United Square is a family-friendly mall in the Novena area of Singapore. With a vibrant atmosphere and a wide range of retail shops, dining options, and enrichment centres for kids, it is a hub for many families, providing a place to shop, dine, and where the kids can go for classes and enrichment classes.
Retail Shops at United Square
United Square is home to a diverse range of retail shops that cater especially to the shopping needs of families.
Whether you’re looking for fashionable clothing, educational books, or services for kids, you’ll find it all here.
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Step into Bata, Gingersnaps, or H&M Kids for trendy clothes that will keep you stylish from head to toe.
Explore Popular Bookstore for educational books and stationery, and pay a visit to the children’s bookstore My Greatest Child where you will find tomes that inspire young minds.
And if you’re in need of home furnishing, head to Linen Gallery and Scanteak for a wide selection of stylish and functional pieces.
But the retail experience doesn’t stop there. United Square also features toy stores like Toys “R” Us where you can find the perfect playthings for kids of all ages.
Perhaps one of the stand-out stores at United Square is CD Plus. It is rare to be able to find a shop selling CDs anymore – but you will find one here at United Square.
Another shop that makes it convenient for families to do all their errands at United Square is Cold Storage. The supermarket located in the basement of United Square is a good place to get grocery shopping done without having to leave the mall.
Whether you’re searching for the latest action figures or board games to keep the whole family entertained, these stores have got you covered. With such a variety of retail shops to choose from, United Square truly has something for everyone.
United Square Food & Restaurants
When it comes to dining, United Square offers a wide variety of options to satisfy every palate.
From local delights to international cuisines, there is something for everyone at the mall.
Whether you’re craving Asian cuisine, fast food, or a cozy cafe experience, United Square has a range of dining options to choose from.
If you’re in the mood for local Singaporean dishes, head to 328 Katong Laksa. Known for its delicious laksa, this eatery serves up a spicy and fragrant bowl of noodles that will tantalize your taste buds.
For a quick and satisfying snack, stop by Old Chang Kee, where you can indulge in their famous curry puffs and other savory treats.
Other Asian United Square food options include Soup Restaurant.
For those looking for international flavors, United Square has you covered. Burger King offers all-American fast food favorites like flame-grilled burgers and crispy fries. Or head down to McDonald’s in the basement for a quick meal.
Another popular family-friendly dining spot at United Square is Saizeriya where you can get Japanese-Italian food that is budget-friendly.
If you’re in the mood for Japanese cuisine, Ichiban Boshi is the place to go. Their extensive menu features sushi, sashimi, ramen, and other traditional Japanese dishes. Or you can have conveyor belt sushi at Genki Sushi or the dishes at Yayoi.
If a relaxing cafe experience is what you’re after, United Square has a selection of well-known cafes to choose from. The mall has popular cafes like Starbucks, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, and Hoshino Coffee for those in need of a caffeine fix.
The Starbucks outlet at United Square is one of the nicest in Singapore and you will enjoy its cozy atmosphere along with a cup of freshly brewed coffee or a delicious pastry.
Chocolate Origin is a great place for a slice of rich chocolate cake that will satisfy that tastebuds of chocolate lovers.
Another convenient food option at United Square is that food court with its selection of different types of stalls and cuisines at budget-friendly prices.
One of the long term tenants at United Square, but less visible since it is tucked away in a corner, is Brauhaus Restaurant and Pub. It is quite counter to the rest of the shops and restaurants at the mall but a great place to visit if you are looking harder-to-find beers.
Whether you’re in the mood for a hearty meal or a refreshing beverage, United Square has a range of dining options to satisfy your cravings.
Attractions for Kids at United Square
United Square clearly caters to kids and families, offering a range of activities to keep children entertained.
One of highlights of the mall for kids is the SMIGY Indoor Playground, a haven of fun and adventure.
Kids can explore a ball-pit adventure, unleash their creativity in the sandpit, and engage in pretend play in themed areas. For the more adventurous, there is a tube slide to enjoy. The indoor playground provides endless hours of entertainment and a safe environment for children to play and interact.
There are also ZOOMOOV rides for kids, a favourite with kids who love to ride around the mall.
Here’s a fun fact: ZOOMOOV’s very first outlet was set up at United Square in 2014.
All around the mall, there are also coin-operated kiddy rides.
Pokemon game machines are located next to the escalators in the basement.
An amusement area can be found opposite from the exit of Cold Storage.
There is a family-friendly atmosphere at United Square. Families appreciate the attractions and activities specifically designed for kids. Did you know there is even a reading corner at United Square?
Enrichment Centres for Kids
In addition to the indoor playground, United Square also houses numerous enrichment centers that offer valuable educational opportunities for kids. In fact, its tagline is “The Learning Mall” and thus it should come as no surprise to find it full of enrichment centres.
Aspire Hub Education, Aureus Academy, and I Can Read are just a few of the enrichment centres at United Square that provide a range of learning programmes.
A large tenant enrichment at United Square is The Learning Lab. The tuition centre occupies a large part of the upper floors.
These centres aim to foster students development and provide them with essential skills in a fun and engaging way. Whether it’s academic enrichment or creative expression, United Square has a centre that caters to students’ different needs.
As a family-oriented mall, you will find things for kids to do to burn off some energy and also enrichment centres where they can learn and grow.
Services Activities for the Whole Family
If you’re a fitness enthusiast, head over to Anytime Fitness, the state-of-the-art fitness center located within the mall. With modern equipment and professional trainers, you can work up a sweat and stay in shape while enjoying the convenience of a nearby gym.
For those seeking beauty, health, and wellness outlets, United Square has got you covered. Treat yourself to a rejuvenating facial or body treatment at AsterSpring, where skilled therapists ensure a pampering experience.
If you’re a fan of natural honey-based products, HoneyWorld offers a range of honey-infused beauty and health products to enhance your well-being.
The United Square Nursing Room is also a well appointed one that caters to the many families at the mall.
Events and Seasonal Celebrations
The United Square shopping mall also becomes a hub of entertainment for the whole family during the school holidays and beyond.
Throughout the year, the mall hosts different events and seasonal celebrations that cater to its shoppers. From festive Christmas and Chinese New Year celebrations to outdoor events featuring live performances and workshops, there is always something happening at United Square.
During special occasions, the mall comes alive with vibrant decorations and themed activities. These may include character meet-and-greets to interactive storytelling sessions and even indoor carnival rides.
Whether you’re visiting during a special occasion or just on a regular day, United Square’s exciting events and seasonal celebrations create a dynamic and engaging atmosphere. It’s the perfect place to shop, dine, and immerse yourself in a world of fun and entertainment.
Convenient Location and Accessibility
Located at the centre of Singapore, United Square Shopping Mall offers a convenient and accessible shopping destination for both locals and tourists.
Its strategic location near Novena MRT Station makes it easily reachable by train, providing a hassle-free journey for visitors. Additionally, several bus routes serve the area, further enhancing accessibility for those who prefer to travel by bus.
With all these factors, United Square is a popular choice for families looking for a convenient shopping experience.
Getting to United Square
If you’re using public transportation, you can reach United Square Shopping Mall by taking the train to Novena MRT Station. From there, it’s just a short walk (but across a fairly busy junction) to United Square.
For those traveling by bus, several bus routes serve the area around United Square, ensuring easy access to the mall. Simply check the bus schedules and hop on the one that brings you closest to your desired destination.
If you prefer to drive, United Square provides ample parking spaces for visitors. You can park your car at the mall and enjoy a hassle-free shopping experience.
Where: 101 Thomson Rd, Singapore 307591