9 Cafes in Singapore For Your #OOTD Adventures (Part 1)

In this first of our cafe series, we sift out 9 pretty ones that have the ambience and decor to help make that dress or accessory garner more than 50 likes on Instagram.


1. Coast and Company

Coast and Company

(Source: @joeyteosy on Instagram)

Tucked away in the quiet east side in Siglap, this bicycle-retail-cum-cafe features a grey-toned interior with massive windows to let in all that natural light for the perfect on-the-table shot.

It’s industrial exterior with makes the perfect backdrop for your cropped tops and sunglasses get-up.

What to wear?

Coast and Company outfit

Left Look, Right Look

54 Siglap Drive, Singapore 456176

Tue - Thu: 09:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sun: 09:00 - 22:00
Closed: Mon


2. Nylon Coffee Roasters

Nylon Coffee Roasters

(Source: @dewiliutanto on Instagram)

Nestled in between Tanjong Pagar and Outram Park station is this small, hidden gem in Everton Park. 

Frequented by families and hipster couples alike, it’s a grab-and-go kinda place with a stripped down interior. AWESOME coffee.

What to wear if I’m not a cute toddler?

Nylon Coffee Roasters outfit

Left look, Right look

4 Everton Park, #01-40, 080004

Weekdays: 8.30am to 5.30pm 
Weekends: 9am to 6pm 
Closed on Tuesdays


3. Banana Tree

Banana Tree

Banana Tree food

(Source: @tomohtom on Instagram and Daniel’s Food Diary)

Edible little flower pots! This uber popular South Korean cafe is finally here in Sing, and it’s really time to have an outing there with your friends.

Go for a casual look to complement the white brick walls and dainty coloured chairs (sorry, the food is the “蕉”点 here).

What to wear?

Banana Tree outfit

Left look, Right accessory

26 Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089133

9am – 7pm (Tues-Fri), 10am – 8pm (Sat-Sun), Closed Mon


4. Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday

(Source: @maishara​ on Instagram)

Who says you’ve got to go to far-flung places for cafe-hopping? Here’s one right in the heartland of Toa Payoh.

A popular after-dinner spot for waffles and ice cream, Shrove Tuesday is also known for the prettiest tiled-tables around!

What to wear to go with my coffee?

Shrove Tuesday outfit

Left pumps, Right pumps

94 Toa Payoh Lorong 4, #01-32

Mon - Thu: 10:00 - 22:00, Fri - Sat: 10:00 - 23:00, Sun: 10:00 - 22:00


5. The Laneway Market

The Laneway Market

The Laneway Market food

(Source: @tingyyyyy on Instagram and The Laneway Market)

With gorgeous shrubs filling the cosy interior, every corner of this carefully-thought-of cafe is great for your #OOTD pose.

Did we mention that they have in-house baked pastries?

What to wear?

The Laneway Market outfit

Left romper, Right romper

266 Tanjong Katong Road, Singapore 437053

Weekdays: 10am – 930pm, Weekends: 9am – 930pm, Close: Wed


6. Wimbly Lu Chocolates

Wimbly Lu Chocolates

(Source: @joylst on Instagram)

Lauded as one of the BEST waffles in Singapore, the quaint place near Lorong Chuan has optimal natural lighting to light up your outfit (and food) in a summer glow.

See if you’re lucky to catch a shot with the mini car outside!

What to wear with my waffles?

Wimbly Lu Chocolates outfit

Left look, Right look

15-2 Jalan Riang, 358987

Tuesday - Thursday 12.30pm - 10.30pm
Friday 12.30pm - 11pm
Saturday 9am - 11pm
Sunday 9am - 10.30pm


7. Boufe Boutique Cafe

Boufe Boutique Cafe

(Source: @pamgee_ on Instagram)

Gorgeously minimalistic, this is certainly Instagram-heaven for those going for the clean, washout look.

Boufe (read: boo-fay) is a combination of both boutique and cafe: blogshop Ohvola retails there.

What to wear?

Boufe Boutique Cafe outfit

Top, Bag, Shoes

308 Tanglin Road, Phoenix Park

Tue to Sun: 9am – 10pm


8. Artistry


(Source: @kaychhan on Instagram)

The rustic wooden furniture with benches that double up as tables make the ideal backdrop for a coffee + accessories shot.

Crowded during the weekends due to its limited seating capacity, the desserts and coffee make it worth the wait!

What to bring?

Artistry outfit

Ring, Eyeglass, Watch

17 Jalan Pinang, Singapore 199149

Tue - Sun: 10:00 - 19:00


9. Symmetry


(Source: @florencesong on Instagram)

Instead of the been-there-done-that #OOTD in front of the ‘Music Food Coffee Wine’ shot, take one at its entrance with the Nightmare Before Christmas pals!

A delicious place for a weekend brunch, kick back in a cheeky tee or two and wind down for the week!

What to wear?

Symmetry outfit

Left look, Right look

#01-01, 9 Jalan Kubor

Tue - Thu: 11:00 - 23:00, Fri - Sat: 11:00 - 00:00, Sun: 11:00 - 19:00