If you love French pastries, ring up this pâtisserie , reserve a table and prepare to have your universe expand like a five-star soufflé.
Kota - when Francis meets rempah
Best described as ‘new Nyonya’, KOTA’s fare sees Peranakan cuisine presented in sleek new packaging.
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Indigo Restaurant at The Blue Mansion
Sure the hawker fare in Penang is the stuff of legends, but once in a blue moon, one yearns for quiet and to be fêted, for white tablecloths and the gentle...
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Sparks will fly as you wine and dine your loved one at these romantic restaurants in the Pearl of the Orient
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