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Michelin-starred Amber

I was geared to jump to the list of 2 Michelin stars in 2011, but Mr. Diplomat had another plan. He took the lady in me to a mid-December dinner date to another French restaurant, the swank 2-Michelin-starred Amber. Location Get to The Landmark from Central Station Exit G. Then, take the lift to the 7th floor of The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, where you will be greeted by a receptionist. Queue It is almost impossible to dine here without reservations as the restaurant will only accommodate one seating per table for dinners and hence is more often than not fully booked. We went there knowing that we were on the waiting list, no. 2 on the list to be exact. But Mr. Diplomat handed his name card, and the receptionist said somebody suddenly cancelled! And just like that, we were in ssshhh. Food We had their eight-course degustation menu, which took us three and a half hours to finish. Hokkaido sea urchin, Tasmanian salmon, Normandy diver scallop, langoustine and Kagoshima Wagyu beef were served one …