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Joe & The Juice – Fun Juice and Coffee Place Opens At Quayside Isle

Joe & The Juice known for combining health and entertainment, selling fruit juices and coffee with a slab of fun, has opened its 2nd outlet in Singapore at Quayside Isle. Their juices have peculiar names, think Pick Me Up, Go Away Doc, Stress Down, Hell Of A Nerve, Hangover Heaven, and emmmph… Sex Me Up, […]

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Naughty Nuri’s Singapore – Popular Ribs Restaurant From Bali Opens At Capitol Piazza

Naughty Nuri’s known for its “killer ribs and twisted martinis” which originated in Ubud Bali has opened in Singapore, to much anticipation of course. Some background about the grill house: Naughty Nuri’s was opened in Bali by a couple (the wife is called Isnuri, thus the name), and has attracted too many tourists, appeared in […]

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Les Amis – The Iconic French Fine Dining Restaurant In Singapore

Someone told me that Les Amis was THE fine-dining restaurant in Singapore in the 1990s. “If you can afford a meal there, you have made it. If you propose to someone there, you can make it.” Was. Les Amis, the French translation of ‘The Friends’, filled the void then by becoming the first independent fine-dining […]

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South Bronx – Homegrown Burger Joint With Mac & Cheese, Thai, Spam Burgers!

Burgers are still a big thing in Singapore, and we have seen specialised burger joints Wolf at Pasar Bella Suntec City, Wildfire Burgers, The Butchers Club Burger, and MEATLiquor opening up, though of varying success. Happy to see another home-grown burger joint South Bronx which also features burgers that are Asian-style, think Bangkok influenced Thai-Tanium […]

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Whitegrass – Modern Australian Restaurant Is A Potential Star

This year may mark one that will see a flourish of higher end restaurants in Singapore, especially with the impending Michelin Guide in Singapore. Are there too many of such restaurants in Singapore? Apparently, not yet. Whitegrass is a new fine dining restaurant at Chijmes, helmed by Chef Sam Aisbett who will present Modern Australian […]

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Butter My Buns – Tiramisu Hero Opens Café at NUS UTown. Don’t Go If You Are Rushing For Lectures Because…

Students these days are blessed with easily accessible cafes within campus. Think having café food in between lectures, project meeting over artisanal coffee and munching on takeaway waffles during tutorial classes. Ok, we do sound really old here… The Tiramisu Hero team (Hello Peggy) at Jalan Besar with the cat mascot has started buttering their […]

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JINzakaya – Les Amis Group Opens Yakitori Sake Restaurant

Sushi Jin can be considered as one of my favourite Japanese restaurants, not bank-breaking high end yet serve commendable food. So when the Les Amis Group which owns it took over the next door shop for a modern izakaya joint, some anticipation ran high. JINzakaya located at Owen Link (near Farrer Park MRT) has a […]

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Seasonal Tastes – CNY Buffet Feast with Buddha Jump Over The Wall, Siew Yoke with Salted Egg Sauce!

Though we traditionally think of Chinese New Year dinner as a round-table meal with 8-10 dishes, a gastronomic buffet featuring an international contemporary spread, fresh seafood AND CNY classics sounds splendid as an option for the family. Seasonal Tastes at The Westin Singapore offers a live interactive kitchen concept, known for fresh selection of crustaceans, […]

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Punch – This Cafe Packs A Punch. Fans Of The Plain, Ronin Will Like This

A courtyard in an open space with natural lighting, greenery, clean-contemporary look with Aussie vibes should be a big ‘punch’, I mean hit, among the foodies and executives working at the CBD. Punch at North Canal Road (opposite Kreta Ayer Police Post) is a short walk away from Raffles Place. The décor of the café […]

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Gyoza-ya – Gyoza Specialist Shop Opens At The Paragon. Skip The Truffle Ramen

Gyoza-ya must be feeling confident about Orchard, having opened its 3rd outlet at The Paragon basement. The other two casual dining restaurants are at Gyoza-ya Robinsons Orchard B1 and ION Orchard B4. The gyoza specialist are under The Akashi Group, with varieties such as Pan-Fried Dumpling with Pork ($4.80), Pan-Fried Dumpling with Vegetable ($4.80), Pan-Fried […]

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