Olla Coffee – Blk 109 Clementi Street 11

Having operated mainly as a mobile coffee cart, Olla Coffee had since moved into a permanent space at Sunset Way. Occupying a unit at the ground floor of an HDB block at Sunset Way, Olla Coffee is a hole-in-the-wall cafe which primarily serves up specialty coffee. Taking on a rather minimalistic approach in its design,…

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…

KURA – The Herencia

Having seen a number of new patisseries sprouting up across the island of the late, KURA is the latest to have opened its doors following the likes of Voyage Patisserie and Lee’s Confectionery. Situated within The Herencia, The Herencia is the location of the former Nan Chiau High School along Kim Yam Road, located just…

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…

老派 云吞仔 Wanton Kia – Blk 83 Marine Parade Road (Re-branded)

老派 云吞仔 Wanton Kia’s Marine Parade Road branch had since been relocated to Marine Parade Central Market & Food Centre, and is re-branded as 老娘云吞面 Lao Niang Yun Tun Mian; updated address at the end of the post.) With the sudden expansion of both Eng’s Wantan Noodles and Eng’s Char Siew Wanton Noodles, there had…

You Kee XO Restaurant – Joo Chiat Place

It seems that a number of Malaysian-based establishments had started to enter the Singapore F&B scene of the late, especially with the opening of other brand names such as Kind Kones recently. Occupying the space at 43 Joo Chiat Place which used to house Kim’s Place Seafood Restaurant (which had since reduced its operations to…

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…

Kind Kones – Forum The Shopping Mall

Hailing from Malaysia, Kind Kones had just recently opened their very first outlet in Singapore at Forum The Shopping Mall. Operating five other outlets in Malaysia, Kind Kones is an ice-cream parlour that prides themselves for their vegan ice-creams. Occupying the former premises of now-defunct JIA 林家咖啡店, Kind Kones’ very first store outside of Malaysia…