New Eastside Bistro and Cafes That You Should Visit

My pick of NEW bistro and cafes located in the Eastern side of Singapore, that are worth the adventure and exploration, even if you are staying on the other side of the island.Craftsmen Specialty CoffeeAddress: 2 First Street, Siglap V, #01-01, Singapore 458278Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Craftsmen.Specialty.CoffeeA retail/cafe arm of Dutch Colony Coffee Co. that offer simple comfort…

BreadTalk ‘DediCAKEtion’ To You For A Good Cause

“A party without cake is just a meeting” ~ Julia Child 22 May 2014 - Have you ever tasted 12 cakes in one sitting? Yes I just did. Some of you might think that I am crazy, but sometimes we just need to do some crazy things to keep ourselves sane. You probably have to…

Supply & Demand – Modern Italian Peruvian Bistro & Rooftop Bar

Supply & Demand - Modern Italian Peruvian Bistro & Rooftop BarThe space at Supply & Demand looks pretty cool, and I was absolutely intrigued by its cozy wooden setting from the entrance to its interior.It also holds a touch of industrial chic decor, featuring both wood and concrete elements. I typically love the overhead filament…

Shinzo Japanese Cuisine By Chef Lawrence Chia

On a lovely Saturday afternoon, a group of Burpple Tastemakers met up for lunch at Shinzo hosted by the hospitable Chef Lawrence Chia. The entrance may seem unassuming, but behind the door we were welcomed by the intimate space and friendly greeting from the Shinzo team.  The seating layout at Shinzo has more seats around the counter, as…

Ottoman Kebab & Grill – A Touch of Turkey

Photo Credit: Ottoman Kebab & Grill   Ottoman Kebab & Grill, the first of its kind Turkish Bistro in Singapore, located at the new Bedok Mall. First Gourmet Pte Ltd is the company behind Ottoman Kebab & Grill; together with the award winning Indian restaurant Zaffron Kitchen, and the chain of Prata Wala casual restaurants. …

Wallet Friendly Omakase Meals at Sushi Kuo

Wallet Friendly Omakase Meals at Sushi Kuo SUSHI KOU, a casual Japanese restaurant helmed by Tokyo-native Chef-Owner Koda Naokatsu; not only presents quality Japanese cuisine at affordable prices, but also value for money Omakase meals that is priced from as low as $50 onwards.    I shall be introducing one of the Omakase meal ($50 / $80 /…

Red House Seafood Celebrates 38th Anniversary

Red House Seafood (since 1976) is one of the oldest seafood restaurants in Singapore that offers delicious local seafood fare. Celebrating its 38th anniversary this year, I was invited for a tasting at its flagship Prinsep Street outlet, indulging their latest creations from one of the two celebratory set dinner. I started my meal with…