Category Archives: italian
Had a nice salmon at Joseph’s Restaurant
Great fish and dessert at Giardino D’oro
We went light on meat for lunch at Cipriani. Eggplant parmesan and mozzarella were nicely done
Had a nice pasta lunch at Becco
Big pepper grinder at Antica
Great Italian restaurant, Antica, to celebrate my poker win.
On a nice roof deck, we had quiet dinner set at jstone
A nice selection of food at Eataly. Great for lunch
Afternoon tea at Momenti
Great dinner when Lago comes to Shanghai
The seafood platter was nicely done around Calypso
A stew beef at Bianchi
Big crowd at Kerry. Got to Bianchi and ordered seafood pizza before place filled up
Back to ViceVersa to try some new stuff
I tried out a nice Italian place, ViceVersa.
We had a nice lunch at Zafferino. Carparchio especially nice
Ribeye at Bianchi is not bad for Shanghai standard
I tried soft opening of Da Marco at jingqiao. The eggplant and baked cod dishes were nice.
The pizza is growing on me at Bianchi
I got a nice order of pesto chicken and quinoa over at Brio.
We tried a special at Casanova Bund 6. If you book via Dianping, you can get a pile of meat for 150 rmb. Not a bad deal.
We had a nice pizza and risotto at Bianchi. The service seems to be improving as the staff settle in.
I tried Scena over at Ritz Carlton. On a clear night, the views were excellent. The rib eye was done nicely. Dessert was also nicely done.
We gave Bianchi another go. Unfortunately they messed up our order again. The lunch set is decent value. I hope they fix their service soon.
We tried a new restaurant at Kerry Parkside, Bianchi. There are a few growing pains on the service, but the lunch special is a decent value.
Open Table gave us a discount for Due Mari. So, we took a trip and it was a great dinner. Everything was nice from beginning to end.
We had a small business lunch at PizzArte. I got the eggplant pizza which is pretty good.
We tried the Italian Bistro and had a nice meal. I like the polenta. The pork chop was a bit over cook, but still nice.
We had a nice dinner at Artemis before my flight to Shanghai. The views were great, but I could not get a good shot with the window reflections. The octopus was excellent.
On my first work day in Singapore, we went to Italian restaurant, Angeleno. The mozzarella was great. I got the impression that the meatballs on the lunch set would be a small portion but they turned out to be pretty … Continue reading
Getting close to end of year and I have some catch up done with old friends. Our lunch at Brio and the grilled pork chop is a regular thing now.
Fisslet Academy is over at River Mall. They have some Mediterranean dishes and I would have liked to try the paella, but I got a curry chicken pizza. The orange ginger tea was nice and the pizza was ok. I … Continue reading
I had a chance to catch up with my old instructor for dinner. Good conversation. The kale salad and swordfish were excellent.
Motorino gets some good marks on the pizza. Although the pizza is a bit heavier than my ideal taste, I thought the pizza and service were decent.
I met up with a vendor who suggested Zafferano. The restaurant has some nice views and the tasting menu is quite nice.
Velluto is an Italian restaurant next to the Peace Hotel. I had a light lunch before hitting the gym.
8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo Bombana specializes in northern Italian cuisine. The food is excellent and the roof terrace has good views for the northern Bund area.
Atto Primo, located in Bund 5, is an experimental restaurant from Yum! This is the same company that brings you Pizza Hut and Kentucky Fried Chicken. It is a bit ironic that it is a couple of buildings down at … Continue reading
After karate, we got over to Calypso for an early dinner. We tried for something simple like a pizza and eggplant. Both were very nice.
We went to Bertucci’s in Woodbridge for lunch. The grilled vegetables, fish and dessert were nice.