“Beauty in Simplicity” is perhaps the best way to describe the Sprout Singapore restaurant in Duxton Hill. We stepped into this place because we were attracted by the simplicity of its signboard, decor and cuisine. There is nothing ostentatious in the Sprout restaurant, a form follows function kind of place.
Orchard Road may be the street which never sleeps, but if you are in need of a good cup of coffee early in the morning, the options may seem limited. Most malls and eateries in Orchard Road only start to open from 10 am. On the occasions when we needed some strong coffee to perk us up early in the morning, we wished we knew where to find the nearest cafe for our morning fuel. So we have compiled a list of cafes that open early in Orchard Road, and at its fringes, for those times when we need an early caffeine fix. Here is our list of cafes in Orchard Road which are open at 8.30 am or earlier.
Man Fu Yuan restaurant has been The Chinese restaurant at the Intercontinental Singapore since the hotel opened two decades ago. It was the place we decided to go for Chinese cuisine when we were in the Bugis Junction area. As in the case of the better Cantonese restaurants in town, weekend lunch time dim sum is a popular event at Man Fu Yuan. It was full house soon after we were there recently. Reservations are essential.