Tian Kee & Co – Siglap Drive

Following the closure of the original space of Tian Kee & Co at Dakota Crescent due to the neighbourhood being marked for demolition under the Selective En-bloc Redevelopment Scheme (SERS), the folks behind Tian Kee & Co had taken a short break before moving into a brand new space at Siglap Drive near Flor Patisserie…

Birdfolks – NEWest

Birdfolks is one of the newest F&B establishments that have recently moved into NEWest, following the opening of Thrive Kitchen in the same building a couple of months ago. Birdfolks is situated in a space within the building, well-hidden from outside the building as the establishment is located in the middle row of shops of…

Ah Lock 豆腐店 – Yishun Park Hawker Centre

Newly-opened to much hype and excitement of the residents in Yishun is the new Yishun Park Hawker Centre managed by Timbre. Much like a few other newly-built hawker centers around the island, Yishun Park Hawker Centre is home to a few new hawkerpreneurs which have set up their stalls under the incubator programme. Ah Lock…

Hey Sugar – Keat Hong Mirage

The west side seems to have upped their game when it comes to the cafe scene; Choa Chu Kang had recently seen quite a number of ice-cream parlours open up — from Sticks N’ Stones Creamery to Hey Sugar, which is the latest addition to the area. Situated right opposite Keat Hong LRT Station, Hey…

Harvest – East Coast Road

Harvest is a new salad-cum-protein bowl bar that had recently found home at East Coast Road opposite i12 Katong. The interior layout of Harvest is pretty reminiscent to some of the more upscale salad bars in the Central Business District; towards the left of the stall is the counter and preparation area where all the…

Kohi-Ya – Hillview Community Club

With the opening of Hillview Community Club, a few cafes and eateries had opened within the building such as Domino’s Pizza, Full House Club & Coffeeshop and Hidden Rock Coffee. Unlike the other eateries at Hillview Community Club (with the exception of Domino’s Pizza), Kohi-Ya is the only cafe in the building which serves up…

Grazie – Blk 34 Whampoa West

We had previously visited Grazie on a few occasions when it was a stall at Serangoon Gardens Market & Food Centre; Grazie had since expanded its operations and had moved into a new space of their own at Blk 34 Whampoa West. Taking over the previous location of Oh My Tian Bakehouse & Cafe, Grazie…

The Glasshouse: Specialty Coffee and Toast Bar – CHIJMES

Opened to much hype at CHIJMES just opposite Whitegrass is The Glasshouse: Specialty Coffee and Toast Bar. The Glasshouse is not located in a standard shop unit at CHIJMES; instead, it is a newly-built free-form structure built with a frame and boards that are placed at a previously vacant spot in the plaza. Furnished with…

Pastaria Abate – Craig Road

Craig Road seems to be seeing quite a lot of changes for their tenants of the late — Pastaria Abate is the newest tenant to have moved into the street right after Hustle Co. , which moved in rather recently. Pastaria Abate takes over the unit formerly taken by now-defunct Fordham and Grand. The space…

Yet another chapter begins …

It’s been a while since we had written a post like that — this blog had certainly seen very interesting phases in my life. From the polytechnic graduate I was when I first started, it’s quite hard to believe that the website had been through such a journey. Yes, there are times where updates were…

PuTian Flavor Food – Blk 121 Hougang Avenue 1

Being people who love Heng Hwa cuisine, we had always been intrigued by places which serve Pu Tian food, be it in hawker centres or restaurant settings for Heng Hwa cuisine still seems to be a niche market that not a lot of F&B establishments venture into despite being slightly more popular these days. PuTian Flavour…

Otoko – The Midtown Residences

Yet another new eatery had opened at The Midtown, adding to the long list of eateries in the building including Foxhole Cafe, Tiew Mai Thai Boat Noodle, Nunsongyee and AM Bakery. Not to be confused with Otoko Ramen (which also runs Kaneta Shoten), Otoko had humble beginnings as a coffeeshop stall at Sultan Plaza which…