Singapore Eats: Sunday Folks

 

 

Sunday Folks

Cuisine: Waffle House, Cafe

Location: Chip Bee Gardens, Jalan Merah Saga.
Price range: ££

Located close to Holland Village, nestled in  Chip Bee Garden (home to a stretch of gourmet cafes and restaurants), Sunday Folks is no stranger to café hopers. The local Cafe famed for its desert combines trendy decor with a laid back vibe and friendly service. The Folks here serve some of the best waffles in the city, topped with tall soft serve ice cream and toppings of your choice. This café is one to go to satisfy your waffle cravings and catch up with friends over the weekend.

Website – http://sundayfolks.com/#/

Singapore Eats: Habitat

 

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Habitat

Cuisine: Bistro, Cafe

Location: East Coast
Price range: ££

Located in a neighbourhood in Upper Thomson populated with café-goers. Habitat is a hipster-style cafe offering flavourful coffee, accented with epic latte art and a diverse menu, from Sydney-style scrambled eggs to luxe Asian Chilli Crab Linguine. Along with the chic interior creates an energetic, light, ambient space to enjoy your coffee or tea with friends, or a brunch experience.

Insta: https://www.instagram.com/habitatcoffee/

Singapore Eats: Dazzling Cafe

 

 

Dazzling Cafe

Cuisine: Bakery, Cafe, Desserts.

Location: Somerset
Price range: ££

Located in Orchard Gateway, Dazzling Cafe’s acclaimed Honey Toast had its origins from Shibuya in Japan. The cafe offers an artisanal range of cupcakes, coffee, honey toast and waffles. The innovative touches to the honey toast, and the rainbow art used in the drinks are worth a weekend indulgence. The staff are also super sweet and helpful.

What to order: Hazelnut and chocolate honey toast with rainbow art mocha

Website: http://dazzlingcafe.sg/

Singapore Eats: Jamie’s Italian

Jamie’s Italian

Cuisine: Innovative, Italian
Location: Forum (Orchard)
Price range: £££

Jamie’s Italian by Celeb Chef Jamie Oliver has 2 outlets in singapore, gourmets can choose from the stylish yet cozy space at Orchard or at the Vivo City outlet set along the beautiful waterfront facing Sentosa island. Jamie focuses on delicious, yet rustic dishes with an open kitchen concept in the Orchard outlet. Perfect to unwind with friends or family over the weekend or grab drinks with friends after work.

What to order: For mains, Wild  Mushroom & Winter Greens Risotto and f or dessert the Molten Chocolate Praline Pudding.

Website: https://www.jamieoliver.com/italian/singapore/menu/pasta/

Shanghai Eats: La Petite Fontaine

 

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Photo credit: my friend Ashley ❤

Le Petite Fontaine
Cuisine: European
Location: Changshou Lu, Shanghai, China
Price Range: £££

This vintage style restaurant is a hidden gem located  in the heart of Shanghai’s International Fashion Education Center.  The quaint English-themed cottage,  tucked away in a historic building has been carefully decorated  with antique pieces,  lace curtains and  rustic furniture which give it a unique look.  The menu offers pasta, chicken, and seafood which have all been cooked to perfection. The staff is really friendly and offer an excellent service. This was easily my favorite place to eat in Shanghai.

Abi recommends: The chicken and garlic risotto

Website: None available. You can find more information here;http://shanghaiwow.com/vipclub/en/Dining/La-Petite-Fontaine

Shanghai Eats: El Luchador

El Luchador

Cuisine:  Mexican
Location: Yong Kang Lu,  French Concession Area, Shanghai
Price Range: ££

This restaurant serves the most authentic Mexican food in Shanghai.  With high colourful chairs, wooden tables and beautifully decorated walls, El Luchador is a brilliant place to have margaritas and tacos with friends and family. The menu offers great lunch time deals which often times come with free drinks.

Website: www.el-luchador-china.com