35 Brunch Spots In Singapore’s CBD To Start Your Day With A Great Breakfast

Brunch Spots In Singapore CBD

If there is one thing in the world which Singaporeans will always be loyal to, that would be the amazing creation that is food. Though we often struggle with balancing our wish to save some money and the desire to savour a sumptuous meal, we hate to admit it; the latter usually wins.

In Singapore, we are fortunate that there are tons of fantastic brunch spots around the country. And most of the time, we would settle on a cafe in the CBD for convenience sake.

To assist you in your brunch journey, we have sussed out 35 Brunch Spots In Singapore’s CBD to start your day right. They range from light brunch menus to slightly more indulgent ones so do read on to discover which brunch spot you have to try next!

6oz Espresso Bar

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6OZ ESPRESSO BAR


Nothing gets our engine running better than a fine cup of coffee and freshly baked pastry. With various branches around the CBD, 6oz Espresso Bar is a sleek and contemporary cafe that serves up fragrant coffee alongside crispy and buttery croissants.

6oz Espresso Bar
20 McCallum Street, #01-K1,
Singapore 069046
Tel: +65 6509 6602
Mon to Fri: 7am – 5.30pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

63 Espresso

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63 ESPRESSO


A cafe brought to you by the successful coffee program at 63Celsius, 63 Espresso brews rich coffees from beans roasted by Antipodean coffee roaster Allpress Espresso. Pick up some of their interesting creations such as the Chilli Mocha and Chilli Chocolate.

63 Espresso 
12 Marina View, #01-03,
Singapore 018961
Tel: +65 6100 6363
Mon to Fri: 7.30am – 5pm
Nearest Station: Downtown

Cake Spade


CAKE SPADE


For those working in the Tanjong Pagar area, how about starting your day right with a slice of fluffy and freshly baked cake? Bringing to you daily cakes, warm baked desserts coupled with gourmet coffee and tea, Cake Spade is a one-stop dessert store that will definitely light up your day.

Cake Spade
83 Tanjong Pagar Road,
Singapore 088504
Tel: +65 6444 3868
Mon to Thu: 12pm – 9.30pm
Fri & Sat: 12pm – 10.30pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

Chong Wen Ge Cafe

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CHONG WEN GE CAFE


Chong Wen Ge Cafe is a hidden gem that is located right next to the Thian Hock Keng Chinese temple. This Peranakan-style cafe seeks to ensure that culture and heritage are imbued in every aspect of their menu and cafe setting.

Albeit a different type of brunch setting most would be used to, this is a unique brunch experience that would be worth the time.

Chong Wen Ge Cafe
168 Telok Ayer Street,
Singapore 068619
Tel: +65 9129 1625
Daily: 11am – 5.30pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Club Meatballs Burger


CLUB MEATBALLS


A vibrant open restaurant with a cocktail and wine bar, Club Meatballs would be a great place to grab some brunch in the Chinatown area.

From Monday to Friday, pick up some Eggs Benedict (S$14.50) or get creative with their Club House DIY Breakfast. If not, we’d say that their Club Signature Breakfast (S$17.50) sounds pretty good too.

Club Meatballs
20 Cross Street, #01-34/35/36 China Square Central,
Singapore 048422
Tel: +65 6222 8660
Mon to Fri: 7.30am – 12am
Sat: 10am – 12am
Nearest Station: Chinatown/Telok Ayer

Dapper Coffee Salted Egg Cake


DAPPER COFFEE


Aside from bringing to you the popular Unicorn Tears, Dapper Coffee is a swanky coffeehouse along Amoy Street which is recognised for its outstanding coffees. They too, have an all-day grub menu that is suitable for those searching for brunch options in the CBD. This includes the Dapper Granola (S$8), Green & Lean (S$16) and #Gains ($16).

Dapper Coffee
73 Amoy Street, Level 2,

Singapore 069892
Tel: +65 8742 8908
Mon to Fri: 8am – 5pm 
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Dean & Deluca


DEAN & DELUCA


Dean & DeLuca—New York food institution—is more than just an upscale grocery shop; it is also one of our favourite cafes which offers gourmet food and a wide range of pastries and coffee.

Dean & Deluca
47 Pekin Street, #01-01
Singapore 048777
Tel: +65 6536 2460
Mon to Fri: 7am – 8pm
Sat: 7am – 5pm
Sun: 7am – 12pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer / Raffles Place

Doutor Coffee

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DOUTOR COFFEE


With history tracing all the way back to 1980 in Harajuku, Japan, Doutor Coffee has more than 1200 outlets worldwide today.

After 11am, diners can enjoy Doutor Coffee’s Ham & Cheese Waffles (S$8.80), Shrimp & Avocado Waffles (S$8.80) and Smoked Salmon Waffles (S$8.80). Not filling enough? Opt for the Hayashi Baked Rice (S$9.90) and Japanese Curry Baked Rice (S$9.90) which is also available after11am instead. 

Doutor Coffee
12 Marina Boulevard
#01-05 Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 3
Singapore 018982
Tel: +65 6604 6082
Mon to Fri: 7.30am – 9.30pm
Sat & Sun: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Nearest Station: Downtown

Drury Lane Singapore


DRURY LANE


A perennial favourite of ours, Drury Lane is a quaint and inviting cafe that is perfect for a quiet and intimate brunch over the weekends. Some brunch items that you can expect include Savoury French Toasts and Smoked Salmon Baked Eggs.

Drury Lane
94 Tanjong Pagar Road,
Singapore 088515
Tel: +65 6222 6698
Mon, Wed to Fri: 8am – 6pm
Sat & Sun: 9am – 6pm
Tue: Closed
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

Free The Robot

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FREE THE ROBOT


How could we ever say no to brunch in a cute robot-themed cafe? Free The Robot is a cosy cafe which will remind diners of an old-school industrial setting and their all-day brunch menu is just as enticing.

Diners can anticipate the Free the Robot Burger (S$12) and Avocado Pesto Toastie (S$8).

Free The Robot
118 Telok Ayer Street,
Singapore 068587
Tel: +65 6438 1836
Tue to Fri: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Sat: 9.30am – 4.30pm
Mon & Sun: Closed
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer Gemmills

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GEMMILLS


Brought to you by the folks behind Mediterranean restaurant Maggie Joan’s, Gemmills is a hidden cafe located in an alleyway off Gemmill Lane that you need to drop by for brunch.

Comfort food and great coffee await and coffee enthusiasts may be keen on knowing that the cafe now offers Allpress Espresso.

Gemmills
110 Amoy Street, #01-02,
Singapore 068579
Tel: +65 9390 3825
Mon to Thu: 10am – 10pm
Fri: 10am – 11pm
Sat: 4pm – 11am
Sun: Closed
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Grain Traders Bowl


GRAIN TRADERS


Instead of going for a typical Aussie-style brunch, it will definitely be a refreshing and rewarding experience to eat clean and healthy once in a while. At Grain Traders, you can build your very own bowl of goodness for S$16 which includes 1 grain, 1 protein, 2 vegetables, 1 side and 1 topping.

Grain Traders
138 Market Street
#01-01 CapitaGreen
Singapore 048946
Mon to Fri: 8am – 8pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Group Therapy Singapore


GROUP THERAPY


Find yourself some fresh, hearty and appetising brunch at Group Therapy, a quaint cafe situated on the second storey of a restored shophouse along Duxton Road.

Group Therapy’s menu has all-day breakfast items that range from pasta, stew, soups and pies. This includes the Sesame Bagel & Scrambled Eggs (S$16), Poached Eggs (S$16) and Skinny Eggs Ben (S$17).

Group Therapy
49 Duxton Road, #02-01,
Singapore 089513
Tel: +65 6222 2554
Tue to Thu: 10am – 6pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

Japan Rail Cafe

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JAPAN RAIL CAFE


A travel-themed cafe managed by the Singapore Office of East Japan Railway Company, the main mission of Japan Rail Cafe is to foster a space and community for people who love Japan.

For brunch, you can enjoy the Twin Flavoured Crispy Chicken Don, Kaisen Avocado Don and of course, The Ultimate A.B.C Hamburger.

Japan Rail Cafe
5 Wallich Street, #01-20 Tanjong Pagar Centre,
Singapore 078883
Daily: 11am – 9pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

Jewel Coffee


JEWEL COFFEE


Jewel Coffee is widely known for being one of Singapore’s best coffee joints because of its quality brews but if you thought that coffee is all you can get there, then that is where you are wrong. The cafe also has a simple food menu where you can get salads, pastas and burgers.  

Jewel Coffee
1 Shenton Way, #01-07,
Singapore 068803
Tel: +65 6636 9452
Mon to Fri: 7am – 7pm
Sat: 8am – 5pm
Nearest Station: Downtown

Kitchen By Food Rebel

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KITCHEN BY FOOD REBEL


At Kitchen By Food Rebel, dig into their rendition of healthy, real food that is just as imaginative, delightful and tasty. This includes the Zoodle Bolognese (S$18), The Rebel Chicken Burger (S$21) and The Rebel Pie (S$18). Absolutely delish!

Kitchen By Food Rebel
28 Stanley Street,
Singapore 068737
Tel: +65 6224 7088
Mon to Fri: 8am – 6pm
Sat: 9am – 3pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Lunar Lu Rou Fan


LUNAR COFFEE BREWERS


Lunar Coffee Brewers—a cafe behind the team at Atlas Coffeehouse and Columbus Coffee— is a charming minimalist cafe at Downtown Gallery that would be a marvellous place for brunch.

During your visit, you can consider trying the Lu Rou Belly Don (S$14.50). Otherwise, the Hot Cappuccino (S$4.50) and Milky Wave Soft Serve (S$5.90) will hit the spot.

Lunar Coffee Brewers
6 Shenton Way, #01-49 Downtown Gallery,
Singapore 068815
Tel: +65 6224 4500
Mon to Fri: 8am – 7pm
Sat: 9am – 3pm
Sun: Closed
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

My Awesome cafe

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MY AWESOME CAFE


A dining concept by a group of entrepreneurial friends from different backgrounds and countries of origin, My Awesome Cafe is a popular cosy cafe which aims to be a second home for all its diners.

Not only is their food nourishing, this cafe has taken steps to ensure that their food is also fun. They serve up a brilliant Bacon Platter (S$25), Perigourdine Salad (S$21) and Smoked Salmon, Avocado and Mesclun (S$14).

My Awesome Cafe
202 Telok Ayer,
Singapore 068639
Tel: +65 6222 2007
Daily: 9am – 12am
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Ninja Bowl

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NINJA BOWL


At Ninja Bowl—a dining concept owned and operated by The Astronauts Group—get your hands on their Japanese-inspired dishes that will have you crooning over how gorgeous they look.

Brunch is ongoing throughout the day and this includes dishes such as the Mentaiko Scrambled (S$19), Steak & Udon (S$22) and Ebisu (S$18). Alternatively, you can try their Ninja Bowls which includes the Noka (S$14), Kamo (S$18) and Torinosu (S$18).

Ninja Bowl
15 Duxton Road,
Singapore 089481
Tel: +65 6222 8055
Mon to Fri: 9.30am – 9.30pm
Sat & Sun: 9am – 6pm
Nearest Station: Outram Park / Tanjong Pagar

Pantler


PANTLER


Fancy a light brunch and sweet desserts?

Situated along Telok Ayer Street, Pantler is well-received for its top-notch pastries, cakes, coffees and service. Baked goods that you can look forward to include the Almond Croissant (S$4), Chaussons aux Pommes (S$4.50) and Fig Tart (S$6.80).

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Pantler
198 Telok Ayer Street,
Singapore 068637
Tel: +65 6221 6223
Mon to Fri: 8.30am – 7.30pm
Sat: 10.30am – 5.30pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer / Downtown

PatisserieG

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PATISSERIEG


A bakery cafe which serves up a spectacular range of platters, galettes, burgers, sandwiches and more, PatisserieG’s brunch menu is available from Mondays through Fridays at their Downtown Gallery outlet.

Brunch items include Ham & Cheese Croissant (S$6), G Breakfast Platter (S$16.90) and Corned Beef (S$13).

PatisserieG
6A Shenton Way
#01-30 Downtown Gallery
Singapore 068815
Tel: +65 6222 0390
Mon to Fri: 7.30am – 7pm
Sat: 11.30am – 3pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar / Downtown

PS Cafe Dempsey


PS CAFE


Arguably one of the cafes that Singaporeans usually flock to for a stellar brunch, PS. Cafe has been charming its diners with its tantalising food and warm cafe atmosphere since 1999.

A hidden gem in the midst of two traditional heritage shophouses, PS. Cafe’s Ann Siang Hill outlet has a wonderful brunch spread which includes the PS. Fluffy Pancakes, the PS. Classic Benedict and Crab Tart.

PS. Cafe 
45 Ann Siang Road, #02-02,
Singapore 069719
Tel: +65 9797 0648
Mon to Wed: 11.30am – 11pm
Thu: 11.30am – 12am
Fri: 11.30am – 1am
Sat: 9.30am – 1am
Sun: 9.30am – 11pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Royz et Vous

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ROYZ ET VOUS


A halal-certified French restaurant, Royz et Vous exudes a cosy and warm ambience that goes in harmony with their speciality coffee and western delights.

For brunch, dig into the Eggs Benedict (S$18.90), Salmon Slide (S$24.90) or Beef Asparagus (S$21.90). Either way, be prepared to feast like a king!

Royz et Vous
137 Telok Ayer Street, #01-01,
Singapore 068602
Tel: +65 6293 0270
Mon to Thu: 11am – 4pm, 5pm – 10pm
Fri: 11am – 4pm, 5pm – 11pm
Sat: 12pm – 4pm, 5pm – 11pm
Sun: 12pm – 4pm, 5pm – 10pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

SARNIES - ICED LATTE


SARNIES


Dishing out freshly prepared gourmet sandwiches, soups, salads and homemade bakery goods, Sarnies is the cafe to visit for satisfying brunch.

Their weekday lunch menu runs from 11am to 3pm and comprises sandwiches such as the Chicken Schnitzel (S$14.80), Kurobuta Ham (S$15.80) and Grass Fed Steak (S$16.80). Over the weekend, Sarnies has an all-day breakfast menu which features dishes such as the Eggs Benedict (S$21) and Breakfast Burger (S$19).

Sarnies
136 Telok Ayer Street,
Singapore 068601
Mon & Tue: 7.30am – 10.30pm
Wed to Fri: 7.30am – 12am
Sat & Sun: 8.30am – 4pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Segafredo Zanetti Espresso

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SEGAFREDO ZANETTI ESPRESSO


A cafe cum bar originating from Bologna, Italy, Segafredo Zanetti Espresso is where you should visit for quality Italian coffee accompanied by a good range of classic Italian fare.

During your visit, consider ordering the Aglio E Olio (S$15), Alla Marinara (S$19) and Campagnola (S$17).

Segafredo Zanetti Espresso
51 Telok Ayer, #01-06 China Square Food Market,
Singapore 048441
Tel: +65 6222 6629
Mon to Fri: 7am – 9.30pm
Sat: 10am – 5pm
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Socks & Pans

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SOCKS & PANS


Throw all stereotypes out of the window because Socks & Pans is going to blow your mind with their pairing of traditional full-bodied local kopi with homemade pizza and pasta.

Unique creations that you can tuck into include the Asian Pulled Pork pizza (S$29 for a large 13″ pizza) and the Hebi Hiam pizza (S$29 for a large 13″ pizza). Otherwise, the Mac & Cheese (S$9.90) is a must-try.

Socks & Pans
&7 Tanjong Pagar Plaza, #01-108,
Singapore 081007
Tel: +65 6536 3310
Mon to Thu: 11am – 9pm
Fri: 11am – 10pm
Sat: 11am – 10pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

SPRMRKT


SPRMRKT


Started with a goal to inspire daily life, SPRMRKT at McCallum Street is where you can embrace retail, art and good food in a single space.

Albeit their ever-changing menu, some brunch staples on SPRMRKT’s All Day Breakfast menu include the SPRMRKT Breakfast (S$30), Classic Eggs Benedict (S$16) and Avocado On Toast (S$13). Do note that this menu is available daily from 8am to 7.30pm.

SPRMKRT
2 McCallum Street,
Singapore 069043
Tel: +65 6221 2105
Mon to Fri: 8am – 9.30pm
Sat & Sun: 9am – 5pm
Nearest Station: Downtown

The Autobus Group Shot


THE AUTOBUS


Themed-cafes just have this certain charm and if you and your dining partner are fans of the outdoors, head on down to The Autobus, a bicycle-themed cafe where you can find healthy salad bowls, good coffee and tea.

If you are intending to visit during the weekdays for brunch, treat yourself to nutritious rice bowls ranging from S$12 to S$16. Otherwise, the weekend brunch menu has options such as the Full Breakfast (S$18), Eggs Ben (S$11) and Wagyu Burger (S$24).

The Autobus
6A Shenton Way, #01-01 Downtown Gallery,
Singapore 068815
Tel: +65 6909 3406
Mon to Fri: 8am – 9pm
Sat: 7am – 3pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

The Dark Gallery Group Shot


THE DARK GALLERY


If you do not mind forgoing savoury dishes for lunch, an ideal place to fuel your desire for sweet nothings is The Dark Gallery at Millenia Walk. Originating from Malaysia, there is a nice array of chocolate desserts you can indulge in.

We would recommend the Ice Cream Waffle (S$14) that comes with 2 ice cream flavours of your choice and the hot Signature Chocolate (S$7) for a complete meal.

The Dark Gallery
9 Raffles Boulevard, #01-K5 Millenia Walk,
Singapore 039596
Tel: +65 6255 0368
Daily: 11am – 9.30pm
Nearest Station: Promenade

Lokal


THE LOKAL


Craving some Aussie brunch? Head down to The LoKal, a cafe cum restaurant cum bar that is the brainchild of Australian Chef Darren Farr. Their brunch menu is available until 3.30pm on a daily basis and features splendid dishes that includes Buttermilk Pancakes (weekdays only) and French Toast (weekends only).

The LoKal
136 Neil Road,
Singapore 088865
Tel: +65 6423 9918
Mon & Tue: 8am – 4pm
Wed to Fri: 8am – 10pm
Sat: 9am – 10pm
Sun: 9am – 4pm
Nearest Station: Outram Park / Tanjong Pagar

The Marmalade Pantry

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THE MARMALADE PANTRY


A modern bistro which presents comfort food made from the freshest ingredients, The Marmalade Pantry never fails to stun its regulars with their wonderful array of dishes.

Brunch at The Marmalade Pantry is only available on weekends and public holidays until 6pm and some of their highlights include the Classic Benedict (S$18), Smoked Salmon Hash (S$22) and French Toast (S$18).

The Marmalade Pantry
100 Peck Siah Street
#01-01 Oasia Hotel Downtown
Singapore 079333
Tel: +65 6385 0741
Mon to Sun: 6.30am – 10.30am, 11am – 10.30pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

Populus Coffee Co


THE POPULUS COFFEE & FOOD CO


Begin your day on the right note (and with the right coffee and food) at The Populus Coffee & Food Co., a cosy and Instagram-worthy cafe located along Neil Road.

All-day brunch items that you should try include the Avocado Superfood Green Platter (S$20), Spring Pancake & Fried Chicken (S$21) and the Buckwheat Pancakes (S$19.50).

The Populus Coffee & Food Co.
146 Neil Road,
Singapore 088875
Tel: +65 6635 8420
Mon: 9am – 7pm
Tue: 9am – 4pm
Wed to Fri: 9am – 10.30pm
Sat: 9.30am – 10.30pm
Sun: 9.30am – 7pm
Nearest Station: Outram Park / Tanjong Pagar

The Providore

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THE PROVIDORE


The latest outlet of The Providore lands at OUE Downtown Gallery is one stunning dining establishment you need to check out.

Their breakfast menu is served from 8am – 10.30am on weekdays and 9am – 6pm on weekends and public holidays. This includes items such as the Eggs Benedict (S$19.50), Ricotta Pancakes (S$17.50) and Breakfast Board (S$23.50).

The Providore
6A Shenton Way, #B1-07 Downtown Gallery,
Singapore 068815
Tel: +65 6431 7600
Mon to Fri: 7.30am – 10.30pm
Sat, Sun & PH: 9am – 6pm
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

Urban Fairways Iced Mocha


URBAN FAIRWAYS


As the only boutique golf club, cafe and bar in the city, Urban Fairways serves up a mean breakfast from dawn till after dark. Their menu draws influence from international diners and you can have some satisfying legendary arabica coffee from Sarnies too!

Some items on their all-day breakfast menu include the Breakfast Set (S$13), Avo Good Day (S$11) and Aussie Golfer (S$5).

Urban Fairways
168 Robinson Road, #01-07,
Singapore 068912
Tel: +65 6327 8045
Mon to Fri: 8am – 11pm
Sat: 2pm – 11pm
Nearest Station: Downtown / Tanjong Pagar

Workspace Espresso

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WORKSPACE ESPRESSO


The Workspace Espresso in Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 3 is a place where you can get some respite from the atrocities of working life. Their single origin, seasonal signature roast matches their Asian and Middle Eastern fusion dishes flawlessly.

Grain bowls you can look forward to are the Builders Gain and Bellow Awesome!

Workspace Espresso
12 Marina Boulevard
#01-08 Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 3
Singapore 018982
Tel: +65 6538 0848
Mon to Fri: 7.30am – 8pm
Nearest Station: Downtown


For more recommendations, read our guide on 32 Best Brunch Spots in Singapore.