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Thai Seng Fish Soup – A Fish Soup Gem In Ubi That’s Worth The Long Wait

March 6, 2019 9:00 am Published by Comments Off on Thai Seng Fish Soup – A Fish Soup Gem In Ubi That’s Worth The Long Wait

Fish soup is a bowl of warmth to have after emerging from your cold office during lunch break. It’s a change from having jook (congee) every day when you’re down with a sore throat. You know you’ll be back for it if you like the fish, the broth, or both. But sometimes, what elevates a fish soup are the non-essential ingredients or that explosive chilli on the...


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Dee Tongue Thai By Rang Mama – Authentic Thai Food In Golden Mile Complex That Can Rival Nakhon’s

March 1, 2019 9:00 am Published by Comments Off on Dee Tongue Thai By Rang Mama – Authentic Thai Food In Golden Mile Complex That Can Rival Nakhon’s

When people mention places to get affordable yet incredibly delicious Thai food, popular Nakhon usually springs to mind. The queues, however, are insanely off-putting. Hankering for authentic Thai food that’s both affordable and lip-smacking delicious? Dee Tongue Thai is a no-frills Thai eatery run by Thais, meaning that their food comes close to the actual flavours of Thailand. We particularly love...


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[CLOSED] Sambal Time – Healthy Nasi Lemak & Homemade Sambal That’s Legit Tasty

November 27, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on [CLOSED] Sambal Time – Healthy Nasi Lemak & Homemade Sambal That’s Legit Tasty

If you love a good nasi lemak in the morning but worry about your ever-expanding waistline, fear not because Sambal Time offers the most nutritious nasi lemak that’s not just delicious and healthy but also Halal-certified. While it might seem like plenty of places are jumping on the healthy-eating train, rest assured that this isn’t anything gimmicky, with nothing but...


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Lad & Dad — Proper British Comfort Food Minus The Hefty Price Tag

November 24, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Lad & Dad — Proper British Comfort Food Minus The Hefty Price Tag

Update: Lad & Dad has ceased operations at Maxwell Food Centre and has opened a gastropub in Tanjong Pagar Plaza. Perhaps odd that in the middle of Maxwell Food Centre, where you’d normally expect to find your typical Singaporean fare, is a stall that sells not-so-typical British food. What we mean by that is—quintessentially British comfort food without the quintessential...


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7 Next-Level Nasi Lemak That’ll Make You Go “Alamak!”

November 10, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 7 Next-Level Nasi Lemak That’ll Make You Go “Alamak!”

Nasi Lemak is a perennial favourite among both Singaporeans and Malaysians and is one that can be enjoyed any time of the day. Traditionally, Nasi Lemak is served with a fried chicken wing atop coconut milk-infused rice, before finally being topped with a dash of sambal chilli, ikan bilis and peanuts. Of course, there are several versions of this dish but...


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Soon Lee Stew Beef – Delicious Chinese-Style Stewed Beef At A Hawker Centre

May 20, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Soon Lee Stew Beef – Delicious Chinese-Style Stewed Beef At A Hawker Centre

Situated at Alexandra Village Food Centre, Soon Lee Stew Beef serves up a range of delectable beef dishes such Stewed Beef Rice, Stewed Beef Fire Pot and Stewed Beef Noodles. Finding a stall that whips up stewed beef claypot-style in local hawker centres is rare, hence Soon Lee Stew Beef is a real gem!


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Thirsty 4 Balls—Aesthetically-Pleasing Korean Billiard Bar With S$6 Nett Beer Bottles

May 15, 2018 11:06 am Published by Comments Off on Thirsty 4 Balls—Aesthetically-Pleasing Korean Billiard Bar With S$6 Nett Beer Bottles

Thirsty 4 Balls is a newly-opened Korean billiard bar situated at The Cathay. For those who don’t know, Korean billard is one of the most, if not the most, common leisure sport found in South Korea. We learnt from the Korean owner of Thirsty 4 Balls that in Korea, it is typical to find billiard bars on the 3rd or 4th storey...


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Yummy Takoyaki – Halal Takoyaki Balls Drowning In Nacho Cheese

May 7, 2018 12:55 pm Published by Comments Off on Yummy Takoyaki – Halal Takoyaki Balls Drowning In Nacho Cheese

The Japanese takoyaki needs no further introduction—this delightful wheat-based snack can be found at many food stands and Japanese restaurants in Singapore. Given how ubiquitous takoyaki is, it is almost impossible to imagine that a food establishment is able to rise to fame by specialising only in that. But here comes Yummy Takoyaki—a halal takeaway stall in East Village opposite...


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Soi 47 – Hidden Gem In TPY With Authentic & Affordable Thai Food

January 26, 2018 4:37 pm Published by Comments Off on Soi 47 – Hidden Gem In TPY With Authentic & Affordable Thai Food

Out of all the many Southeast Asian cuisines we know and love, Thai food is something we constantly find ourselves going back to for the simple reason being that no other cuisine ties in all the taste elements of sweet, salty, sour and spicy as perfectly. A hidden gem in the Toa Payoh enclave that not many know about is...


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Kabayan Filipino Restaurant—A Hidden Gem In Lucky Plaza Serving Authentic Filipino Fast Food

September 19, 2017 5:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Kabayan Filipino Restaurant—A Hidden Gem In Lucky Plaza Serving Authentic Filipino Fast Food

Homey, warm and affordable, Kabayan Filipino Restaurant is reminiscent of the typical carinderia or fast-food in the Philippines and it is where we go for authentic Filipino fare that packs a punch. This canteen-like eatery features a wide selection of popular Filipino dishes; from rustic appetisers, mains, to desserts—all of which are as delicious as they are visually stunning. That...