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Special Occasions

Wallet-Friendly Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day 2023

February is the month of Valentine’s Day 2023. Even though I personally feel that Valentine’s Day has become too commercialized, many couples take this opportunity to celebrate their love for one another. As a regular salaried worker, I don’t have the budget to splurge on expensive fine-dining restaurants. Instead, I prefer small intimate restaurants with […]

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Chinese

PUTIEN Chinese New Year Set Menu 2023

Chinese New Year is the time of feasting. I have just had Chinese New Year lunch at New Ubin Seafood (CHIJMES) last week. This week we tried the Chinese New Year menu at PUTIEN. PUTIEN is six-time winner of Michelin One Star award. I am curious to see what kind of surprises a Michelin one-star […]

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Chinese

New Ubin Seafood (Chijmes) Chinese New Year Lunch

I have been to New Ubin Seafood’s outlet in Hillview (which has unfortunately closed) and the tasty dishes left a deep impression on me. Here is New Ubin Seafood (Chijmes)’s Chinese New Year Set Menu 2023 for your reference. The set we had was Wealthy Bunny Menu at S$888++ for 10 people. New Ubin Seafood […]

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Italian

Da Luca Italian Restaurant – Hidden Gem in Novena

Da Luca Italian Restaurant is located in Goldhill Plaza, the old pinkish building oppposite Novena station. This is the last place I would expect to find a good Italian restaurant, which makes Da Luca Italian Restaurant an underrated gem. Run by chef-owner Luca Pucciani and his wife, Da Luca Italian Restaurant serves classic and contemporary […]

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Hawker

Ann Chin Popiah – Popiah Stall with 64 Years of History

I have never really been a fan of popiah until I tried Ann Chin  Popiah. Apparently, Ann Chin has been around 1958, which means it has been around for 60+ years. That’s quite a feat, considering Singapore has only been independent for 57 years. Ann Chin’s signboard proudly proclaims “Michelin Guide 2018” where Ann Chin […]

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Buffet

Colony at Ritz-Carlton – International Buffet that Doesn’t Disappoint

Colony at Ritz-Carlton is one of the buffets that I have been meaning to try but never got around to. I have heard so many good reviews, it feels like I already know the place before even visiting it. Colony – Decor I love the high arched glass roof which allows natural light to illuminate […]

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Cafe

Yole Cafe – Halal Cafe serves Wholesome Brunch Menu

I was on my way to Chinatown Christmas Market when I spotted Yole Cafe along Pagoda Street. Isn’t Yole the brand that specializes in frozen yogurt? Now there is a Yole Cafe too? It looks really pretty, let’s check it out! Yole Cafe – Decor The cafe is a far cry from the usual Yole […]

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Western

3 Monkeys – Awesome Burgers and Craft Beers

I recently went on a hiking trip in Singapore which ended with dinner at a fusion restaurant called 3 Monkeys. There is a signboard outside the restaurant that says this restaurant serves Singapore-brewed craft beers. I was intrigued so I decided to check out this trendy little restaurant. It’s a riot of colors from the […]

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Korean

Pohang Seafood & Butchery – Live Octopus in Singapore

I have been wanting to try the live octopus that is so famous in Korean. Yes, I am talking about the live octopus that is till wiggling when you eat it. I thought I have to go to Korea for that until I discovered a restaurant that sells live octopus in Singapore –  Pohang Seafood and […]

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Chinese

Chin Huat Live Seafood 鎮發 – Straight from the Tanks

My colleague swears by Chin Huat Live Seafood and she has been raving about this place for months. It piqued my interest so I went with a friend to check out this restaurant. Located in Sunset Way, it’s not easily accessible by public transport, not that it will deter foodies like myself. It has taken […]