Category Archives: Bistro & Cafe

Porta

Porta is housed inside Park Hotel Clarke Quay‘s ground floor, offering a small, focused menu of European cuisine. Shortly upon seated, I was surprised to be served warm bread. Not exactly expecting that but it was a nice touch. Browsing … Continue reading

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Gallery & Co. (feat. Yayoi Kusama special)

Three weeks ago, I dragged myself out of my comfy bed on a Sunday morning for the F1 Circuit Tour. The tour bus passed  by the National Art Gallery where Yayoi Kusama‘s Exhibition was on-going. Back then I naively thought … Continue reading

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Henri Charpentier, Singapore

Happy to have 1 more pastry shop option around Tanjong Pagar with the addition of Henri Charpentier flagship store. Despite its rather French sounding name, this is actually a Japanese confectionery from Kobe, Japan. I decided to try a few classic … Continue reading

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Kumoya Singapore X Cinnamoroll Pop-up Cafe

Most character cafes in Singapore does not seem to be able to sustain its hype and draw in constant crowd. Hence I thought it was a nice concept to work with a cafe to do a pop-up featuring a particular … Continue reading

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Redpan

Sundays are for sleeping in till late morning. Having gotten special passes to access the Singapore F1 Circuit Tour meant I had to get up early for it. After completing the tour, I decided to reward myself with a good … Continue reading

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Chen’s Mapo Tofu

It is hard to believe that Chen’s Mapo Tofu could be a distance relative of the two-Michelin-star Sichuan-Japanese restaurant Shisen Hanten. One is a fine-dining restaurant housed in a hotel along Orchard road while another is a casual set-up located right … Continue reading

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The Masses

After leaving Saveur (known for serving up affordable fine French cuisine), one of the former co-owners set up The Masses with similar concept. A place for diners to indulge in quality produce at affordable pricing. Admittedly I was attracted by instagram photos … Continue reading

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