14 October 2016

Burp Kitchen & Bar (Bedok Reservoir)

Opened by three friends who settled Burp Kitchen & Bar at a quiet and cosy corner which has a scenic view of the Bedok Reservoir Park. The gastropub with warm lighting is a comfortable place to hang out with friends.
Mocking Burp & Mango Tango Mocktails
Mocking Burp - Cranberry, Lime, Soda
Mango Tango - Mango, Orange, Grenadine
Pina Colada Mocktail
Pineapple with Milk and Coconut
Tiramisu & Lychee Caprioska Cocktails
Tiramisu - Kahlua, Baileys, Espresso, Chocolate
Lychee Caprioska - Vodka, Lychee liqueur, Lychee, Lime
Recommend to order their Tiramisu which gives you a creamy rich taste of kahlua.
Bitter sweet taste that is a perfect drink to order for a date night!
Tofu Fries with Salted egg yolk sauce and Wasabi mayo sauce
A special tofu dish that is great as appetizer. The tofu fries are delicious with the wasabi mayo sauce.
Salted Egg Wings
Chicken wings with salted egg yolk sauce, chilli padi and curry leaves
Their chicken wings are crispy and succulent.
Spicy Buffalo Wings
Chicken wings with spicy buffalo sauce, grated peanuts and ranch sauce
Their wings are palatable with salted egg yolk sauce or spicy buffalo sauce.
Pulled Chicken Quesadilla
Tortilla wrap with pulled chicken, cheddar & mozzarella cheese
Recommend to order this dish with spicy buffalo wings, love the mozzarella cheese!
Grilled Shrimp Tacos
Grilled shrimps with apple slaw, salsa fresca, garlic cilantro lime mayo
Pork Carnitas Tacos
Slow cooked BBQ pulled pork with apple slaw and salsa fresca
The pulled pork is well marinated and goes well with beer.
Truffle Mushroom Carbonara Pasta
Linguine with sauteed mushrooms, carbonara sauce, truffle oil and parmesan
You could add bacon for an additional S$3.
Tom Yam Chicken Pasta
Linguine with diced chicken and tom yam sauce
Chicken Rendang Burger
Brioche bun with baby romaine, chicken thigh, rendang sauce and sunny side up
Crabby Patty Burger
Charcoal bun with baby romaine, filled with the battered juicy soft shell crab and served with salted egg yolk sauce
Dessert is also available with waffles or cake served with ice cream.
There's always space for dessert!
How to get there?
Address: Blk 740 Bedok Reservoir Road Singapore 470740
Tel: 9711 9030
Burp Kitchen & Bar website
Burp Kitchen & Bar Facebook

By Car -
  • Along Bedok Reservoir Road, turn into the open carpark at Blk 740
  • Alternatively, park at the multi-storey carpark at Sheng Siong which is next to Blk 740

By Bus -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 84471 (Blk 745) - Bus No. 2N, 5, 21, 22, 59, 65, 66, 228, 506, CT18, 724, 669
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 84479 (Blk 713) - Bus No. 5, 21, 22, 59, 65, 66, 66A, 228, 506, CT18, 523, 669

Nearest MRT Station: Bedok (Take Bus No. 228 from Bedok Interchange)

Opening hours
Tues to Sun: 12 noon to 12am
Closed on Mondays
Thank you Sarah and friends for the invitation!
It was a great dinner with friends.

12 October 2016

SuanThai Restaurant (Somerset)

SuanThai restaurant serves "Eat All You Can" daily ala-carte buffet. Their thai dishes are delectable and we only topped up an additional cost per person for the free flow of iced lemon tea.

The first menu consists of Deep fried whole fish with sweet, sour & spicy sauce, Prawns with curry powder, chilli, eggs & onions, Green curry with mixed seafood and Pineapple rice which are the differences from the second menu.  
Tom Yum Soup with Prawns (One Time Order)
Boneless stuffed Chicken Wings (One Time Order)
Chicken wrapped in Pandan Leaf (One Time Order)
Thai Style Chicken Satay (One Time Order)
Chicken meat is juicy and tender. Not to be missed!
Stir Fried Squid with Thai Chilli Paste (One Time Order)
This dish is recommended too!
Thai Fish Cake
Green Curry with Vegetable & Tofu
Local Kai Lan with Salted Fish
Thai Spring Roll
Deep Fried Egg Beancurd with Special Sauce
There are some other dishes that we didn't get to order such as the deep fried fish fillet with sweet, sour & spice sauce, thai rice crackers with minced chicken & prawn sauce, etc. We were so full!
Do note that wastage charge is at S$2 per person for unconsumed food.
How to get there?
Address: 101 Killiney Road Singapore 239544
Tel: 6235 4126
SuanThai website

By Car -
  • Park at the kerbside carpark lots along Killiney Road
  • Alternatively, along Killiney Road turn into Comcentre basement carpark

By Public Transport -

  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 08137 (Orchard Plaza) - Bus No. 123, 143
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 08111 (Winsland Hse) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 36, 65, 77, 106, 111, 123, 124, 128, 143, 162, 167, 171, 174, 175, 190, 700, 972 

Nearest MRT Station: Somerset

Opening hours
Daily from 11.30am to 2.30pm, 6pm to 10pm

05 October 2016

Paik's Bibim And Paik's Coffee (Tiong Bahru Plaza)

Specializes only in bibimbap, Paik's Bibim serves simple and healthy food such as the marinated tofu bibimbap, pork bibimbap, japchae, steamed egg, spicy bibim noodles, etc. You can also enjoy the food with simple take-out service. I prefer their seafood & pork bibimbap, fried chicken and strawberry banana smoothie (order their drinks at Paik's Coffee).
Seafood Bibimbap
Teriyaki Chicken Bibimbap
Fried Chicken in Sweet & Spicy sauce
How to get there?
Address: 302 Tiong Bahru Road, Tiong Bahru Plaza Level 2 Singapore 168732
Tiong Bahru Plaza website
Paik's Bibim website

By Car -
  • Along Bukit Ho Swee Link, turn left to Bukit Ho Swee Cres and turn left to basement carpark
  • Alternatively, along Tiong Bahru Road, filter left to Jln Membina and turn right into Multi-storey carpark (Free parking on Sundays)

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 10169 (Tiong Bahru Plaza) / 10161 (Opp Tiong Bahru Plaza) - Bus No. 5, 16, 33, 63, 121, 122, 123, 195, 851

Nearest MRT Station: Tiong Bahru

Opening hours
Daily from 11am to 10pm

28 September 2016

Lady M (Somerset)

Lady M Confections serves delectable Mille Crepe cakes by combining the Japanese etiquette of precision and French pastry techniques. Try their Mille Crepe cakes at Orchard Central or One Fullerton!
Very Berry (S$9.50/portion)
Berries over vanilla custard and shortbread crust.
Chocolate Mille Crepes (S$9/slice)
Paper-thin chocolate infused crepes, layered with chocolate cream.
Signature Mille Crepes (S$9/slice)
Paper-thin handmade crepes, layered with light pastry cream.
Banana Mille Feuille (S$8.50/slice)
Layers of vanilla sponge cake and bananas with whipped cream and golden puff pastry.
How to get there?
Address: Orchard Central Shopping Mall, 181 Orchard Road, Orchard Central #01-27 & #02-07 Singapore 238896
Tel: 6509 3673
By Car -
  • Along Somerset Road, turn right to Orchard Central carpark
  • Alternatively, drive further up and turn right to Orchard Gateway carpark

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09038 (Midpoint Orchard) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 65, 106, 111, 123, 175, 502
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 08121 (Somerset Stn) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 36, 65, 77, 106, 111, 123, 124, 128, 143, 162, 167, 171, 174, 175, 190, 700, 972

Nearest MRT Station: Somerset

Opening hours
Daily from 11am to 10pm

21 September 2016

Baikohken Ramen 梅光軒 ラーメン (Orchard)

Founded in 1969 from Hokkaido Asahikawa, Baikohken serves generous portion of ramen together with spring onions and bean sprouts in savory soup bases.
While waiting for the seats, choose your ramen and make your order at the cashier.
You can select either the regular size or half portion.
You'll be given 1 stamp for every $10 spent.
Tantanmen (Shop original)
Hot and spicy sesame sauce in miso flavour, serves with char siew, bamboo shoots, ajitama, spring onions, boiled bean sprouts and minced meat.
Shoyu Ramen
Ramen in soy sauce soup base with char siew, spring onions and bamboo shoots.
Butter & Corn Ramen
Choose from Shoyu or Miso flavour, serves with char siew, bamboo shoots, spring onions, butter & corn and fried bean sprouts (only miso flavour). 
Crispy and tasty
How to get there?
Address: 391 Orchard Road, Ngee Ann City Takashimaya Food Hall Unit 201-4 Singapore 238873
Tel: 6235 3483
Baikohken website

By Car -
  • Along Orchard Link, turn left to Orchard Turn and shortly turn right to Ngee Ann City basement carpark
  • Alternatively, drive further up along Orchard Turn and turn right to Wisma Atria carpark

By Public Transport -
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09048 (Lucky Plaza) - Bus No. 7, 14, 16, 65, 106, 111, 123, 175, 502
  • Alight at Bus Stop No. 09011 (Opp Ngee Ann City) - Bus No. 124, 128, 143, 162, 167, 171, 190, 700, 972

Nearest MRT Station: Orchard

Opening hours
Daily from 10am to 9.30pm (Last order at 9pm)