Feature – World’s Best Restaurants


Mr & Mrs Bund - Modern French Eatery By Chef Paul Pairet, With An Incredible Shanghai View

The very first restaurant from China to enter the The World’s 50 Best Restaurants list, is Mr & Mrs Bund 外滩夫妇 from Shanghai. I know. (Click PLAY for highlights of Mr & Mrs Bund 外滩夫妇, Shanghai) Not a Chinese restaurant, but a “modern French eatery” by Chef Paul Pairet, supported by Shanghai-based F&B Group VOL. (It has since fallen out of the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants though.) French Chef Paul Pairet is also known for his avant-garde restaurant, Ultraviolet. My reservation was done through the concierge a couple of weeks in advance, though there were some issues when I......

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RAW – Best Restaurant In Taipei. By Chef André Chiang & Team, Super Difficult To Get A Reservation

RAW – Best Restaurant In Taipei. By Chef André Chiang & Team, Super Difficult To Get A Reservation

Commonly known to be “The best restaurant in Taipei”, RAW has an impossibly long waiting list to get a reservation. Chef Andre Chiang told me there are 4000 – 6000 requests every day, and “reservations per day are gone in 3 seconds”. 3 seconds. Here’s why. The team...

February 21, 2017
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Shinjuku Kappo Nakajima 新宿割烹 中嶋 – Probably The Cheapest Michelin Star Meal In Tokyo

Shinjuku Kappo Nakajima 新宿割烹 中嶋 – Probably The Cheapest Michelin Star Meal In Tokyo

Nakajima is probably the cheapest Michelin star meal you can get at Tokyo, Japan. This is how affordable it can get. A lunch set is priced at 800 Yen (SGD$9.90, USD$7.40), and we are talking about one of the most expensive cities in the world. Finding this restaurant...

April 13, 2016
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Restaurant Andre – Singapore's Best Restaurant, Even Better Than Before. 2 Michelin Stars

Restaurant Andre – Singapore’s Best Restaurant, Even Better Than Before. 2 Michelin Stars

Restaurant Andre is awarded 2 Michelin Stars in the Singapore Michelin Guide 2017 and 2016. It is also ranked Number 2 in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2017. (Click PLAY for video highlights of Restaurant Andre.) Chef Andre Chiang is going places, with Restaurant Andre being commonly...

April 06, 2016
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10 Best Restaurants In Singapore 2016 - Restaurant Andre and Waku Ghin Lead The Way

10 Best Restaurants In Singapore 2016 – Restaurant Andre and Waku Ghin Lead The Way

This list of best restaurants in Singapore is derived from the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016. (Read: Singapore Michelin Guide 2016 for the Michelin star restaurants.) The selected restaurants are picked by a panel of “an influential group of over 300 leaders in the restaurant industry across Asia” and...

March 02, 2016
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Ryunique Seoul – One Of The World's Best Restaurants, Like Eating Pieces Of Art

Ryunique Seoul – One Of The World’s Best Restaurants, Like Eating Pieces Of Art

There is a reason why this Japanese-French hybrid restaurant is called “Ryunique”, it does live up to its name. Ryunique which was started within Gangnam-gu Korea in 2012, speedily earned a spot on Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants, for its invention take on dishes and avant-garde presentation. It became...

February 26, 2016
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Burnt Ends - Intense, Heaty, Tasty... One Of Singapore's Best Restaurants

Burnt Ends – Intense, Heaty, Tasty… One Of Singapore’s Best Restaurants

Burnt Ends is not the most conventional restaurant in Singapore. Earning a space on the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants is an indication of both good food and reputation. Located at Teck Lim Road (a short walk away from Singapore’s Chinatown), it is a modern Australian-style barbecue restaurant which offers...

February 22, 2016
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Gaggan - Asia's Best Restaurant Serves Progressive Indian Cuisine In Bangkok

Gaggan – Asia’s Best Restaurant Serves Progressive Indian Cuisine In Bangkok

Gaggan is named THE BEST restaurant in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants, 3 times in consecutive years, winning over highly-regarded restaurants such as Les Créations de Narisawa and Restaurant Andre. “Really? It is good, but first?” was the type of response some of my friends gave. To rationalise,...

February 20, 2014
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