Tag Archives: cafe

No Batter Joy Than Baking

No Batter Joy Than Baking

Scroll through your social media feed and you’re likely to spot aesthetically pleasing pictures of baked goods. HYPE explores the trend of baking among youths.  By Cheryl Tang and Dania Amiril With... 

Pokémon Go a hit with the young at heart

Pokémon Go a hit with the young at heart

The augmented reality game has found a surprising fan base among Singapore’s retirees.   73-year-old retiree Nona Goh was first introduced to Pokemon Go in late September. Her 7-year-old grandson... 

Bingsu: Not Your Local Ice Kachang

Bingsu: Not Your Local Ice Kachang

We all know the soft-serve ice cream craze is outdated. But to replace it, a newfangled or newfan-girled Korean dessert has hit the town! It’s Bingsu, a shaved ice dessert that many call the Korean... 

Wilder: Where Fusion Frenzy Meets Café

Wilder: Where Fusion Frenzy Meets Café

Café Review: Wilder Snugly fitted into an inconspicuous row of shop houses at the corner of Jalan Kledek, Wilder’s unassuming front gave us a tough time trying to differentiate it from its neighbors.... 

Froth: Where East Meets West

Froth: Where East Meets West

Cafe Review: Froth Cafe Froth Café occupies half the basement of BIG Hotel, beside the reception. Glass panels allow natural light to filter in while the whitewashed walls are decorated with metal framing... 

Banana Tree: Pot of Goodness

Banana Tree: Pot of Goodness

Café Review: Banana Tree Originating from Seoul, Korea, dessert boutique Banana Tree has finally set foot in Singapore, its first international outpost. Yet another café for food Instagrammers and café... 

Café Insadong: Food for the Seoul

Café Insadong: Food for the Seoul

Café Review: Café Insadong Nestled along the row of shophouses down South Bridge Road, the sunglow-yellow canopy and eye-catching patio easily distinguishes Café Insadong from its neighbors. Lining... 

Guac & Go: Holy Guacamole!

Guac & Go: Holy Guacamole!

Cafe Review: Guac & Go We circled Maxwell Chambers for a good 5 minutes before locating the glass-paneled café hidding in an inconspicuous corner. Immediately upon entering, our eyes are drawn to... 

Chew The Fat: Fat of the Land

Chew The Fat: Fat of the Land

Juxtaposed against the lifeless brick-and-mortar of a nondescript HDB flat in Everton Park, Chew The Fat’s bright yellow signboard makes it hard for you not to take a second glance at, especially with... 

The Lab SG: Play With Your Food

The Lab SG: Play With Your Food

Cafe Review: The Lab SG The Lab SG may sit amongst many other cafes in hip Arab Street but the small establishment refuses to blend into the background. Opened by Muhd Luqman Hakim, 28, and his wife,... 

Wednesday Café: Rise of the Anti-Café

Wednesday Café: Rise of the Anti-Café

Cafe Review: Wednesday Cafe After removing your shoes at the door and plopping yourself down on a large cushion, you’ll sink right into the Wednesday Café’s cosy and incredibly home-y ambience. The... 

Two Men Bagel House: Crumbling Expectations

Two Men Bagel House: Crumbling Expectations

Review: Two Men Bagel House We Singaporeans love pastries, don’t we? A few years ago, the queues outside Dunkin’ Donuts and Krispy Kreme rivaled those usually seen at concerts. Last year, macarons...