Katsudon Hanakatsu – Suntec City Mall

Taking over the spot formerly occupied by Tonkatsu Agedoki is Katsudon Hanakatsu, a new space that specialises in Katsu Don run by the same folks behind the popular Tendon Kohaku situated next to it and is also part of  Eat @ Seven at Suntec City. From the outside, Katsudon Hanakatsu is pretty much almost identical…

Fifteen Nine Cafe & Bar – Jalan Riang

Fifteen Nine takes over the former premises of Rokeby at Jalan Riang within Bradley Heights, situated just a short walk away from Wimbly Lu’s first outlet at Jalan Riang. Decked in a more bar-like setting, Fifteen Nine’s interior makes use of neon lighting and cement walls with chalkboards to create a more industrial design theme….

Peranakan Flavours – Tan Quee Lan Street

Peranakan Flavours had recently made its return to F&B scene in Singapore, having reopened at Tan Quee Lan Street near the Bugis MRT Station exit along the Downtown Line after its move out of The Ardennes Hotel at Jalan Klapa. Decorated in a simple and modest fashion, the interior of Peranakan Flavours is kept spacious…

Waa Cow! Sushi Bar – Raffles Xchange

Waa Cow! Sushi Bar is the latest concept by Waa Cow!, a F&B establishment at National University of Singapore that specialises in Wagyu Beef Donburi. Situated at the heart of the Central Business District, Waa Cow! Sushi Bar is conveniently located at Raffles Xchange, taking over part of the space of now defunct The Coffee…

Keong Saik Bakery – Keong Saik Road

Yet another bakery had opened its doors at Keong Saik Road; Keong Saik Bakery is the newest F&B establishment in the neighbourhood which is also home to Bread & Hearth, though situated slightly further away at the other end of Keong Saik Road opposite Kok Sen Restaurant. Keong Saik Bakery pays homage to the area…

Santap – The Daulat

Situated at The Daulat is Santap, a new concept by the Muslim-owned The Black Hole Group which also run other F&B establishments such as Working Title at Arab Street and The Mad Sailors at Haji Lane. Being located at The Daulat, much of the seating is al fresco here with a single communal table indoors;…

HYGGE – Haji Lane

Taking over the former space of Shop Wonderland at Haji Lane is HYGGE, a new retail-cum-cafe similar to the likes of Groundstory and Monument Lifestyle conceptually. HYGGE’s decor theme is somewhat more minimalistic with the use of largely white as well as tiled walls with light wood furnishings to create a simple, soothing look without…

Lunar Coffee Brewers – Downtown Gallery

Things have been getting interesting for the folks working around the Central Business District, especially with new tenants moving into Downtown Gallery recently. Situated in the same building as VENUE by Sebastian, Lunar Coffee Brewers is situated at another end of Downtown Gallery. Lunar Coffee Brewers is run by the same folks behind Atlas Coffeehouse…

Lickety Ice Cream & Waffles – Bussorah Street

Lickety Ice Cream & Waffles is a new ice-cream parlour situated at Bussorah Street, being located just right beside Konditori Artisan Bakery. For those who might find the decor of both Lickety Ice Cream & Waffles and Konditori Artisan Bakery similar, it would be good to know that both Lickety Ice Cream & Waffles and…

Torched x One Man Coffee – The Impact Hub Singapore

Occupying the space previously belonging to Blue Collar Collaborative is a joint collaboration between Torched and One Man Coffee; the former providing the food options while the latter serves up the beverages. For those who are not familiar with the operations, Torched is a separate entity from One Man Coffee, as with all One Man…

Kogane Yama – Bugis Junction

Situated next to Chir Chir at Bugis Junction is Kogane Yama, a new Tempura speciality restaurant that sits on a part of the space previously belonging to Chir Chir. Kogane Yama is yet another concept brought in by the folks behind Chir Chir/Massizim. The space is furnished pretty simply, with functional furnishings featuring wood accents…

Grand Jete Cafe & Bar – Takashimaya Shopping Centre

Taking over the spot formerly occupied by now-defunct Saint Pierre Market (some might find the mention of Marmalade Toast more familiar) is Grand Jete Cafe & Bar, which is situated at the opposite end from the taxi stand at Ngee Ann City. Grand Jete Cafe & Bar is a Japanese cafe, serving up Japanese-Western fusion…