What to eat at Botanic Gardens Restaurants

Even before the Singapore Botanic Gardens was awarded the UNESCO World Heritage Site status, we had considered it to be the nicest public space in Singapore. Since then, the Gardens have been improved and expanded.  More restaurants and places to eat have been added. To help our readers plan a day out at the park, here is our list of Botanic Gardens Restaurants.

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COMO Dempsey – a new retail and food destination at Dempsey

It seems like it was not so long ago when there was a report that COMO Lifestyle had won a tender to develop two blocks at the Dempsey dining and retail zone of Tanglin Village.  According to an article on 15 December 2015 in the TODAY newspaper, COMO Lifestyle is a subsidiary of the Club 21, whose ventures include fashion outlets of the same name, COMO Hotels and Resorts and Culina, our favourite bistro and food shop at Dempsey.  Well, the months have zoomed by and we can now see COMO Dempsey rising out of the ashes of the old dreaded CMPB buildings.

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Hillion Mall Food Places and Restaurants in Bukit Panjang

Hillion Mall is a new shopping mall in Bukit Panjang in the West of Singapore.  Together with the Hillion Residences condominium that sits on top of the mall, the project is integrated with the Bukit Panjang bus interchange and LRT and MRT stations. According to the website of Sim Lian Group who is the developer of the project, the mall has 240,000 sq ft of gross floor area and more than 100 retail shops spread over 4 levels.   We don’t like to shop but we love to eat, so what we were really interested in is what to eat at Hillion Mall.  We took a quick tour and compiled a list of the Hillion Mall Food Places and Restaurants.  This is not a complete list as there could be some that we missed out – we suggest you refer to the official tenant directory at Hillion Mall for a full list of shops and restaurants.

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What to Eat at Tai Seng 18?

18 Tai Seng

18 Tai Seng

What to eat in Tai Seng? Not much you might think. With the opening of 18 Tai Seng, a new mixed development with a Retail Centre, the food options in Tai Seng have improved significantly. Familiar names like Rocky Master, Huggs and Harry’s Bar are there. 18 Tai Seng can even boast of brands of Michelin Star pedigree – Tsuta, Tim Ho Wan and Hawker Chan. Not all the restaurants and cafes have started operations when we visited. Here is a quick look at some of the food and dining options at the new 18 Tai Seng.

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What to eat at the new Centrepoint restaurants

Gastro+ at The Centrepoint

Centrepoint-14

The new Centrepoint makeover is almost complete. After Robinson’s moved out and Metro took its place, the rest of this shopping mall has been undergoing some serious changes. Most worthy of note to us is the many new Centrepoint restaurants and food outlets that have started or are about to start operations. Here is a quick look at some of the new food and dining options at the new Centrepoint Orchard mall. We are in the process of trying out the new places and have provided links to our posts about those restaurants that we have tried.

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New Katong Square Food Places

Starker Bistro Katong

Katong Sqaure food

Singapore food paradise in the East has a new food haven. The site of the old Joo Chiat Police Station, which was formerly occupied by Katong Village, has been re-developed into Katong Square. The old buildings have been nicely restored and integrated into the new commercial complex. The grounds look beautiful, especially in the evenings. The development includes Holiday Inn Express and Hotel Indigo. A 2 storey mall will house mainly food and beverage outlets. A number of eateries have opened. The new Katong Sqaure food places are varied and interesting. Here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) survey of the  bars, restaurants and food places in Katong Square.

Katong Square East Coast Road

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