Secrets of the City


Welcome to the official international foodie’s guide to Singapore.

Best Breakfasts 2018 WINNERS

Curious Palette

A coffee-loving Instagrammer's paradise, by the guys behind Strangers Reunion. Minimalist vibes, really good breakfasts and most importantly, excellent coffee.
64 Prinsep Street, Singapore 188667

The Social Space

Tucked away little gem with great coffee, healthy bites and a socially conscious foundation that's quite frankly just good for the soul.
333 Kreta Ayer Rd, Singapore 080333

The LoKal

Pull up a seat at the kitchen counter and have a chat with the chefs about everything homemade on offer...
136 Neil Road Singapore 088865

The Glasshouse

A special little space serving artisanal toast and coffee, inside Singapore's iconic, beautifully restored Chijmes precinct.
30 Victoria Street, Chijmes #01-03 Singapore 187996

Carrotsticks and Cravings

Healthy but delicious breakfasts, salads and sweet treats - and great coffee. Hidden away within a charming Dempsey compound.
75E Loewen Rd, Singapore 248845


Great new lunch spot inside the super cool Working Capitol. Refuel with gorgeous Sarnies coffee, artisanal toast and pickled grain bowls, in a chill setting bathed in natural light.
140 Robinson Road, Singapore 068907

Wild Honey

Huge, delicious breakfasts in a New York loft-style space - great coffee, juices and booze too!
6 Scotts Road. Scotts Square Singapore 228209

Common Man Stan

Gorgeous, sleek cafe in the Telok Ayer neighbourhood dishing up our favourite coffee and breakfasts. Opens early.
12 Stanley St, Singapore 068731

Strangers Reunion

Located in the random strip of Kampong Bahru, this hidden gem is worth the trek. The coffee is excellent, and the industrial chic space a great place to chill over a lazy breakfast of sourdough toast and smashed avo.
35 Kampong Bahru Rd, Singapore 169356

Best Coffee 2018 WINNERS

Safari Camp by Tiong Bahru Bakery

These guys are taking over the city's cafe scene with yet another brilliant space now at Dempsey - same great coffee and pastries to die for.
130 Minden Road, Singapore 248819

Forty Hands (East Coast)

East Coasters rejoice, Singapore's original coffee pioneer has set up shop in Katong. The same fabulous Common Man coffee in a brighter, larger space.
226 East Coast Road, Singapore, 428923

Tiong Bahru Bakery (Chip Bee)

Possibly our all-time favourite coffee house, now open on the Chip Bee strip. Excellent coffee, fresh industrial vibes and pastries with that perfect balance of sticky, salty and sweet (err... if you know what we mean). These guys are on fire right now.
43 Jalan Merah Saga, Singapore 278115

Bearded Bella

Hidden away in the back streets of Tanjong Pagar is this sweet little Melbourne-inspired cafe, with a subtle tropical twist. Gorgeous instagrammable interiors, good coffee, and the food tastes as good as it looks!
8 Craig Road, Singapore 089668


Dark, moody, Melbourne as fuck. Hidden away in a non-descript Hongkong Street office block, come here for solid breakfasts, slaying sandwiches and excellent coffee.
17 Hongkong St, Singapore 059660

Coffee Academics

Hailing from Hong Kong, these guys are serious about their coffee and it remains one of the best along Orchard Road, with a second outlet recently opened at Raffles Place.
6 Scotts Road, Scotts Square, Singapore 228209

Little Farms

An extension of the well-known fresh produce store, Little Farms Cafe is a quality spot for healthy but hearty salads, breakfasts and great coffee.
491 River Valley Road #01-20 Singapore 248371

Common Man Stan

Gorgeous, sleek cafe in the Telok Ayer neighbourhood dishing up our favourite coffee and breakfasts. Opens early.
12 Stanley St, Singapore 068731

Mavrx Coffee Apothecary

A teeny little hole-in-the-wall style coffee bar on the city fringe, brewing nothing but excellent coffee. Great service, takeaway only.
1A Duxton Hill, Singapore 089587

Best Restaurants 2018 WINNERS


A pumping little tapas and sake bar tucked away in the growing hipster row at Tras Street - this place is getting rave reviews and we couldn't agree more.
38-40 Tras Street, Singapore 078977


The most awarded restaurant of 2017. Odette is a new mecca for art lovers and foodies alike. The beautiful synergy between the impeccably delicate dishes and the visual energy of the space is nothing short of divine.
1 St. Andrew's Road, Singapore 178957


Perched high on the 40th floor with a stunning vista, this is a gorgeous destination with fabulous cocktails and inspired Mediterranean plates. Their new outdoor rooftop bar just opened this month and is truly a spot to impress.
138 Market Street, Singapore 048946

Cheek By Jowl

One of our best dining experiences of late. This one Michelin star, super slick, mod-Oz haunt in pumping little Boon Tat is receiving rave reviews all over town.
21 Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069620


Outstanding modern Australian by Clayton Wells, former head chef of Sydney hotspots Automata, Quay and Tetsuya's. Deeply chic space and insanely good food tucked away in an Amoy Street shop-house.
97 Amoy Street Singapore 069917

The Guild

Named for craftsmen associations of the past, this super slick new hotspot in Keong Saik Road represents everything we love at Off Orchard. The handcrafted theme runs deep here, from the culinary offerings, to the excellent craft beer menu to the warm and personalised service.
55 Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089158

Chef’s Table

Incredible gem tucked away in Tanjong Pajar where the menu changes daily based on the table's gastronomic preferences and freshest produce of the day.
61 Tras St, Singapore 079000

Neon Pigeon

This place is hot! Justin Hammond (of Melbourne's Gingerboy fame) has well and truly arrived in Asia with this pumping Japanese izakaya.
1A Keong Saik Road, #01-03 Singapore 089109

Birds of a Feather

The kind of place where conversation turns to the food. Fine dining in Amoy in an effortlessly cool, casual and highly instagrammable space.
115 Amoy St, Singapore 069935


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