Showcasing a smooth brick interior in two distinct colours – white and red – Coexist Coffee is an industrial-style specialty roaster with minimal furnishing in the form of a central island, and a combination of metallic seating arrangements and plush sofa chairs.
Serving up a variety of filtered coffees, and teas, the Coexist menu includes a $5 Cheese Danish, $5 Almond Croissant, $9 Guatemala Arayaza Vinoso coffee with notes of lime, white grapes, and grapefruit, the $11 Sunda Radiophare coffee with notes of passionfruit, orange, and mango, a $5.50 Hojicha tea with frothed milk, and the $7 Kombucha tea which incorporates a mix of India Ceylon tea, jasmine, blueberry, and strawberry.
Address: Hillview Building, 48 Hillview Terrace #08-00, Singapore 669269
Operating Hours: 9am-7pm, daily
2. Nuage Patisserie
Set within a palatial space, the all-new Nuage Patisserie showcases a predominantly wood interior with socially-distanced circular and rectangular seating arrangements on either side of the store. Complete with an outward facing bar table, and a semi-full-glass facade, this cafe features a grand display of freshly baked pastries.
Of its innumerable offerings, the most exotic include the $9.60 Brown Sugar Boba, and $9.80 Strawberry Popcorn. Other menu items include the $9.20 Pistachio Strawberry, $9.80 Exotic Coco, $7.20 Tiramisu, $8.50 Blueberry Cheesecake, $4.80 Carrot Cake, $4.50 Pain Au Chocolat, $5.50 Almond Croissant, $6.90 Apple Turnover, $4.50 Brioche Sucre, $5.50 Kouign Amann, amongst a multitude of others.
Address: 47 Kampong Bahru Road, Singapore 169361
Operating Hours: (Mon–Thu): 9:30am-5pm, (Sun): 8:30am – 4pm
3. Naked Ice Cream
Situated along Upper Serangoon Road, this late-night dessert parlour specialises in charcoal waffles and a variety of unique classic and premium ice cream scoops. Complete with untouched concrete walls, for a more industrialised and edgy aesthetic, Naked Ice Cream showcases both indoor and alfresco seating arrangements with a selection of eye-catching graphic decor and even an Insta-worthy LED light corner.
Their menu which features single scoop ice creams worth $3.80-$4.80 and double scoop ice creams for $6.80-$8.80, includes flavours such as Hojicha, Earl Grey, Hazelnut Rocher, Hokkaido Milk, Milo Dinosaur, Pistachio, Vanilla, Sea Salt Caramel, Pina Colada, Cookie Monster, Mint Chocolate Chip, and Lychee Lime, amongst a variety of others!
Naked Ice Cream
Address: 957 Upper Serangoon Rd, Singapore 534717
Operating Hours: 2pm-2am, daily
4. Café Kuriko
Café Kuriko is the first Japanese Mont Blanc Specialty Store in Singapore offering a line-up of Mont Blanc Desserts prepared with Japanese Chestnut – Waguri. Newly opened on 18 June 2021, this cafe offers two types of Waguri with a choice of chestnut or cheese base.
The eatery’s must-try signature is the $8.90 Waguri Mont Blanc, a cocoa sponge cake layered with rich chestnut mousse, and chestnut chunks, adorned with strands of rich and creamy chestnut puree, which give the Mont Blanc its distinctive spaghetti-like appearance. Other alternatives include the $8.90 Purple Sweet Potato Mont Blanc.
Café Kuriko’s menu also includes an array of $13.90-$15.90 traditional Japanese comfort food such as the Cha-nabe, and a wide range of fruit tarts and cakes made from the freshest ingredients, carefully selected by the cafe’s Japanese Pâtissiers daily.
Address: 107 North Bridge Rd, #01-11, Funan, Singapore 179105
Operating Hours: 11am-9pm, daily
5. Lola Faye
Operating daily till at least 12am, Lola Faye invites guests to indulge in their $6 Buttermilk Belgium Waffles which provide a perfect base for additional ice cream toppings which start at an estimated $3.50 for one scoop.
Showcasing flavours such as Mango Tango, Cheeky Coconut, Strawberry Berry, Lychee Dreams, Blueberry Coral, Passionfruit, Peachy Peaches, and Avocado, Lola Faye’s extensive range of ice cream extends into innovative gelato flavours such as Salted Caramel, Sea of Cookies, and Biscoff Butter, amongst a multitude of others.
Complete with a varied selection of cakes, $5.90 croissants, and caffeinated beverages, Lola Faye is best known for its ice cream or gelato signature croissant pairings, its bestselling Strawberry Berry Frappe, Matcha Latte Frappe, Toffee Nut Latte, Vanilla and Hazelnut Latte, and seasonal Biscoff Frappe, and Biscoff Fudge Brownies!
Address: 35 Hamilton Rd, Singapore 209204
Operating Hours: (Wed-Sat): 10am-2am, (Sun-Tues): 10am-12am
Sharing the same zen-like atmospheric qualities as its previous outlets, the all-new Hvala café showcases clever space solutions to create an opulent environment that is comfortable and homely through the incorporation of lush greenery, and warm wood furnishing.
Of their innumerable vegan-friendly offerings, customers are invited to try the $4.80 Warabi Mochi, $8.80 Warabi Mochi with Gelato, $8.80 Hanami Dango, $12.80 Fudgy Chocolate Brownie with Gelato, $9.80 Black Sesame Sponge cake, $9.80 Chocolate Velvet cake, $9.80 Banana Peanut Butter Walnut cake, $6.80 Iced Yuki Matcha, $7 Yuzu Ice Blend, $7.80 Orchid’s Breath, and $6.80 Aged Oolong, amongst a multitude of other delectable treats and drinks.
Hvala @ Craig Road
Address: 40 Craig Rd, Singapore 089678
Operating Hours: (Mon, Wed-Sun): 12pm-9.30pm
7. Blu Kouzina
Situated in the heart of Siglap, the latest Blu Kouzina restaurant showcases a mix of textures and vibrant colours in the form of blue tiled flooring, predominantly white walls, and an abundance of wood furnishing and elements in the ceiling. Complete with an array of low hanging lights and mismatched seating arrangements, the new Blu Kouzina outlet is characterised by a series of arched hallways and opulent floor-to-ceiling windows.
The restaurant’s full menu, which remains consistent with its first branch, features a variety of salads, soups, dip platters, oven cooked mains, meats, seafood, vegetarian alternatives, and desserts. These include the $15.80 Tirokafteri Dip with spicy feta infused with herbs and chili flakes, the $14.80 four-piece Lamb Meatballs, the $18.80 Bougourdi which consists of red pepper filled with marinated spicy feta cheese, the $32.80 three-piece Chicken Kebab, $27.80 Blu Cheese Beef Burger, $59.80 Filet Mignon, the $48.80 Roasted Lamb Shank with lemon potatoes, and $32.80 Vegetarian Platter.
Address: 907 East Coast Road #01-01, Singapore 459107
Operating Hours: 11:30am-10pm, daily
8. Flor Patisserie
Housed within a quaint and rather muted storefront, with expansive floor-to-ceiling windows at its entrance, the all-new Flor Patisserie untouched cement walls, and intricate flooring for the ideal balance of industrial design and elegance.
Serving a variety of freshly baked pastries, customers are invited to indulge in the cafe’s $16.90 Momo Tart, $53.50 Tarte aux Fraise et Pistache, $16.05 Strawberry Tofu Chiffon, $13.40 Tarte aux Fraise et Pistache, $13.40 Tarte aux Griottes, $9.65 Passion Donut, $9.52 Paris Vert, and $10.20 Waguri Millefeuille, amongst a variety of others.
Address: 53 Upper East Coast Road, Singapore 455214
Operating Hours: (Tues-Sun): 11am-6pm
9. Sweet Cheeks
A third Sweet Cheeks Gelato shop has opened along Tyrwhitt Road in Lavender! Set within a predominantly white interior with yellow-ish lighting, this new outlet showcases an array of socially-distanced seating arrangements, with wood furnishing, strategically placed greenery, and arched hallways.
Featuring the brand’s distinguished peach logo with LED highlights, alongside an opulent coffee and gelato station, the all-new Sweet Cheeks offers a variety of desserts in the form of gelato, $6 brownies, $6 lava cakes, and drinks, such as their signature $7.50 Matcha Latte, $7.50 Hojicha Latte, $7 Earl Grey Lavender with Strawberry sparkling tea, and $13 Apple Crumble Cider.
Sweet Cheeks Gelato @ Lavender
Address: 147 Tyrwhitt Rd, Singapore 207561
Operating Hours: (Sun-Thurs): 12pm-11pm, (Fri-Sat): 12pm-1am
10. Common Man Coffee Roasters
Set within a well-maintained heritage-style building, the all-new CMCR outlet showcases both in-and-outdoor seating arrangements with marble table tops, opulent glass facades, a predominantly wood interior, with pops of vibrant colour in the form of blue and green furnishing, alongside wall décor and strategic plant placement.
Get a diverse selection of all-day breakfast items such as the house-made Crunchy Granola, Fresh Fruit and Greek-style Honey Yoghurt, the Fluffy-Brioche French Toast with berries compote, premium maple syrup and kapiti vanilla ice-cream, the Common Man fluffy pancakes, and the Croissant Croque Monsieur with provolone, ham, and creamy bechamel sauce.
Other offerings include an array of desserts, juice, coffee, sides, wine, and champagne, in the form of Crunchy Parsley and Chili Fries, Grilled Portobello Mushrooms with parmesan, pine nuts, and fresh pesto, Common Man Churros, Grilled Almond Cake, Sweet Potato Carrot Cake, Flourless Chocolate Cake, Cold Brew Coffee, Iced Chocolate, the Kentucky Mary, and a Bloody Mary.
Common Man Coffee Roasters
Address: 7:30am-5:30pm, daily
Operating Hours: 185 Joo Chiat Rd, Singapore 427456