HungryGoWhere Singapore Food Guide, Restaurants, Eating Guide and Reviews - HGW
Search the site

Review for Candlenut Kitchen (Dorsett)

3.9

Eatability rating

12 reviews

Write a review
AsianNonyaPeranakan
02 Mar 2014 • 140 Reviews • 0 Follower

Good peranakan with a modern twist

Overall
Food
Coffee
Drinks
Services
Ambience
Value
Quality
Location
So, it was my colleagues’ farewell dinner and we brought her here. A very good peranakan restaurant I would say. There were some fusion dishes such as the desserts, duck and pork cheek while others were more traditional and cooked really well. However, it didn’t have the wow factor as I guess I am quite used to peranakan food and also there were also some misses. Things always feel less precious if it isn’t rare, doesn’t it. So for 6 people we spent $194 and portions were actually quite small. There’s free flow rice though but rice wasn’t well cooked yesterday night as it is not fluffy as slightly bitty in the middle. Not enough water used perhaps. Service is good though. So, is this restaurant worth a visit? Yes, it is if you really want some good peranakan food with a fresh perspective and will be a nice place to bring your overseas friends too but get the kitchen to make it less spicy for them!

For more details, please visit:
http://foodolicious.wordpress.com/2014/03/01/candlenut/
Overall
Food/Drink
Value
Ambience
Service
    0 people found this review useful Was it useful to you?Yes
    Leave a comment
    Have something to say? Write a review.
    Overall
    N/A
    N/A
    N/A
    N/A

    Delete Photo

    Are you sure you want to delete this photo?