(THE) BANANA LEAF APOLO
Address: 54/56/58/ Race Course Road, Singapore
Opening hours: 10:30~22:00
indian specialties are served without plates on banana leaves.
DOC CHENG'S ($50)
Address: Raffles Gitel, 1, Beach Road, Singapore.
Asian Nouvelle Cuisine. American chef, Sean O'Connell (he must be Irish!)
prepares a charming tandori quail with risotto barramundi with soy &
ginger; beautiful pineaplle minted tiramisu.
FIG LEAF ($30)
Address: 7, Magazine Road, Singapore.
Asian Nouvelle Cuisine offered by Mrs. Eleanor Soh and prepared by
a promising chef, Mr. Anderson Ho. Duck breast with spiced manho and cucumber;
beef fillet and asparagus gratin; shiitake and potato puree with wasabi
(Hapanese horseradish); sesame salmon with ginger and passion fruit sauce;
mascarpone with camembert; jasmine tea syrup and honey icecream.
COMPASS ROSE ($60)
Address: Westin Stamford Hotel 2, Stamford Road, Singapore.
Ivan Yeo Thong deserves all the praise heaped on him. Swordfish terrine
& Tasmania trout with safran tomato sauce and marinated fennel; salmon
with anchovy & caper sauce and raisins compote; veal mignon and foie
gras with pumpkin rosti.
CLUB CHINOIS ($50)
Address: Orchard Parade Hotel, 1, Tanglin Road, Singapore.
Mr. Susur lee, a Chibese national from Toronto has struck the perfect
balance between Chinese and European cuisines. Spice tuna tartare; shark
ravioli consomme, spiced lobster; mango & coconuts pudding.
IMPERIAL HERBAL RESTAURANT
Address: metropole Hotel, 3rd floor, 41, Seah Street, Singapore
Opening hours: 11:30~14:20, 18:20~22:15
In this Chinese restaurant, Doctor Sing designsa custom meal for each
Address: 52, Circular Road, Singapore.
Australian restaurant with interesting Pacific cuisine. Emu with Sichuan
pepper with macadamia nuts and Basmati rice is the favourite!
Address: Hotel Ritz-Carlton, 7 Raffles Avenue, Singapore.
Nice little place and cuisine. Spiced mango and seaweed crab; grilled
tuna with spinach and fresh fennel; mango pudding; green tea icecream.
Address: 1A, 11A Neil Road, Singapore
Tel.: (65) 2261175
Opening hours: 11:00~23:00
This tea shop, opened in 1989 by a group of students, re-creates a
traditionaltea ceremony. Queen Elizabeth visited it!
THE PRINCE OF WALES (BACKPACKER PUB)
Address: The Prince Of Wales - Backpacker Pub, 101 Dunlop Street, Little
Tel: (65) 6229 0130
Fax: (65) 6316 7077
Opening hours: 4:30 p.m.~1:00 a.m. Monday to Friday, 11:00~midnight,
Saturdays and Sundays
Manager: Malcolm Davies
What makes POW unique?
- Its the only backpacker pub in Singapore
- A 45% discount to card carrying Backpackers (VIP, STA, YHA, EURO
- The only real pub in Little India
- Four draught beers (Newcastle Brown Ale, John Smith's Extra Smooth,
Beamish Irish Stout, FOSTER'S)
- It's a pub that an Australian would walk into and know its Australian
with out the "cringe factor" (i.e. no pictures of the Harbour Bridge, Opera
house, kangaroos, etc).
- The main bar is non-smoking, while the large Beer Garden and front
porch is smoker friendly.
- The music is contemporary modern rock
- The staff are young fun friendly Australians