Where to Eat this Weekend – January 2018

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There are many popular and interesting Singapore events to fill up your weekends in the new year, such as Toddler Art Workshops at 8Q SAM, the Jay Chou Concert on 6 January and  Singapore Art Week 2018 – a twelve-day celebration of the visual arts in venues across Singapore from 12 to 28 January. In the first month of the year you can also join in the fun and interactive family activities at the SG Cares Carnival on 13 January or immerse yourself in the Pokémon universe with your fellow Pokémon enthusiasts at Pokémon Run Carnival on 27 January.

Fisk Seafood Bar & Market - Weekend January 2018

New dieting plan for the new year notwithstanding, the weekend is a time to take a break and enjoy good food. You may even stick to a healthy diet and have a very nice meal because in Singapore there are diverse options for nutritious and well-balanced meals. Here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) round-up of Where to Eat this Weekend in Singapore for January 2018, with health-conscious patrons in mind.

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Where to Eat this Weekend – December 2017

Jubilee Coffee house & Bar

December is the holiday season and there are numerous interesting events to attend and things to do in Singapore. The Weekend December 2017 itinerary can include visiting the Christmas Wonderland at Garden by the Bay (1 to 26 December), catching Sole Mate 同鞋会 at the Victoria Theatre (8 & 9 December), partying at Zoukout (8 & 9 December), exploring Coney Island Park (9 December) and attending the Marina Bay Carnival (from 8 December). December is also a time for more food. Here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) round-up of Where to Eat this Weekend in Singapore for December 2017.

Dempsey Cookhouse & Bar for Weekend December 2017
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Brunch at the new Jones the Grocer Great World City

Jones the Grocer Great World City is the new outlet of this gourmet grocer from Down Under. It has been more than two years since the Straits Times 17 Apr 2015 article Jones the Grocer’s Singapore stores up for sale which highlighted some challenges facing this celebrated cafe. At the end of that article, a loyal and optimistic retail manager was quoted as saying: “If your clientele hasn’t given up on you, why should you give up on yourself?” It would appear that she is right and things are looking up again with the addition of the new store, Jones the Grocer Great World City. Indeed, the loyal clientele has turned up in numbers in support of the new River Valley outpost.

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Fynn’s – Modern Australia restaurant in Singapore

Fynn’s is a casual modern Australia restaurant in Singapore. We had first visited Fynn’s in 2016 when it first opened at South Beach (see our earlier post here).  At that time we did not really think about what kind of restaurant was it. We were back there again for brunch recently. This time, it got us thinking – what exactly is modern Australian cuisine?

Fynn's - Modern Australia restaurant in Singapore

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Brunch at new cafe Merci Marcel, Tiong Bahru

A new Tiong Bahru cafe has emerged from the same location that used to be occupied by the Orange Thimble cafe. Merci Marcel is a fresh French cafe which is already packed in its first week of operations. We were told that it is run by the same folks behind French bistrot Ô Batignolles at Gemmill Lane and O Comptoir at Circular Road.  We dropped in to check out the brand new Merci Marcel cafe for brunch.

Merci Marcel Tiong Bahru

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Where to Eat this Weekend – November 2017

Brunch at The Bird

There are many interesting events to attend and things to do in Singapore this November 2017. A weekend itinerary can include movies at the German Film Festival (GFF) Singapore (2-12 Nov), participating in various events of the Singapore Writers Festival (3-12 Nov) and a visit to the Singapore River Festival (3 & 4 Nov). Weekends are always great for leisurely meals and for traveling a little further to explore eating places. Here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) round-up of Where to Eat this Weekend in Singapore for November 2017.

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