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Yamato Izakaya: Donburi, Teppanyaki,  Ramen and More Near Macpherson MRT

Yamato Izakaya: Donburi, Teppanyaki, Ramen and More Near Macpherson MRT

Yamato Izakaya occupies a sprawling space in Oxley Bizhub, located a short walk from Tai Seng MRT. It is really well known for having three famous dining concepts (Man Man Unagi, Ramen Hitoyoshi and Tora Tora) under one roof. The place was absolutely packed when…

Teppan Kappou Kenji Review: Top-notch Teppanyaki Experience in Tanjong Pagar

Teppan Kappou Kenji Review: Top-notch Teppanyaki Experience in Tanjong Pagar

About Teppan Kappou Kenji We had a particular craving for teppanyaki and decided to try Teppan Kappou Kenji over the weekend. Situated along the famous Japanese food stretch in Tanjong Pagar, it has an unassuming shopfront that stays true to those you might see in…

Mitsuba Review: High Quality Japanese Buffet with Over 140 Dishes!

Mitsuba Review: High Quality Japanese Buffet with Over 140 Dishes!

About Mitsuba We have been going to Mitsuba for over 3 years now and it is no doubt one of our favourite Japanese buffets restaurants because of the amazing quality of sashimi and the huge selection of dishes. Tucked away on the 3rd floor of…

Box n Sticks Review: Cosy Izakaya with Sauteed Asari Clams, Mentai Ebi & More!

Box n Sticks Review: Cosy Izakaya with Sauteed Asari Clams, Mentai Ebi & More!

Cozy Izakaya in Kampong Glam Box n Sticks is a quaint izakaya that serves up a full range of Japanese favourites including donburi, sushi, sashimi, pasta and of course yakitori. Located on a row of bustling shophouses in the Kampong Glam area, it is certainly…

Donburi King Review: Fresh & Affordable Seafood Don in Serangoon (NEX)

Donburi King Review: Fresh & Affordable Seafood Don in Serangoon (NEX)

We had the good fortune of stumbling upon the newly-opened Donburi King in Serangoon NEX while trying to dodge the Sunday night crowds. Donburi King seems pretty undiscovered as of yet, being tucked away at the far end of the mall on the first floor…

Teppei Omakase Review: The MOST Value-for-Money Omakase in SG?

Teppei Omakase Review: The MOST Value-for-Money Omakase in SG?

Teppei Japanese Restaurant needs no introduction. As one of the most famous omakase in Singapore, its waitlist often stretches months and books out instantly. Making A Reservation Being a cosy 22-seater, Teppei Japanese Restaurant operates strictly on a reservation basis. There are two seatings, the…

Tamoya Udon Review: Authentic & Affordable Udon at Plaza Singapura

Tamoya Udon Review: Authentic & Affordable Udon at Plaza Singapura

Tamoya Udon has been on my must-try list ever since I came to know about it from Burpple Beyond. Fortunately for me, they opened up a conveniently-located outlet at Plaza Singapura in early 2020, which was just perfect! About the Restaurant The outlet is located…

Ramen Keisuke Tonkotsu King Matsuri : Great ramen minus the queue!

Ramen Keisuke Tonkotsu King Matsuri : Great ramen minus the queue!

Hidden Gem at Parkway Parade As a huge fan of the Ramen Keisuke Tonkotsu King chain, I have done my fair share of queuing at their outlets. At popular outlets like Tanjong Pagar, Paya Lebar and Bugis, queues can extend up to 1 hour or…

Ikura Japanese: Cosy izakaya dining in East Village

Ikura Japanese: Cosy izakaya dining in East Village

With Ikura Japanese outlets across the country (East Village, Thomson, Chinatown), heartlanders can also have delicious izakaya fare without having to travel too far. We’d initially come across this place using the Burpple Beyond promotion earlier this year and loved it so much we just…

Hajime Tonkatsu Review: Fantastic Tonkatsu In Serangoon Gardens

Hajime Tonkatsu Review: Fantastic Tonkatsu In Serangoon Gardens

About Hajime Tonkatsu Hajime Tonkatsu & Ramen (myVillage @ Serangoon Gardens) has sort of been a well-kept secret for a few years now. I guess the cat’s out of the bag though as I’ve noticed the crowd really started to pick up over the last…