Nassim Hill Bakery Bistro Bar @ Tanglin Road

This was not my first visit to Nassim Hill Bakery Bistro Bar. I actually like how the place is hidden at the back of Tanglin Post Office and seem to be like a secret cafe (the only incongruency with that idea is the expensive cars parked in front of it). There are a few tables outside if you choose to dine al fresco but I prefer to sit inside in this hot and humid weather.

There are plenty of tables to choose from, both high and low. Also, the floor to ceiling window offers great lighting no matter where you are sitting.

Smoked Salmon Salad ($16). Mixed greens, avocado and eggs, served with a flambeed mirin dressing. If you find the toppings of the salad insufficient, you may choose to add bacon or grilled chicken to any salad for an additional $6. Honestly, the portion was filling and enough for one.

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Birthday Surprise (Part 3): Basilico @ Regent Singapore

After a long day of food, the last part of the birthday surprise was guess what? Still food. Sis brought me to Basilico because it:

  1. Scored a whopping 85% on Hungrygowhere, one of the highest rated Italian Restaurant,
  2. Was awarded Chope’s Diners’ Choice Awards 2014 “Best Hotel Buffet”, and
  3. Was awarded Certificate of Excellence for 2014 on Tripadvisor.

All high praises. The restaurant serves a semi buffet where you get to order a main course and enjoy a buffet spread of antipasti and desserts for $88 per person.

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