The newest venture of renowned restaurateur‑chef Angelo Sanelli, Mietta’s is a delightful addition to the Kampong Glam quarter. Meaning “sweet little one,” it suitably charmed us within minutes of us stepping inside. The cozy establishment exuded a warm, unintimidating vibe with soft lightning, carefully placed plants, incongruous furniture, broken‑tiled flooring, stucco walls and numerous art […]

Akashi Japanese Restaurant

With three Akashi restaurants islandwide and other dining concepts under their belt, we thought it was time we visited Akashi again to see how it was doing. Located in a perpetually busy stretch in VivoCity’s basement, the restaurant was thankfully quite nice and tranquil when we visited during the weekend for dinner. The whole space […]

Folk Food

Sick of substandard salads, sandwiches and wraps? Folk Food (run by Ryan Hong of TV’s Chef for Hire fame) is good to try if you want quality bistro quality wraps and salads that won’t burn a hole in your pocket. The range here is small (but adequate) enough so that you don’t run into a […]