Japanese authenticity in the heart of Beijing

I think we’ve found our favourite Japanese place in Beijing. Yes, it’s another hole in the wall: Hon Kaku serves up traditional sushi and grilled specials artfully put together by Chef Li, a Beijinger who spent eight years in Tokyo refining his craft. Hon Kaku 本格 朝阳区新源里南路16号世方豪庭一层A101 A101 1/F, Shifanghaoting, 16 Xinyuanli Nanlu Chaoyang District … Continue reading

Something old, something new…

We’re always game for new food adventures so the hubs and I were very excited when @audreycherish whispered that the owner of Da Dong Prawn Noodles was making a one-day only comeback at Bian’s Cafe at Kandahar Street last Sunday.    Little did we know that revisiting this old favourite would also lead to the discovery of an unassuming little … Continue reading

Outstanding sushi?

Before juicy opens another can of whoopass on me, here’s our long overdue overview of everyone’s favourite city centre hole-in-the-wall, Standing Sushi Bar (SSB) ! After another gruelling day in the office, I was glad that SSB was just a convenient hop-skip and jump away in the heart of Raffles Place.  It wasn’t as difficult … Continue reading