The Lunar Rabbit Boulangerie is a new French bakery which specialises in viennoiserie—the ‘bridge’ between pâtisserie and French bread.
Located at 16 Hamilton Road, The Lunar Rabbit Boulangerie joins the growing list of cafes and bakeries in the Lavender and Jalan Besar neighbourhoods. It will officially open to the public on 8 May 2022 at 11am.
One of the best restaurants in Singapore, Esora is a modern Japanese kappo-style restaurant with one Michelin star which pays homage to the four seasons; the menu, presentation and the floral arrangement change according to the season.
We had an exquisite and wonderful 10-course meal (S$338) at Esora and these were the highlights of our dinner.
Established in in 1971 at the former Mandarin Singapore (now known as Hilton Singapore Orchard), Chatterbox is a Singaporean institution known for their legendary Mandarin Chicken Rice.
Chatterbox has recently reopened after a major renovation and it has transformed from a coffee house in a 5-star hotel to the go-to dining destination for top-notch local food in a beautiful space which is suitable for all occasions.
Founded by Chef Raymond Tan—the Chef Owner of renown omakase restaurant, Hiryu—Shinsho Ramen is an affordable ramen joint which dishes out solid paitan-tonkotsu ramen as well as a selection of delicious sides such as gyoza, fried chicken skin, Japanese tacos and fried buns.
It has recently introduced four new Omurice dishes that you have to try!
Ohayo Mama San is the newest and possibly most chic restaurant in Somerset. Very conveniently located on the first level, just right beside the entrance for [email protected], Ohayo Mama San is a sexy and modern Japanese fusion restaurant & bar with an enthralling menu.
You will not miss this swanky space, for sure. Decked in vibrant-coloured furniture that are so tres chic, Ohayo Mama San is an extremely comfortable and inviting place to be for a meal, for a catch-up with friends, or just a spot to rest your aching feet after a day of shopping in town. Prices are extremely reasonable, too.
On its menu, you will find a spectrum of offerings from all-day brunch sets, Japanese tapas and sushi rolls, Jap-fusion mains and afternoon tea sets. We don’t deny that we were a bit mind-boggled by the extensive menu, but this also means more reasons to go back to Ohayo Mama San. Here’s everything we tried and loved so far, and we are sure there are more yummy dishes awaiting our discovery!
Tucked in the corner of Teck Lim Road next to Keong Siak Road is Chez Suzette, a beautiful French cafe which specialises in hearty French food, crêpes, freshly baked pastries, artisanal coffee as well as a range of specially curated French wine.
Named after the founder-baker Elijah Tan, Elijah Pies is a popular pie/tart shop which is known for their famous nutella pie.
It has opened a new baking studio at 803 King George’s Ave in Lavender and it is located in the same block as Habitat Coffee which has moved there from Upper Thomson Road. Other new additions to the Lavender & Jalan Besar neighbourhoods include Pacto by Parchmen, Glacier and La Levain.
The Marmalade Pantry is good for any time of the year, as we always say. And there is even more reason for you to dine there now because they are offering festive set lunches, new afternoon tea menus and gourmet festive dishes for your parties at home.
For Christmas 2021, a series of festive specials is lined up for your selection. We may be bummed because of the dining restrictions here in Singapore, but rejoice for it means more intimate time with people we love over sumptuous set lunches and delectable afternoon tea.
Should you prefer to take the party home, The Marmalade Pantry has a takeaway menu. Every year, without fail, we will order their turkey and ham for our Christmas party; they are truly one of the best in Singapore.