DBS Bettr Barista – serious bank meets hip cafe

This is a picture taken of a place in Plaza Singapura. Is it the entrance to: (A) a cafe selling fancy coffees and cakes or (B) a bank? The correct answer is B. The DBS Branch at Plaza Sing has taken on a new look. The front part of the branch looks like a hip cafe called DBS Bettr Barista. It is apparently a partnership of the bank with an organisation known as Bettr Barista.

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The Best Bo Lo Bao in Singapore

We think the best bo lo bao in Singapore can be found at the Wah Lok Restaurant in the Carlton Hotel along Bras Basah Road. Good dim sum restaurants are expected to have the basic dim sum items like char siu bao and har kao done right. Wah Lok is one restaurant that does all this plus also the very important bo lo bao. This is the place to go in Singapore when we are in the mood for bolo bao.

Wah Lok Dim Sum

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Strictly Pancakes at Prinsep Street – one of the best places for fluffy pancakes

Strictly Pancakes Banana

Strictly Pancakes at Prinsep Street is one of the best places in Singapore if you like fluffy pancakes. As its name suggests, it is a dedicated pancake cafe. The star of the show is pancake – everything else in the cafe is really just to help you enjoy the pancakes.

Strictly Pancakes at Prinsep Street

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Janice Wong – new look new menu

Janice Wong Singapore Restaurant

Janice Wong Singapore Restaurant

Janice Wong has a new look – not Janice Wong the chef but Janice Wong the restaurant. Singapore’s “dessert queen”, Janice Wong, still looked her youthful charming self. Janice Wong Singapore Restaurant at the National Museum has been given a make-over. The menu has also been refreshed. The new look and the updated menu have made Janice Wong Singapore Restaurant more attractive.

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A sweet spot in Selegie – Le Cafe Confectionery and Rochor Original Beancurd

There is a sweet spot in Selegie.  We found ourselves at the corner of Middle Road and Selegie Road recently. It is also a dangerous place in Singapore where it is easy to succumb to temptation from the two shops selling desserts. After some internal conflict, we caved in. But since sharing is caring, we will share our calories with you.   We show you the desserts that we bought and ate from Le Cafe Confectionery and Rochor Original Beancurd. Hopefully you will also be tempted. If we can’t stay slim,  we can all gain weight together (*evil laughter*).

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