My romance with Fish and Chips was kindled at a very young age while reading Enid Blyton’s Famous Five novels. In those days, Fish and Chip weren’t as readily available as they are now, and so I had to imagine what a meal of battered Cod, Haddock or Plaice and freshly fried chips wrapped in […]
Ye Lai Xiang Tasty Barbeque: Classic Hainanese Western Food!
You can find all sorts of authentic Italian, French and American cuisine in Singapore nowadays but back in the 70's when I was growing up, western food meant Hainanese chicken and pork chop and steaks served on sizzling hot plates.
Wok Inn Fish and Chips: Best Value for Money Fish and Chips in Town!
Updated 16 Jun 2015 Fish and Chips $5.80 Let me give you the bottomline right at the top. This is the best Fish and Chips in town for under $6. Actually, it is one of the most enjoyable fish and chips I have eaten, Full Stop. OK, granted that they don’t use Cod or Haddock […]
Smith’s Fish and Chips: Cod, Haddock, Halibut…… and Dory
Do you remember where you first learnt about Fish and Chips? I do. I remember very distinctly how my mouth used to water when Enid Blyton described Fish and Chips in her Famous Five series of books. The fish names Cod, Haddock, Halibut and Plaice have always been what Fish and Chips were suppose to […]
Did you know that this year marks the 150th anniversary of the invention of that iconic British dish, Fish and Chips? In order to celebrate this simple yet undeniably addictive British fare, I have asked our friend, Chef Tim to show us how to make a really good fish and chips! The chips were excellent […]
With Damien Fish and Chips $16 (6 pieces) It always fascinates me when I think about how far apart the cuisines of France and Britain are. One one side you have Foie Gras, Truffles and Pressed Duck and on the other side of the channel the national dish is Fish n Chips and Meat Pies. […]
Actually Botak Jones started expanding just as I started this blog back in Aug 2006. But at that time I did not get around to blogging them. They would have made an interesting Ang Moh in the heartlands story. Now, just over a year and many other reviews later, Mr Jones has well and truly […]
With iwatch_ueat and liverpool My quest to find the best Fish and Chips in Singapore brought me to Greenwood Fish Market. This place was reputed to sell really nice cold water fish, so this should be the place to find Singapore’s greatest Fish and Chips. But before I get to the Fish and Chips, I […]
Wow Wow West: Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree!
Chicken Chop $4 Whoa, tie a yellow ribbon ’round the old oak tree It’s been three long years Do ya still want me (still want me) If I don’t see a ribbon ’round the old oak tree I’ll stay on the bus Forget about us Put the blame on me If I don’t see a […]
Tuckshop: Steak Sandwich that you can enjoy even with Dentures!
This stall is closed With Damien and iwatch_ueat Steak Sandwich $12.50 I have been searching for a good steak sandwich for ages and when Damien raved about this one at the newly opened Tuckshop, I thought I should check it out. Now most of the time the problem with Steak Sandwiches is that you really […]
This Stall is Closed! Atlantic Cod $16.50 The French have Foie Gras, the British have Fish n Chips. I always find it strange how two countries situated so close to each other can have such a difference in food culture. The British seem to lack imagination when it comes to food and Fish n Chips […]