Category Archives: Food and drink

One night in Malacca


There are two things the majority of Singaporeans do when they drive across the causeway into Malaysia – to shop and eat. To Europeans visiting this part of the world, there’s nothing obviously different between the two countries except perhaps … Continue reading

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Sum Kee Jurong


We have been to the main branch at Yeo’s Building but I don’t have any impression on the food, only that we sat outside and it wasn’t very comfortable. This branch is much better, a much larger air-conditioned venue with … Continue reading

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Thai Chang Noi Tze char @Clementi Blk 328


To me, if you’ve a big family, it’s best give Thai food a miss in Singapore, as the portion is small and price expensive. However, in recent years, Thai tze char restaurants have sprouted out in my neighbourhood in Clementi … Continue reading

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The Joy of eating Asian Food


The US TV dating show, The Bachelor came to Singapore, supposedly to eat our local food (https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/voraciously/wp/2019/01/29/the-bachelor-goes-to-singapore-and-perpetuates-nasty-stereotypes-about-asian-food/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.bf148e1627e3 ). Unfortunately, most of the contestants found our food not only not appetizing, one actually vomited.   I don’t blame them. Many local kids I know may … Continue reading

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Joie – fusion vegetarian restaurant


This restaurant came highly recommended by my husband, who otherwise avoids vegetarian restaurant if he could. I share similar sentiment as vegetarian restaurants are often too highly priced in my opinion and contain too much mock food with glutens. Recently … Continue reading

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Quan Ji Tze Char


This stall was the only one opened on a Sunday night. For a tze char stall situated at Amoy Street Food Centre in the financial district on a weekend, where all other shops and offices were dark and quiet, there … Continue reading

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JB101 Tze Char @ WCEGA


I live just opposite WCEGA but failed to get a reservation despite trying many times, until today. The tze char is located in the former canteen in the office building where my favourite nasi padang used to be. An awning … Continue reading

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