About Hippopotamus Grill Hippopotamus Restaurant Grill has a long history having been established in Paris since 1968. They are most known for offering quality steaks that don’t burn a hole in your pocket. Their wide selection of steak cuts include sirloin, tenderloin and even the less common cuts like hanger and skirt that will leave any carnivore spoilt for choice. This September, Hippopotamus introduced a revamped drink menu including 5 new cocktails, a new wine list and happy hour deals to complement their offerings. In line with its French roots all but one of its new cocktails are in hues...Last modified on
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SuperBrunch 2014 Asia’s biggest and most extensive brunch event was back again, and there was no way I was going to give this a miss. Sold out months in advance, Super Brunch is a bi-annual event held and prepared at the majestic The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore. From a 70 kg Wagyu Leg to 30 kgs of Foie Gras and a mouth-watering Caviar Bar, this exclusive champagne brunch extravaganza featured some of the best food man could create. The amount of food was simply mind-blowing. Stretched across the hotel from the East Wing to West Wing, you just wouldn’t know where...Last modified on
About Todai Tucked away in a quiet corner of basement two at Marina Bay Sands, Todai is an international cuisine, seafood and sushi buffet restaurant with a huge array of offerings. The original Todai was started by two businessmen – a Korean and a Japanese – in California in 1985, and they have been growing steadily ever since. Todai currently has 27 branches worldwide. The Food Todai has an impressive selection of food, but upon stepping into the restaurant, chances are that you’ll find yourself automatically gravitating towards the crab section. After you’ve taken in the sight of...Last modified on
About Sumiya Despite the number of Japanese restaurants you can all over Singapore, there is still a constant queue at many famous eateries. Singaporeans’ love for Japanese food stems from their undying cravings for fresh sashimi, delectable ramen broths and springy handmade udon noodles. While many Japanese restaurants serve sashimi, only a handful serve truly fresh and authentic sashimi flown in all the way from Japan, prepared by Japanese chefs. The best Japanese restaurants in Singapore are definitely worth searching for. Styled in a traditional 1950's Japanese look, as well as coming from the same parent group as popular Japanese...Last modified on
GRUB Noodle Bar As far as supper places go, local food are in a different league of their own. From sumptuous Bak Chor Mee to crispy Roti Prata and mouth-watering Bak Kut Teh, these are some local delights that we just crave after a long day. You can now add one more supper place to your list - the newly opened Grub Noodle Bar. Founded by the owners of the #instafamous eateries Grub and FIX, Grub Noodle Bar offers an array of delicious appetisers and beef noodles that will keep you coming back for more. They also sell decent beers...Last modified on
Smileworks - A trip to the dentist can be fun! The dentist is one person you needed but never wanted to visit as a kid, or even as an adult. Knowing how most people have an aversion to the dentist, the founders of Smileworks started the clinic with the aim of reducing fear in their patients and making the dental experience a lot more enjoyable and comfortable. From the moment you step into the clinic, Smileworks' comforting decor and soothing music dispel the images of painful procedures and menacing tools that come to mind when your tooth starts to ache....Last modified on
About Cookyn Inc Chris and I Cookyn Inc takes team-bonding to a whole new level with their programmes and activities centred around a kitchen. Be it a private party or a corporate team-building event, Cookyn Inc has the facilities to cater for up to 80 pax. (Bookings over 80 pax will have to be conducted off-site.) Their spacious, modern kitchens are equipped with the latest gadgets are sure to inspire all first-time cooks. Cookyn Inc also prides itself on providing exclusivity -- no matter how large or small a group, you can be sure that you will have the kitchen...Last modified on
About The Beast Priding itself as Singapore’s first southern kitchen and bourbon bar, The Beast features classic dishes from the Southern United States (think fried chicken and waffles), replete with 30 kinds of Bourbon whiskeys. We've covered The Beast before, but with The Beast playing host to Beam Suntory’s launch of four exclusive small batch bourbons and a brunch menu that wasn't there the last time we visited, we had to take another trip down! Bourbon 101: Distinguishing Authentic Bourbons In line with International Bourbon Heritage Month, resident mixologist and brand educator of Beam Suntory, Jamey Merkel, shared several...
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Student Meals Back when I was still in school, money was always a problem for me - I never had enough! Hanging out with my friends after school would cost me my whole week's allowance, and going out for a simple meal or date at a decent restaurant required weeks of savings. It is almost impossible to eat out in Orchard with a budget of less than $20. Photo Credit: biteclubsg Nevertheless, there are many restaurants in town who feel the pain of students. Offering massive student discounts, these eateries make themselves so affordable that it makes me wish that...
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About Swensen's Singapore Mention Swensen’s and ice cream, burgers, fish & chips, and more ice-cream pops into our heads. If you didn’t already know, Swensen’s rolls out promotional menus from time to time to refresh and heighten diners’ experiences. Given how food-crazy Singaporeans are, it is impossible for restaurateurs to ignore Singaporeans' increasing demands for the new trending dish - the Lobster Roll. The Lobster Roll is the latest fad for many Singaporeans. You see pictures of the glorious Lobster Roll everywhere, from Instagram and Facebook feeds to blogs and newspapers. Swensen’s latest offerings include The Boston Lobster Roll and...Last modified on