The Coastal Settlement – Good Food with a Funky Decor

The Coastal Settlement – Good Food with a Funky Decor

The Coastal Settlement is an East coast hidden gem. Tucked away past Changi Village and not far from the airport, you can’t get much further East than here. This big funky restaurant and bar has a large capacity that is reached by 7:30 on a Saturday night, so arrive early or expect to wait in line. Families will enjoy the […]

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March 9, 2014 at 12:50 pm

Lime House – Caribbean Food Takes on Singapore

Lime House – Caribbean Food Takes on Singapore

Whether you are familiar with Caribbean food or not, Lime House is a new Singapore hot spot to get excited about. This recently opened multi-storey shop house on Jiak Chuan Road promises to be a good time with a menu of exciting Caribbean cuisine and rum punch cocktails not to be missed. Behind the concept of Lime House is owner […]

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October 1, 2013 at 6:37 pm

Brunch Parisian Style at Ô Batignolles

Brunch Parisian Style at Ô Batignolles

At Ô Batignolles, it’s easy to image you are in Paris. The indoors blends into street side terrace seating, French music is playing in the background and we can all enjoy brunch as the Parisian’s do, with a few glasses of champagne accompanying our croissants, eggs and pancakes.

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August 28, 2013 at 2:11 pm

Champagne and Food Indulgences – Brunch at Lime

Champagne and Food Indulgences – Brunch at Lime

“May I offer you some champagne with your brunch? How about orange juice?” That’s exactly what I like to hear when rewarding myself with a decadent Sunday brunch. And the champagne is not the only thing that is decadent about Lime’s Sunday Brunch. Wait until you hear about food, you will wish you didn’t have that big dinner the night […]

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August 4, 2013 at 5:52 pm

PasarBella – Shop, Dine, Unwind

PasarBella – Shop, Dine, Unwind

Finally a permanent European style farmers market opens in Singapore and PasarBella incorporates Singapore’s love of eating out with lots of great dining options. Not only can you stop by to pick up hard to find food items like organic groceries, imported cheese, hearty breads, unique wine, specialty olive oils and fresh seafood, you can also relax and enjoy a […]

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May 19, 2013 at 1:15 pm

Mariko’s Restaurant and Bar- Ramen, Sake and a Bit of Sass

Mariko’s Restaurant and Bar- Ramen, Sake and a Bit of Sass

With two red lights glowing outside a renovated shop house in the former red light district turned hot spot of Jiak Chuan Road Singapore, Mariko’s seems to be a fitting concept for a Japanese restaurant in the area. Looking like a dark and seductive Japanese den, the restaurant is named after a 1950’s manga character Mariko; a Japanese prostitute. With a […]

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May 3, 2013 at 12:04 pm

Drop the T – High-Tea With a Twist at W Singapore

Drop the T – High-Tea With a Twist at W Singapore

High-tea usually conjures up thoughts of classical music, ornate furniture, scones and english accents. That has all changed now that W Singapore-Sentosa Cove has launched Drop the T², a high-tea with attitude. You’ll still find scones at this high-tea, but they’re served with a passionfruit curd and clotted cream in a swinging bird cage. The quirkiness continues with a wood […]

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February 18, 2013 at 10:13 pm

Sunday Garden Party by Atmosphere by the Sea

Sunday Garden Party by Atmosphere by the Sea

There is something about Sentosa that even though it’s only minutes from Singapore’s CBD, as soon as you step onto the island, it feels like you are far away in another country. The view of the beach, the sea breeze, tourists and locals enjoying the attractions – it puts me into beach vacation mode, even if it’s just for the […]

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February 3, 2013 at 9:05 pm