Review: Mrs Pho, Beach Road


There’s nothing quite like a piping hot bowl of comforting pho on a rainy day to warm the cockles of your heart. Especially when said cockles are tossed in fragrant chilli oil and golden, melt-in-your-mouth chunks of luscious lard. Say hello to the Cockles Stir-fried with Garlic ($7.50). Yes, I know it’s a pho place but I’ve gotta […]

Michelin Guide ★: Labyrinth, Singapore


It’s not often a fine dining establishment inspired by local Singaporean dishes gets awarded a Michelin star. And boy, was this a meal packed with surprises. First of all, chef-owner of Labyrinth Han Li Guang is not culinary-trained. He never went to fancy cooking schools, or did an apprenticeship overseas under any of the masters. […]

Review: Nakajima Suisan Grilled Fish, Ngee Ann City


Grilled fish has always been one of mum’s favourite foods, and even more so now that she’s on chemo. All that fish oil and Omega 3 is really great for the heart, skin and prevents inflammation. So, how could we not try what’s been touted the best grilled codfish in Singapore? Overall: ★★★★1/2 Excellent, fresh grilled […]