Category Archives: Food and drink

Cali Rochester – Restaurant Tabao Meals


Among the feed on Instagram and Facebook are the many posts of tempting food offers from restaurants in Singapore I have never heard of and probably would never go for reasons of distance, price or obscurity. Thanks to the current … Continue reading

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Scrimping at Shrimpies


Let’s go for seafood, the sons suggested. They googled for one which was nearby and with good ratings and we ended up at Shrimpies Restaurant in Badung, located along a touristy street with lively restaurants and shops. Almost all business … Continue reading

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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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