the kins’ – BIJOU

It had been a while since the Pasir Panjang neighbourhood had lost their specialty coffee joint with the closure of On The Table (opened by the same folks behind Lola’s Cafe and Dumpling Darlings; that is until the opening of the kins’ at BIJOU. Located within BIJOU, the kins’ is the latest F&B establishment to…

Fine Dining Bakery by Akira M. – UE Square

Having taken over the space left vacant by EN Bar, Fine Dining Bakery by Akira M. had opened its doors silently at UE Square a couple of months ago. On first look, the shop’s name may come across a tad cliche, especially for those who are not aware of the background of the chef or…

Whale Lala Cafe – The Commerz

The Commerz had recently seen a few changes in their F&B tenants of the late, with 23Jumpin‘s rebranding as One Bar Cafe and with The Oven Cafe & Bistro moving out of its premises. Taking over the former premises of now-defunct Photosynthesis Cafe, Whale Lala Cafe is a new cafe within the building that had…

Jin Yu Man Tang Dessert 金玉满堂甜品 – The Flow

Having completed construction since a while ago, tenants have finally started to move into The Flow slowly over the past couple of months. Taking up one of the shop spaces located at the exterior of the mall, Jin Yu Man Tang Dessert 金玉满堂甜品 is also the very first F&B establishment to have moved into The…

Chico Loco – Amoy Street

Opened by the folks behind The Loco Group which runs Lucha Loco and Super Loco, Chico Loco is also one of the newest F&B tenants to have moved into the Amoy Street neighbourhood. Situated at Amoy Street right in between Wang Dae Bak Pocha and Claypots Full Circle, Chico Loco serves up Mexican fare; pretty…

Shake Shack – Jewel Changi Airport

Jewel Changi Airport had opened to much hype, having housed a number of notable tenants such as Pokemon Center, A&W, and Shake Shack within its premises; all of which had seen massive queues around the mall during the preview period, as well as during the opening weekend. Occupying a space that spans two levels at…

Nokkedon – Republic Plaza II

Having opened a while ago at Republic Plaza II, Nokkedon is a new pop-up stall serving up Japanese Donburi within the grounds of Bar a Vin opened only during weekday lunch hours. Targetting the Central Business District office folk as a lunch option, Nokkedon is only opened for limited hours throughout the day only on…

Cheeky – Neil Road

Taking over the former premises of now-defunct Botanist is yet another cafe, this time named Cheeky. The Outram Park neighbourhood had seen quite a number of cafes and bars moving out of the late, including popular names such as Botanist and Hustle Co. which have had their presence made in the scene a couple of…

Xinghua Delights 回味轩兴化菜馆 – Jalan Legundi

It seems that Xing Hua (Putien) cuisine is on an uprising of its own recently, considering the number of such establishments popping up in the heartlands. Taking over the former premises of a Chinese eatery, Xinghua Delights is a newly opened establishment that serves up Xing Hua cuisine. Having seen a familiar face serving us…

Ms Durian – The Poiz Centre

With the opening of The Poiz Centre at Potong Pasir, a number of new F&B establishments and retail shops have since moved into the shopping mall. Located at the corner of The Poiz Centre, Ms Durian is a new durian-centric cafe that dedicates itself to serving durian-based desserts. Decked in a rather minimalistic looking space,…

Minka – Oxley Tower

It seems that no matter how food trends seem to come and go, wallet-friendly Japanese rice bowls are something that would never die out. Occupying a hole-in-the-wall spot at Oxley Tower, Minka is a new Japanese establishment that serves two different menus throughout the day. Decked in an undeniably Japanese style, the establishment’s use of…

Voyage Patisserie – Outram Road

Situated along Outram Road at the same stretch of shophouses as Tiong Bahru Pau beside Wangz Hotel is Voyage Patisserie, one of the newest patisseries in town. Occupying the first level of the shophouse that it is housed in, Voyage Patisserie is pretty spacious with a rather deep floor area. Walking into the shop space,…