RAF – Funan

The opening of Funan Mall just seemed to have added a lot of vibrancy to the City Hall neighbourhood of the late, perking up the district with a wide array of retail and dining options. With furniture shop Grafunkt moving into its new digs at Funan Mall from its former premises at Millenia Walk, Grafunkt…

Gather The Misfits – Rangoon Road

Taking over the former premises of now-defunct C Plus at Rangoon Road is Gather The Misfits; a cafe that is intended to also house a retail space under the same roof. Situated along the same row of shophouses as Mrs Pho House and is located just opposite Non-Entree Desserts, Gather The Misfits is a pretty…

Starter Lab – Havelock Road

With now-defunct The Bakery by Woodlands Sourdough starting the trend way back when they had first opened its doors in 2017, it seems that house-made sourdough bakeries are the trend now, with names such as Firebake, Micro Bakery & Kitchen, Mr. Kneady’s, Fine Dining Bakery and many others being pretty established bakeries in Singapore. Hailing…

11 Hamilton – Hamilton Road

Operating as Hustle Co. previously, Hustle Co. had moved out of its former premises at Craig Road several months ago, and had moved into their new space along Hamilton Road pretty recently. Now known as 11 Hamilton, 11 Hamilton is more than just a cafe-cum-bar concept; the space now also houses an event space within…

Makan House by Ollella — Race Course Road

Having expanded their operations of the late from just serving up Choux puffs, Ollella had since been on a roll lately, with the launch of the Ollella x Ah Mah Homemade Cake collaboration at Vivocity, to the opening of Makan House by Ollella along Race Course Road. Moving out of its previous shop space along…

Narrative Coffee Stand – Bras Basah Complex

Even though the third-wave coffee movement had very much slowed down over the past couple of years, a few new specialty coffee houses had still managed to sprout up in town. Located at Bras Basah Complex, Narrative Coffee Stand takes over the former premises of now-defunct Dancing Goat Specialty Coffee at Blk 231 Bain Street….

Fluff Stack – Suntec City Mall

With the opening of an entirely new F&B section within the mall, Fluff Stack is just one of the many new tenants to have opened its doors at Basement 1 of the mall. Taking up a space at the area at Basement 1 which was formerly home to Tony Roma’s, Soup Restaurant and Food Republic,…

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…

%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…

The Pops Cafe – Funan

The opening of Funan had brought along yet another wave of new dining options to the City Hall neighbourhood, with the likes of local and overseas brands such as Afuri, PPP Coffee and Wong Kee Wanton Noodles setting up their shops there. Opened by the folks behind The Populus Food & Coffee Co., The Pops…

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,…