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Chinese

Nerdy Noodles (四眼仔) – Hong Kong Cart Noodles Comes to Bugis+

You know what I miss the most about Hong Kong? It’s not the mesmerising night scenery from Victoria Peak, it is all the delicious food. Many of these famous Hong Kong eateries have set up branches in Singapore, from Tai Cheong Bakery to Tim Ho Wan.  There are still many Hong Kong delicacies that have […]

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Michelin Guide Singapore

Ash & Elm – New European Restaurant in InterContinental Singapore

Ash & Elm is the new European restaurant in InterContinental Singapore that has taken over the spot previously occupied by longstanding all-day dining restaurant, Olive Tree. Recipient of the G Restaurant Award of Excellence, Ash & Elm brings you on a gastronomical adventure. Ash & Elm is helmed by Chef Philippe Duc who is well-known […]

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Vegetarian

Hotcakes Cafe – Vegan, Vegetarian and Eggless Cafe at Fortune Centre

You are forgiven for thinking that Hotcakes Cafe sells hotcakes (as in McDonald’s hotcakes) because that was my first thought when I saw the cafe. It is actually a small cafe that sells vegetarian, vegan and eggless dishes, presumably catered to the devotees of Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple and Sri Krishnan Temple nearby.  There […]

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Desserts

Cafe-Hopping: Le Kue

It has been a while since Mariem and I went cafe-hopping so we decided to meet up and check out a few of the cafes mentioned in “10 New Halal Cafes in Bugis” by Singaporeplus. LeKue is a hole-in-the-wall dessert place that serves French-Asia cakes and drinks. In fact, it is so inconspicuous we had to […]

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Chinese

Nan Hwa Chong Fish Head Steamboat Corner

Nan Hwa Chong Fish Head Corner is a family business that has been in operation since 1927. Located at the corner of North Bridge Road and Jalan Sultan, this traditional restaurant is possibly the creator of Teochew Fish Head Steamboat. Nan Hwa Chong’s Teochew Fish Head Steamboat is the star attraction here. We were told […]

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Japanese

Genki Sushi (Bugis +)

Genki Sushi is the pioneer of conveyor-belt sushi, the concept was created by Genki Sushi’s creator, Chef Fumio Saito. In 1990, Genki Sushi Co. Ltd. was established and has since expanded worldwide with outlets in Hawaii, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Thailand.  Heeding recommendation from my loyal reader, iamrara, and my cousin, I decided to […]