Sing Lit

As recommended by Singapore's poets, novelists and non-fiction writers

8 hours ago
Safari. Photo credit: Ulrich Seidl

The issue involves you and me, and the entire human race. 

2 days ago
World Gourmet Summit 2016

Expect more degustation dinners, master classes and wine tastings this year.

2 days ago
Headquarters by The Council. Photo credit: Colossal Photos

New exhibitions, film festivals and a couple of parties to keep you going till the end of the week.

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Horei Shinshu and his work

Expect live tattoo demonstrations, performances and food and drinks. 

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Urban Ventures

The party scene is back in full throttle this weekend, but not without the presence of low-key events like markets, yoga sessions and workshops.

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Mira and Nana of Ladies District

There's now a dedicated women's bar, and more parties than we know what to do with.

3 days ago
Photo credit: Flickr user Tawheed Manzoor

Lend a helping hand to fund children's education in India, dementia patients and children from low-income families.

3 days ago
YuGiOh! Photo credit: ODEX Pte Ltd

Includes the highly anticipated Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale

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Guided walks around town, a sexy furniture festival and lots of heady design talks

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Capital. Photo credit: Zouk Singapore

Note: it's nothing like Velvet Underground.

3 days ago
Ethiopia KL Injera

Yes, there will be tacos and lots of avocados.

5 days ago
Laksa risotto
New Restaurant: Upper Place
Fusion restaurant at Outram Park with reimagined Asian dishes with western flavors.
Roast beef don
New Restaurant: Don Meijin
A Japanese rice bowl speciality restaurant serving a wide range of classic and reinvented dons.
S.A.D’s Hair Design
New Health: S.A.D’s Hair Design
A stylish, arty Japanese hair salon on Orchard Road
Iberian pork secreto
New Restaurant: Porta
Park Hotel in Clarke Quay gets a very pretty modern European restaurant
Ginett Restaurant & Wine Bar
A pretty European bistro serving charcoal-grilled meats and affordable French wines.
Acqua E Farina
New Restaurant: Acqua e Farina
A solid Italian pizza and pasta spot in Bukit Batok
Wagyu Tacos
New Restaurant: Akira Back
Bold and wild flavours with specially brewed sake at this established Korean-Japanese restaurant. 
Court Martial Bar
Specialty cocktail bar at South Beach’s JW Marriott Hotel serving homemade infusions and a range of “barrel-aged classics”.
Platform 1094
New Restaurant: Platform 1094
A wizard-themed cafe in Serangoon serving "magical" cocktails and fulfilling nosh.
T2 Tea
New Retail: T2 Tea
Australian luxury tea brand that brews a variety of fragrant tea and offers exquisite teawares with eclectic designs.
New Restaurant: Kuro-Obi
Ippudo’s quick-service ramen bar serving one-and-only silky chicken soup base, Tori-paitan.
Carnivore pizza
New Restaurant: Bee's Knees at The Garage
The ground level of the minimalist establishment The Garage is home to casual brunch spot serving eggs, waffles, and more.
Botanico bistro
New Restaurant: Botanico at The Garage
A heritage building at the Singapore Botanic Gardens is the site of a Spanish bistronomy restaurant.
Toro uni meshi at Kuro Maguro
New Restaurant: Kuro Maguro
A Japanese bluefin tuna wholsesaler opens a super fresh sashimi and donburi joint in Tanjong Pagar.
Rolling Cheese Chicken Wings
A first for Singapore, this Korean dining house serves both bingsu and the hottest trending food from South Korea.
Tools at The Proof Flat
New Retail: The Proof Flat
Leading bar consultants Proof & Company Spirits' gorgeous retail shop selling craft spirits galore for your home bar.
New Retail: HipVan
From the digital spaces of the Internet to an actual brick-and-mortar store, HipVan continues to showcase quirky furniture and decor.
Kurobuta Pork Belly
New Restaurant: Kuro Izakaya
This izakaya at Suntec City has a big focus on Japanese whisky, sake and bar bites (think robatayaki and kushiyaki).
Cocktail bar
New Restaurant: Crackerjack
Playful restaurant and bar in Tanjong Pagar by the same people behind 28 HongKong Street, serving equally exciting dishes.
Vitali-Tea collection
New Restaurant: Dal.komm Coffee
Famous coffee chain featured on Korean drama serial, Descendants of the Sun serves up interesting coffee blends, fruity concoctions and Korean desserts.