From Prison to Michelin Kitchen: Singaporean Chef Settles in Bangkok with Modern Asian Concept | Foodies OFFICIAL Asia

There’s is something that Bangkok has never really found a successful niche for and that is for Singaporean cuisine. Apart from the odd self-proclaimed “Singaporean” Hainanese Chicken or noodle and dumpling shop pandering to Expats or Thais looking to reminisce of their foodie travels in the ‘Garden City’, there’s little that instantly stands out or comes to mind when naming any exceptional Singaporean-influenced restaurants. Eddie Yii of ‘Stranger in Bangkok’, a popular Bangkok based blogger, who is Malaysian but grew up in Singapore, says of this lack of availability, “I think…

11 Immediate Ways to Support Your Local Restaurants During Covid-19 Lock-downs | Foodies OFFICIAL Asia

          All over the world Covid-19 aka Coronavirus has managed to shut-down the restaurant industry from a moderate to full scale. In Asia; China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia have all been greatly impacted. From 22nd of March 2020, Bangkok went into a 22-day lock-down.            The Thai Government decreed the closing of malls and shopping centres, and forbid restaurants from in-house dining trade, forcing many of them to resort to a takeaway and/or delivery format. A great number of these restaurants, mostly middle to fine dining restaurants have…

Famous Nasi Lemak Now Available by Vending Machines in Singapore | Foodies OFFICIAL Asia

          By Wariya I. Boon Lay Power Nasi Lemak Vending Machines, Singapore’s Invention Solves Your Craving for Nasi Lemak Mostly, we are acquainted with vending machines for a cup of coffee or hot cocoa although we’ve seen Japan with all types of instant noodles machines churning out the addictive msg-loaded fast snack, but who would have thought of buying a rice with meat or fish curry dish from a vending machine!? Singapore’s food court outlet with 4 branches, Boon Lay Power Nasi Lemak, made famous for their Nasi Lemak are…