The Coconut Club: Nasi Lemak, Cendol, Otah and other Coconut dishes!
You would be forgiven if you thought that The Coconut Club was some sort of beach bar serving piña coladas, but nooooo..., the reason it's called "The Coconut Club" is far more prosaic. They called it "The Coconut Club" simply because the owners were nuts over coconuts!
Congratulations to Sik Bao Sin (Desmond’s Creation) for making the 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand selection list! If you have been to Sik Wai Sin recently and felt the the food tasted a little different, there is a good reason for it. Desmond, one of the two brothers who used o helm the wok over at […]
Lian He Ben Ji Claypot Rice: AKA Three Sister’s Claypot Rice
Congratulations to Lian He Ben Ji Claypot Rice for making the 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand Selection list! I have been wanting to try Lian He Ben Ji Claypot Rice for the longest time! When you mention Claypot Rice at Smith Street Food Centre, most foodies would immediately point you to this particular stall. What? You […]
Outram Park Fried Kway Teow Mee: Is this really the Best in Singapore?
Congratulations to Outram Park Char Kway Teow for making the 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand selection list! Outram Park Char Kway Teow ranks up there amongst the top five Char Kway Teows in Singapore in most people’s books, except mine because when I last reviewed them back in 2007, I really wasn’t overly impressed. However over […]
Rolina Curry Puffs: What did Grandpa and Grandma do after they ran away together?
Congratulations to Rolina Curry Puffs (@Tanjong Pagar Plaza Food Centre) for making the 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand Selection list! Here’s a little story that will put a smile on your face. See the couple in the photo? They are Mr and Mrs Tham who run this little stall in Serangoon Gardens Food Centre called Rolina. […]
Heng Carrot Cake: Something in Newton Food Centre worth going for
With Cactuskit, Wahcow and Sumosumo Congratulations to Heng Carrot Cake for making the Michelin Bib Gourmand 2018 Selection list! Judging from the comments so far, it is quite clear that many of our readers regard Newton Food Centre as a place for tourists which was my perception as well. However, I must say that Newton […]
Lao Fu Zi Fried Kway Teow: Remember the old comic strip?
Congratulations Lao Fu Zi Fried Kway Teow for making the 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand selection list! I wonder how many Gen Y readers know who Lao Fu Zi is? I haven’t come across a Lao Fu Zi comic strip for years, so I don’t know if they are still as popular today. When I was […]
Congratulations to Yi Sheng Hokkien Mee for making the 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand Selection list! Remember eating Hokkien Mee when you were a kid? Assuming you are my age, then you might have been eating from this particular store which has been around for 40 years. What they say about practise makes perfect is very […]