Tong Shun 東顺 – Jalan Kayu

Having moved into the Jalan Kaya neighborhood pretty silently, Tong Shun is a relatively new establishment that had opened its doors pretty recently. Being located in the same stretch of shophouses as Soon Huat Bak Kut Teh along Jalan Kaya, Tong Shun is one of the newest additions to the neighborhood which is best known…

Famers and Chefs – Singapore Conference Hall

Taking over the former premises of the now-defunct Toast Box at Singapore Conference Hall along Shenton Way, Farmers and Chefs is a new establishment which places an emphasis on serving up wholesome dishes using fresh ingredients. Being located just outside the Singapore Conference Hall (also known to be the building where Singapore Chinese Orchestra is…

Onalu – Singapore Management University

With the influx of more indie F&B establishments into campuses of the late, modern-day students sure do have a wider variety of food to go for within their school compounds as compared to the that of just a couple of years ago, where food stalls are usually restricted to quick grab-and-go concepts or food courts….

Lickers – Blk 6 Telok Blangah Crescent

Lickers should not be an unfamiliar name in the local F&B scene, considering how they had been opened for quite a while at Lorong Ah Soo serving up ice-cream till late. Opening their second outpost pretty recently, Lickers had set up its new shop in the Telok Blangah Crescent neighbourhood; a rather quaint and serene…

Matchaya – The Cathay

Having gone through a revamp recently, Matchaya had since moved on to serve a wider variety of items from its dessert and beverages options in the past. Moving out of their original space at Icon Village at Tanjong Pagar and centralizing their operations at their The Cathay branch after their re-branding, Matchaya had seen quite…

RAF – Funan

The opening of Funan Mall just seemed to have added a lot of vibrancy to the City Hall neighbourhood of the late, perking up the district with a wide array of retail and dining options. With furniture shop Grafunkt moving into its new digs at Funan Mall from its former premises at Millenia Walk, Grafunkt…

Gather The Misfits – Rangoon Road

Taking over the former premises of now-defunct C Plus at Rangoon Road is Gather The Misfits; a cafe that is intended to also house a retail space under the same roof. Situated along the same row of shophouses as Mrs Pho House and is located just opposite Non-Entree Desserts, Gather The Misfits is a pretty…

Starter Lab – Havelock Road

With now-defunct The Bakery by Woodlands Sourdough starting the trend way back when they had first opened its doors in 2017, it seems that house-made sourdough bakeries are the trend now, with names such as Firebake, Micro Bakery & Kitchen, Mr. Kneady’s, Fine Dining Bakery and many others being pretty established bakeries in Singapore. Hailing…

11 Hamilton – Hamilton Road

Operating as Hustle Co. previously, Hustle Co. had moved out of its former premises at Craig Road several months ago, and had moved into their new space along Hamilton Road pretty recently. Now known as 11 Hamilton, 11 Hamilton is more than just a cafe-cum-bar concept; the space now also houses an event space within…

Makan House by Ollella — Race Course Road

Having expanded their operations of the late from just serving up Choux puffs, Ollella had since been on a roll lately, with the launch of the Ollella x Ah Mah Homemade Cake collaboration at Vivocity, to the opening of Makan House by Ollella along Race Course Road. Moving out of its previous shop space along…

The Salted Plum – Suntec City Mall

The revamp to part of the Basement 1 level of Suntec City Mall had seen a number of interesting F&B establishments move into the mall of the late. Also one of the few tenants which had recently moved into the mall where now-defunct Tony Roma’s, Soup Restaurant, Bali Thai and Food Republic used to be…

Narrative Coffee Stand – Bras Basah Complex

Even though the third-wave coffee movement had very much slowed down over the past couple of years, a few new specialty coffee houses had still managed to sprout up in town. Located at Bras Basah Complex, Narrative Coffee Stand takes over the former premises of now-defunct Dancing Goat Specialty Coffee at Blk 231 Bain Street….