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Friday, March 13, 2015

Shangri La, Rose Veranda: High Tea buffet

Shangri La, Rose Veranda: High Tea buffet


Address:
Mezzanine Level Shangri-La Hotel
22 Orange Grove Rd

Operating Hours:
Mon to Thur 11.30am - 6pm
Fri to Sun and PH 11.30am - 2pm and 3pm to 6pm


Wanna try out some taitai life, hence went for a few rounds of high tea session with different group of people. Like a shioks only... wahhahaah
Wanted to try Equinox, however, they no longer have high tea buffet, only the semi-brunch lunch available. And I realized not many high tea buffets nowadays, more of like a high tea set which is non-replenishable.

I think the price has increased. $48++


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There was a whole selection of TWG tea.
However, I was pregnant, so I gave it to my bro instead.


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And I chose Orange juice, for Vitamin C!


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A welcome tea, tasted not bad, refreshing... just had a little sip.


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A variety of savory cooked dishes


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sandwiches


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truffle mash potato..
This was good! I had a few servings of it.


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Sauté mushroom
Not bad... but my bro doesn't like it.


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Duck Redang
I find this quite yummy too. Good to go with some rice :)


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Beef... but I don't take.


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prawn mee soup. the soup was quite savory, overall was quite ok.


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Prawns with crispy oat and almonds.
Taste alright, but I think will taste better if its hot.


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Cod fish?
I felt its a bit overcooked? not smooth and tender.


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Spinach & Ricotta Canneloni
The cheese on top a little hard already. But still taste quite ok.



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Dim sum...
soso... not really yummy. Kinda like those frozen pack ones.



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Fried chicken and chicky puffs.
The chicken was not bad, not oily. Taste a bit like Mcdonalds fried chicken.


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The sushi n sashimi doesn't seem appetizing, doesn't look fresh.


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Cheese corner.


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Cakes!


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more cakes!


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Quite a variety of dessert...


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nonya kuehs... not very yummy though


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prawn mee soup


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my bro's.... cos I cant eat SASHIMI!!!



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also my bro's... cos I cant eat not fully cooked food!!



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carrot cake was not bad. the carrot is so cute! wahaha... although I didn't eat that.



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only took a bite of everything...


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crème brulee
very sweet



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still prefers Canele... but... Canele has closed down!!! so sad.


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Me and my bro and Xindy...



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the twins :)


Overall, service was not bad, good ambience. The variety of cos again wasn't what I expected. The dessert were really so-so. But a good place to chill though.

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