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Tong Heng - Famous Egg Tart Shop Revamps With Sit-Down Cafe And Atas Setting

While Hong Kong has Tai Cheong Bakery and Honolulu Café, Singapore’s most famous egg tarts makers should be Tong Heng. The egg tart and Chinese pastry shop has recently undergone a rebranding exercise, and opened to a newly revamped space and a sit-down café area. More “atas” (upmarket) now! Gone is the part traditional part kopitiam like setting. I think it is a much-needed and welcomed change, as colourful boxes of bright yellow, pinkish-red and baby blue line the wall. The display of neat rows of Egg Tarts and Mooncakes were attractive, as curious tourists stepped in to escape......

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Chirashi King Kong - Hidden Eatery With $12.90 Unagi Truffle Rice And $6.90 Japanese Curry Rice, At Tanjong Pagar Plaza

Chirashi King Kong – Hidden Eatery With $12.90 Unagi Truffle Rice And $6.90 Japanese Curry Rice, At Tanjong Pagar Plaza

While crowds have been queuing outside unagi restaurants such as Man Man and Unagiya Ichinoji for their Hitsumabushi bowls, Chirashi King Kong will be able to provide a more ‘budget’ option. Chirashi King Kong is a hole-in-the-wall Japanese Donburi eatery located on the second floor of Tanjong Pagar Plaza....

April 17, 2018
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Tokachi Tontaro – Japanese Buta Don (Pork Rice Bowl) Eatery Opens At OUE Downtown Gallery & Plaza Singapura

Tokachi Tontaro – Japanese Buta Don (Pork Rice Bowl) Eatery Opens At OUE Downtown Gallery & Plaza Singapura

While Unadon, Chirashidon and Gyudon all enjoy different levels of popularity in Singapore, Buta Don seems to be under the radar. I previously enjoyed Butahage at Liang Court, which offered tender and juicy grilled pork from Hokkaido Tokachi with a secret sauce of over 80 years of history. However,...

April 16, 2018
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Hana Restaurant - Overflowing Nissin Cup Noodles And “Flying Noodles”, At Forum Galleria Orchard Road

Hana Restaurant – Overflowing Nissin Cup Noodles And “Flying Noodles”, At Forum Galleria Orchard Road

Anyone still remember the days of the “Flying Noodles”? The once-trending #foodporn shot with the noodles “hanging” from a pair of floating chopsticks, as if one had walked into a trick eye museum. Yes, that’s from Hana Restaurant located at The Forum Galleria along Orchard Road under the same...

April 16, 2018
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Unagiya Ichinoji - Unagi Speciality Restaurant Miyagawa Honten Opens 1st Singapore Outlet at Robertson Quay

Unagiya Ichinoji – Unagi Speciality Restaurant Miyagawa Honten Opens 1st Singapore Outlet at Robertson Quay

Call this the Man Man effect. We are seeing more Unagi-specialised Japanese restaurants opening up in Singapore, when eels used to be once-upon-a-time part of an extensive menu. After Uya at Wheelock Place, the next is Unagiya Ichinoji which has opened in Singapore at Riverside Walk, Robertson Quay. Finding...

April 12, 2018
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Restaurant Sühring – Exceptional Modern German Restaurant In Bangkok, Ranked No. 4 In Asia

Restaurant Sühring – Exceptional Modern German Restaurant In Bangkok, Ranked No. 4 In Asia

Sühring is the first German fine dining restaurant in Bangkok, open since February 2016. It was quickly debuted as No. 13 in the 50 Best Restaurants in Asia, a list sponsored by S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna. For Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2018 list, the restaurant was highly ranked...

April 12, 2018
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Hong Jjajang 홍짜장 – Jajangmyeon Specialty Shop With Enjoyable Jjamppong And Tangsuyuk, At Tanjong Pagar

Hong Jjajang 홍짜장 – Jajangmyeon Specialty Shop With Enjoyable Jjamppong And Tangsuyuk, At Tanjong Pagar

Korean Chinese cuisine 중화요리 or “Junghwa Yori” 中華料理 seems to be getting traction in Singapore. After Nipong Naepong specialising in Jjamppong has opened in JEM to some fanfare, Hong Jjajang 홍짜장 which signature dishes include Jajangmyeon has arrived at 93 Tanjong Pagar (next to Hokkaido Izakaya). Twins Restaurant at...

April 11, 2018
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Ki’s Roasted Goose Restaurant 棋哥燒鵝餐室 - Modern Roast Restaurant With Tasty BBQ Pork At Hong Kong

Ki’s Roasted Goose Restaurant 棋哥燒鵝餐室 – Modern Roast Restaurant With Tasty BBQ Pork At Hong Kong

Traveling to this part of the world won’t be complete without experiencing the crisp skin and succulent flesh of this bird delicacy. Ki’s Roasted Goose Restaurant 棋哥燒鵝餐室 has been in the Hong Kong food landscape for more than 4 decades. (Thank you @EpicurusHongKong for recommending this shop,...

April 10, 2018
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