Breakfast food – we could eat it all day long, at any time of the day! Whether indulging in fluffy pancakes, a full fry-up or something healthy like avocado smash, there’s always something satisfying about it. So where are the best breakfast places in Singapore? Here are some brunch spots, cafes and restaurants. A handful of these places offer an all-day breakfast menu, so you can still have a lie in!
For breakfast made with quality ingredients:
Little Farms Cafe
If you love shopping for groceries at Little Farms, you need to stop by the cafe for a taste of their all-day breakfast inspired menu. It’s made with the same wholesome ingredients available on their shelves. Signature dishes include the popular smashed avocado on toast, made with cage-free eggs and the grocer’s famous avocados. Other favourites include buttermilk pancakes, sweet corn fritters served with avocado salsa, and the bacon and egg roll: two fried eggs, Australian bacon, cheddar and Lillie Q’s BBQ sauce.
Fancy some fresh air? The dine-in options accommodate both indoor and outdoor seating. And, if you’re in a hurry to head off, grab a quick and healthy smoothie, or a freshly prepared cup of coffee to start your day right.
491 River Valley Road
Valley Point Shopping Centre
Four grocery store locations islandwide
Where to find a great fry-up:
SPRMRKT and SPRMRKT Daily
These two SPRMRKT branches offer mouth-watering all-day breakfast menus that fans of fry-ups in particular should try. The Breakfast Platter features eggs cooked in any style, accompanied by bacon, confit tomato, sautéed mushrooms, pork sausages and fresh toast. Other items to add to your must-try list are buttermilk pancakes, served savoury or sweet.
Branches at Dempsey and Cluny Court
Each of The Providore’s restaurants has its own breakfast timings, but regardless of location you can anticipate a filling English Breakfast, which comes with poached, scrambled or fried eggs served with sautéed mushrooms, roasted tomato, grilled bacon, pork sausage and sourdough toast.
Four outlets islandwide
The White Rabbit
This Dempsey resto offers an attractive brunch menu on weekends and public holidays (11am to 2.30pm) that includes The White Rabbit Fry Up: cage-free eggs done any style, Iberico shoulder ham, roasted cherry tomatoes, rosti and grilled baby cos. There’s also a kids’ menu with easy eats like cheeseburgers and classic mac and cheese.
Food For Thought
Food For Thought will look after your fry-up cravings with its Full Works: scrambled eggs, bacon, brioche, baked beans, garlic mushrooms, pork sausage, mesclun tomato salad. It’s available all day, every day. Prefer something sweet? Try the blueberry smoothie pancakes with lemon butter.
93 Stamford Road, #01-04/05
National Museum of Singapore
Where to go for pancake paradise:
Clinton Street Baking Company & Restaurant
Once acclaimed as having the “best pancakes” by New York magazine, this American resto has made its way to Singapore where it serves stellar dishes such as a signature pancakes with warm maple butter, accompanied by either blueberries, banana walnut or chocolate chunks.
At good ol’ McDs, you can look forward to affordable fluffy hotcakes served in a variety of ways, from classic hotcakes drizzled with maple syrup and butter, to hotcakes with chicken sausage, and the Breakfast Deluxe, which includes scrambled eggs, toasty muffins and chicken sausage.
Over 130 branches islandwide
Instead of being served cooked pancakes here, diners get the chance to make their own! Choose your choice of batter from five options – buttermilk, whole grain, peanut butter, chocolate and pandan – then pick your fixings (sweet or savoury), add some toppings and you’re ready to start cooking. Not confident of your own pancake skills? Slappy’s menu has its own suggested combos to choose from.
Multiple branches islandwide
Tiong Bahru Bakery Diner
Tiong Bahru Bakery’s Raffles City and Funan restaurants serves up delicious fluffy brown butter pancakes for any time of the day. But if you only have space for one dish, get the sourdough waffles, served sweet or savoury. These homemade waffles are made with a 158-year-old sourdough starter, which makes them extra tasty!
Other places to sort your breakfast cravings:
Breakfast is available all day, every day at both of Café Melba’s two outlets, and the menu features quite a selection of dishes, from simple toast with butter and jam to a buttermilk pancake stack, eggs benedict, and the Full Melba Breakfast.
Two outlets islandwide
This resto serves all-day breakfasts from around the world – think a wide variety of cuisines ranging from Aussie to Parisian and English. Try the Canadian for a classic stack of buttermilk pancakes accompanied with candied back bacon, hibiscus-berry compote and Canadian maple syrup. There’s also the I Love NY, with creamy scrambled eggs with smoked sturgeon served with smoked salmon and caramelised onions with a hand-rolled sesame bagel.
Three locations islandwide
If you’re feeling in the mood for local eats, drop by Toast Box where a range of traditional dishes are served for breakfast. Must-tries include the Peanut Butter Thick Toast, Traditional Toast, Laksa and Curry Chicken. Also, don’t forget to pair your meal with a signature traditional Nanyang Kopi.
Mulitple outlets islandwide
This family-friendly spot serves brunch from 9am to 6pm, and its menu includes dishes like eggs on toast, pan-seared salmon, and corned beef scotch egg. If you’re a fan of waffles, you’ll be glad to see buttermilk waffles on the menu – they’re served together with options including maple syrup, Greek yogurt and vanilla bean ice cream.
Heading out for breakfast on Sunday with the fam? Drop by The Beast and order from the brunch menu! Tuck into Southern classics like Chicken & Waffles, or try the Southern Big Breakfast – andouille sausage, sunny-side-up eggs, sautéed mushrooms, buttermilk biscuit, crispy bacon, house salad and sausage gravy.
Common Man Stan
Looking for a cosy hideout with quality brekkie and top-notch coffee? Popular brunch spot Common Man Coffee Roasters’s Stanley Road outlet offers old favourites in addition to new dishes exclusive to the branch. All-day breakfast is served from 7.30am to 5.30pm, with savoury options potato and leek rosti, and cacao granola with greek yogurt, raw honey and your choice of milk.
Group Therapy Coffee
At this casual café, look forward to all-day breakfast dishes such as poached eggs served on thick toast with smoked salmon, melted cheese and hollandaise sauce, a pancake stack with homemade honeycomb and fruit, pumpkin pancakes, and ice-cream with waffles.
181 South Bridge Road #01-05
Nine Thirty by Awfully Chocolate
The Awfully Chocolate flagship restaurant boasts an attractive breakfast menu that ranges from an English breakfast (The Works), to steak and eggs, crepes, sandwiches and waffles. Wash it all down with a cup of hot chocolate or coffee.
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