28 September 2016

Lady M (Somerset)

Lady M Confections serves delectable Mille Crepe cakes by combining the Japanese etiquette of precision and French pastry techniques. Try their Mille Crepe cakes at Orchard Central or One Fullerton!
Very Berry (S$9.50/portion)
Berries over vanilla custard and shortbread crust.
Chocolate Mille Crepes (S$9/slice)
Paper-thin chocolate infused crepes, layered with chocolate cream.
Signature Mille Crepes (S$9/slice)
Paper-thin handmade crepes, layered with light pastry cream.
Banana Mille Feuille (S$8.50/slice)
Layers of vanilla sponge cake and bananas with whipped cream and golden puff pastry.
How to get there?
Address: Orchard Central Shopping Mall, 181 Orchard Road, Orchard Central #01-27 & #02-07 Singapore 238896
Tel: 6509 3673
By Car -
  • Along Somerset Road, turn right to Orchard Central carpark
  • Alternatively, drive further up and turn right to Orchard Gateway carpark

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09038 (Midpoint Orchard) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 65, 106, 111, 123, 175, 502
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 08121 (Somerset Stn) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 36, 65, 77, 106, 111, 123, 124, 128, 143, 162, 167, 171, 174, 175, 190, 700, 972

Nearest MRT Station: Somerset

Opening hours
Daily from 11am to 10pm

21 September 2016

Baikohken Ramen 梅光軒 ラーメン (Orchard)

Founded in 1969 from Hokkaido Asahikawa, Baikohken serves generous portion of ramen together with spring onions and bean sprouts in savory soup bases.
While waiting for the seats, choose your ramen and make your order at the cashier.
You can select either the regular size or half portion.
You'll be given 1 stamp for every $10 spent.
Tantanmen (Shop original)
Hot and spicy sesame sauce in miso flavour, serves with char siew, bamboo shoots, ajitama, spring onions, boiled bean sprouts and minced meat.
Shoyu Ramen
Ramen in soy sauce soup base with char siew, spring onions and bamboo shoots.
Butter & Corn Ramen
Choose from Shoyu or Miso flavour, serves with char siew, bamboo shoots, spring onions, butter & corn and fried bean sprouts (only miso flavour). 
Gyoza
Crispy and tasty
How to get there?
Address: 391 Orchard Road, Ngee Ann City Takashimaya Food Hall Unit 201-4 Singapore 238873
Tel: 6235 3483
Baikohken website

By Car -
  • Along Orchard Link, turn left to Orchard Turn and shortly turn right to Ngee Ann City basement carpark
  • Alternatively, drive further up along Orchard Turn and turn right to Wisma Atria carpark

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09048 (Lucky Plaza) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 65, 106, 111, 123, 175, 502
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09011 (Opp Ngee Ann City) - Bus No. 124, 128, 143, 162, 167, 171, 190, 700, 972

Nearest MRT Station: Orchard

Opening hours
Daily from 10am to 9.30pm (Last order at 9pm)

14 September 2016

Three Little Pigs Eatery (Tiong Bahru Plaza)

After the revampment of Tiong Bahru Plaza, Three Little Pigs Eatery opens their door at the new extension of the shopping mall. Their recommended dishes are the signature pork chops such as the Signature Pork Chop Ciabatta, Macaroni Soup, Vermicelli and Rice.
Place your orders on the slip and pass to the staff
Spicy Pork Collar Garlic Cream Linguine
(I thought the pork are probably marinated using the same sauce but the spicy pork collar tastes different from the signature pork chop)
Signature Pork Chop Macaroni Soup
(The signature pork chop is indeed more tastier than the spicy pork collar. Recommend to order the signature pork chops!)
How to get there?
Address: 302 Tiong Bahru Road #01-106 Singapore 168732

By Car -
  • Along Bukit Ho Swee Link, turn left to Bukit Ho Swee Cres and turn left to basement carpark
  • Alternatively, along Tiong Bahru Road, filter left to Jln Membina and turn right into Multi-storey carpark (Free parking on Sundays)

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 10169 (Tiong Bahru Plaza) / 10161 (Opp Tiong Bahru Plaza) - Bus No. 5, 16, 33, 63, 121, 122, 123, 195, 851

Nearest MRT Station: Tiong Bahru

Opening hours
Daily from 10am to 10pm

07 September 2016

Supply & Demand (Somerset)

Italian Southeast Asian bistro that serves delectable dishes such as the Garlic Truffle Fries, Morning After pizza, chicken drumlets and many more in a cosy ambience.
Garlic Bread
Garlic Truffle Fries
(Enticing! Fries are drizzled with truffle oil, served with roasted garlic and shaved parmesan)
Calamari Fritto
Aglio with Chicken
Chicken Drumlets
(Crispy drumlets are marinated well and taste savory. Recommend to order this!)
The Morning After Pizza
(Tempting! Serves with soft egg, bacon and mushroom)
How to get there?
Address: 277 Orchard Road #02-13/14 Orchard Gateway Singapore 238858
Tel: 6702 6218

By Car -
  • Along Somerset Road, turn right into Orchard Gateway carpark (carpark entrance is right after Orchard Central Mall)
  • Alternatively, drive a bit further up and turn right into 313@Somerset carpark

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 08121 (Somerset Stn) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 36, 65, 77, 106, 111, 123, 124, 128, 143, 162, 167, 171, 174, 175, 190, 700, 972
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09038 (Midpoint Orchard) - Bus No. 7, 14,16, 65, 106, 111, 123, 175, 502

Nearest MRT Station: Somerset

Opening hours
Mon to Sun: 11.30am to 10.30pm

31 August 2016

Masizzim 마시찜 (Somerset)

With stores all over South Korea, Masizzim is well-known for its Galbi Jjim. The restaurant serves delicious korean dishes such as the chicken stew, steamed egg, fried pancakes, spicy noodles and more.
Spicy Squid
(Tastes savory when have it together with the grapefruit yogurt and alcohol)
Spicy Noodles
Tomato Cheese Kimchi Pancake
Honey Mustard Cheese Egg Roll
Tuna Seaweed Egg Roll
Spicy Chicken Stew
(Delectable! You can choose the level of spiciness, the type of noodles (udon or glass noodles) and the optional add-ons such as cheese, toppoki or extra noodles)
Rice Balls (Anchovy)
Rice Balls (Tuna)
Mix well the rice with anchovy or tuna and mould them into rice balls.
Grapefruit Yogurt with Alcohol
(Soju is served separately)
How to get there?
Address: 313 Orchard Road #B3-02 Singapore 238895
Tel: 6509 5808
Masizzim Facebook

By Car -
  • Along Somerset Road after taxi stand, turn right into the carpark and park at 313 @ Somerset

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 08121 (Somerset Stn) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 36, 65, 77, 106, 111, 123, 124, 128, 143, 162, 167, 171, 174, 175, 190, 700, 972
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09038 (Midpoint Orchard) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 65, 106, 111, 123, 175, 502

Nearest MRT Station: Somerset

Opening hours
Mon to Thurs & Sun: 11am to 10pm
Fri & Sat: 11am to 11pm

24 August 2016

Yoogane 요가네 (Bugis)

Since 1981, Yoogane became well-liked in Busan Korea. It then opened their two outlets at Bugis and Westgate.
Their galbi comes in the big pan with other ingredients and there is free flow of salad provided by the restaurant.
Chicken galbi serves with other ingredients (mushroom, carrots, rice cakes, etc) in the big pan.
Marinated Chicken Bulgogi Fried Rice
Fried rice with marinated chicken serves with mozzarella cheese
How to get there?
Address: Bugis Junction, 200 Victoria Street #02-47/48 Singapore 188021
Tel: 6337 7337
Yoogane website

By Car -
  • Along North Bridge Road, turn right to Bugis Junction carpark
  • Alternatively, park at the kerbside carpark lots along Tan Quee Lan Street or Liang Seah Street

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 01112 (Opp Bugis Junction) - Bus No. 7, 12, 63, 80, 175, 197, 851, 960, 980
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 01119 (Bugis Junction) - Bus No. 2, 12, 33, 130, 133, 960

Nearest MRT Station: Bugis

Opening hours
Daily from 11.30am to 10pm

16 August 2016

Ratchada Train Night Market (Bangkok)

Ratchada Train Night Market, also known as Rot Fai Market, is located behind the Esplanade shopping mall. Easily accessible by MRT, the train market consists of great food and a wide array of stuff to shop for.
How to get there?
Address: Ratcadaphisek Road, behind Esplanade Shopping Mall
Ratchada Train Night Market Facebook

Nearest MRT Station: Thailand Cultural Centre (Exit 3)

Opening hours
Tues to Sun: 5pm to 1am

7SEA Chill & Grill
Location: Near Entrance
Tel: +66 90 981 6759
Grill the seafood and chill~
1958 Cafe' Dessert & Drinks
Location: Near Entrance, next to 7SEA
Serves desserts like the waffles and ice cream
Stalls selling handphone accessories, clothing, dog clothing, etc
Richwood The Vintage Light Bulbs
Tel: 098-528-9552
Very creative and interesting home decoration
Buns and siew mai
Cendol drinks
Ordered Pad Tai with egg from this stall
Remember to try their Pla Pao (Grilled Fish)
Fried fish balls and chicken sausages
Fried quail eggs at 25 baht
We decided to feast in the hotel room, so we tabao (packeted) the pla pao (grilled fish), pad tai with egg, fried fish balls and chicken sausages, prawn salad and the fried chicken with mayo and chilli sauce. Fat die us!
Where else have I been in Bangkok?