Tenjin – Shaw Centre

The Tendon craze might have since settled down ever since the opening of many Tendon specialty shops across the island a couple of years ago (e.g. Tendon Kohaku, Akimitsu, Tendon Ginza Itsuki, Don Meijin, etc.), it does not seem to stop new entrants into the local dining scene here. Opened recently at Level 3 of…

Goro Japanese Cuisine – Blk 43 Holland Drive

Taking over the former premises of the now-defunct Lean Bento, Goro Japanese Cuisine is the latest dining establishment to have opened at the Holland Drive neighbourhood. Located just a stone’s throw away from Buona Vista MRT Station, the neighbourhood that Goro Japanese Cuisine is located in a spot that seems to be a rather popular…

Monzen@Gardens — myVillage @ Serangoon Gardens

With Little Wimbly Lu moving out of Serangoon Gardens and into Greenwood Avenue, Monzen@Gardens had since moved into its premises. Taking over the former premises of Little Wimbly Lu and beside The Peel 1889, Monzen@Gardens is situated at myVillage @ Serangoon Gardens. Opened by former Campus Superstar alumni Renfred Ng, Monzen@Gardens is the latest venture…

Bao Boy – Hongkong Street

Located just opposite Ronin, Bao Boy is the latest establishment to have opened its doors in the Clarke Quay neighborhood that sees plenty of fancy restaurants and bars. Taking over the former shop space of now-defunct Bottega and Teepee Bar & Restaurant, Bao Boy is a concept by the folks behind Butcher Boy along Keong…

Enishi – International Plaza

Despite the opening of the many ramen shops around the island with notable names such as AFURI sprouting up being brought here by a group, there still seems to be some market for independent ramen specialty stores to set up shop in Singapore. Located deep in International Plaza just a stone’s throw away from Tanjong…

Emma – Plaza Singapura

It seems that soft-serve ice-cream may be very much a trend in the F&B scene, considering the opening of various soft-serve brands like Icenoie Hokkaido and Little Bastard in the last couple of months. Opened fairly recently at Plaza Singapura, Emma is a brand that hails from Japan. Occupying only a kiosk at the basement,…

PPP Coffee – Funan

It seems that Funan is quite a place to explore for foodies as much as it seems to be for hipsters, considering the various new F&B concepts that are exclusive to the mall. Having covered AFURI and The Pops Cafe prior, PPP Coffee is perhaps one of the better-known tenants to have moved into the…

#6 Letter Coffee – Tanjong Katong Road

Taking over the former premises of now-defunct Burp Kitchen and Bar at Tanjong Katong Road is #6 Letter Coffee and #8 Letter ManiPedi; a cafe-cum-nail salon-cum-event space concept. Situated in a shophouse space along Tanjong Katong Road near a bus stop, #6 Letter Coffee is a spot that is hard to miss, considering how it…

MediumRare by Saveur – Century Square

Saveur had recently revamped some of their concepts, especially with the re-branding of some of their concepts into FrapasBar. While the re-branding of FrapasBar from Saveur at the Century Square did not last long, the location had seen its third concept under the Saveur brand; the space had since been converted into MediumRare by Saveur….

%Arabica – Arab Street

Opened to much fanfare after a delay of around a year, %Arabica had finally opened the doors of its Arab Street outlet very recently. %Arabica is a brand with its roots originating from Kyoto, Japan; the brand had since expanded its operations to a number of countries, having stores in China, Europe and even in…

AFURI – Funan

With the official opening of Funan, Afuri is undoubtedly one of the stars of the F&B tenants there, especially considering the store being the very first outlet of Afuri that had opened its doors in Singapore. Taking up one of the mid-sized shop spaces at Funan located just in between Wong Kee Wanton Noodles and…

Little Damage – Wheelock Place

With the opening of soft-serve specialty shops such as Aqua S and Emack and Bolio opening in Singapore, it seems that other brands are also slowly setting up their outposts in Singapore Hailing from Los Angeles, California, Little Damage had recently opened their very first store in Singapore smacked in the middle of Orchard Road;…