Japanese/French fusion at Lewin Terrace

Lewin Terrace Restaurant by www.carlosmeliablog.comJapanese/French fusion at Lewin Terrace  | Singapore  | On our last night in Singapore, we were invited to try this brand new restaurant perched on the hills of Fort Canning Park. Lewin Terrace introduces to the Singapore gourmet scene a beautiful, innovative and creative marriage of Japanese and French Cuisines, by seasoned Chef de Cuisine Ryoichi Kano and award-winning General Manager and Chief Sommelier Daisuke Kawai. Lewin Terrace cultivates “Omotenashi” the spirit of Japanese hospitality, ensuring an exceptional dinning experience, at a tranquil and secluded atmosphere. French & Japanese techniques and a produce-driven approach. Housed in a gorgeous black and white bungalow that is the former residence of the Chief who headed the Central Fire Station on Hill Street. A romantic venue drawing couples for all sorts of occasions raging from dinner dates, anniversaries, to proposal dinners and couples looking to tie the knot conducting a memorable wedding.  Continue reading Japanese/French fusion at Lewin Terrace

OCEAN 82 Restaurant at Grand Case

OCEAN 82 Restaurant at Grand Case  |  Saint Martin  |  One of the many great restaurants I tried while in Saint Martin, was the brand new recently opened Ocean 82, located on the main Gourmet street of Grand Case, on the French side of the island. This time I was hosted by the lovely Silviane John – Directrice Generale Office de Tourisme de Saint Martin. This French Bistro is located right on the stream of Grand Case Beach, allowing stunning panoramic views, along the soothing sounds of the Caribbean Ocean, only to be matched by the excellent fresh cuisine.  Continue reading OCEAN 82 Restaurant at Grand Case

Eating local in Saint Martin at the Lolo

Eating local in Saint Martin at the Lolo’s  |  Saint Martin  |  If you want to try the local cuisine of Saint Martin, then you need to behave like one, and usually that means having a meal experience at a classic Lolo. A lolo is basically a rudimentary version of a restaurant, were they serve local traditional dishes, grilled food, at very accessible prices. You will find Lolos spread all over Saint Martin, but after a serious research among locals, I found out that the two best options are located on the French side, minutes away from the capital of Marigot, along one of the most famous gourmet streets in the Caribbean, as it is Grand CaseContinue reading Eating local in Saint Martin at the Lolo