The Affogato Lounge – Keong Saik Road

The success of The Affogato Bar had seen the folks behind them opened up yet another concept, this time being situated in the middle of town within the Keong Saik neighbourhood. Moving into the space beside The Guild along Keong Saik Road, The Affogato Lounge is the newest concept to have moved into the row…

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…

Chuan Ji Bakery Hainanese Delicacies – MacPherson Mall

With the countless F&B establishments opening every month, it is still rare to come across places like Chuan Ji Bakery Hainanese Delicacies — a spot that places an emphasis on heritage whilst most other places are simply hipster cafes and bars or fine dining establishments of the late. Despite its prominent location along the main…

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,…

BurgerLabo – Malan Road

Taking over the former premises of now-defunct Nekkid is BurgerLabo, a new concept by the folks behind The Naked Finn. Still operated by the folks who brought us The Naked Finn (as well as Nekkid), BurgerLabo is their newest concept, which places an emphasis on big meats and burgers. Utilizing the space formerly occupied by…

Tapasta Bar – Pekin Street

Situated in the Central Business District amidst a row of eateries is Tapasta Bar, which serves up Build-Your-Own pasta and grain bowls during the day, and a Tapas menu at night. Opened fairly recently along Pekin Street, Tapasta Bar is situated within walking distance from Far East Square and Nankin Row within the busy Central…

Glyph Supply Co. – 111 Somerset

With the revamp and re-opening of 111 Somerset, the mall had seen a number of fresh names moving into its premises. Following other tenants such as Karemen Ajisen, Pasta House, Fun Toast, Pu3 Restaurant, A Poke Theory, and Kyoaji Japanese Dining which have either already moved into 111 Somerset or progressively moving into the building,…

Kai Yakitori – Orchard Plaza

Tucked away in a slightly less beaten path within the famed shopping belt is Kai Yakitori, which had since taken over the former premises of Otowa. Orchard Plaza is known to be a spot for hidden gems; the last time we had made our visit to the mall, we tried Il Den, which had since…

Obsessive Chocolat Desire – Blk 529 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10

Yet another new ice-cream parlour had moved into Ang Mo Kio, being situated at the former premises of now-defunct Twenty Grammes at Blk 529 Ang Mio Kio Avenue 10 (Twenty Grammes’ original location along North Bridge Road is still in operation as of the date of writing.) Taking over the former premises of the now-defunct…

The M Plot – King Albert Park

Having operated within King Albert Park for a while now, The M Plot is a local patisserie that seemingly places a large emphasis on their macarons. While King Albert Park had been made a little livelier with the opening of Eagle Wings Cinematics, as well as other F&B establishments such as Camaca and Carl’s Jr,…

Mash at Pek Kio – Blk 44 Owen Road

Having re-branded themselves after a long hiatus ever since moving out of Pek Kio Market & Food Centre, the folks behind the now-defunct Grit at Pek Kio are back, now known as Mash at Pek Kio. Mash at Pek Kio has not moved too far away from where they had started; with Grit at Pek…