Need a new place to hang out and dine with friends and family? Check out these newly opened restaurants and cafés in Singapore!
When it comes to food, you’ll never really run out of food options here in Singapore. Adding flavors to Asia’s food tech hub are the newly opened cafés and restaurants that would surely satisfy your cravings.
Celebrate small wins and personal milestones with these fresh-faced dining concepts. Here are the best new cafés and restaurants that are sure to spruce up the gastronomic scene in Singapore.
Celebrate Milestone in These Newly-Opened Cafés and Restaurants in Singapore this May 2022
Jypsy has finally unveiled its newest flagship at the heart of CBD, the Jypsy One Fullerton. Breathing out the same youthful, nomadic, and free-spirited ambiance of PS Café, Jypsy One Fullerton offers a contemporary Japanese cuisine experience with a sweeping vista of the Marina Bay. Delight with their Jypsy Salmon Tacos, Ceviche Snapper Al Limone Spaghettini, Robata Lamb Ribs, Jypsy Fish & Chips, Nest of Fries, and Wagyu Beef Dripping Rice.
Location: 1 Fullerton Road, #01-02/03, Singapore 049213
Concierge: +65 6708-9288
Another high-end Japanese restaurant that recently opened in the heart of Singapore is WAKUDA Singapore. Helmed by the globally renowned chef Tetsuya Wakuda and award-winning restaurateur John Kunkel, this restaurant features fresh produce from Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe. The bold and inventive menu of Chef Tetsuya brings new world tastes through Omakase, Izakaya, and all realms of fine dining. Taste and experience the WAKUDA’s Sushi, Nigiri, Chirashi-sushi, Grilled Miso Cod Patagonian Tooth Fish Marinated in Original Saikyo Miso from Kyoto, Yaki Shabu Kagoshima Beef with Wakadu’s Sukiyaki Sauce and Eggs, and the Selection of Beef (Charcoal Grilled Kagoshima Wagyu or Australian Grain Fed Beef Tender Loin) with Smoked Eggplant and Seasonal Vegetables.
Location: Marina Bay Sands 1 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018971 (Lobby Hotel Tower 2)
Opening this May 20, 2022, a brand-new Italian restaurant will serve dishes that bring out the classic flavors and authentic dining experience of Italy at InterContinental Singapore. Together with the restaurant manager and sommelier, Artem Viglione, the dishes served in this Italian restaurant culminate Chef de Cuisine Davide Giacomelli’s training under the tutelage of the multiply Michellin-starred chefs throughout his career in the food industry.
Location: Level One, InterContinental, Singapore (80 Middle Road, Singapore, 188966)
Another Italian restaurant that has just opened in Singapore dwells on Tembeling Road in Joo Chiat. The newest kid on the block is a pasta-focused restaurant with menus curated by executive chef Dylan Cheong – the genius who trained in the kitchens of Osteria Francescana in Modena Italy and Gattopardo in Singapore. Forma specializes in transforming traditional handmade pasta specialties into modern and beautiful plates complemented with an extensive wine and beverage list prepared by sommelier and managing partner, Ronald Kamikaya. Forma’s Gnocchi Fritto, Tortellini in Brodo, Carciofi con Stracciatella di Formaggio, Merluzzo Alla Scafata, Braised Artichokes served in a pool of Stracciatella enhanced with Balsamic Braised Black Currants, Pine Nuts, Mint Salsa Verde, and Breadcrumbs will definitely make you look forward to your next visit.
Location: 128 Tembeling Road, Singapore 423638
If you’re in for a casual meetup with friends where you get to enjoy your comfort food, head to the recently opened lifestyle Japanese-inspired café in the cool neighborhood of Joo Chiat! Enjoy their plate of crispy fried Kombu Tater Tots with Shio Kombu and their must-try Gyu Sando! Yes, it’s that whooping 160 grams of Angus Beef Striploin topped with Caramelized Sweet Onion Jam graciously placed in between the two slices of Japanese milk bread. Try as well their Tamago Sando which has been making waves on Instagram and Tiktok. Aside from its visuals, this sandwich filled with Ajitama egg and egg mayonnaise in the middle is truly appetizing to the palate.
Location: 314 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427565
Need a new café to hang out for your caffeine fix? Check out this newly-opened café in Tanjong Pagar which serves both matcha and coffee options. Soothe your senses with their signature Caramilized Iced Coffee topped with Vanilla Whipped Cream or with Okumidori Matcha Latte. Take your time to enjoy precious moments with the ‘slow and simple’ ambiance of this new café in Singapore.
Location: 144 Robinson Road #01-01, Singapore 068908
Image credits: Wakuda Singapore, Forma