The 10 Best Brunch Cafes In Singapore
Brunch is like hitting two birds with one stone, you get your daily dose of caffeine to officially start your day as well as grab yourself a hearty lunch so you can work at the office nonstop (wait, don’t do that!), and if you’re gonna be that efficient then you might as well get brunch in one of the best brunch cafes in Singapore. Thankfully, we have thousands of them!
We’ve come up with the best brunch cafes in Singapore to check out. But hey, before that, how do we measure something’s best-ness anyways?
Well, in this list’s case, we handpicked the cafes which we think a) have Instagramable interiors, b) are the most accessible, c) provide the best service and hospitality and d) have good food and coffee (duh!)! Bonus points, we added some options with the best views too because hey, we need to feed our eyes too, right?
The 10 Best Brunch Cafes In Singapore
What’s that? You’ve been to Wild Honey? Well, that’s fantastic! Because we can’t really say we’ve tasted the best breakfast experience without having been to Wild Honey!
Wild Honey offers an all-day breakfast menu, inspired by a love of travel and all things breakfast, so you can go there and enjoy the best and most savoury French toast anytime you want. And we love that!
Another thing to die for about Wild Honey is the fact that their menu is basically a VIP ticket around the world. They have breakfast plates from Brazil, Tunisia, Jerusalem, France, Texas… the list keeps going and going! And what’s more, they have vegetarian options too!
We recommend trying out their Jerusalem shakshukit—a hearty plate of deconstructed lamb and beef kebabs with cured lemon, tapenade & harissa—or their Scandinavian breakfast plate of grilled salmon fillet, green asparagus spears, crisp potato rosti and Hollandaise sauce. For a vegetarian option, there’s the Moroccan breakfast plate of spiced carrot, chickpea fritters, carrot hummus, harissa, labneh, poached egg, schug, roasted heirloom carrots and dukkah.
Additionally, Wild Honey’s menu has a huge selection of mocktails, kombucha, cocktails, wine, and beer. And their coffee? Chef’s kiss. They serve iced cold brew, 7 spices chai latte, cappuccino, Turkish coffee, Turmeric latte and more!
They have three restaurants located at Mandarin Gallery, Scotts Square and South Beach.
Baristart Coffee began as a little coffee stand and has since grown to become one of Singapore’s most well-known and best cafes. The glory of this establishment is their Hokkaido milk, which is of the greatest quality and well-known among regular customers.
By the way, you can expect more than just creamy lattes here. They now provide a full menu that includes pasta, sandwiches, rice bowls, parfaits, salads, waffles, and other munchies.
You might wann try their Hokkaido Carbonara, Obihiro Butadon, Roku Kinoko, Hokkaido Tontoro Salad.
Baristart’s welcoming and attentive staff allow you to select your favourite coffee bean for a more personalized experience. Many of their clients appreciate this since it guarantees them a personalized cup of coffee whenever they visit.
Brawn and Brains Coffee
The Brawn & Brains Coffee is a Singapore-based coffee roaster, cafe, and retailer. They roast their coffee in tiny amounts in order to bring out the best flavours and qualities in each cup.
Because of its welcoming atmosphere, this cafe is quite popular. The emphasis on freshness and quality in the meals is the key lure for most customers. Many people think the costs are reasonable, especially when they consider what they get for their money.
Their mains include Fresh Avocado on Toast, Eggs and Bacon Cheeseburger, Classic Pancakes, Aglio e Olio With Miso Garlic Prawn In White Wine Sauce, and more!
They have a physical shop at 218 East Coast Road.
Dutch Colony Coffee Co.
Dutch Colony Coffee Co. began giving an authentic bean-to-cup experience in its first store at Pasarbella, a rustic and open farmers’ market in Singapore, inspired by the Dutch’s contribution to the history of coffee. They eventually expanded and relocated, but the excellence of their coffee remained consistent. They are dedicated to providing higher quality control to our manufacturing as well as enhancing their services to their growing clientele, from the bean they source to the cup they serve.
Their menu offers breakfast like french toasts, salmon eggs benedict, bagels, croissants, and more. Their coffee selection is massive, from espresso-based to filtered. They also have shakes and teas.
Boomarang Bistro & Bar
We love Boomarang for its simple approach to dining and happy hour. Boomarang offers a breakfast menu starting at 6 AM in the morning, lunch & dinner, and they even have a section for the little ones!
You might want to try their Smoked Salmon Brioche, Boomarang Benedict, Coolangatta, or Avocado and Feta Smash with a mug—yes, you read that right—of their Aussi Iced Coffee. If you want a cocktail, however, you can choose from Bloody Mary, Bellini, Grand Mimosa, Espresso Martini, or Latte Martini.
Boomerang also serves schnitzels and burgers for lunch and dinner, some pasta options, pizza, and a grilled special every day.
Since it’s a sports bar, expect to dine among fans of sports from AFL to Super Rugby. They also host Trivia Night on Tuesdays which is perfect when you’re with friends who love a little fun and competition.
You can find Boomarang at 60 Robertson Quay, #01-15 The Quayside.
My Awesome Café
On Valentine’s Day 2014, My Awesome Café opened its doors on the ground floor of the old Chung Hwa Free Clinic. It’s a place born of love, both physically and metaphorically.
This cafe has a lot of things to like about it. It’s where the workers and guests come together to celebrate the things that matter to them, such as excellent food, wonderful company, and amazing tales. They have a collection of nourishing food, from salads and sandwiches to coffee and spirits, plus platters and wines.
This is a cozy, wonderful little cafe with a really personal feel to it… and the majority of its customers come here for that reason.
Wildseed Café is a floral café and patisserie located on the ground level of The Summerhouse. Freshly roasted coffee, scrumptious sandwiches, floral cakes, pastries, hearty weekend brunches, and casual, Wildseed Cafe has it all!
A nursery-like environment is created by a variety of potted and hanging plants. It extends from the air-conditioned interior garden eating room to the outdoor alfresco area.
They have a special high tea set for Mother’s Day which will last the entire month of May. The menu primarily has savoury options like Mini Chickenpuff Pastry Tart, Cheese Toasts, Spinach and Mushroom Quiche; sweets like Almond Pistacchio Biscotti, Lemon Meringue Tart, Assorted Macarons, Pandan Coconut Cake, Strawberry Yuzu Yoghurt, and Cranberry Scone.
Their breakfast menu is available from 9 AM to 2:30 PM on weekdays and from 9 AM to 3:30 PM on weekends.
If you are one of those who usually find themselves indecisive when looking at menus, you can try the chef’s recommendations like Atas Kaya Toast, Big Pan Breakfast, Smashed Avocado With Bacon, and Soft-shell Chilli Crab Linguine.
Their kids’ menu is recommended for 10-year-olds and below, including soup, mains, desserts and drinks.
They offer an afternoon tea set from 2 PM to 4:30 PM. If you want refreshments, Wildseed Cafe has a huge selection of smoothies, teas, signature cocktails, juices, beers and, of course, coffee.
Little Rogue Coffee
Little Rogue Coffee will surely satisfy your breakfast cravings, as well as your need for the perfect Instagram post. Their most recommended are the ikura scrambled eggs, sourdough cheese toastie, or kombu butter croissant. Add smashed avocado, bacon, or smoked salmon to your order for more savoury taste.
Your Instagram feed will look aesthetically pleasing thanks to the greenery, rustic wooden furnishings, and neon light that reads “Coffee & Sunshine”.
Little Rogue Coffee is located at 336 & 338 Tanjong Katong Road.
Open Farm Community
Open Farm Community is one of Singapore’s greatest cafes for nature enthusiasts. The cafe is situated in the heart of a forest-like setting that emanates a pleasant and tranquil atmosphere.
If you’re looking for a cafe with a view in Singapore, Open Farm Community offers a lush, green outlook away from the cityscape that Singapore is known for.
Filters and other modifications are unnecessary because the location is naturally beautiful and breathtaking. Open Farm Community is arguably one of Singapore’s most Instagrammable cafes, thanks to its abundance of natural light, which is ideal for taking shots.
The freshness of the dishes and brews in this cafe is highly praised by customers. They also appreciate that Open Farm Community has the Edible Garden City, a unique space where guests may organise recreational and farming events.
The Open Farm has a very elaborate menu perfect for groups—the Ala Carte menu— and even those flying solo. They offer gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options. They also have weekly natural wine selections.
In 2021 the Open Farm Community was awarded the Michelin Plate.
You can find Open Farm Community at 130E Minden Road, Singapore.
Tolido’s Espresso Nook
The Tolido’s Espresso Nook in 462 Crawford Lane serves all-day breakfast delicacies, so you can get your brunch fix whenever you want. Shakshouka eggs, truffle scrambled eggs, stout-glazed bacon French toast, and smoked bratwurst rosti are among the options.
The pandan pancakes are hard to top if you’re looking for a sweet jolt. There is no green food colouring in this recipe; instead, freshly ground and squeezed pandan is added to the pancake batter. The meal is transformed into a harmonious symphony by the fluffy pancakes, which are already singing with the fragrant scent of pandan, the Gula Melaka syrup, and vanilla ice cream.
Looking for something savoury? Check out their truffle scrambled eggs oozing with mozzarella at every bite. On the plate, you will have some salad and slices of toasted brioche which completes the meal.
If you are up for some pasta, try out their smoked salmon carbonara which will surely make you want more.
Wash it all down with their huge selection of coffee, tea and chocolate drinks.
Best of all, you can walk it off later by exploring the Kampong Glam neighbourhood.
There you have it, 10 of the best brunch cafes in Singapore. Whatever your taste, there is surely one cafe named above that suits you.
Not enough time for brunch? That’s ok, we’ve got you covered with our list of five best places for coffee in Singapore too!