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Chinese

Revisiting The Good Trio

There are numerous Chinese restaurants in Singapore but there are not many Chinese restaurants that specialize in Hokkien and Sichuan dishes. The Good Trio is one such restaurant with two outlets in JCube and Thomson Plaza. I can’t comment on the authenticity of the Hokkien dishes but my mother who is a Hokkien, loves their […]

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Korean

Nipong Naepong – Fusion Korea Ppong and Pizzas

If you thought Korean food is all about bibimbap and ramyeon, I am going to prove you wrong. A new Korean restaurant has opened up in JEM and it’s all about fusion pizzas and jjamppongs.   Nipong Naepong offers sets that make it cheaper to dine with large group of friends. Soda Set and Ade […]

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Japanese

Kogane Yama (JEM) – Customisable Tendon, Donburi and Matcha Latte

On my recent visit to JEM in Jurong East, I discovered that a few new restaurants have popped out of nowhere. One is Kogane Yama and the other is Nipong Naepong.  I have heard some really good reviews of Kogane Yama and I am going to try it out for myself.  Kogane Yama has a […]

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Korean

Masizzim (Westgate) – Korean Food with a Modern Twist

Masizzim created quite a stir when it opened its first outlet at 313 Somerset in 2015 and again in 2017 when the second outlet at Westgate opened.  Masizzim is a Korean casual restaurant that is hugely popular in South Korea. Brought in by K Food Holdings who also brought in Chir Chir, Masizzim is a […]

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Fast Food

[CLOSED] Sticky Wings – First Asian Fried Chicken Restaurant

I was craving for fried chicken so I headed down to 4Fingers , and boy I was surprised to see that the spot where 4Fingers used to be is now housing another fried chicken restaurant called Sticky Wings.  Sticky Wings is Singapore’s first Asian inspired fried chicken chain.  Looks interesting, let’s check it out.   […]

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Korean

Burger Monster – New Korean Burger Place at Jurong East MRT

Burger Monster has taken over the spot previously occupied by Chicken Up at level 1 of Jurong East MRT station. Opened by the same people behind Chicken up, Burger Monster is the first restaurant in Singapore to serve Korean burgers. Monster Burger serves burgers, rolls, fried chicken and fried fish alongside other dishes and $2 […]

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Chinese

Shi Li Fang Taiwan Hot Pot

I stumbled upon Shi Li Fang when I was window-shopping in JCube one day. The snaking long queue quipped my curiosity and I went to investigate what everyone was queuing for. It turned out to be a Taiwan steamboat restaurant. I returned a few weeks later with a girlfriend and I got my first taste […]

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Japanese Western

Noodle Bar by Tokyo Latte

Hidden among the clothing shops on the second level of JCube is Noodle Bar by Tokyo Latte, a smallish restaurant that combines the innovation and quality of Japanese with the comfort of old-fashioned European cuisine.  Noodle Bar by Tokyo Latte wants to make casual dining a gastronomic experience where good food is enjoyed in the […]

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Japanese

Itacho Sushi X Jika Udon

Although I have been staying in the West of Singapore for more than 20 years and I have been to JCube many times, I have never really taken the time to really explore JCube, so today I went to JCube and I realised that the second level of JCube is just like a mini Bugis […]

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Japanese

Aburi Sushi Heishirou: Delicious Flamed Sushi at Westgate

The spot previously occupied by Ryoshi Sushi Ikeikemaru has been taken over a new Japanese restaurant Aburi Sushi Heishirou which has been in operation Kyushu, Japan for more than 20 years. Aburi Sushi Heishirou specializes in aburi sushi where the top portion of the sushi are partly grilled by a flaming blowtorch so that people […]