Chang Chui- Thailand, Bangkok
Meet the mother of open air food and street-market themed markets! Chang Chui is probably the most hype place in Thailand now...There is more to every corner of Chang Chui! MORE
Makansutra Guide Singapore 2017
It has been almost twenty years since the first edition of the Makansutra Singapore food guide book was inked. And in this tenth edition, expect are over 600 street food and heritage reviews, complete with new finds and updated listings. For online purchase, click on more... MORE
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Count Your Blessings, not your Calories
We have this unique culture of ours and we celebrate the diversity perhaps three to four times a year- at New Year, Chinese New Year, Hari Raya Aidulfitri, Deepavali and sure, throw in  October Fest for comforting adopted festivals. If you can see each of this festivals through each year with your makan faculties intact – then count your blessings, not your calories. Enjoy the festival’s special food culture in...MORE
Arbite: Italian Buah Keluak Pieti
When you list world favorites like pasta, pizza, steaks and tiramisu on your menu, you are up against the world- every city have top restaurants that offer them in one form or another. But if you push it just a notch further and change the game, you rise above the din. Mark Wee did all the above eight years ago and is now opening up to what twists his culinary...MORE
Potato Balls of Fire!
You cannot avoid potatoes, they are everywhere. Come on, you Paleo diet devotees, you know you’ve sinned before because they do attractive and moreish things with it over the decades-  from tater tots, bagedil, hash browns, criss cut and curly fries, chips, rosti, bangers and mash and even gnocchi (I am sure I missed out a few hundred other renditions). Now, they did it again- with Kentang Ball. Imagine a...MORE
3 wonders at Eunos Hawker Centre today
With today’s issues on transport cost, lack of personal lifestyle time and convenience, it is a luxury to be able to travel to any corner of the city just to eat what they like at a whim. But with about 110 hawker centres in Singapore, plus at least 1000 food courts, coffeeshops and street food shops all over our little red dot, convenience is given. Today, in my occasional geography...MORE
Salt of our Hawker Centre
This is the second Gen Y hawker in the same food centre that, when asked, responded with a “because our food heritage is worth protecting” in as many years. The other was the Roast Paradise roast meat stall. Some have not much of an inkling why they are boarded up within the three walls of a hawker stall cooking away, other than sensing it gets them in the media pop-food...MORE
Burg’s: The Slick Hawker Burgers
Why do folks line up at some hawker stalls and avoid others like the plague or a bad traffic jam at the CTE during a heavy downpour (just to give you perspectives). One reason could be the cheap-cheap factor, “2 Vegetables, 1 Meat for $2.50” lure. Great for those who just want a decent enough hot meal. Another could be that the item is rare, very comforting, affordable and convenient...MORE
Marsiling Mall Hawker Centre: New Year, New Hawker Centre, Good Ol’ Makan
Just because we crossed midnight on the 31st of December last year does not mean everything magically changes for the better or worse. It happens every midnight and whatever changes the next day, depends on you. So visiting one of the latest re-furbished hawker centres in a far flung edge of the city was one of my first new year activity to check out what happened when the sun rose...MORE
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