Tag Archives: Food Republic

Massive Crunch at the New Food Republic Food Court (Parkway Parade)

Want to feel the crunch? Go to a newly opened food court like we did. It was so crazy. At first B said forget it, let’s go somewhere else. But uncharacteristically I persuaded him to walk one more quick round, … Continue reading

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Food Republic Taking Over Parkway Parade Food Court

I was forlorn to find the foodcourt at Parkway Parade under renovation. I know, a tad dramatic. But I did like coming here for the soya beancurd (tau huay), yellow bean fritters (ham chin pang), mee siam, mee rebus and … Continue reading

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112 Katong: J-Mart, Food Republic, Gloria Jean’s and Gund Toys

I really like the new 112 Katong mall. It’s cosy and the theatre beckons. I also love J-Mart, the Japanese grocery store. The packaging is just lovely and I feel spoiled for choice. We got a yogurt drink and don’t … Continue reading

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112 Katong: Singapore’s Newest Mall & My Directory Picks

So here I was at 112 Katong. Had no idea of its existence before. It used to be the Katong mall, but it’s so utterly different now. I don’t like checking out malls, but my partner does, especially if it’s … Continue reading

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Leave Bedok Hawker Centre Alone

All hawker centres in Singapore for that matter. Just as I was down about inflation and feeling that the one affordable thing we have left is hawker food, I read about the possible privatisation of hawker centres.  Oh the horror! … Continue reading

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Books and Bites at 313 Somerset

313 Somerset is definitely an improvement on the Specialist Shopping Centre that used to occupy this space. The best part is that the Somerset MRT is linked to the mall. No more getting wet in the rain. The one shop … Continue reading

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Food Republic at VivoCity

The fried kway teow was not so great. It was somewhat dry. The curry rice was good, but somehow better at the Wisma Atria branch. I still prefer Food Republic over other Singapore Food Courts.

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Singapore’s Newest Mall: Braving the Human Crush at Nex (Part 4 of 5)

This is the one place I wanted to try – Freshness Burger from Japan. But just look at the queue. They did a smart thing though by maintaining a good atmosphere within the place through crowd control. Well there’s always … Continue reading

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Serangoon Central’s Nex Mall (More Shops & My Version of a Directory)

Hi there. Thanks for reading. I’ve moved to Singapore Actually See you there 🙂 ************************* Updated on 13 Feb 2011: Pretty furnishings and bridal decorations at King & King Wong, a furniture store at level 4 that extends to the … Continue reading

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Opening of a Brand New Singapore Mall: The Frenzy at Nex

It was quite an anticlimax. This mall is the size of ION Orchard, but it’s definitely not in the same league. I guess the extreme crowds put me off immediately.  The mall just felt very cramped and the design was … Continue reading

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