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SEPTEMBER’S AFFAIR WITH FOOD [HOT NEW EATS 2018]

October 1, 2018
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Discover what’s new this month in our monthly affair with food! We’re seeing Japanese food, buffet spread, desserts and more. Check out our top 10 eats and get your cravings sorted.

1. Alley on 25 @ Andaz Singapore

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Get your weekend brunch sorted with Andaz’s new Lazy Breakfast Buffet! Located just 5 minutes walk away from Bugis MRT (connected underground walkway), Alley on 25 offers a breakfast buffet spread plus a choice of one breakfast classic at just $35++. The free-flow breakfast buffet features the savoury usual spread like sausages, bacon, mushrooms, along with various accompaniments like cold cuts, pastries and a live station. Guests looking to make their dining a boozy one can add $35++ for free flow prosecco wines, beer or their own mojito rendition. The lazy breakfast at Alley on 25 at Andaz Singapore is available every weekend from 11:30am to 2:30pm.

Alley on 25
Address:
 Andaz Singapore Level 25, 5 Fraser Street, Singapore 189354 (Map)
Opening Hours: 11:30am – 2:30pm (every weekend)
Contact: +65 6408 1288

2. Aqua S

Aqua S_Sea Salt and Thai Milk Tea Soft Serve

What better way to chase your Monday blues away with a dreamy, blue soft serve ice cream all the way from Sydney? Newly opened at Orchard Xchange, Aqua S serves a rather whimsical piece of art with elaborate toppings like fairy floss, popping candy, popcorn and marshmallows. We tried Aqua S’s signature sea salt and lychee flavours, topped with the fairy floss and marshmallows. Taste-wise it’s quite mild and not as intense as we expected, but worth a try for that IG-shot.

Aqua S
Address: #B1-01 Orchard Xchange, 437 Orchard Road, Singapore 238878 (above Orchard MRT station) (Map)
Opening Hours: 10am – 10pm (daily)

3. Bee Cheng Hiang Grillery

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Fancy a Bee Cheng Hiang bistro? You heard that right, iconic bak kwa chain Bee Cheng Hiang has recently launched a brand new flagship and concept store, the Bee Cheng Hiang Grillery. Boasting an area of 2,000 square feet, the Bee Cheng Hiang Grillery takes the food scene to unprecedented heights. Customers can look forward to live charcoal-grilled Bakkwa, try their hands at barbequing, and even enjoy freshly made pork floss. Helmed by Chef Zor Tan, the menu features exciting creations with bak kwa incorporated into the dishes like the Mozzarella Katsu, Gourmet Enoki Roll and DIY Sliders (a deconstructed slider).

Bee Cheng Hiang Grillery
Address:  (Map)
Opening Hours: 9:30am – 10:30pm (daily)
Contact: +65 6291 5753

4. Beef Sukiyaki Don Keisuke

Beef Sukiyaki Don Keisuke

Celebrity Chef Keisuke Takeda has introduced a new restaurant concept – Beef Sukiyaki Don Keisuke. Newly opened at Tanjong Pagar, guests can look forward to classic Japanese dishes of Beef Sukiyaki and Gyu Don incorporated into one unique blend of flavour. On the menu they have just 2 Beef Sukiyaki Dons to choose from – Kiwami Wagyu Sukiyaki Don with Yonezawa Beef A4 (S$29.90++) (pictured) or the signature premium Beef Sukiyaki Don (S$13.90++) topped with US Prime Beef. Tender and succulent premium-cut beef topped over warm, fluffy Koshihikari rice – pure bliss!

Beef Sukiyaki Don Keisuke
Address: 11 Kee Seng Street, #01-01, Singapore 089218 (Map)
Opening Hours: 11:30am – 2:30pm, 5pm – 10pm (daily)
Contact: +65 6535 1129

5. Hai Xian Lao

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Feasting on the usual hotpot offerings at Hai Xian Lao with three different soup base – Laksa, Collagen and Prawn! Located at Wilkie Edge, the dining spot is quite obscure yet it seems that tons of local TV personalities have visited this place.

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Besides the usual ingredients, Hai Xian Lao offers handmade meatballs and boasts a premium selection of seafood like Alaskan king crab, fresh oysters and bamboo clams freshly prepared by their chefs daily. If there’s a broth you have to try, go for the addictive Laksa or the nutritious Collagen soup base. Check them out and book via Quandoo Singapore to enjoy 20% off.

Hai Xian Lao
Address: 8 Wilkie Rd #01-21 Singapore 228095 (Map)
Opening Hours: 11am – 5am (daily)
Contact: +65 6509 6194

6. LIME @ PARKROYAL on Pickering

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Calling all grill gourmands! PARKROYAL on Pickering will be introducing ‘Thrill of the Grill’ at LIME, an all new outdoor meat and seafood grill happening from 5 to 21 October 2018. Come savour in a luxurious spread of perfectly grilled dishes like Lamb Shish Kebabs, Wagyu Beef Cubes, Pork Belly Char Siew and Chicken Tandoori. For seafood options, guests can look forward to trying their Seabass in Spicy Yellow Sauce, Sambal Marinated Squid, Oyster Kicap Manis and Clams with Kam Heong sauce. The menu also features a line-up of International specialties and local favourites such as Mushroom Risotto, Potato Rosti Laksa Noodles, Chilli Crab Pasta, and Kueh Pie Tee. Available at $88++ (adult) and $44++ (child).

LIME @ PARKROYAL on Pickering
Address:
 PARKROYAL on Pickering, 3 Upper Pickering Street, Singapore 058289 (Map)
Opening Hours: 6:30am – 12am (Sun to Thurs), 6:30am – 2:00am (Fri, Sat and Eve of PH)
Contact:
 +65 6809 8899

7. Teppan No Hoshi @ Ramen Champion

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A new addition has joined the enclave of Japanese eateries at Ramen Champion Bugis+ – Teppan No Hoshi. Enjoy popular Osaka classics such as okonomiyaki (Japanese savoury pancake), modern-yaki (Japanese pancake with noodles), yakisoba and many more! Choose from a seafood or pork option to pair with the various styles of ramen served here.

Teppan No Hoshi_Mentaiko Tonpei Yaki

For those who like Mentaiko sauce, don’t miss out on their Mentaiko Tonpei Yaki – topped with mentaiko sauce and bonito flakes.

Teppan No Hoshi
Address: Ramen Champion Bugis + 201 Victoria Street, Bugis+ #04-10 Singapore 188607 (Map)
Opening Hours:  11am – 10.30pm (Mon to Fri), 10:30am – 10:30pm (Sat, Sun and PH)

8. Unagiya Ichinoji Dining

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Calling all Unagi fans! Come indulge in the first-ever XL Unagi Bara Chirashi at Unagiya Ichinoji Dining’s 2nd outlet at Eat at Seven at Suntec City! Officially opening tomorrow, Unagi fans will surely love the restaurant’s signature grilled eel, with a generous serving of tuna, salmon, yellow tail, scallops, takuan (radish), cucumbers, eggs, and seaweed. This XL bowl is really huge and has quite a generous portion despite the hefty price tag, perfect for sharing. Or try their main staple here – the Hitsumabushi ($32.80++). They’re currently having an opening promotion: every 2nd order of Hitsumabushi is at 50% off! Valid till end of October.

Unagiya Ichinoji Dining @ Eat At Seven
Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard #03-307, Sky Garden Suntec City, Singapore 238251 (Map)
Opening Hours: 11am – 4pm, 5pm – 10:30pm (daily)

9. Zafferano Italian Restaurant & Lounge

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Perched on the 43rd level of the Ocean Financial Centre, diners at Zafferano can look forward to a stunning view paired with lux Italian dining. Helmed by new Head Chef Emanuele Faggi, look forward to a refreshed menu with highlights like Marinated salmon in beetroot juice, Raw Hokkaido scallops, Saffron risotto, Gnudo, Black Angus beef, Roasted ‘Bresse’ pigeon.

Zafferano Italian Restaurant & Lounge
Address: 10 Collyer Quay Level 43, Ocean Financial Centre, Singapore 049315 (Map)
Opening Hours: 11:30am – 3pm, 5:30pm – 11pm (Mon – Fri), 6:30pm – 11:30pm (Sat)
Contact: +65 6509 1488

10. SBCD Korean Tofu House @ Millenia Walk

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Newly opened at Millenia Walk, SBCD Korean Tofu House serves a variety of Korean soft tofu soup. Coined ‘Soontofu’, these soft and silken tofu are hand-made fresh daily from soybeans imported from Paju, South Korea. Check out their variety of soontofu dishes which offers an authentic and flavourful broth with toppings like Prawn Tempura, Chicken Karaage Tempura, Pork Cutlet, Dumpling Tempura and Samgyetang.

SBCD Korean Tofu House
Address: 9 Raffles Boulevard, #01-114, Singapore 039586 (Map)
Opening Hours: 11:30am – 10pm (daily)
Contact: +65 6873 6441


With lots of love,
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