Earlier this month, J65 @ Hotel Jen Tanglin (by Shangri-La) rolled out a very diverse buffet programme - five different themed buffet spreads, within any given week. It is like a restaurant with rotating menu throughout the week; refreshing, and makes a closely-spaced return trip all that more plausible. Kick-start the week on Sundays & Mondays with the customary … Continue reading J65 @ Hotel Jen Tanglin: Different Day of the Week, Different Themed Dinner Buffet
Before you think it is one of the stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, or that this burger joint is founded by a Hollywood star, let me put an end to those thoughts and just say that, what we mean was, 25 Degrees Burger & Liquor Bar, a star, a hit, in Los Angeles, USA, … Continue reading 25 Degrees Burger & Liquor Bar: A Hollywood Star
Ah, Bintan. A show of (rhetorical) hands how many of you actually have yet to visit the Indonesian island? In some ways, Singaporeans are pretty fortunate. We get many things packed into a small area. If you want nightlife you got it. If you want the beach you got it. Everywhere is usually only less than … Continue reading Bintan 2D1N Itinerary @ Nirwana Gardens (2017)
Hiroshima, a city in Japan that may or may not ring a bell (depending on how much attention you pay in Social Studies classes back in school), outside of its dark days, has its vibrant and thriving moments. Back in 1933, Hattendo, a confectionery shop, started contributing to those moments. As with many Japanese products, … Continue reading Hattendo Café: 84 Years of History – Famed Cream Bun from Japan
Pick a day from now until 21 February 2017, starve yourself, and pay a visit to Melt Café @ Mandarin Oriental Singapore for unlimited helpings of an array of lobster dishes. Start your rounds at the ice bar with the succulent and naturally sweet Boston Lobsters, and/or Maine Lobsters served with balsamic poached pears and micro … Continue reading Melt Café @ Mandarin Oriental Singapore: Lobster Buffet
Some, if not many, of us, have a baking oven at home, sitting pretty but left untouched for the longest time. I am guilty as charged, mainly because I am lazy to look up recipes to try, and also lazy to head out to buy the necessary ingredients. A local start-up, Bakestarters saw and exploited that … Continue reading Bakestarters: Monthly Delivery of Premium Baking Kit.
30 years. It has been 30 years since Penang Hawker Fare started at York Hotel. What an amazing history; from a humble and small set up, to today's restaurant packed full of diners and hawkers - 12 hawker stalls, to be exact, flown straight from Penang to you. Each hawker stall sends two representatives to … Continue reading Penang Hawker Fare @ York Hotel: Bringing Penang To You.