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THE HOTTEST NEW CAFÉS TO VISIT IN JANUARY TO KICKSTART THE NEW YEAR

1. Henri

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Say bonjour to yet another French spot! Henri is a classy French wine bistro and bakery decked in rich red and brown hues, and vintage-inspired floral wallpaper.

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Henri mainly offers an extensive selection of freshly baked French pastries such as Quiche Lorraine ($7.50), Peach Danish ($3.90), Apple Turnover ($4.50) and more! They also serve a lineup of lunch and dinner items (food menu TBC). 

 

Address: 48 Peking Street, Singapore 048778

Opening Hours: 8am-4pm & 6pm-10pm daily

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2. Aphrodite

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This is one gorgeous new gelato café: decked in aesthetic and soothing neutral tones, with botanical and wood accents.

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The best part? Aphrodite opens till 2am, perfect for all you night owls craving for a late night treat! Get a stack of their crispy and fluffy waffles (from $6) as well as delectable scoops ($5) of gelato in unique flavours like Thyme, Blood Orange Sorbet, Blue Cheese Chocolate and more! 

 

Address: 106 Desker Road, Singapore 209628

Opening Hours: Monday, Wednesday-Thursday, 1pm-10.30pm; Friday-Sunday, 1pm-2am

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3. KOAL

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KOAL is a fiery grill concept serving up great meats chock full of both Western and Eastern flavours. The menu differs slightly from day to night, with KOAL dishing up affordable—but no less delicious—3-course set lunches featuring rice bowls topped with premium ingredients like US Ribeye ($42), Iberico Collar ($26), Grilled Chicken Leg ($22) and more.

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Come dinnertime, the grill is in full swing, and you’ll be able to taste fiery meats like Hanging Tender ($24), Iberico Pork Chop Bone-in ($28) and more! 

 

Address: 1 Scotts Road #03-09/10/11, Shaw Centre, Singapore 228208

Opening Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 11.30am-2.30pm & 6pm-9.30pm

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4. Foolwine 

Fools only at this cheeky wine bar! Foolwine’s space is groovy and eclectic, the perfect setting for a time of fun and laughter with some of your best pals. 

Foolwine offers a delightful curated wine selection that pairs perfectly with their delectable bites. Highlights from their food menu include: Dark Rye Rolls ($12), Chicken Liver Eclair ($12), Arctic Char ($32) and more! 

 

Address: 21 Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069620

Opening Hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 5pm-10pm; Friday-Saturday, 12pm-10pm

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5. Base Coffee

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This one’s just for you climbers out there! Base Coffee is a highly exclusive coffee joint just for @boulder_plus climbers! 

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If you’re a climber at @boulder_plus, feel free to drop by Base Coffee for a cuppa White Coffee ($5.50), Cold Brew Tea ($6), Kombucha ($5.50) and more! If you’re feeling peckish after your climb, opt for some light bites like Patatas Bravas ($9), Salted Egg Custard Bao ($3.50), or some pastries ($7).

 

Address: The Chevrons, 48 Boon Lay Way #04-01, Singapore 609961

Opening Hours: Monday, 12pm-10pm; Tuesday-Friday, 8.30am-10pm; Saturday-Sunday, 8.30am-8pm

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6. House On The Moon 

House On The Moon is a disruptive new restaurant of cosmic proportions that combines experimental flavours with architectural and artistic splendour.

Situated at the trendy Gr.iD Mall, this captivating restaurant offers a range of modern European dishes and desserts, including the likes of: Moon Walk ($12), Brick In The Wall ($19.50) Blue Moon ($25) and more! 

 

Address: 1 Selegie Road, Gr.iD Mall, #01-13, Singapore 188306

Opening Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 12pm-3pm & 6.30pm-10pm

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7. Indulgence by Roxey

Indulgence by Roxey is a hip 2-storey café/bistro bar serving up contemporary Asian fare. The decor is retro-inspired, decked with neon lights and rattan furniture.

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Highlights from the menu include Azzurro Aglio Olio, The Orient, Chilli Crab Shakshuka and more! Drop by for a chill time with your friends over great food and funky drinks! 

 

Address: 212 Telok Kurau Road #01-218, Singapore 423835

Opening Hours: 10am-10.30pm daily

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8. DILLYDELI

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No time for dilly dallying at the quirky new DILLYDELI café! The café’s interior is spacious, with lots of natural light streaming in, perfect for a quiet brunch affair or some alone time with a coffee and pastry.

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For eats, get their Spinach & Feta Quiche ($6.80), Cronuts ($4.80), Ricotta & Tomato Toastie ($4.80) and more; don’t forget to complete the affair with a cup of freshly brewed specialty coffee too!

 

Address: 53B Strathmore Avenue #01-01, Singapore 144053

Opening Hours: 8am-9pm daily

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9. Pint & Dine 

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Here’s another adorable Korean-inspired café for when you’re missing Korea! Pint & Dine is a Korean-Western fusion spot, serving as a casual café during the day and a bistro and night! 

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On the menu you’ll find eats like Fried Mandu ($10), Mukbang Platter ($24), Bulgogi Carbonara ($16) and more! For extra fun, get a Yakult Soju Tower ($28) or a Sparkling Omija Soju Tower ($32) to share!

 

Address: 60 Springside Walk #01-04, Singapore

Opening Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 11am-10.30pm

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10. Zing 

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Here’s one for you healthy, conscious eaters out there! Zing by Xi Yan’s newest outlet at PLQ is a conscious eatery with a focus on healthy and sustainable produce!

The menu at Zing is super extensive, and you’ll find eats like Lemongrass Chips Chicken Wings ($12), Eat The Rainbow ($12), Zing Kimchi Bowl (from $16) and so much more! 

 

Address: 2 Paya Lebar Road, #01-06/07/08, PLQ Parkside, Singapore 409053

Opening Hours: 11.30am-10pm daily

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