Michelin Guide ★: Cheek by Jowl, Singapore

Quirky name aside, my best friends had been raving about the modern Australian cuisine at Cheek by Jowl for the longest time. That’s even before it scored its first Michelin star earlier this year. So Sean and I figured it was high time to see what all the fuss was about. Overall: ★★★★ Price: $$$ […]

Michelin Guide ★★★: Jean-Georges Restaurant, New York

Dining at Jean-Georges in NYC has got to be one of the most unforgettable meals we’ve had together. Nestled in the golden lair of evil that is the gawdy Trump Tower, this wonderfully elegant restaurant boasts ceiling-to-floor glass windows with spectacular views of Central Park. Overall: ★★★★1/2  Perfectly-executed dishes with complexity of flavour. Price: $$$ Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s flagship […]

Michelin Guide ★★: Momofuku Ko, New York

David Chang’s stripped down tasting table of a restaurant is often booked out well ahead of time, especially for a seat at the chef’s counter. The place is small, and table reservations are often secured 30 days in advance. But despite the difficulty in securing a spot, (or partly because of it) our experience at Momofuku Ko can only be […]

Michelin Guide ★★★: Le Bernardin, New York

It was my first day in New York City and Sean had a surprise in store for lunch. Eric Ripert’s Le Bernardin had not only earned the coveted 3 Michelin stars, but was also ranked 24 in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list. It even garnered The New York Times’ highest rating of 4 stars, and is the only […]