Frankenstein

We've sifted out the best films to see this weekend, from documentaries to live theater screenings.

10 hours ago
Slake

This week in our all-food newsletter, The Dish, there's a new Thai noodle bar, the best pizzas in town and all the deals from Restaurant Week.

11 hours ago
Bin 38 at Tippling Club

Love fine dining but hate the prices? Restaurant Week is back and serving more $35 three-course dinner deals.

14 hours ago
The Lokal

Cafe hoppers – there are now even more options to wile away the weekend sipping on java.

19 hours ago
Our Sister Mambo

With the unexpected success of Anthony Chen’s Illo Illo, made-in-Singapore films are officially cool again.

1 day ago
Singapore Night Festival

From a much-hyped weekend market to a reigning hip hop legend, you won't be short of things to do this weekend. 

1 day ago
Shima

As much as we love rich Italian pastas and indulgent French cuisine, sometimes you just need some classic Asian flavours. When the mood hits, these Asian restaurants have you covered.

1 day ago
Fabian Lua

We chat with Fabian Lua, tour leader and creator of ArchiWalks, a walking tour series that explores the history behind some of Singapore’s most interesting buildings.

1 day ago
Zouk, Singapore

Zouk fans can rest easy for a while – the popular dance club will remain in Jiak Kim Street till the end of 2017.

1 day ago
Fantasia by Escriba

This giant dessert-centric showcase finally debuts this weekend – complete with an eight-meter chocolate waterfall and plenty of theatrics.

1 day ago
Catherine Lim

A couple of months ago, her critical open letter to PM Lee Hsien Loong made the rounds online and in the papers. More recently she’s submitted a new manuscript to her publishers, scheduled to be out for Singapore’s 50th birthday. Here, the prolific fiction writer and political commentator chats with Mrigaa Sethi about dating in her 70s, assisted dying and her favorite google searches.

1 day ago
Ladies & Gentlemen Ovis Chair from Dream furniture

Drool-worthy news and products--from fashion to tech to homeware--to disrupt your Hump Day. 

2 days ago
Comic book creator Gene Whitlock

The Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) is a platform for new comic book creators like Gene Whitlock to launch their works and celebrate all things comic related. 

 
2 days ago
The Substation

Much-loved arts venue is in dire need of some repairs, and they've come up with an interesting crowd-funding scheme to reward benefactors like you.

3 days ago

New Places

Thai Tantric
New Restaurant: Thai Tantric
JBM Coffee & Dining
New Restaurant: JBM Coffee & Dining
This coffee joint and bistro sits right in the heart of the CBD and serves rustic French and Italian food. 
Three Cups Coffee Co.
New Restaurant: Three Cups Coffee Co.
Just opened in the CBD this new cafe specializes in microroasted beans from Brazil and Sumatra alongside typical cafe nosh.
Shima
New Restaurant: SHIMA
Classic Teppanyaki gets a refreshed new look with traditional dishes like teriyaki chicken, garlic fried rice and grilled beef on the menu.
Choo Choo Chicken
New Restaurant: Choo Choo Chicken
This specialty Korean fried chicken parlor serves up finger licking variations of the classic dish.
KOI Bangers + Izakaya
New Restaurant: KOI Bangers + Izakaya
KOI's second outlet in Haji Lane reinvents traditional bangers and mash served alongside Japanese small plates and punchy drinks.
Sin Lee Foods
New Restaurant: Sin Lee Foods
An old HDB prawn mee joint gets the full cafe treatment with Papa Palheta coffees and gourmet grub.
Slake
New Restaurant: Slake
This contemporary Asian gastropub livens up the East with its fusion Peranakan-Vietnamese and Western plates.
The Red Cross Thrift Shop @ Jalan Khairuddin
New Retail: Red Cross Thrift Shop
The Red Cross Thrift Shop sells new and second-hand goods and all proceeds from sales go towards their work with less fortunate families in Singapore.   
Xperience at Sofitel So
Five star hotel Sofitel So's eclectic restaurant offers diners an entirely new experience based on flavor profiles and textures, as well as three portion sizes.
The Pecking Order
New Restaurant: The Pecking Order
The small plates extension of Mad Men Attic Bar serves up modern European food and signature cocktails
The Men's Room
New Bar: The Men's Room
This new gin- and whisky-centirc basement bar offers DJs, live music and a laidback vibe.    
The Kitchen Society
New Retail: The Kitchen Society
Online portal The Kitchen Society sets up an intimate studio kitchen for culinary masterclasses and workshops.
Match
New Restaurant: Match Restaurant & Lounge
This customized dining experience features a build-your-own meal option tailoring proteins, cooking style, sauces and sides just the way you like.
Leopold
New Restaurant: Leopold
This Tanjong Pagar restaurant is a tapas bistro, cocktail and wine bar rolled into one.
Khun Mee Thai
New Restaurant: Khun Mee Thai
This casual noodle bar serves Thai-Chinese food inspired by Bangkok street cuisine, using ingredients sourced directly from Thailand. 
Eighty Days
New Restaurant: Eighty Days
Around the world in 80 slices... of pizza.
The Lokal
New Restaurant: The Lokal
Neil Road's addition comes in the form of an Aussie-esque bistro and coffee joint serving up Sarnies java and hearty brunch dishes.
Alive Museum, Singapore
New Museum: Alive Museum
This interactive museum has over 80 three-dimensional paintings and optical illusions.
Alexis Eyewear Boutique, Ngee Ann City, Singapore
This eyeware store stocks a wide range including Philip Starck, Lindberg and Judith Leiber.
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