New to the stretch of eateries round China Sq. Central that bustles throughout weekday lunches, WhatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Pide stands out with its brilliant orange entrance that lures you in with the promise of piping sizzling pocket pides. From 11 retailers in Seoul to its first flagship in Singapore, the informal chain boasts of its hand-kneaded breads which might be baked recent in-house day by day.
Apparently, a Ã¢â‚¬Å“secret combineÃ¢â‚¬Â of dry components which might be formulated utilizing flour from Korea is what offers the flatbread its spongier texture. The generously stuffed pides are greatest eaten sizzling, so seize a chair within the small seating space to down your meal as an alternative of toting it again to your workplace.
From the small number of choices, every full of romaine lettuce, shredded cabbage, and tomato slices, Prawn Star ($8.50) and Eda-San ($7.50) are a few of the extra uncommon picks. The previous options delicate shell prawns (together with the heads) which might be crisp and frivolously battered, doused in creamy kimchi mayo, whereas the latter is a vegetarian-friendly creation of chewy edamame mushroom balls liberally slathered with wasabi mayo.
However in case you canÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t dwell with out your meats, go for Hey! Lu Lu ($6.50), with Sarawak black pepper rooster thigh and pineapple chunks, SofiaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Meatballs ($7.50), fabricated from beef balls and an herby tomato sauce, or Mrs. Park ($9), with a filling of bulgogi beef, pickled jalapeÃƒÂ±os, and caramelized onions.
Sides like herbed and spiced shoestring fries ($3) can be found as properly, or you can also make it a combo meal by including $Four to your invoice for these fried potatoes and both nitro-brewed tea, Coca-Cola, or Aka Cola (infused with nutmeg.) Beers and coffees additionally function on the menu, which switches factor up a bit of within the morning. Suppose rosemary pides ($2) which you could dip in wild Greek honey ($1) or additional virgin olive oil ($1), or stuffed ones that include avocado and scrambled eggs ($5.50) or Muar otah and cucumber ($4.50).