50 Cheapest Michelin Meals | ร้านมิชลินที่ถูกที่สุดในโลก

Traveloka.com has recently released this article pinpointing where we can enjoy Michelin-starred meals without making too big a dent in out wallet. 😀 Michelin Guides are available in many key cities around the world, Bangkok is included. Here are the list of 50 most affordable Michelin meals you can find in Asia, Europe, the US and South America. Most of these places are gathered from their one and two stars lists. For more information...

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Dim Sum + More at Dynasty, Centara Grand, Central World, Bangkok | รีวิวบุฟเฟต์ ติ่มซำ ที่ไดนาสตี เซ็นทารา เวิลด์

Above: Our selections of dim sum from their daily buffet menu. From the fryer and the steamers.  From top, clockwise: Deep-fried Alaska crabmeat in bean curd, steamed snow fish with black bean sauce, steamed shrimp dumpling with Beijing sauce, steamed zucchini with prawn, deep-fried shrimp with lemon sauce, steamed shrimp dumpling with Japanese pumpkin, deep-fried fish spring roll, deep fried duck spring roll, and the dessert of sago and...

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Singapore Chinatown Tai Chong Kok Confectionery (Hue Kee) | ขนมไหว้พระจันทร์ร้านเก่าแก่ทำมือของสิงคโปร์

# Singapore Artisanal Mooncakes at Chinatown Tai Chong Kok Confectionery (Hue Kee) # Chinatown Tai Chong Kok Confectionery (Hue Kee) is a local favourite in Singapore when it comes to handmade artisanal Cantonese style baked goods and mooncakes. They are most famous for their assorted mooncakes, but this place has always been a go-to among discerning locals looking for real authentic treats. Egg tarts, chicken cookies (my favourite), and whole...

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Antoinette, Penhas Road, Singapore

# Singapore Cool Cafe # – Antoinette – French Patisserie with Hakka influences. If you look at the map of Singapore, you will see the area near ‘Lavender’ street running the north eastern side off downtown. This area, as I found out, is among the oldest on this island country. But now, as any Singaporean will tell you, the area is coming back with good array of cool and hip cafes run by younger generation who revived the...

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Japanese Seasonal Ingredients at Elements, Okura Prestige Bangkok | เมนูพิเศษ ห้องอาหาร เอเลเม้นท์ โอกุระ เพรสทีจ

Elements at the Okura Prestige Bangkok received a one-star Michelin last year. It is a place for fine culinary experience given that this is a luxury Japanese hotel establishment with a strong influence on the native land in everything they have to offer, French cuisine included. From now until 31 August 2018, Elements – the hotel’s fine-dining establishment – is offering a special menu featuring premium Japanese summer...

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Best Breakfast in Bangkok Chinatown (Yaowarat) | รีวิว อุไร ห่านพะโล้ ทรงวาด

We sometimes spend weekends stay-cationing at our condo in Bangkok CBD and take the opportunity of being close and convenient wandering around for great local foods – the ones considered too far-fetched given our usual abode in the suburb. And last week we ate at ‘Urai Han Palo Songwat’ (อุไรห่านพะโล้ทรงวาด) Teochew-style braised goose that for me is the best breakfast ever in Bangkok...

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Handmade Dim Sum at Wah Lok Cantonese Restaurant, Carlton Hotel Singapore | ติ่มซำ โรงแรมคาร์ลตัน สิงคโปร์

Asked which meal was the most special while we were in Singapore recently, and the answer can easily be the variety of hand-made dim sum at Wah Lok Restaurant at Carlton Hotel in the city center. Singapore is not short of dim sum opportunities – from old-school, red-carpeted venues, to hip and hyped places. But when it comes to the real things and the original creations, the locals would – in a perfect unison –  point to this...

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What to Eat in Mukdaharn – Famous Bańh Bėo & Bánh bột lọc | ขนมเหนียว ขนมถ้วย มุกดาหาร

Above: Bánh bột lọc – although with a similarity to Thai snack ‘stuffed sago dumpling’ or ‘sago sai moo’ – turns out to be a total different thing. Esan, Thailand – While traveling through the Northeast of Thailand recently, we stopped at the province of Mudaharn and savoured their famous snacks of ‘Bańh Bėo & Bánh bột lọc‘ at a small shophouse just opposite to the...

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Breakfast in Singapore – Nanyang Tea and Bak Kut Teh | อาหารเช้า บักกุตเต๋ สิงคโปร์

Above: Tea packing at Pek Sin Choon is still being done traditional ways. By hands and two masterful ladies. Apart from poached eggs and kaya toasts, it’s the tea and Bak Kut Teh that make up for a real traditional Singaporean’s hearty breakfast. FIRST, THE TEA An old-time habit of drinking tea together with slurping a bowl of ‘Bak Kut Teh‘ is a kind of thing that defined a real Singaporean treat. The tea itself is no...

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