Top Tables 2015

After countless meals, obsessive over-eating and being on the brink of a cholesterol high, we present you with the newest edition of Top Tables 2015, a totem of 150 of Singapore's best restaurants.

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Sony MDR-XB70AP headphones

This week, we review Sony's latest in-ear product, the MDR-XB70AP headphones. 

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Halloween Horror Nights, Universal Studio Singapore

From Singapore Airline’s close shave to Forever 21’s poor song choice—it’s another eventful weekend on our sunny island.
 

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Fresh from a thrilling Woodlands drug bust right out of The Wire, in which the Singapore Civil Defence Force, the Singapore Police Force and the Central Narcotics Bureau, four fire engines, five police cars and three ambulances took four grueling hours to capture a staggering haul of 40 grams of cannabis, officers now face their next big case: finding Radder the bunny rabbit.

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Kirstie Gannaway

The second female professional MMA fighter in history to join the Evolve Fight Team, Kirstie Gannaway competes at the prestigious One Fighting Championship this November. We chat to her about her indulgences, how she spends her downtime, and being a female in a male-dominated industry. 

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Milan Image Art Fair

Art enthusiasts have plenty to look forward to in the upcoming months with these four new art fairs. 

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Clarence Chan, founder of Bandwagon

We love local live gig finder site Bandwagon—and apparently, so do you. The site won Best Local Startup in I-S Readers’ Choice Awards. We caught up with the founder and asked him what happens when your dream job becomes a reality.

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Geoff Dyer

Having just published Another Great Day at Sea: Life Aboard the USS George H.W. Bush, the author who’s never found a genre he couldn’t move on from is in town for the Singapore Writers Festival (through Nov 9). We had some burning questions for him.

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10 things people do when they're drunk in Singapore

We all know someone who succumbs to these classic drunk behaviors. 

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Club Meatballs

It's meatballs galore at this cool new restaurant and bar.

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Library@Orchard Prototype credit: National Library Board

After almost 7 years, the Library@Orchard makes its much-awaited return to town.

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DJ Arty

The rising house DJ has performed at some of the biggest clubs and festivals across the globe, and will be spinning at Zouk tomorrow. Here he talks about alternative career paths, his other-worldly ambitions and what his parents think of his job.

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Hoobastank

Returning to Singapore for a performance in November, guitarist Dan Estrin of popular rock band Hoobastank talks to us about his favorite songs, some memorable touring experiences and the highs and lows of life on the road. 

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Anchora Collective jewelry

Whether you need to update your wardrobe or add a bit more bling to your wrists, we've got your style inspiration sorted.  

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New Places

CruCycle
New Health: CruCycle
Kenzo Flagship Store (Marina Bay Sands)
This men's and womenswear retailer stocks bold fashions which merge Asian design and European style. 
Club Meatballs
New Restaurant: Club Meatballs
Cool gastropub serving tons of meatballs, wines, beers, cocktails and coffee.
Ed et al
New Retail: Ed et al
A local shoe company specializing in made to order men's leather dress shoes.
BooksActually
An independent bookstore specializing in fiction and literature including poetry, essays and literary journals.
Allscript Magazines (Serangoon Gardens)
A magazine distributor with over 2000 titles including traditional favorites and hard to find independent titles.
Allscript Magazines (Millennia Walk)
A magazine distributor with over 2000 titles including traditional favorites and hard to find independent titles.
Credit: Aileron Wellness
New Health: Aileron Wellness
This boutique gym offers power plate conditioning programs as well as social dance classes like Salsa, Zumba and Korean pop dance.
Tiong Bahru Club
New Restaurant: Tiong Bahru Club
An old school kopitiam serving fusion favorites with a member's club vibe.
Lee Tai Fu
New Restaurant: Lee Tai Fu
A family-style restaurant serving a mish-mash of cuisines and craft brews.
Whisk
New Restaurant: Whisk
A cute little dessert bar and bakery in Tiong Bahru serving cakes, croissants and Kouign Amman-type rolls.
The Modern Outfitters
New Retail: The Modern Outfitters
This modern clothing store uses Japanese cotton and Italian wool to create a range of tailored and contemporary outfits. 
Curated Records
New Retail: Curated Records
This independent record store has a carefully curated range of vinyls, from mainstream hits to small indie releases. 
Clothes Curator
New Retail: Clothes Curator
This womenswear boutique stocks Tata and Exotic labels by Hong Kong designer Carmen Wong, as well as a curated range of Korean fashion.
Chillax Market
New Retail: Chillax Market
Singapore's first permanent indoor lifestyle market selling fashion, furniture, toys and home accessories. 
The Quarters
New Restaurant: The Quarters
The durian creme brulee team opens their locally-inspired cafe with fusion dishes, coffee and desserts.
El Mero Mero
New Restaurant: El Mero Mero
A playful and modern Mexican joint with traditional dishes and contemporary twists.
Tatsu - Lobster in Special Sauce
New Restaurant: Tatsu
This long-standing CHIJMES restaurant is back with a sushi by day and teppanyaki by night concept.
Paprika & Cumin
New Restaurant: Paprika & Cumin
An eco-friendly Mediterranean-inspired grill with lots of wines and daily cocktails. 
Here & There - Buddha's Palm Chicken
New Restaurant: Here & There
A modern Asian gastropub with kushiyaki bites and great drinks.