Dinner – Friday, November 25, 2022 This was a meal that nearly didn’t happen – I’d originally planned a lunch at Bjorn Frantzen’s Zen for this day, but made an 11th hour substitution due to the length of the experience at Zen and the conflicting need to accommodate other activities. I am so glad though, […]

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Burnt Ends

Lunch – Friday, February 21, 2020 Singapore is oh-so-far-away and we visit so infrequently that I’ve accumulated a lengthy list of restaurants and bars of interest in the city-state. Burnt Ends has been near the top of that list for some time – Dave Pynt has quite a pedigree (Tetsuya’s, noma, Etxebarri, St. John…), so […]

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Restaurant André

Dinner – Friday, January 6, 2017 A point of interest – the premises of Restaurant André formerly housed the law firm that employed Singapore’s first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew. Almost through force of will, Lee turned the country from a backwater island into a first-world nation that ranks higher than the USA in GDP per […]

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