Lung King Heen*** , Hong Kong

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Lung King Heen, Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong 3 Star Michelin 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 1st and only Chinese restaurant to earn 3 Star Michelin Dinner Tasting Menu  

L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon**, Hong Kong (1st visit , June’09)


L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon, Hong Kong Landmark , Hong Kong. 1st visit in June 2009. 2 Star Michelin 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 2009 Miele Guide – Best Restaurant in Asia

Robuchon e Galera*** , Macau (2nd Visit)


Robuchon e Galera  by Joel Robuchon Hotel Lisboa 2nd visit – November 2009 3 Star Michelin 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

Robuchon e Galera*** , Macau (1st visit)

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Robuchon e Galera  by Joel Robuchon. Hotel Lisboa, Macau. 1st visit – November 2008 We left this dinner thinking it should receive 3 Michelin Stars, although the guide hadn’t come to Hong Kong and Macau at that time. It was one of the most satisfying meal in terms of quality, quantity, presentation, surprises, taste and … Continue reading

Pierre** , Hong Kong


Pierre by Pierre Gagnaire , Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong 2 Star Michelin 2010-2011

Bo Innovation* , Hong Kong


Bo Innovation , Hong Kong Molecular Chinese Gastronomy 2 Star Michelin in inaugural Michelin Guide for Hong Kong 2009 1 Star Michelin  2010, 2011 *When we visited the restaurant, we thought the 2 stars awarded were extremely generous. The idea was certainly Michelin stuff — deconstructing and adapting popular Chinese dishes such as ‘century egg … Continue reading

Nihonryori Ryugin**, Tokyo (1st visit)


Nihonryori Ryugin by Seiji Yamamoto 2 Star Michelin San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurant : #48 in 2010 June 2009 : Ayu and Hamo Season

Akasaka Kikunoi** , Tokyo (1st visit)

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Akasaka Kikunoi , Yoshihiro Murata Tokyo outpost of 3 star Michelin Kyoto Kikunoi 2 Star Michelin 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 1st visit : June 2009 – Ayu , Hamo Season

Tapas Molecular Bar*, Tokyo


Tapas Molecular Bar by Jeff Ramsey Mandarin Oriental Tokyo 1 Star Michelin 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

Ginza Kyubey*, Tokyo


Legendary sushi in Ginza, Ginza Kyubey 1 star Michelin 2008-2009

Chateau de Joel Robuchon***, Tokyo


Chateau de Joel Robuchon , Ebisu Garden Place, Tokyo. This was in 2007 before Michelin came to Japan. I recall leaving the restaurant thinking if Michelin ever comes to Japan and there’s one restaurant being awarded 3 stars (who knew there would be 8!) .. THIS GOT TO BE IT! Indeed, it has been awarded … Continue reading

Roka , Macau


Roka of London @ The Venetian Macau Modern Japanese dining *now defunct

Michel Roux , Waterside Inn***

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Michel Roux of Waterside Inn, Bray 3 Star Michelin restaurant, the longest reigning in U.K. Guest chef at Gordon Grill , Goodwood Park Hotel , Singapore\ The Sunday Times : “MICHEL ROUX is one of the most famous chefs in the world, partly credited with the gastronomic revolution that has taken place in Britain. In … Continue reading

Iggy’s (Aug 2009)

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Iggy’s Regent Hotel, Singapore San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants List 2009 : #45 San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants List 2010 : #28 Miele Guide : 2008 , 2010 – #1 Restaurant in Asia ** moved to Hilton Hotel, Singapore in late 2010

Jaan par Andre, Singapore


Jaan par Andre , by Andre Chiang Equinox Complex, Swissotel Singapore San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants List 2010 : #39 (Debut) Miele Guide 2009/2010 : 4th best restaurant in Asia ** moved to ‘par Andre’ @ Majestic Hotel in late 2010