Michelin Guide ★★: Ichijunisai Ueno Mino 一汁二菜うえの 箕面店


One of the most memorable meals I’ve ever had has got to be one of Mino’s best kept secrets. Less than an hour by train away from bustling Osaka, Ichijunisai Ueno has two branches. The more acclaimed of which currently holds two Michelin stars and is nestled amid the stunning Mino Park. Just look at […]

Review: Hup Kee Fried Oyster Omelette, Newton Food Centre


Super excited that in a few months’ time, this fluffy, mouthwatering orgasmic mess is going to be just a short stroll away. Sean and I have been hitting Newton Food Centre a lot these days after meeting our ID or checking on renovations for our new place. And we’re just starting to zero in on […]

Review: Yorimichi Yakitori, Golden Mile Tower


We ran into this popular hole-in-a-wall yakitori joint quite by accident. We were watching a movie at The Projector at Golden Mile Tower and wanted to grab a quick dinner. This quaint Japanese nook immediately caught our attention, and stood out amid the countless mookata and Thai cafes. Overall: ★★★★☆ Delicious yakitori, affordable prices. Price: $$ We […]

Review: Atlas Coffeehouse, Bukit Timah


I’ve heard stellar recommendations for Atlas Coffeehouse from various friends and colleagues over the past few months. Apparently the coffee is excellent and the food pretty decent. And because we were craving some hearty brunch fare just a few weeks ago, decided to see what all the fuss was about. Overall: ★★★★1/2 Great coffee, hearty […]