Ah Wok Restaurant @ Ion Orchard


You intend to grab a quick bite at the Food Opera food court located at Ion Orchard, but it is crowded and you have to jostle with the other patrons to secure a eating space for two. One other option is to eat at one of those mini-restaurants located within Food Opera which have reserved seating areas for their respective patrons. Is it worthwhile to pay more for the meal and have some private space for lunch? Today, we find out during lunchtime at Ah Wok’s Restaurant.

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Nam’s Brewing Thai Tea & Coffee (now known as Cha Tra Mue)

Nam's Brewing Thai Tea & Coffee

The queue leading to the cafe gives a good indication of the popularity of Nam’s Brewing Thai Tea & Coffee which serves traditional Thai beverages like ChaYen, ChaDamYen and ‘O’Liang at very reasonable prices.

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Brunch at Da Paolo Bistro Bar, Rochester Park

Da Paolo Bistro Bar @ Rochester Park

Da Paolo Bistro Bar is a restaurant serving contemporary European cuisine. It is located in a large restored old house in Rochester Park. On this hot and windy Sunday, we decided to try out their brunch menu.

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Local Delights at Tiong Bahru

Tiong Bahru Hawker Centre

Situated on the floor above a market, Tiong Bahru hawker centre is the place to go for some of the best local food in Singapore. Here, one can find a good variety of local food of a very high quality in a pleasant environment. Unlike many other places, this hawker centre is relatively clean, modern and well managed. It does however get very crowded on weekends as people from all over the island flock here. Continue reading →