Whenever it’s about Hong Kong, I would think of dim sum paradise. How about u? During my recent foodie weekend trip with Eric, we visited Mott32. Reservation was made beforehand to avoid disappointment. Mott32 is the concept by Maximal Concepts and located in the basement of Standard Chartered Bank. The restaurant is named after 32 Mott Street, New York’s first Chinese convenience store that opened in 1851 and marks the start of New York’s Chinatown as of today. The restaurant has the concept of east and west inspired cuisine.
I have been eyeing on the opening of Clinton St. Baking Company and Restaurant whenever I pass by everyday at work. Finally it’s open for soft opening on 19 September which is a week ago. Located along Purvis Street, the restaurant is just a walking distance away from City Hall MRT or Bugis MRT station. This is the first branch in South East Asia holding several “Best Titles” across the media with its’ legendary pancakes.
Online Shoppers be alert! Introducing the new beauty shopping site, Althea which recently launched in Singapore. This beauty e-commerce site based in Korea offers K-Beauty products at a competitive pricing. Althea Korea official website is launched on 1st July 2015. Although it is based in Korea, they do ship internationally to Singapore & Malaysia.
Nando’s is spicing up its menu with 20 tantalising new items this September. The revamped menu gets a snazzy makeover with burger, pita and wrap meals. Nando’s is well-established with its signature peri-peri sauces and flamed-grilled chicken. Whenever I visit Nando’s, I will definitely order ¼ quarter chicken with choice of 2 sidelines.
THE ONLY THING BETTER THAN MORE BURRITOS IS MORE BURRITOS
Mex Out is officially open its door on 23 September at Marina Bay Financial Tower 3. It is the second outlet following its success at Far East Square. Mex Out offers breakfast, lunch and all day menu to serve the corporate crowd at the busy district. With an all-new outlet, it also comes with all-new dishes combining the fresh ingredients to serve to the customer.
Guess what comes to my doorstep this time? It’s from Garden Picks, an online dried fruits and nuts company that offers a quality wide array of wholesome snacks in Singapore. So you can now place your order online and delivery will be arranged. It’s as simple as that!
Ever wonder where to dine in a decent and affordable Japanese cuisine without burning a big hole on your pocket? I would recommend Misato into your list. Located at the basement of The Cathay, Misato offers a contemporary and casual dining Japanese restaurant. You will be surprised with their quality taste and food presentation in details.
Foodie weekend trip to HK with E started off with the first stop at Sister Wah華姐清湯腩. Sister Wah is known as one of the popular beef brisket noodles in Hong Kong.It is located conveniently within a walking distance from Tin Hau MTR station when you exit at A2.
*Updated March 2018*- Check out their new concept – Spring Labs here.
The glass house café located at Eco Spring Show Village, Johor Bahru is inspired by Jay Chou’s MV (Handwritten Past,手寫的從前) was operating since early September this month. The inspired cafe is going to be stationed there for around 2 month’s time. The café is currently operated by Coffee Concept Company.
“This home runs on love, laughter and cups of good coffee”