Monthly Archives: September 2012

Spruce – Just Another Brunch Place

[LEFT] Spruce flagship restaurant at Tanglin. There is an outlet in the old Bukit Timah fire station as well. [RIGHT] Spruce is fully packed on weekends – do make a reservation in advance. We were happy with the cooling outdoor seats, the big ceiling fans and surrounding greenery certainly helped. Crab Cake Benny - A highly raved dish in Spruce and why weRead More

Rong Cheng Bak Kut Teh + Cake Over Heels

A BKT shop and a chic patisserie just sound so weird together but there’s a good reason for this…..they are located side by side in Mid View City. Rong Cheng Bak Kut Teh The new branch in Mid View City is managed by the son of the founder of Rong Cheng BKT. The new place is huge and breezy.Read More

Old Street Bak Kut Teh – Service with a Smile

The girls and I are on a Bak Kut Teh (BKT) craze recently. You will definitely see more posts on this local dish very soon. I chanced upon Old Street BKT near Tai Seng MRT and decided to give it a try. The 7 month old BKT shop offers a wide variety of items. TheyRead More

Margarita’s – Everything but the Kitchen Sink

Sometimes you just need junk food……and a couple of cocktails. There is no better place than Margarita’s for that. THE KITCHEN SINK BURRITO - It contained everything but the kitchen sink. Super LIKE the witty name. This is definitely THE burrito to order. The kitchen sink contained a dozen of ingredients including rice, chicken, beef, beans etc wrapped in a giant tortilla then toppedRead More

[Beijing] My Perfect Fooding Day

BREAKFAST - Du Yi Chu Go local – Start the day in the century old shao mai shop at Qian Men Da Jie The menu is small - just a couple of dumpling choices and appetisers. I went straight for the highly recommended san sian (Mixture of pork, prawn & sea cucumber)  shao mai. SAN SIAN SHAO MAI – The dumplings arrived piping hot afterRead More

The Best Banh Xeo……is a Home-Made One

 The title of this post said it all. Next on my “to master” list -Banh khot . I can’t find this dish anywhere in Singapore! Read Saigon Sandwich – Authentic Vietnamese Food in Singapore #10 Read Vietnamese Cafes – Authentic Vietnamese Food in Singapore #7, #8 & #9 Read Caphe East Vietnamese Cuisine – AuthenticRead More

Privé Café – Rise & Shine

Keppel Island – This always remind me of a scene in HK drama 珠光寶氣 for the rich and famous. I fell in love with this sexy, private island the first time T brought me here for dinner in the Privé Restaurant (The now Privé Grill) some years back.  The eateries at Keppel are getting overcrowded recently –Read More

Lim Seng Lee Duck Rice – My all-time Favorite

During lunch one day, my colleague and I drove down all the way to South Bouna Vista in order to satisfy my craving for duck rice. We went to the famous Lim Seng Lee Duck Rice – a stall I frequented during my NUS days. It was a nostalgic feeling to be back there againRead More