Tag Archives: Specialty Coffee

Breakfast at My Awesome Cafe

Last weekend, a bunch of us checked out a new cafe along Telok Ayer Street with an interesting name – My Awesome Cafe! My Awesome Cafe is located within a pre-war conservation shophouse that used to house the Telok Ayer Chung Hwa Free Clinic. I was told that the cafe had only just opened earlier […]

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5 Extracts Coffee in Seoul

If you’re looking for a good coffee fix in Seoul, check out 5 Extracts in Hongdae. Opened by Korea’s 2011 Barista Champion, Choi Hyun Sun, the cafe and roastery is located in a small lane just a stone’s throw away from the bustling crowd. Latte at 5 Extracts The cafe’s name refers to the 5 […]

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Latte at The Bravery

Latte @ S$4.50 I’ve been meaning to try The Bravery for quite a while now as it was opened by the same people behind The Plain, one of the cafes that I wrote about in a Her World feature on the best Lattes in Singapore some years back. I finally found some time last week […]

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Penny University

Turkish Eggs @ S$8 When Penny University opened about a year ago close to home, I was thrilled to finally have a Specialty Coffee joint in my neck of the woods. Parking there is a complete pain so sometimes I resort to walking a good 10-15 minutes just to get a fix. My favourite dish […]

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Latte at La Ristrettos

I was a little early for my appointment this morning and so I took the opportunity to grab a quick cup of Latte at La Ristrettos. A friend told me about La Ristrettos last year but I never had the chance to check it out till today. Latte @ S$5.50 Having only had a few […]

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Buttermilk Waffles & Latte at Strangers’ Reunion

I first visited Strangers’ Reunion in April last year while recuperating from my broken elbow. Coincidentally, my friend and I bumped into a few local coffee loving friends who introduced us to fellow coffee lovers hailing from Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Japan and Korea. They were in Singapore to attend Food and Hotel Asia […]

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The Broers Cafe Celebrates its First Birthday

The Broers Cafe recently celebrated it’s first birthday on 20 June 2012, a good sign for the Specialty Coffee scene in Singapore. The Broers Cafe is located close to a stretch of beautifully restored pre-war shophouses, that were probably built in the 1920s. Showcasing local architecture at its best, these shophouses are worth a visit as they […]

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Specialty Brews & Homebaked Goodies at Henry Congressional

Henry Congressional, a pop-up cafe of sorts, opened its doors with a soft launch on 13 June 2012. The cafe will only be open for 8 months because the building in which they are located has been sold via a collective sale (more commonly referred to as “en bloc” in Singapore). Henry Congressional seeks to […]

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Everyday’s a Vintage Tea Party at Carpenter and Cook

Almost like a scene out of Alice in Wonderland, the eclectically vintage decor and homeware at Carpenter and Cook offers a retrolicious escape from the hustle and bustle of city living in Singapore. See something you like? You’d be pleased to know that everything (well, I guess almost everything) is for sale here as the […]

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Nylon Coffee Roasters @ Everton Park & Sadie Rose’s Pop-Up Bakery

A fairly new entrant into the specialty coffee scene in Singapore, Nylon Coffee Roasters opened on 1 May 2012. Run by Dennis Tang and Jiamin, Nylon’s primary business is to roast and retail beans in addition to selling takeaway coffees thus, the shop space is small. There are only 4 chairs in the reception area. However, […]

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