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San Guo Grilled Fish

So you might now be aware, we always go to Chong Qing Grilled Fish for our fix.  Prompted by a Groupon advertisement, I bought a deal for a set dinner at San Guo Grilled Fish located at Geylang, just to try a different restaurant for a change.

Not sure if it was due to its location, or that we went on a Saturday night, the restaurant wasn't crowded at all.  The set dinner comprised of steamed dumplings and jellyfish, both nothing special but edible.

The main deal is the grilled fish.  I decided not to go for hot and spicy this time because while we both enjoy the kick, it does get unbearable for us to really enjoy the fish proper.  So, I went for pickled cabbage (酸菜) and I thought it was a good choice because the heat didn't distract me from enjoying the food.

To be really honest, the taste of the spices on the fish was far more superior at Chong Qing but the ingredients and prices in general at San Guo is slightly lower. I will still go back to Chong Qing as my first choice though; combination of the fairly centrale location and taste cannot be beat.


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