8 1/2 Otto E Mezzo Bombana

I have always had my doubts on Michelin star restaurants in Asia. I feel that most of the time, they are not graded fairly or are given too much regard for what they actually do. My last post on Michelin star restaurants in Asia was in Hong Kong in a restaurant called Sun Tung Lok. … Continue reading

Grom: Il gelato come una volta

Summer in Paris. What’s better than ice-cream to cool you down? Paris has been blessed with many ice-cream shops to please both locals and tourists alike but the Italian chain Grom, which opened its doors in 2008 has positioned itself as a competitor to the top ice-cream shops in town notably Amorino and Berthillon. On … Continue reading


I haven’t had proper Italian food in a really long time, especially living in Paris where I’ve just immersed myself in French cuisine. I think it’s been more than 6 months, and for me, that’s a really long time. Sadly, I’ve only realized this now but that’s probably why when my friends suggested Cecconi’s, I … Continue reading