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Meat lovers who want to satiate their large appetites could consider ordering the Tomahawk Steak (right) at Hilton Hotel’s Opus Bar & Grill. Before being charcoalgrilled, the meat is wrapped in bourbonsoaked cloth and aged in a Himalayan salt tile cabinet for three weeks. Weighing between 1 and 1.2kg, it would be best to bring a buddy with an equally big appetite with you. AJ Hackett Sentosa provides thrill-seekers with activities such as bungee jumps and vertical skywalks, but you don’t have to be an adrenalin junkie to avail of their kitchen’s creations, which include a variety of sandwiches and pastas (left). As part of Siloso Beach’s Thirsty Thursday promo, the establishment will also have Paulaner Brauhaus brews available, too. Thirsty Thursday runs from Oct 5 to Dec 28, 2017.