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Chinese

So Good Char Chan Tang – Posh and Disappointing

So Good Char Chan Tang in Capitol Piazza is very different from the cha chan teng that I have been to in Hong Kong. Cha chaan teng in Hong Kong are mostly housed in nondescript buildings, such as the Mido Cafe I visited. You will probably walk past it without realizing if you didn’t go looking […]

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Japanese

Ootoya (Clementi Mall) – Quality Japanese Cuisine

I have dined at Ootoya some years back so I know I can expect quality Japanese cuisine from this restaurant. I was delighted when a sales representative treated us to a meal at Ootoya (Clementi Mall).  Ootoya – The Food Ootoya has an extensive menu that encompasses different varieties of Japanese cuisine and ingredients. You […]

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Japanese

Pepper Lunch Restaurant (JEM) – DIY Australian Steak from Just S$17.90

Pepper Lunch has always been my go-to place for quality steak. It has been a long time since I last had a good steak at Pepper Lunch (Tampines One) and I have been craving for it. Pepper Lunch has opened an outlet in JEM, I can finally get my steak craving fixed.  Pepper Lunch does not allow table […]

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Turkish

Derwish – Halal Turkish Mediterranean Restaurant

I didn’t know Singapore has such a vibrant Turkish culinary scene until my girlfriend suggested going to a Turkish restaurant called Derwish for our meetup. It turns out that the whole Bussorah Street is filled with Turkish restaurants. Bussorah Street is directly opposite Masjid Sultan and most Turkish restaurants are halal which attracts Muslims.  Among […]

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Steamboat

City Hot Pot 旺爐 (One Raffles Place) – Personal Mini Hotpot

I recently had dinner at City Hot Pot 旺爐 with my ex-colleagues. My ex-colleagues have been raving about this hotpot restaurant for a while now and we finally got to try it.  The outlet on level 4 of One Raffles Place was their first outlet which opened in 2014. City Hot Pot gained popularity with […]

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Korean

Guiga Korean BBQ Restaurant – Korean Marinated Crab and Korean BBQ

I have been binge-watching this Korean YouTuber Tzuyang, it’s amazing how much this petite girl can eat in one seating! There was one video where she ate gejang which is Korean marinated crab. I have had my fair share of Korean food but I have never had gejang in Singapore. A search online revealed that only […]

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Korean

O.BBa Jjajang & BBQ – Quality Meats and Delicious Korean Cuisine

I have been to the O.BBa Jjajang in Tanjong Pagar, but only for jajangmyeon and tangsuyuk. O.BBa Jjajang & BBQ may look like an ordinary Korean barbecue restaurant but don’t be deceived by its humble appearance. It is hugely popular and many Singaporeans will willingly wait for hours just to dine there.  O.BBa Jjajang & […]

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Korean

Hotpot by Seoul Garden Group – Korean Hotpots and Bibimbaps

Hotpot by Seoul Garden Group is a new concept restaurant by the halal-certified Seoul Garden Group which has been around in Singapore for more than 35 years.  This new concept focuses on Korean soups, hotpots, bibimbap and jjiage sets. You can find the full menu here. Yes, Hotpot by Seoul Garden Group is halal-certified.  Ginseng […]

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Chinese

Huang Tu Di Xi’An Delights 黄土地西安小吃

The different Chinese regional cuisines have become more popular in Singapore in the recent years. MEET Noodles specializes in Lanzhou noodles and Sik Bao Sin specializes in Cantonese cuisine. Adding to my list is a restaurant that specializes in xi’an cuisine called Huang Tu Di Xi’An Delights 黄土地西安小吃.  Huang Tu Di Xi’An Delights 黄土地西安小吃 is located in […]

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Italian

Saizeriya – Cheap Italian Fare in 321 Clementi

There are a couple of low-budget restaurants chains such as Astons, Jacks’s Place and Collin’s. Saizeriya falls under the same category, all these restaurants aims to serve quality fare at affordable prices.  While Jack’s Place, Astons and Collin’s specializes in Western food, Saizeriya focuses on Italian fare. You can view Saizeriya’s full menu here.  Even […]