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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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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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10 Best Restaurants In Singapore 2015 (And The Price Tag)

The movie “Foodies” traced 5 food bloggers who go on a search for the best fine dining and Michelin star restaurants around the world. What is the reason for their obsession, you may wonder? And I saw a reflection of myself in some of them. Very simply, I wanted to know the definition of “The […]

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Tarte by Cheryl Koh – Les Amis’ Pastry Chef Helms Her Own

There was a little sense pride when I saw a local name fronting this pastry shop, other than the usual Japanese or French ones. Les Amis’s very own Pastry Chef Cheryl Koh helms her own with Tarte by Cheryl Koh. The restaurant itself needs little introduction. It is after all considered one of Singapore’s Best […]

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10 Best Restaurants In Singapore – The Fine Dining Edition

Putting a list of “Singapore’s Best Restaurant” is a contentious one, the word ‘best’ can already be so subjective. Surely, a humble old-school zhi char restaurant can be considered ‘best’ to some. And unless someone has tried ALL the restaurants in Singapore, who can claim they know which is ‘best’? This post is put together […]

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Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2014, Plus The Top 10 Reviews

Surprise, surprise. This year Bangkok is in the culinary highlight with their tops restaurants, Nahm and Gaggan taking 2 of the top 3 spots. Nahm by Australian-born celebrity chef David Thompson is awarded top honours by earning the title of The S.Pellegrino Asia’s Best Restaurant, up two rankings from last year. It came as a […]

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Peperoni Pizzeria – One of the Best Wood-Fired Pizzas

This shop opposite Great World City used to house the Sum Kee zhi-char stall and a prata shop which eventually gave way to Les Amis operated Bistro Du Vin and Peperoni Pizzeria opening side by side. Talk about upmarket changes. Peperoni Pizzeria has been known to serve hearty Italian fare, especially their piping hot wood-fired […]

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Cine Café – The Cinema Café by Les Amis

Movie goers of Shaw Lido would have noticed a huge change not only in their cinemas, but F&B outlets. Gone are the fast food outlets like McDonalds, KFC, Long John Silvers and local chain Glory, but replaced by classier looking Canelé, Cine Café and Cine Bar. All are opened by Les Amis. To some, it […]

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