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Tokyo Michelin Guide 2019 - 13 Restaurants Receive 3 Michelin Stars, 3 Ramen Shops With 1 Star

The Michelin Guide has announced results for Tokyo, and Japan’s capital city retains the honours of having the most Michelin restaurants in the world – 230 establishments in total. Some other interesting aspects of the results: French restaurant L’Osier established in Ginza, Tokyo in 1973 gets a 3-star rating once again. Famous sushi restaurant Sukiyabashi Jiro retains its 3-stars for the 12th year running. There are three new 2-starred Michelin restaurants, Nabeno-Ism, Harutaka, and Kobikicho Tomoki. Ramen lovers will be please to find three stared ramen-eateries – Tsuta 蔦, Nakiryu (I tried its cup noodles – how enterprising),......

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10 Michelin Street Food In Bangkok - From Michelin-Starred Jay Fai, To Jay Oh's Tom Yum Mama And Sanyod's Roast Duck

10 Michelin Street Food In Bangkok – From Michelin-Starred Jay Fai, To Jay Oh’s Tom Yum Mama And Sanyod’s Roast Duck

So the Michelin Guide in Thailand was announced. While results remain debatable, there are quite a number of Thai street food eateries and stalls being honoured. The most notable name will be Raan Jay Fai located at Mahachai Road, Bangkok. It is the ONLY Thai street food eatery...

November 16, 2018
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Sanguan Sri - Popular & Hidden Old School Thai Restaurant In Bangkok City, That Many Tourists Do Not Know About

Sanguan Sri – Popular & Hidden Old School Thai Restaurant In Bangkok City, That Many Tourists Do Not Know About

Sanguan Sri (pronounced minus the “r”) is an unassuming hole-in-the-wall Thai restaurant along Phloen Chit Road in Bangkok that has stood the test of time. It has been in business since 1970 (older than many of us), remaining classic for almost half a century while the area around...

November 15, 2018
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Michelin Guide Bangkok, Phuket and Phang-nga 2019 – Gaggan, Le Normandie, Mezzaluna and Sühring Get 2 Stars

Michelin Guide Bangkok, Phuket and Phang-nga 2019 – Gaggan, Le Normandie, Mezzaluna and Sühring Get 2 Stars

Michelin Guide has announced its awardees for Thailand, with 26 restaurants in Bangkok, and 1 in Phuket awarded with stars. There are little surprises this year. As usual. No restaurant has been given the coveted 3 stars; while 4 restaurants – Gaggan, Le Normandie, Mezzaluna and Restaurant Sühring awarded...

November 14, 2018
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London Michelin Guide 2019 The Full List - Restaurant Gordon Ramsay Retains 3 Stars, Core by Clare Smyth Receives 2 Stars

London Michelin Guide 2019 The Full List – Restaurant Gordon Ramsay Retains 3 Stars, Core by Clare Smyth Receives 2 Stars

London’s Michelin Guide has announced the awarded restaurants for 2019. The head-liner is Core by Clare Smyth, which went straight to two stars despite the restaurant being a relatively new opening. The Notting Hill fine dining restaurant is Chef Clare Smyth’s first solo restaurant, and she is known as...

October 09, 2018
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Shanghai Michelin Guide 2019 The Full List - Ultraviolet by Paul Pairet Retains Its 3 Stars, Xin Rong Ji Highest NEW Entry

Shanghai Michelin Guide 2019 The Full List – Ultraviolet by Paul Pairet Retains Its 3 Stars, Xin Rong Ji Highest NEW Entry

The Michelin Guide has just announced results for the city of Shanghai. No major surprises. Ultraviolet conceived by Paul Pairet, the first restaurant in the world of its kind uniting food with multi-sensory technology, has retained its three stars. Even though an immersive dining experience there would set...

September 22, 2018
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Hong Kong Yummy Soup 香港靚湯 - Comforting Cantonese Soups From $3.50, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

Hong Kong Yummy Soup 香港靚湯 – Comforting Cantonese Soups From $3.50, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

There is always a moderately long queue for this Cantonese Soup stall at Alexandra Village Food Centre, all for comforting, nutritious soups at inexpensive prices. For $3.50, you can get a rather filling meal. Hong Kong Yummy Soup 香港靚湯 was recently awarded the Michelin Bib Gourmand in Singapore. A...

August 04, 2018
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High Street Tai Wah Pork Noodle - Bak Chor Mee By "The Brother", With Michelin Bib Gourmand At Hong Lim Food Centre

High Street Tai Wah Pork Noodle – Bak Chor Mee By “The Brother”, With Michelin Bib Gourmand At Hong Lim Food Centre

There are still customers who confuse this with the1 Michelin starred Hill Street Tai Hwa Pork Noodles at Crawford Lane. This stall is High Street Tai Wah Pork Noodle, located at Level 2 of Hong Lim Food Centre. It is spelt “Tai WAH”, while the other is “Tai HWA”....

August 02, 2018
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Eminent Frog Porridge - Popular Frog Porridge Shop At Geylang Got A Michelin Bib Gourmand, Go For The Gong Bao

Eminent Frog Porridge – Popular Frog Porridge Shop At Geylang Got A Michelin Bib Gourmand, Go For The Gong Bao

Why do Frog Porridge and Geylang go hand in hand? There are 3 prominent Frog Porridge shops at the red light district (known for its ‘night time activities’), including the newly-minted Michelin Bib Gourmand shop Eminent Frog Porridge at Lorong 19, G7 Sin Ma at Lorong 3, and Lion...

July 28, 2018
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Chai Chuan Tou Yang Rou Tang - Flavourful Mutton Soup (With Brain) With Michelin Bib Gourmand, At Bukit Merah View Hawker Centre

Chai Chuan Tou Yang Rou Tang – Flavourful Mutton Soup (With Brain) With Michelin Bib Gourmand, At Bukit Merah View Hawker Centre

A long queue has formed before the opening hours of 11am at Block 115 Bukit Merah View Hawker Centre, all to get their hands on a bowl of hot Mutton Soup. Chai Chuan Tou Yang Rou Tang 柴船头羊肉汤 with more than 30 years of history, has recently been included...

July 24, 2018
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Outram Park Fried Kway Teow Mee - Char Kway Teow Finally Awarded The Michelin Bib Gourmand, At Hong Lim Food Centre

Outram Park Fried Kway Teow Mee – Char Kway Teow Finally Awarded The Michelin Bib Gourmand, At Hong Lim Food Centre

There was a part of me that wondered how my late-mum would feel, knowing that her favourite Char Kway Teow stall was awarded the Michelin Bib Gourmand. (And “Char Kway Teow” is finally given its due recognition.) Perhaps she would have gone “Is it? Oh.”, and then life still...

July 21, 2018
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