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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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Italian

Mad For Garlic – Italian Restaurant That Came From Korea

The moment you hear the name Mad for Garlic, you know it’s a garlic-themed restaurant. What you don’t know is that this is an Italian that originated from Korea (reminds me of Bel Mondo, an Italian restaurant that originated from Osaka, Japan). Mad for Garlic’s first restaurant was in Apgujeong-dong, an affluent entertainment and residential […]

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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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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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Desserts

Dal.Komm Coffee – Coffee Place for DoTS and Goblin Fans

Dal.Komm Coffee is a Korean coffee chain that caught my attention while I was watching the Korean drama “Descendants of The Sun” and then “Goblin”.    Dal.Komm means “sweet” in Korean, but there is actually another meaning behind the words. “Dal” stands for the founding company Danal while the German word “komm” means “come”. Hence, […]

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Korean

Wonderful Bap Sang + Lee Mart Kitchen – Korean Restaurant and Mart

“Bap Sang” is made up of two words “bap” which means “cooked rice” and “sang” which means “table” in Korean. “Bap Sang” means “a table at which meals are enjoyed” in Korean (I took this definition from a Korean food blog, Korean Bapsang).  Located at Tower 3 (East Wing) of Suntec City Mall, Wonderful Bap […]

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Korean

Jinjja Chicken – Korean Fast Food Restaurant

Jinjja Chicken is a new Korean fast food restaurant that I “stumbled” upon at the basement of The Clementi Mall. Originating from South Korea, Jinjja Chicken aims to take Korean fast food beyond just fried chicken and fries.  Jinjja Chicken serves Korean fried chicken wings and drumsticks, noodles which are known as “myeon” in Korean, […]

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Korean

House of Gimbap

House of Gimbap is a Singapore-based Korean restaurant at Millenia Walk that specializes in authentic Korean gimbap and Korea wellness teas.  There are altogether 9 gimbals to choose from, from the classic Beef Bulgogi Gimbap to Wasabi Tuna Gimbap and Cream Cheese & Walnut Gimbap for the adventurous. There is Egg Roll & Vegetable Gimbap […]

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Korean

SBCD Korean Tofu House – New Korean Soontofu and Bulgogi Restaurant

Tanjong Pagar Centre is an up-and-coming retail mall that sits right on top of the Tanjong Pagar MRT station. Tanjong Pagar Centre’s six levels of retail space not only houses unique retail options, but there are also many restaurants that serve a variety of cuisines such as delicious Cream Buns from Hattendo Cafe and the […]

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Korean

Andong Zzimdak

For those of your who are not very familiar with Korean cuisine, jjim is a Korean dish where fish or chicken and various vegetables is marinated in ganjang (Korean soy sauce) before being steamed or boiled. Andong of Gyeongsangbuk-do province in Korea is especially known for this dish, and this popular Korean dish has finally […]