Those who stay in the neighbourhood of Holland Village will be familiar with the large variety of well-known eateries that one can visit to fill your tummy. From mains to share such as pizza, and sweet treats such as ice cream and acai, here are the various Holland Village eateries to check out.
Located at Chipbee Garden, Sunday Folks offers artisanal ice cream as well as waffles and cakes to enjoy. With its minimalist yet cosy interior, this café spot is a great choice if you’re looking for a place to chill over some good conversation and sweet treats.
Madrinaa stands for godmother and hopes that like the fairy godmother in fairytales, they will bring joy and happiness through their authentic Italian dishes. Their signature dish is a tomato-based thin crust pizza, as well as sides such as calamari rings, truffle pasta and lasagne. They also offer gluten-free options.
With various outlets around Singapore, the Daily Scoop is a well-known ice cream parlour that has drawn loyal customers since their first outlet in Sunset Way. Their Holland Village outlet is the second outlet and offers the same great quality ice creams in handmade waffle cones as well as chocolate brownies.
D Good Café
Established since 2012, d’Good Café is a popular spot to sit for coffee, tea, delicious cocktails, house-baked pastries, and all-day mains. With a large interior to accommodate a good number of people, this is a great location for meeting up with friends. Try unique dishes such as their Classic Deutsch Skillet Pancake which is a cross between a pancake and a crepe and drizzled that can be enjoyed either sweet of savoury.
Baker and Cook
Another well-known spot along Chipbee Gardens is Baker and Cook. There are a variety of pastries like Chocolate Truffle Doughnut and tarts with different fillings, as well as morning pastries such as croissants and mixed berry danishes. If you’re looking to start your mornings right, Baker and Cook open from 7:30 am.
The first and only Mediterranean vegetarian restaurant in Singapore, Original Sin is named after the famous fresco painted in the Sistine Chapel. They offer a variety of salads, mains and sides dishes including vegan, gluten-free and vegetarian options. An interesting item on their menu is their Bosco Misto, which consist of spinach, feta and tofu patties coated with almonds and sesame, served with asparagus and a mushroom plum sauce.
If you’re looking for some fluffy Japanese pancakes, try the delicious buttermilk pancake at Kyushu Pancakes. Their pancake batter is made with 100% Kyushu Wheat and 7 different finely selected grains, complemented with 100% Kyushu produced Buttermilk powder to create the classic Buttermilk pancake flour mix. Their classic pancakes are served with homemade white wine honey and fruit syrup. They offer a large variety of sweet and savoury toppings from berries and icecream to a Croque Madame Pancake.
Specialising in their Hong Kong egg tart with a cookie crust, the Tai Cheong Bakery at Holland Village features a variety of dishes at their only Cha Chaan Teng (Cafe) outlet. These dishes have been inspired by old Hong Kong classics that are reinvented for a fresh, modern twist. Unique dishes include their Three Coloured Silky Egg with Rice and Scrambled Egg Toast Stack with Chicken Chop.
With various outlets in locations such as Takashimaya and VivoCity, Project Acai offers fresh acai bowls with heaps of fruits and superfood toppings. Project Acai proudly serves Sambazon Acai products and their acai is made in small batches and served fresh every day. Their menu caters to the various dietary preferences and offers dairy-free, vegetarian, vegan-friendly and gluten-free friendly options.
Alt. is a contemporary pizza bar serving innovative Signature pizzas and their famous “Design-It-Yourself” option. Their DIY pizzas come with one sauce, one cheese, one garnish and toppings of the diner’s choice. Other interesting best selling pizzas include a Truffle Shuffle which is made with White béchamel sauce, mozzarella, parmesan, chicken fennel sausage, roasted onions, roasted mushrooms and truffle oil. Another is The Hangover which is a fresh pizza base topped with Vine-ripened tomato sauce, cheeses, chicken fennel sausage, pepperoni and roasted onions.