Archive | June, 2014

Where to Find the Best Ramen in Singapore

If Ippudo and Tampopo used to be your go-to ramen joint, it’s time you paid a visit to these new hunts. Here’s a list of the best ramen in Singapore, for whichever option rocks your boat. Buta Ramen – Best Ramen in CBD Since the emergence of Tonkotsu King Four Seasons, our loyalty never swayed—until […]

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Chef Shen Tan Returns with Modernized Local Fare at Ujong at Raffles Hotel

Hawker-turn-restaurateurs seem to be the trend these days, such as recent hawker stall-turned-bistro La Cuisson Bistro & Wine Bar. Following suit is Chef Shen Tan, better known as Madam Tan of Madam Tan’s Nasi Lemak at Maxwell Food Centre in 2009. Since closing down her nasi lemak stall in 2010, Tan went on to establish […]

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Special Charity Edition: Zouk Flea & Easy x Cosmopolitan SG Commits (Wicare) on Jun 29

Well-loved flea market Zouk Flea & Easy is back, this time, in aid of Wicare (an adopted charity of Cosmopolitan SG Commits); a voluntary welfare organization to help grieving widows cope with the loss of their spouses through socio-emotional support, counseling and financial assistance. All proceeds from this special charity edition of Zouk Flea & […]

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Pop-up Restaurant STORIES by My Private Chef Showcases Leading Singapore-based Chefs From Jun 26-29

A fresh new dining concept is brought to our attention: fine food prepared by top Singapore-based chefs at a unique location that changes with each installment. Supported by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB)’s kick-start fund, ‘STORIES: A Pop-up Restaurant’ is the first of its kind in Singapore. The first installment will take place at the […]

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Greek Cuisine that Hits the Spot: Mykonos on the Bay

Sentosa: the word that brings forth the scorn of having to “travel”. We used to be said scorner, until Quayside Isle was born, from which birthed a string of island-life hangouts and casual dining restaurants reminiscent of summer holidays—replete with foreigners. But that’s what gives Quayside Isle its charm; the fact that you don’t feel […]

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Teppei’s Sister Restaurant, Hanare Japanese Restaurant at Tanjong Pagar

While Singaporean foodies may be willing to wait in line for good food, two months just might be pushing it. Thankfully, Chef Yamashita Teppei of the famed Teppei Japanese Restaurant realized that and responded with the establishment of sister restaurant, Hanare Japanese Restaurant, a mere five-minute walk from Teppei. True to Teppei style, Hanare offers […]

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Singapore’s First Alpine Cuisine Restaurant, Zott’s True Alps Opens At Amoy Street

We have to admit—we have no clue what Alpine cuisine is. The closest we’ve got to Alpine-anything in Singapore are Ricola herb drops; which isn’t much to go by. Fortunately, the obsequious service staff are well-trained in product knowledge; fervently describing each dish (as far as to which region the ingredients are from) as we […]

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Summer Time Lovin’ Limited Edition Belvedere Lemon Tea Cocktails Till Aug 31

It’s no secret that the humidity in Singapore is reaching unbearable levels, making it time to set aside Bloody Marys and beat the heat with iced tea—Belvedere Lemon Tea, that is. Launched early last month, Belvedere Lemon Tea is created to refresh and cool amid rising summer temperatures, with eight exceptional ingredients including black and […]

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