(Updated September 2017) Paya Lebar Square is a new development next to the Paya Lebar MRT Interchange along Paya Lebar Road. It has an U-shaped office tower block and a 3-storey retail podium. The retail mall has a mix of retail specialty shops, food & beverage outlets and a supermarket.
Paya Lebar Square which directly linked to the Paya Lebar MRT Station. There are casual dining restaurants, cheap and good eating places, hip cafes and al fresco chill out spaces. It is great news for those going to Singpost or the Lifelong Learning Institute (see our post on What to East near Paya Lebar MRT Station).
A brief overview of what is currently available in Paya Lebar Square is below. The food court, Cantine, is in the basement and there are many restaurants and cafes in the mall. There are also many stalls and kiosks for takeaways.
New F& B Outlets
Mr Youtiao #01-85
An interesting little cafe selling youtiao, or fried dough fritters, but with a couple of twists; as well as porridge and snacks. See our post on Mr Youtiao @ Novena.
Kajiken offers a variety of Mazesoba, or dry ramen.
Ah Mah Homemade Cake #B1-46
The popular Malaysian version of Japaneses egg sponge cake is now available in Paya Lebar Square – and Singaporeans have one more thing to queue for.
Gado & Grill
Indonesian food stall offering Gado Gado, Ayam Penyet, hot Bon Soto and other affordable set meals.
LiHO, Singapore’s home brewed milk tea brand, has opened in Paya Lebar Square.
Jollibee Paya Lebar Square
Jollibee, the largest fast food chain in the Philippines, has a new branch at Paya Lebar Square serving its famed Chickenjoy as well as burgers, spaghetti and side dishes like minced chicken rice. Read our post Jollibee brings Joy to Paya Lebar Square.
Lotus Thai At Paya Lebar Square
New Thai restaurant with an array of traditional Thai dishes like Tom Yum Goong, Green Curry and Thai Basil Chicken as well as Thai Milk Tea and Lemongrass Drink. See our post on Set Lunch in Lotus Thai Restaurant.
Pontian Wanton Noodles
Pontian Wanton Noodle serves Noodles with Fried Wanton and Wanton Soup; as well as traditional Chinese desserts.
Serving local fare like minced pork noodles with mushroom (“bak chor mee”), fishball noodles and laksa as well as finger food items like fishcake and chicken wings.
Chill Panzee serves ice cream, made fresh in store, in a cup or in coconut husk. Thai ice tea and other beverages also available.
Ju Hao Xiao Long Bao 聚豪拉面小笼包
Tel : 63856962
In collaboration with Ministry of Food (who is behind brands like Lenas and Social Square), Ju Hao Xiao Long Bao 聚豪拉面小笼包, which was a popular stall in Lavender Food Square serving Northern Chinese fare like La Mian, Xiao Long Bao and Fried Dumplings, has opened a casual dining outlet in Paya Lebar Square.
Restaurants & Cafes
5 Little Bears
Serving Taiwanese delights such as Oyster Mee Sua, Braised Pork Rice, Beef Noodles and Honey-glazed Chicken Chop. See post 五只小熊 5 Little Bears at Paya Lebar Square.
Specialty coffee and tea plus light bites – sandwiches, buns and desserts.
Tel : 6702 1373
Affordable Chinese hotpots – signature chicken pot, garlic fried pork ribs, laksa chicken pot and more.
Glacier Frozen Yogurt
Offers a wide variety of yogurt flavours with an extensive choice of toppings.
Tel : 6702 2221
Serving healthy green food options in the form of bento, rice bowls, mushroom pots; plus vegan noodles, burgers and desserts. See our post on Green Dot.
Tel : 6341 6918
Opening Hours : 11am – 10:30pm
Serves a wide range of steaks, local dishes, desserts and cakes. They also have a new concept cafe – Cola Cafe.
Tel : 63416711
Modern American Italian Restaurant – serving all day breakfast, pastas, baked rice and a variety of meats and desserts.
see post on Lenas @ Orchard Gateway
Nine Fresh Desserts
Taiwan style desserts with combinations of bean curd, grass jelly, taro balls, red bean, green bean, pinto bean, peanut and more.
Ramen Keisuke Tonkotsu King
Tel : 6341 6123
Serves Tonkotsu Ramen and Gyoza; and free boiled eggs and marinated bean sprouts. See our post on Ramen Keisuke Tonkotsu King @ Paya Lebar Square.
Shan Cheng Ipoh Delicacies
Opening Hours : 10.30 am – 9.30 pm
Tel : 9008 5233
Emperor Herbal Chicken, Laksa Seafood, Steamboat, Satay and other local delights.
8.00am – 10.00pm
Crystal Jade My Bread
Tel: 6341 6143
Asian and Western delights such as cakes, egg tarts, buns, breads, snacks, pastries and Dim Sum for takeaway.
Combines the Japanese, European and Taiwanese styles of bread making to create a line up of artisan breads.
Buns, Bread, Cakes & more.
French artisan bakery with enticing pastries.
Taiwanese dessert shop with snow-like ice desserts and fruit smoothies.
Chain F&B Outlets
The usual chains are also there.
Old Chang Kee
Stuff’d & Pezzo
Ya Kun Kaya Toast
The Cantine Food Court is in the basement. It is airy and feels spacious. The usual stalls – chicken rice, Japanese food, Korean dishes, yong tau hu, nasi padang, noodles etc – can be found.
Based on the list of Halal-certified Eating Establishments on MUIS website, halal-certified outlets include Burger King, McDonald’s, Old Chnag Kee, Pezzo, Singa Goody, Stuff’d and various stalls in the Cantine food court.
Giant Supermarket has opened in Paya Lebar Square.
Paya Lebar Square
60 Paya Lebar Road
Tel : +65 6702 3107
Opening Hours : 10 am – 10 pm
Paya Lebar MRT Station