TIONG BAHRU

The first thing that pops in your head entering Tiong Bahru is how hipster-esque it all is, with all the hippest cafés, restaurants and retail stores nested among the neighbourhood's quiet nooks and crannies. The reality is that Tiong Bahru is where the new and the old harmonise, where the young and elderly come together to in nostalgic revivals of Singapore's oldest housing estate.
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Just opened: Japanese pub Yujin Izakaya dishes out skewers, udon bowls, and shochu mojitos

Just opened: Japanese pub Yujin Izakaya dishes out skewers, udon bowls, and shochu mojitos

The newest kid in the Les Amis Group family.

Toys ‘R’ Us Singapore holding a massive clearance sale that’ll go on for more than two months

Toys ‘R’ Us Singapore holding a massive clearance sale that’ll go on for more than two months

They’ll probably need longer than that to clear out everything.

Tiong Bahru’s newest restaurant The Butcher’s Wife is all about gluten-free grub

Tiong Bahru’s newest restaurant The Butcher’s Wife is all about gluten-free grub

The hip hood of Tiong Bahru — home to old school eateries like the Tiong Bahru Market and cool new cafes such as Merci Marcel — now caters to the gluten-free crowd as well,...

BeautyFresh is hosting a massive sale this week for big name brands in cosmetics, skincare, and fragrance

BeautyFresh is hosting a massive sale this week for big name brands in cosmetics, skincare, and fragrance

Cosmetics store BeautyFresh is hosting what it calls its biannual warehouse sale this week, and that means lots and lots of beauty products for way less than what you’d...

There’s a huge sale for Doc Martens shoes going on at Henderson Building from now till Sunday

There’s a huge sale for Doc Martens shoes going on at Henderson Building from now till Sunday

With Chinese New Year just around the corner, treat yo’self to a new pair of chic, highly durable kicks that’ll last you till the Year of the Pig and beyond. Keep it on the...

Historic Tiong Bahru Air Raid Shelter to house free exhibition with works by 8 emerging artists

Historic Tiong Bahru Air Raid Shelter to house free exhibition with works by 8 emerging artists

Tiong Bahru may be teeming with cafe hoppers these days, but portions of the neighborhood are still left untouched by gentrification — such as the rarely opened Tiong Bahru...

Tiong Bahru: Where hip and traditional Singapore meet in vivid harmony

Tiong Bahru: Where hip and traditional Singapore meet in vivid harmony

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Merci Marcel is the chic new French cafe in Tiong Bahru for breezy brunches and lively dinners

Merci Marcel is the chic new French cafe in Tiong Bahru for breezy brunches and lively dinners

COCONUTS HOT SPOT — The Tiong Bahru enclave may have been popular with cafe-hoppers for several years now, but there’s always room for newcomers to the neighborhood. (As...

Elderly man killed in fatal hit-and-run accident with e-bike rider; police seeking information for suspect

Elderly man killed in fatal hit-and-run accident with e-bike rider; police seeking information for suspect

An elderly man succumbed to his injuries and died on Saturday (Aug 19), a few days after he was involved in a collision with an electric bicycle rider outside McDonald’s at...

Pay tribute to Dionysus at BAKALAKI, Tiong Bahru’s new bastion of authentic Greek cuisine

Pay tribute to Dionysus at BAKALAKI, Tiong Bahru’s new bastion of authentic Greek cuisine

COCONUTS HOT SPOT — Greek cuisine consists of a lot of olive oil, grains, seafood, wine and meat, but not many Singaporeans would know about it, considering the dearth of Greek...