• Beefing about Mrs Daggers

    Beefing about Mrs Daggers

    Hoping to beef up our rather sad Picky Eater Approved Restaurant List, we went to a new (to us) Korean restaurant and ended up beefing about Mrs Daggers instead. We’ve visited this eatery once before. The place…

  • What’s in that rickety tin bowl?

    Just when I thought it was going to be an ordinary dinner at one of the most highly-anticipated restaurants on our p.e.a.r.l (our picky eater restaurant list is still very much alive despite having gone through many…

  • The barbecue buffet lunch that was dinner

    I don’t know why we picked a sizzler of a day for a Korean barbecue buffet lunch. Probably not a great idea to pile heat on heat. But considering the watermelons we’ve been gobbling and the fact…

  • Of staring, fast food and not so cold noodles

    Happiness is finding a new place to add to the Pearl (Picky Eaters’ Approved Restaurant List). We stumbled on this great little Korean fast food place that passed our taste test with flying colors. Well, stumbled isn’t…

  • Look, ma, no carbs

    Trust us to waste no time in sniffing out a fabulous Korean buffet restaurant. How could we not know? The ad was calling out to us from the side of a public bus several times a day.…

  • Korean food story, the best for last

    And here is the K-food episode that everyone’s been waiting for. The one where the food was everything most of us had hoped for. The one that had our silver (no less!) chopsticks clicking with glee. The…

  • Korean food story, the twice bitten episode

    Remember when we came down with a bout of mild food poisoning (read it here if you missed that post) after eating at K-restaurant #1. Well, it looks like we learned nothing from that episode. When our…

  • Korean food story, the queasy tummy episode

    As it turned out, we had a second round of Korean food. We’d been talking endlessly about that droolworthy samgyeopsal (grilled pork belly) we had a month ago with our Korean friend. Since he was too busy…

  • Third time’s the charm

    Okay, so we Japanese food freaks decided to go Korean. Well, the moon turned blue, that’s why. Actually no, it’s because our Korean friend is in town and we’ve been anticipating this dinner for a while now.…