Category Archives: Paya Lebar

Majestic Restaurant vs. Chu Dao

Majestic restaurant and Chu Dao are both known for their innovative Chinese cuisine in Singapore.  We decided to go out of our Chinese restaurant comfort zone i.e. Imperial, Paradise Group…. and try out the two well reviewed restaurants. Majestic Restaurant                         … Continue reading

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Ding Tai Fung – Truffle Xiao Long Bao

I love Ding Tai Fung. DTF = Outstanding quality, reasonable prices and consistent standard. It is one of my favourite meal places. Truffle Xiao Long Bao (with DTF’s signature 18 intricate folds) – This is sinfully good but after the second piece, … Continue reading

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Mark & Spencer’s Croissant – Singapore vs. London

I like the buttery croissants I had in London’s M&S.  I love butter (sorry heart, I will try to eat such sinful food moderately) – I remember an incident when I put a large slab of butter on a small piece of … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Saigon Sandwich – Authentic Vietnamese Food in Singapore #10

Saigon Sandwich – The new kid on the block in the world of banh mi (Vietnamese sandwich). The cafe is opened by an investment banker and his Vietnamese wife. The missus family has a baguette bakery in Saigon where they pick up their … Continue reading

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Caphe East Vietnamese Cuisine – Authentic Vietnamese Food in Singapore #6 (Includes: Exclusive interview with Owner)

Caphe East is a new Vietnamese eatery that I chanced upon along East Coast Road while heading to Starbucks for my daily fix. I was so intrigued by the fact that Caphe East sells banh cuon (Steamed rice rolls) that … Continue reading

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