Rebel Rebel Wine Bar has a name that is inspired by the 70s hit song Rebel Rebel by David Bowie. The song starts with these lyrics: “You’ve got your mother in a whirl. She’s not sure if you’re a boy or a girl … ” we were unsure what we would find at the new place at Bukit Pasoh.
Starbucks seems to be everywhere. Starbucks has a new outlet in the former Joo Chiat Police Station, along East Coast Road; and not too long ago an outlet was opened in the new Outram Community Hospital.
Leckerbaer Singapore is the local outlet of the Danish cookie store from Copenhagen, Denmark. They are located on the ground floor of Isetan Scotts. The pretty Danish butter cookies, also known as “småkager” looked enticing enough to make us stop and take an unscheduled coffee break.
Choice Cuts, a quaint vinyl record shop and cafe in Joo Chiat, has moved to its new premises across the road. It is now more like a cafe that also sells records.
There are cafes in Singapore for bikers, cafes for pet lovers, cafes for wannabe artists…and the list goes on. Are there cafes for ordinary people? Now there is one in Hamilton Road. And the name of the new cafe? For The People.