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Hakata Ikkousha Ramen (CHIJMES) – Hakata Tonkotsu Ramen

I have heard so much about Ikkousha Ramen (CHIJMES) but I never got the chance to try it out until now. Ikkousha Ramen specializes in tonkotsu ramen which is a speciality of Hakata, Fukuoka. You can find the full menu here. This is Ikkousha Ramen’s signature Tonkotsu Special [S$17/S$16]. Thin noodles accompany thick creamy pork […]

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Standing Sushi Bar Salmon Madness – $3 Salmon Sashimi

A friend recently told me that Standing Sushi Bar has Salmon Madness on Mondays and Thursdays where 5 pieces of salmon sashimi is only S$3.  I love salmon sashimi but it is usually quite expensive in Singapore. The last place I saw salmon sashimi on the menu was at MIZ Japanese Restaurant where a plate […]

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AFURI 阿夫利 Ramen + Dumpling (VivoCity) – Yuzu Ramen, Anyone?

It has been a long time since I last had ramen at Sho Rhy Ramen (Funan Mall). I was in VivoCity recently where I chanced upon AFURI 阿夫利 Ramen + Dumpling in the corner next to Shake Shack (VivoCity).  AFURI 阿夫利 Ramen + Dumpling’s specializes in yuzu ramen.  This is Kiwami Ramen [S$23.90] where you […]

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Sho Ryu Ramen (Funan Mall) – New Hakata Ramen Restaurant

I was in Funan Mall recently where I discovered a new ramen restaurant, Sho Ryu Ramen.  Sho Ryu Ramen specializes in hakata ramen just like Hakata Ikkousha Ramen. Hakata ramen originated from the district Hakata in Fukuoka city of western Kyushu. Fishermen working in the Hakata district used to eat this ramen because it was […]

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Menya Sanji (Tanjong Pagar) – Kagoshima Ramen Restaurant

Singaporeans love a good bowl of Japanese ramen anytime, which explains why Japanese ramen shops have been popping up in Singapore like wild mushrooms. I have been eyeing this Menya Sanji ramen restaurant next to Keisuke Tonkutsu King ever since it opened in December 2016. Takamori Saigo, Takayoshi Kido and Tochimishi Okubo were known as […]

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Tamago-EN (Velocity @ Novena Square) – Japanese Egg-Themed Restaurant

Located next to Wok Hey, I saw Tamago-EN everytime I picked up my food at Wok Hey. Its white and orange decoration gives the restaurant a clean and cheerful atmosphere which I like. Tamago-EN is an egg-themed restaurant, they only use eggs from a Singapore-approved egg farm in Okinawa. The chickens are fed a nutritious […]

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Shimbashi Soba – Handmade Buckwheat Noodles

Although buckwheat soba is not an popular as udon, buckwheat soba is rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids and proteins. Buckwheat soba is the ultimate health food that provides numerous health benefits such as twice the fiber of polished rice, vitamin p (rutin), low in calories and boost anti-aging properties.  Shimbashi Soba at the basement […]

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Unagiya Ichinoji 鳗家一の字 – 125 Years Old Unagi Restaurant from Tokyo

If you have been following my blog, you know that I have been on a unagi craze for the past few weeks. I have already been to Man Man Japanese Unagi Restaurant, Una Una, Unaemon and Uya Japanese Unagi Restaurant. The last unagi restaurant on my list is Unagi Ichinoji. Unagi Ichinoji originated from Tokyo, […]

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Uya Japanese Unagi Restaurant 四代目菊川

Man Man Japanese Unagi Restaurant was the first restaurant that introduced me to the wonderful world of unagi don.  I have been on a unagi don spree for the past few weeks. I have tried Una Una, Unaemon and now I am going on to the forth restaurant, Uya Japanese Unagi Restaurant 四代目菊川。 Located on […]

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Unaemon – Unagi Restaurant with More Than 150 Years of History

If you have been following my website regularly, you will realize that I am on a unagi craze right now.  I had my first taste of unagi at Man Man Japanese Unagi Restaurant a few years ago. I decided to try another unagi restaurant Una Una and now I am onto my third unagi restaurant.  […]