Tag: East Coast Road


Forty Hands - NEW Branch At East Coast Road

The last time I wrote about 40 Hands Coffee at Tiong Bahru was 8 years ago in 2010. I remember loving the coffee and the vibes, but didn’t quite fancy the café’s “erratic service”. However, I have almost become a regular there if I need caffeine and need to escape the heat at Tiong Bahru. Few would have expected that it was the start of a hipster coffee “revolution” and the gentrification of the humble Tiong Bahru Estate. Who cared about third wave coffee and Instagram a decade ago? Times have of course, changed. The NEW 40 Hands is......

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Firebake – Woodfired Bakehouse & Restaurant With Traditional Breads And European Classics

Firebake – Woodfired Bakehouse & Restaurant With Traditional Breads And European Classics

Firebake means serious business. At this restaurant along East Coast Road (quite near 328 Katong Laksa and Chin Mee Chin), there lies a full-scale woodfire bread oven, hand-built from 37 tonnes of 5000 bricks. Bread is baked using traditional European methods, incorporating all-natural ingredients, flour milled onsite, filtered Nordaq...

March 22, 2017
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