well as business buildings in addition to a shopping center known as Shaw Plaza. There are numerous lights and electrical shops along Balestier Road, which is also the home of the Ceylon Sports Club. The area is known for its food such as bak kut teh, chicken rice and tau sar piah with budget hotels improving in the location. In the location, there are numerous apartment or condos and condos.