Jollibee brings Joy to Paya Lebar Square

Jolibee at Paya lebar Square

Jollibee, the largest fast food chain in the Philippines, opens a new branch at Paya Lebar Square. If the first few days of its operations are any indication, Jollibee has a big following in Singapore and is bringing much joy to many.

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Anjappar Westgate Indian restaurant in Jurong East

Anjappar Westgate is a branch of the Anjappar Authentic Chettinaad Restaurant whose main restaurant is located on Race Course Road in Singapore’s Little India. Anjappar restaurant serves authentic Chettinaad cuisine.  This is cuisine from the Chettinaad area of the Tamil Nadu state in Southern India. We learnt from a previous visit to the main branch of this Indian restaurant that the food from this region is known for its sophisticated use of spices and refinement. One notable aspect of their curries is that coconut milk is not used.  The food consequently does not feel so heavy.

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Brunch at new restaurant, 63CELSIUS Paragon

63CELSIUS Paragon is a new restaurant that opened recently on the 4th floor of the Paragon Shopping mall on Orchard Road. The first 63CELSIUS outlet is located at Asia Square Tower 2. We had brunch at 63CELSIUS Paragon recently.

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Soi Thai Soi Nice Restaurant at Alexandra Central Mall

Soi Thai Soi Nice is a Thai restaurant  that took over the space formerly occupied by the Atmosphere Bistro Bar in the Alexandra Central Mall (next to the Ikea store). Except for the change in name and cuisine, the new restaurant appears to have retained the layout of the restaurant. Which is a good thing both for comfort and for environmental reasons as the place had been well furnished with cushy chairs and nice furniture.  Attracted by the enticing weekday set lunch menu, we decided to try out this new Thai restaurant in Alexandra Central mall.

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Parklane Zha Yun Tun Mee House at Sunshine Plaza

Parklane Wanton Noodles

Parklane Zha Yun Tun Mee House

Parklane Zha Yun Tun Mee House is a wanton noodles stall known for their deep fried and crispy wantons. It occupies 2 shop units on the ground level of Sunshine Plaza. The place looks basic and even a little messy. The red plastic stools don’t look like the most comfortable seats. Yet Parklane Zha Yun Tun Mee House is probably the busiest shop in the whole of Sunshine Plaza.

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Brunch at Dempsey Cookhouse & Bar

Dempsey Cookhouse & Bar

The Dempsey Cookhouse & Bar by Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten is the third restaurant to open at the Como Dempsey food and retail zone on Dempsey Hill. The Candlenut Peranakan and Ippoh tempura restaurants had been open for several months. The Dempsey Cookhouse opened quite recently and it looks like things are starting to look even more interesting at Dempsey Hill.

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