Singapore – West


Tokyo Joe - Chirashi And Truffled Gyudon In The Day, Grilled Skewers At Night. At Savourworld Science Park

Savourworld has opened at Science Park Ascent, boosting 60,000 square feet of space, with up to 30 restaurant concepts. Restaurants and cafes there include Aglio Olio, Blotto Bottles, Chinese Noodle Bar by Blue Lotus, Cha True Mue, Coffee Break, Garçons Nosh, Indochili, Kick Café, L.A.B., Licktionary, Modus, Ottoman Kebab & Grill, Ramen Atelier, SPRUCE, The Good Beer Company, Toyko Joe, and Wildfire Chicken & Burgers. Perhaps the location is not the most prominent, the buzz surrounding its opening has not exactly been vast. As not many restaurants were opened during the weekends, I went to try out Tokyo Joe.......

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Buzz In The Woods - Western Food And Weekend BBQ Surrounded By Lush Greenery, At Phoenix Park Tanglin Road

Buzz In The Woods – Western Food And Weekend BBQ Surrounded By Lush Greenery, At Phoenix Park Tanglin Road

Buzz In The Woods has replaced Coyote at Phoenix Park, 320 Tanglin Road. I feel that the entire space is perhaps under-utilised, or more correctly said, too under the radar. There is potential for the eateries here to do well, noting local diners penchant for restaurants surrounded by greenery....

September 27, 2017
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Jin Ho Mia - "The Good Life" Hotpot With Flavourful Soup, Seafood, Sio Bak And Instant Noodles

Jin Ho Mia – “The Good Life” Hotpot With Flavourful Soup, Seafood, Sio Bak And Instant Noodles

Interesting, what’s with all the Hokkien-named restaurants of late? Jiakpalang, Jiak Kang Tang, Jiak, Kueh Ho Jiak, Chiak, Ho-Jiak. The first one or two can be cute. But after too many similar-sounding ones, differentiation and branding can be tricky. “Jin Ho Mia” which means “a really good life” in...

September 18, 2017
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[Closed] Jiakpalang Eating House - Local Zhi Char Dishes Modernised. Expect Har Cheong Roulade, Kopi C Pork Collar, Yuzu Lala

[Closed] Jiakpalang Eating House – Local Zhi Char Dishes Modernised. Expect Har Cheong Roulade, Kopi C Pork Collar, Yuzu Lala

2017 can be the year of Mod-Sin. Restaurant Labyrinth won a Michelin Guide; Nasi Lemak became a burger; and Lobster Nasi Lemak getting a 2-hour queue. Is Jiakpalang Eating House, the new makan spot at Alexandra going to be next in line? The name “Jiakpalang” is a playful take...

August 16, 2017
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Tiong Bahru Hainanese Boneless Chicken Rice - Michelin Bib Gourmand Chicken Rice At Tiong Bahru Food Centre

Tiong Bahru Hainanese Boneless Chicken Rice – Michelin Bib Gourmand Chicken Rice At Tiong Bahru Food Centre

Chicken Rice is considered one of Singapore’s National dishes, a plate of chopped poached chicken and rice cooked in stock looking deceptively simple yet satisfyingly tasty. Two Chicken Rice stalls in Singapore get the approval from Michelin inspectors with them being included in the Michelin Bib Gourmand Singapore list....

June 26, 2017
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Zai Shun Curry Fish Head – Popular Steamed Fish, Teochew Porridge At Jurong East, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

Zai Shun Curry Fish Head – Popular Steamed Fish, Teochew Porridge At Jurong East, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

Foodies in the West of Singapore already know where to get good Steamed Fish and Teochew Porridge, with Zai Shun Curry Fish Head popular and extremely busy during their lunch time hours. (Click PLAY for video highlights of Zai Shun Curry Fish Head.) The Michelin inspectors pick a) a...

June 25, 2017
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