Category Archives: Degustation Menu

★ Tapas Molecular Bar, Tokyo

Having been in Japan for the past 2.5 weeks and savouring Japanese cuisines, it was a refreshing change to visit Tapas Molecular Bar which features innovative molecular cuisine. Housed on the 38th floor of Mandarin Oriental hotel, dining at the 1-Michelin star … Continue reading

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★ Le Musée ル・ミュゼ, Sapporo

Le Musée—which means “museum” in French, is a fusion restaurant which was awarded 1-Michelin star in the 2012 Michelin Guide Hokkaido. We shortlisted this restaurant after we chanced upon an article which mentioned that this place is Chef Takazawa’s favourite restaurant … Continue reading

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★ Geranium, Copenhagen

Copenhagen is undeniably the epicentre of the nordic food movement in the recent years, we definitely need to visit the only 3 Michelin starred restaurant in town – Geranium. We were pretty lucky that our schedule allowed us to fit … Continue reading

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★ Corner House

My last visit to Singapore Botanic Gardens was eons ago and it was for a dinner in the EJH building (formerly housed Au Jardin). I’m back in the same building again for dinner but the place has since changed hands … Continue reading

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★ Azurmendi, Larrabetzu 

Our 2nd Michelin-starred restaurant meal is at another 3-Michelin starred establishment – Azurmendi, which is near Bilbao. They are also ranked #19 on World’s Best Restaurant 2015. The journey from San Sebastian to Bilbao is about 1 hour plus by coach … Continue reading

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★ Arzak, San Sebastián 

When we decided to plan a trip to Spain, we have set our sights to visit San Sebastián as one of the must-do stops. Little did we know that the coastal city renown for having highest concentration of Michelin-starred restaurants is … Continue reading

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★ Restaurante Villena, Segovia

Woke up early to start our day trip to Segovia from Madrid. After a 1.5 hours coach ride, we arrived at the scenic town to be greeted by the iconic aquaduct structure. We had the whole morning to spare to … Continue reading

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Gaggan, Bangkok

Visit to Gaggan was the highlight of this Bangkok trip. Not only are they currently in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant (#1, 2015), they are also in the World’s 50 Best Restaurant list (#10, 2015). We gave them a miss during my previous … Continue reading

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Issaya Siamese Club, Bangkok

My nightmare with rogue PINK taxi drivers in BKK continued when we took a taxi from the Emquartier shopping mall taxi stand. Security guards were stationed at the taxi stand to record down the destinations of the passengers and the … Continue reading

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Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants, 2015

The Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2015 awards ceremony was held on 9th March. Top honour went to Gaggan. Here’s the Top 20 list with links to posts for those that I had visited before, the ranking for 2015 and changes in ranking: 1. Gaggan … Continue reading

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