There is a Black Fairy in Tyrwhitt Road, Singapore. It is not Fiona, the Black Fairy from the fantasy drama series Once Upon a Time, but an all day dining cafe named Black Fairy Coffee.Continue reading →
The opening of the English House by Marco Pierre White in Mohamed Sultan Road Singapore was an eagerly awaited event. There are many notable facts about the place. The chef was the first Briton to be recognised with a three star Michelin award at the age of 33. He appeared in one of the last rounds of the Masterchef Singapore competition. Former nightspot Madam Wong’s used to occupy one of the houses. We remember Madam Wong’s as one of the first places to open in the area, a pioneer in the gentrification of the Mohamed Sultan area. It was therefore with some anticipation when we finally went to The English House for lunch recently.Continue reading →
There are many new restaurants and cafes opening in Singapore every month. As ordinary patrons, neither our waistlines nor our pockets allow us to visit all the new places to eat in Singapore. This is our list of new eateries in Singapore that we have visited recently – The Ordinary Patrons (TOP) New Places to Eat in Singapore. They are mainly affordable dining options, with a few (which the ordinary patrons may consider) upscale ones. These are places we will be happy to visit again.
We provide links to our posts about the new restaurants and cafes we have listed where there are more photos and information about the menu and food. We will update this page from time to time so come back and visit once in a while.Continue reading →
The Dempsey dining area is possibly the most pleasant dining location in Singapore. It has a wide mix of food choices, a laid back atmosphere, big open spaces with lots of trees and, very importantly, free parking. The success of the concept can be seen in the stability of the tenants. Many of them have been there for years. Serving as a guide to the Dempsey restaurants and to help our readers decide what to eat at Dempsey, here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) List of Dempsey Restaurants 2019. We have tried most of the restaurants listed and have provided links to our reviews which contain more information and pictures of the places as well as the menus when available.Continue reading →