[Shanghai] Chop Chop Club

The Chop Chop Club Add: 2/F Three on the Bund, 3 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Shanghai 中山东一路3号,外滩3号2楼 Tel: +86 (21) 5308 5399 Website: http://www.unicoshanghai.com/ccc/ Hours: Mon-Sat 6:00pm-11:00pm Price: RMB350-500 (without drinks, +10% service charge) Visited: April 2017 Will return: Definitely When word came out just after New Year’s that Unïco’s kitchen would soon be taken over by chef… Read More [Shanghai] Chop Chop Club

[Shanghai] Taian Table x Bo Shanghai Four Hands Dinner

Taian Table and Bo Shanghai, two of the most formidable players on Shanghai’s dining scene, joined forces last week to present a four hands dinner for two nights, the first one hosted by Bo Shanghai, and the second, which I attended, hosted by Taian Table. With five dishes from each team, as well as amuse-bouches and desserts… Read More [Shanghai] Taian Table x Bo Shanghai Four Hands Dinner

[Shanghai] Taian Table

Taian Table Add: disclosed upon reservation Tel: n/a Website: taian-table.cn Hours: Tue-Sat 6:00pm-12:00am (last order 8:00pm) Price: [14-course] RMB1,388; [10-course] RMB1,088 Will return: Definitely It is rare to have the chance to watch a restaurant find its voice and grow into its ambitions. When that happens, the experience can be fantastic and thrilling. I found that thrill at Taian Table, the private dining… Read More [Shanghai] Taian Table

[Tokyo] Abysse

Abysse (1 Michelin star) Add: 1/F Aoyama TMI, 4-9-9 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 港区 南青山4-9-9 AOYAMA TMI 1F Tel: +81 (0)3 6804 3846 Website: http://abysse.jp/en/ Hours: closed Wednesday; [lunch] 12:00pm-1:30pm; [dinner] 6:30pm-8:30pm Price: [lunch] JPY4,500; [dinner] JPY9,000 (+8% tax and 10% service charge) Visited: September 2016 Will return: Yes It is no longer the rare chef who decides to take a… Read More [Tokyo] Abysse

[Tokyo] Florilège

Florilège (1 Michelin star, 2016 Asia’s 50 Best “One to Watch”) Add: B1/F, Seizan Gaien, 2-5-4 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 渋谷区 神宮前 2-5-4 SEIZAN外苑 B1/F Tel: +81 (0)3 6440 0878 Website: http://www.aoyama-florilege.jp/en/ Hours: [lunch] 12:00pm-1:30pm; [dinner] 6:30pm-8:00pm (check website for restaurant holiday) Price: [lunch] JPY6,500; [dinner] JPY12,000+; [dinner juice pairing] JPY6,000 (+8% tax and 10% service charge) Visited: September 2016… Read More [Tokyo] Florilège