[Food Review] Triple Three @ Mandarin Orchard Hotel

A posh restaurant in a classy hotel, Triple Three really promises quality in every bite, and the spread that was available was rather breath-taking.

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Iced water, coffee, tea and MILO was complementary, while all other drinks were ala carte. Since I don’t really bulk on drinks for a buffet, I was okay with it.

… I toured around the counters to see what was in store for me!

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Broccoli, Mashed Potato, Ham and Ribeye Beef
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Live Cooking Station – Squid Ink, Lobster Bisque and Risotto(Mushroom)

 

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Appetisers, Seafood on Ice
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Fresh Oysters
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Sushi Bar
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Indian Section – Roti Prata, Naan, Curry, Briyani, etc
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Bread, Cheese and Biscuits
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Wide Selection of Cheese – Parmesan, Goat’s cheese, Camembert, Elemental, Brie, …

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Desserts Corner – pretty little desserts…

Dinner at Triple Three had various themes for each night, and since I headed down to Triple Three on a Wednesday night, and they were having their Wagyu Wednesday, promising guests with a delightful treat to the special Japanese Wagyu Beef.

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Special Live Cooking Station – Wagyu Beef

The live cooking station served 2 Wagyu Beef variations – grilled beef with Sweet Potato and the Gyudon with a perfect onsen egg.

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Wagyu Beef Gyudon with Onsen Egg

How else to describe this mini bowl of goodness other than with one word – perfect. The onsen egg was perfectly executed, runny yolk that flows out nicely when broken, and when mixed with the rice and perfectly fried beef slices, every mouth becomes heavenly.

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Teppanyaki Wagyu Beef

This fat, juicy and sweet slice of beef grilled teppanyaki-styled is soft enough to simply melt in your mouth, and paired with the nicely grilled sweet potato, you will simply not be satisfied with simply having one plate of it.

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Freshly Shucked Oysters (and clams in the background)
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Ribeye Beef, Potato Croquette, Jellyfish appetiser, broccoli and teppanyaki veggies
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Salted Egg Yolk Crayfish

The crayfish was perfectly executed – sweet, fat and juicy, yet the meat was tough enough to let you chew on it and enjoy it thoroughly. The Salted Egg Yolk sauce, however, was pretty much more of a disappointment, as the taste of salted egg yolk was rather non-existant.

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Juicy crayfish meat
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Chawanmushi with roe
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Lobster Bisque – sweet and cheesy, really delicious
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Squid Ink risotto with Pan fried octopus slices – perfectly matched
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Mushroom Risotto
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Smoked salmon, snow fish, grilled prawns, soft shell crab maki, cauliflower in cheese, seasoned jellyfish, marintaed duck
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Har Kao
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Hokkaido Beef, Fried Breaded Hiroshima Oysters, Potato Croquette
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Chopped Tuna with cucumber and yellow beans, fresh salmon sashimi
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Fresh tuna and swordfish sashimi cuts
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Inari, squid sushi, california maki, rib eye beef
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Mentaiko Baguette, assorted cheese and bread
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Various cute little cakes

Triple Three
333 Orchard Road
Singapore 238867
Level 5

Reservations: (65) 6831 6288 / 6271
Email: dine.orchard@meritushotels.com

Operating Hours:
Daily
Breakfast: 6.30am – 10.00am
Lunch: 12.00pm – 2:30pm
Dinner: 6.30pm – 10.00pm
Sunday Lunch:
12:00pm – 3:00pm

Lunch Buffet
Monday to Saturday: $78++ (Adult), $28++ (Child 6 to 12yrs)
Enjoy 1-for-1 for adults  when payment is made using a DBS/POSB credit card (max 8 diners per card).
Sunday Family Lunch:  $118++ (Adult), $48++ (Child 6 to 12 yrs)
Enjoy 1-for-1 for adults  when payment is made using a DBS/POSB credit card (max 8 diners per card). 
Top up for free flow of Chandon Brut sparkling wine at $30++ for 2 hours

Daily Dinner Delights*
Sunday to Wednesday:  $88++ (Adult), $33++ (Child 6 to 12 yrs)
Thu/Fri/Sat & Eve of Public Holiday and Public Holiday:  $108++ (Adult); $48++ (Child 6 to 12 yrs)

Enjoy 50% off every second adult when payment is made using any UOB credit card.

International Monday: Enjoy the best cuisines from around the world with free-flow Kirin draught beer.
Foie Gras Tuesday: Foie gras aficionados will be flocking to have their fill of our foie gras dishes.
Wagyu Wednesday: Slow oven-roasted Japanese wagyu beef. Need we say more?
Tsukiji Thursday Seafood Market: Be transported to Tsukiji Fish Market with our premium Japanese seafood buffet selection.
Weekend Lobster Night (Friday and Saturday): The lobster mentaiyaki makes a star appearance to the buffet line to celebrate the weekend!


quality assured 

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