Diamond Kitchen 钻石小厨 – Comfort Chinese Fare In A Laguna Condominium
People say Singaporeans can travel anywhere for food, as long as there is good food. True that? I found myself bussing all the way to a condominium in the east, got lost (reminder to take 36 instead of 16), and glad found some hearty zi-char fare. Despite the distance, I ventured to Diamond Kitchen 钻石小厨 found at Laguna Park, one of those old condominium estates with huge spaces and neighbourly quietness in Marine Parade. Why at such an uncommon location? Young entrepreneurs Josh Chou and Lambert Chen wanted to avoid the high rentals of town areas, and were scouting for somewhere charming to present affordable Chinese restaurant food. My initial skeptical self did not feel that a new restaurant found in an old condo would be very much remarkable, but I was wrong. I could safely say that 70-80% of what was served in Diamond Kitchen was worth coming for. Some of their signatu...