HolyCrab @ Bugis – Putting an exclamation mark behind the name
The crabs from HolyCrab definitely got us exclaiming “holy crab!” when we had a bite. Firstly, all the crabs that we ate were caught fresh and were so meaty, sweet, fresh and juicy. The flavours of the crab dishes were very localised flavours despite not having the normal “chilli crab”.
Globetrotting Christmas Buffet @ Mercure Singapore Bugis – A New Take on Christmas Feast
Mercure is celebrating Christmas with a Globetrotting Christmas feast at the Royale Restuarant, located at Bugis. Making Christmas something out of the ordinary, Mercure is mixing Asian flavours into classic holiday dishes. Get a variety of offerings for only $48++ (for the festive buffet from 1st to 30th December) or $68++ (for the Christmas buffet on 24th and 25th December).
The Mad Sailors @ Haji Lane – A Maddening Good Time
From the owners of the Working Title and Afterwit situated around Haji Lane, comes a new café, “The Mad Sailors”. The name came from the expression “Mat Salleh” that Malays used to refer to the Caucasians – which seems fitting, seeing as how this café came to be due to a lady’s dream of bringing authentic halal British food into Singapore. True to its name, The Mad Sailors serves up a wide assortment of British-related food, not forgetting classics such as Fish-and-Chips.
Flaming Don @ CapitaLand Mall Bugis+ – Firing Up Donburis With Yakiniku
Recently opened at Bugis+ level 5, and providing a new dining option, is Flaming Don. What makes Flaming Don slightly different from its competitors is that it has implemented a self-ordering and collection system. Great for anyone who is rushing for time and wants to be able to grab something to eat within a short time. With many different choices of donburis, ramen, and sides, you will be spoilt for choice here.
Afterwit Café @ North Bridge Road – Mexican Halal Food
Hola amigos! Opened by the folks behind (working title), Afterwit Café specialises in dishing out Mexican food in Halal style. Located on North Bridge Road in the Arab precinct, Afterwit offers a cosy, intimate setting with no shortage of creativity on the menu.
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