5 Favourite Themed Cafe in Singapore


Nowadays, you can almost find cafes at any part of the Singapore. New cafes can be found almost every month. So does all the cafes in Singapore really look the same or different? Here are my 5 recommended themed cafes in Singapore. I can’t really promise that the food here is equally great, but I can guarantee that it will be unique and instagram worthy feed.

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1. Eat Play Love Cafe
Eat Play Love cafe, a Thai-Western cafe is filled with little bits and bobs, showcasing quirky vintage pieces and old-school snacks that bring back a flood of happy memories. It offer a unique experience where kids and adults can get crafty at the same time. Besides the Craft Corner, they also offer a range of easy crafts for guests to purchase and complete in the cafe whilst enjoying their meal.

Eat Play Love Location:
28 Aliwal Street Singapore 199918

Opening Hours:
Daily: 12pm – 10pm, Closed on Tuesdays

2. Boufe Boutique Cafe
Located in Phoenix Park, blending simplicity and serenity is what Boufe does best – whether its fusing minimalistic architecture with well thought about food elements, or blending strong flavors into fresh modern menu items. Boufe Boutique Cafe concept certainly proves their sincerity by bringing you an intimate, yet memorable cafe setting away from the bustle.

Boufe Boutique Cafe Location:
308 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247974

Opening Hours:
Tuesday – Sunday: 10am – 10pm, Closed on Monday

3. Old School Delights Cafe
Old School Delights is about re-living culinary memories of Singapore’s past through authentic recipes handed down through generations. Inspirations behind the cafe lies in the desire to serve home styled food which is still prepared in a traditional manner, using quality fresh ingredients and rempah (paste) that is lovingly hand-cooked for at least 2 hours. It is their utmost pleasure to take you down memory lane where nostalgia and comfort food are entwined to enhance your dining experience.

Old School Delights Location:
215M Upper Thomson Road, Singapore 574349

Opening Hours:
Tuesday – Friday: 11.30am – 10.30pm,
Saturday – Sunday: 11am – 10.30pm
Closed on Monday

4. Symmetry Cafe
Café by day, restaurant bar by night, Symmetry is nestled in a serene spot within Jalan Kubor. Taking inspiration from both the Australian casual dining culture and French cuisine, Symmetry presents a unique dining experience with an emphasis on sharing.

Symmetry Cafe Location:
9 Jalan Kubor #01-01, Singapore 199206

Opening Hours:
Tueday to Thursday: 11am – 11pm
Friday and Saturday: 11am – 12 midnight, Sunday: 11am – 7pm

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5. Kombi Rock Cafe
Kombi Rocks Diner is the revamped version of Koon Kee Restaurant which started way back in 1971. Serving Thai and Chinese recipes passed down for three generations. It also provide the diner car rental services (including a chauffeur) which makes them a popular place for couples to take their wedding photos.

Kombi Rock Cafe Location:
66 Yio Chu Kang Road, Singapore 545568

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday: 1200 – 1500, 1800 – 2200
Saturday: 1100 – 2300, Closed on Sunday

Hope this article will help you to start discovering the Singapore and cafe that you didn’t know about. Feel free to share with us your favourite themed café too! Happy café hopping in Singapore!

Editor: Jonathan Soh