Singapore: North East

Explore restaurants, cafes and other food finds in the North East of Singapore.

Yuk Tan Korean BBQ Review: Authentic K-BBQ at Lorong Chuan’s New Tech Park

Yuk Tan Korean BBQ Review: Authentic K-BBQ at Lorong Chuan’s New Tech Park

About Yuk Tan Chobeolgu-I Korean BBQ The Korean food scene in the North-East is certainly heating up with the addition of Yuk Tan Korean BBQ which opened its doors in 2021. Yuk Tan is located in the refreshed New Tech Park, an office complex just…

Wimbly Lu Review: Divine Crêpes, Waffles & Cakes in Serangoon

Wimbly Lu Review: Divine Crêpes, Waffles & Cakes in Serangoon

About Wimbly Lu Jalan Riang Founded in 2011, Wimbly Lu at Jalan Riang is the OG outlet of the Wimbly Lu family. This café chain boasts of two more outlets, one at Tyrwhitt Road and one at Greenwood Avenue. Wimbly Lu Jalan Riang is not…

Chu and Co Review: Rustic Café for Brunch, Coffee and Freshly Baked Goodies

Chu and Co Review: Rustic Café for Brunch, Coffee and Freshly Baked Goodies

Charming Shophouse Café near Serangoon Gardens Chu and Co is a relative newcomer in the already-competitive Serangoon Gardens café scene. Even so, it has quickly shown that it can more than hold its own, with a steady stream of regulars and café hoppers most mornings.…

Casa Manini Review: Traditional Italian Fare in Serangoon Gardens

Casa Manini Review: Traditional Italian Fare in Serangoon Gardens

Casa Manini is a charming, family-run Italian restaurant located at the end of a quaint shophouse stretch just down the road from the famous Chomp Chomp hawker center. We had passed by the place a few times and decided to finally give it a try…

Donburi King Review: Fresh & Affordable Seafood Don in Serangoon (NEX)

Donburi King Review: Fresh & Affordable Seafood Don in Serangoon (NEX)

We had the good fortune of stumbling upon the newly-opened Donburi King in Serangoon NEX while trying to dodge the Sunday night crowds. Donburi King seems pretty undiscovered as of yet, being tucked away at the far end of the mall on the first floor…

YUN NANS Review: Charcoal Grilled Fish, Seafood Pao Fan & More!

YUN NANS Review: Charcoal Grilled Fish, Seafood Pao Fan & More!

Paradise For Spice Lovers Yun Nans @ NEX has quickly grown in popularity since opening late 2020 and perpetually has a queue of eager diners at meal times. We love Chinese food, but really struggled to find a place with great Chinese-spiced BBQ outside of…

Chef Kang’s Noodle House: Michelin Wanton Mee & Fatty Char Siew

Chef Kang’s Noodle House: Michelin Wanton Mee & Fatty Char Siew

Chef Kang’s Noodle House is an understated joint tucked away in an industrial complex near Toa Payoh Hub serving one thing only; wanton mee. This humble one-dish joint has been on the Michelin Bib Gourmand since 2019! Keen to see what the hype was about,…

Two Bakers Review: Artisanal Japanese Desserts in Serangoon

Two Bakers Review: Artisanal Japanese Desserts in Serangoon

Two Bakers (Teck Chye Terrace) is one of the more quaint and innovative bakeries / cafés that I’ve been to recently. It serves up a creative menu of artisan desserts which changes annually. For 2021, the entire food & dessert menu has a Japanese theme…

Pa Bul Lo BBQ Review: Charcoal BBQ in Serangoon Gardens!

Pa Bul Lo BBQ Review: Charcoal BBQ in Serangoon Gardens!

A relative newcomer to the Serangoon Gardens food scene, Pa Bul Lo has quickly made a name for itself and never ceases to be packed on a weekend. Fortunately, the wait was not too long and we were quickly seated after just 15 minutes. Banchan…

Cottontail Creamery Review: Smashed Avo & Crispy Hashbrowns in Serangoon

Cottontail Creamery Review: Smashed Avo & Crispy Hashbrowns in Serangoon

Cottontail Creamery is a gem of a place located a short walk from NEX Mall / Serangoon MRT. We really loved Cottontail’s garden-to-table theme and the cafe’s open, bright and tastefully decorated space. It is a perfect spot for relaxing on a weekend with a…