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A Taste of Nostalgia at Man Fu Yuan

Man Fu Yuan at InterContinental Singapore is running a promotion, A Taste of Nostalgia, offering diners an opportunity to savour dishes from the “good old days”. Available till 31 May 2014, there’s a range of dishes hailing from the 60′s to 80′s to choose from each month. Take your tastebuds on a trip down memory […]

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Zai Shun Curry Fish Head in Jurong East

Zai Shun Curry Fish Head was introduced to me by C & L last year. I’ve been back a few times and on my last visit, actually took half a day’s leave from work to be able to make it on a weekday! Fried Bitter Gourd with Salted Egg It seems crazy to have to […]

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Fish & Chips @ Seasonal Salad Bar, Toa Payoh

I was apprehensive when I first entered Seasonal Salad Bar in Toa Payoh (previously known as Chum Steakhouse). It seemed to be yet another casual eatery that serves generic fried and grilled dishes with an all-you-can-eat salad bar that fills the belly but often leaves me wishing I’d gone for a hawker meal instead. Fish […]

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SAVOUR 2014 – Gourmet Feasting by Marina Bay Waterfront

I checked out SAVOUR 2014, the third edition of the annual alfresco gourmet event, last Thursday evening. The 5-day foodie festival filled with gourmet delights and showcasing the expertise of international guest chefs and Singapore-based chefs ran from 5 to 9 Mar 2014 at The Promontory @ Marina Bay. Brain Freeze Pink Guava, Pineapple & Belvedere Vodka […]

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Jiu Zhuang at Dempsey

Jiu Zhuang 酒庄 is a hidden gem of a bar located within the quieter part of Dempsey Hill. Rachist and I first visited it after our Chinese New Year tasting at Yan Ting, St. Regis Singapore. Jiu Zhuang at Dempsey Hill   Initially, Rachist and I were apprehensive as the walk along the dimly lit boardwalk seemed to […]

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Au Revoir, Guy Savoy Singapore

Guy Savoy Singapore at Marina Bay Sands, the local incarnation of the Paris-based three Michelin-starred restaurant, will be calling it a day from 3 February 2014. My first and only visit so far to Guy Savoy Singapore was a year ago. I haven’t been back since, not because I didn’t like the food but because there […]

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Levant – Middle Eastern Cuisine

I was invited to Levant, a cosy Middle Eastern restaurant located at Greenwood, for a tasting last month. I’d heard of this restaurant from acquaintances but didn’t get to check it out as most of my friends are not into Middle Eastern food. ‘Levant’ means ‘the sun rises in the east’ and is also used to refer […]

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Zhen Zhou Dao, Singapore-Style Porridge

Salted Egg Fish Skin @ S$15   Zhen Zhou Dao 真粥道 has been one of my favourite haunts recently because they serve great comfort food, have friendly service staff and is located pretty close to home. If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you would have seen the above dish appearing on an almost weekly basis […]

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Yan Ting’s Chinese New Year 2014 Specials

Last month, I was invited to try highlights from Yan Ting’s Chinese New Year 2014 menu. An award-winning Cantonese restaurant located on Level 1U of St. Regis Singapore, Yan Ting’s Chinese New Year menu was specially created by Executive Chinese Chef Mak Kip Fu. Prior to joining Yan Ting, Chef Mak was Executive Chef at […]

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Farewell, Kha

Kha has been my favourite Thai restaurant in Singapore for the past year or so but come 16 January, the restaurant will shutter for good. Get your fix within the next day or two if you can secure a table. The last of the three restaurants within the Epicure Group (a subsidiary of JIA Boutique Hotels) […]

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