Xiao Ya Tou, or better known as XYT, is a modern Asian restaurant bar on Duxton Hill that serves up a plethora of playful and somewhat cheeky food and drink offerings—all of which find their inspirations stemming from cuisines from all across Southeast Asia.
The eatery is hard to miss. Its distinctive red lanterns, plastic chairs, and loud decor just call out to you as you walk past. Xiao Ya Tou one establishment that will undoubtedly guarantee you and your mates a solid meal, yummy locally-inspired cocktail but more importantly, a great time out.
In just a couple of days, 2018 will be knocking on our doors. Although we still can’t quite comprehend how quick 2017 has flown by, we hope that you are ending off the year with some good fun and cheer at the various events and activities that are taking place in Singapore this December.
As the saying goes, a brand new year, a brand new start, a brand new you. Whilst reflecting and planning your goals and ambitions for the year ahead, it would definitely be good to cater some time in your schedule for a breather and to simply celebrate the arrival of the new year!
Here are 24 Events In January 2018 To Usher In The New Year. From concerts from world-famous artists such as Jay Chou and countless other plays and events to be involved with, January is looking to be a month packed with much excitement and cheer.
And from all of us at Ladyironchef, we wish you all a very Happy New Year and a fantastic 2018 ahead.
Bringing the best of both Eastern and Western Mediterranean cuisine in a summer beach setting right smack in the city might sound a little far-fetched, but Summerlong at Robertson Quay has done just that.
The open kitchen, helmed by Chef Justin Hammond of Neon Pigeon, serves up a mix of snacks and mains that include their Lemon & Garlic hummus with Lebanese Minced Lamb and their stellar Chargrilled Octopus, Parsnip, Garlic, Honey dish which diners constantly rave about.
PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road goes green with merriment this holiday season, adorning its halls with handcrafted Christmas ornaments made from 100% recycled and repurposed materials, whilst whipping up an impressive array of Yuletide delights to savour with your loved ones.
Spice Brasserie at PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road is one such buffet restaurant where you can expect to find a whole host of local and regional favourites as well as Yuletide classics with a touch of Asian flair.
More than just crabs, allow Executive Chef Kelvin Chuah to dazzle you with an array of choices featuring his innovative rendition of Christmas turkey that features tandoori as its primary flavour component.
At Spice Brasserie, festivities begin on 18 December 2017 with a full spread of seasonal fare to be enjoyed including Holland mussels served on ice, roasted prime beef with black pepper and mushroom sauce, as well as a bone-in gammon ham that is sure to make an impression. Takeaway orders are available until 31 December 2017.
Quote ladyironchef upon making your reservations to enjoy 20% discount (minimum of 2 persons and maximum of 10 persons per booking) for the buffet, with 1 complimentary Wine or Beer (soft drinks for those under 18 years old). This promotion is not applicable for the blackout dates on 24 and 25 Dec 2017.
Nestled in the new KAP Residence Mall along King Albert Park, Kindred Folk is a charming double-storey ice cream café that provides a relaxing respite where families and friends can gather and indulge in an array of comforting, homemade recipes.
Serving a decent selection of unique homemade ice cream such as Roasted Rice Milk Tea and Wasabi, patrons get to pair them up with charcoal waffle, cone and even deep-fried man tou (Chinese buns)! Beyond that, the menu also features a variety of fusion pasta and finger food such as Tom Yum Aglio Olio and Fried Chicken Drumlets.
Place your orders on the first floor before heading up the second floor where you will find seats with an idyllic view and a hammock you can rock on.
The Crystal Jade brand is renowned being one of the leading Singapore-based restaurant groups to preserve the rich traditions of Chinese cuisine.
As far as comfort food is concerned, one of our all-time favourite places to dine at is Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao. We grew up enjoying their classic and contemporary interpretations of the much-loved xiao long bao and la mian which finds its roots from the Jiangnan region in China!
Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao has officially opened its latest outlet at Basement 2 of Ngee Ann City which was previously occupied by Crystal Jade Korean Ginseng Chicken and BBQ. Paying homage to its opening on 01 Dec 2017, the restaurant will be bringing back their limited-edition local-inspired Hainanese Chicken Rice Xiao Long Bao.
From now until 31 Jan 2018, spend a minimum of S$45 on a la carte food items to enjoy a basket of 4 pcs Hainanese Chicken Rice Xiao Long Bao for just S$1. This promotion is limited to 1 redemption per table per bill.
The Glasshouse Specialty Coffee & Toast Bar is a new standalone cafe in CHIJMES that, as its name suggests, serves up a range of speciality coffees from your humble latte to some pretty neat hand-dripped brews to a myriad of hearty toasts.
The cafe opened not too long ago and has been a hit among those in search of some respite from the bustling city. Filled with plants, lots of natural sunlight and good vibes, there is no way anyone would doubt this spot as a haven to retreat to for a nice coffee on a lazy afternoon.
Start your day right, or end it on a (caffeine) high—it’s up to you. But take it from us, there is probably nowhere in the city that boasts a better ambience than that of The Glasshouse at CHIJMES.
Although there is much to love about a city holiday, there is something unmistakably beautiful about venturing to places that are not usually visited; the road less travelled. Likewise in Japan, most may not have Hiroshima, Shikoku or Setouchi in mind but this is where you are missing out on an adventure of a lifetime.
Overflowing with tradition, history and geographical wonders, Hiroshima, Shikoku and Setouchi will leave you in awe everywhere you go. A good trip is one which leaves a lasting impression and touches your heart; this is what you are in for if you are planning a trip to Hiroshima, Shikoku and Setouchi.
Here is a 5D4N Shikoku & Setouchi itinerary featuring 19 reasons to visit this beautiful region. We are sure you will love these places as much as we do.