Ren Lounge – Japanese Omakase in a Bar

Ren Lounge was one of those I’ve saved during P2HA and decided to try when dine-in resumes. This place for those unfamiliar with South Beach area is located facing Suntec cos I took awhile to find it. Helmed by Chef Samuel who had gained experience from Shinji at St Regis, I was the only one…

Miyu – Lunch Omakase at Duxton

Went to try Miyu on a friend’s suggestion after the dining-in suspension was lifted and I was glad to have my Japanese food again. The place was full for lunch as many went for their lunch sets instead. Took the Hana Omakase ($88) consisting of Appetiser, Chawanmushi, 10 pieces sushi, Ikura rice bowl, Chef’s signature…

Ashino – It Was Good While It Lasted

Ending my break with Ashino at CHIJMES cos I have never been there before and thought of giving it a try. Ashino is well known for his unique vinegar in his shari though there were also a number of negative reviews on his service. Despite that, the place was full for lunch. You can choose…

Ishi – A Meal Unexpected in Many Ways

The stupid WordPress autosave failed on me. So now I have to re-write the whole thing. ARGH. WordPress!! The lesser heard Ishi at Robertson Quay has been around for quite some time but I finally got down to visit when I came across posts of their bento boxes on IG. So here I am on…

Oshino – Revisited For Sushi Course

Went back to Oshino again, this time for their sushi course. Their sushi edomae ($180) consists of 15 pieces nigiri sushi, maki, soup & dessert. Some things are a little different now like they have 2 seatings (probably due to the incredible reservation list); the earlier at 12 noon and the later at 1.30pm. Also,…