L’Effervescence (2 Michelin stars, Asia’s 50 Best No.16) Add: 2-26-4 Nishi-azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo 東京都 港区 西麻布2-26-4 Tel: +81 (0)3 5766 9500 Website: http://www.leffervescence.jp Hours: [lunch] 12:00pm-4:00pm (L.O. 1:30pm); [dinner] 6:00pm-11:30pm (L.O. 8:30pm) (check website for restaurant holiday) Price: [lunch] JPY7,000/10,000; [dinner] JPY18,000 (+8% tax and 10% service charge) Visited: September 2016 Will return: Definitely My lunch at L’Effervescence was the perfect illustration of… Read More [Tokyo] L’Effervescence
I’ve just returned from a 5-day trip to Tokyo, where I visited 7 restaurants with a total of 10 Michelin stars, as well as a number of cafés and shops. I’ll start posting more detailed reviews soon, but in the meantime, here’s a quick look at all of them. (Addresses can be found at the… Read More [Tokyo] 25 Moments in Tokyo
T’ang Court at The Langham (3 Michelin stars) Add: The Langham Xintiandi, 5/F, 99 Ma Dang Road, Shanghai 马当路99号，新天地朗廷酒店5楼 Tel: +86 (21) 2330 2430 Website: http://www.langhamhotels.com/en/the-langham/shanghai/dining/tang-court/ Hours: [lunch] Mon-Fri 11:30am-2:00pm, Sat-Sun 11:30am-2:30pm; [dinner] Mon-Sun 5:30pm-10:00pm Price: RMB300-500 (+16% tax and service charge) Visited: September 2016 Will return: Definitely After months of anticipation, Shanghai’s first Michelin Guide was finally unveiled on… Read More [Shanghai] T’ang Court at The Langham
Ever since Michelin announced in May that Shanghai will get its first Michelin guide this fall, the Shanghai food scene has been waiting with bated breath. The suspense is finally over, as Michelin released the guide this morning. Without further ado, I present to you Shanghai’s newly-starred restaurants. Three Stars (1 restaurant) T’ang Court at The Langham Hotel… Read More [Shanghai] Shanghai’s First Michelin Guide is Here!
Mr & Mrs Bund (Asia’s 50 Best No. 28) Add: Bund 18, 6/F, 18 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Shanghai 中山东一路18号，外滩18号6楼 Tel: +86 (21) 6323 9898 Website: mmbund.com Hours: [brunch] Sat-Sun 11:30am-2:30pm; [dinner] Sun-Wed 5:30pm-10:30pm, Thur-Sat 5:30pm-2am Price: [brunch] RMB250-400 Visited: August 2016 Will return: Definitely A year after my first brunch here, Mr & Mrs Bund has… Read More [Shanghai] Mr & Mrs Bund