28 Jun '15, 4pm

Samsara Gourmet – Homely Cantonese Cuisine at Mount Elizabeth Hospital

Writing this blog has taken me all over Singapore, but not to a hospital – until recently. You must be wondering, “why does Miss Tam Chiak travel all the way to a hospital to have dinner?” Well, a reader Kimberly dropped me a mail to recommend me trying Samsara Gourmet, a Chinese restaurant in a hospital. I was surprised to know that there is even a restaurant in the hospital, so we decided to check it out. Owned by Miss Violet Lee, she won the title of Miss Singapore in the 1980s, but chose to work in the most rural part of China and eventually became the Group Managing director of Guocoland (China) Limited, a Singaporean real estate company. She came back to Singapore a few years back and decided to open a restaurant. Samsara is helmed by an ex-chef from Tung Lok with more than 20 years of experience under his belt. Truth be told, I do not expect much, but the meal turns...

Full article: http://www.misstamchiak.com/samsara-gourmet-mount-elizabeth/


Ng Teng Fong hospital set to open with Big Move

Ng Teng Fong hospital set to open with Big Move

straitstimes.com 29 Jun '15, 12am

THE new Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH) opens its doors at 8.30am tomorrow, with 80 of its 120 specialist outpatient...