Whether you need to mug till late for exams or just want a place to have a snack and some drinks, late-night cafes can be a godsend. With comfy seats and food and drinks to help you through the night, here’s a round up of late-night cafes you can go to satisfy your late night food cravings, or just to hang out.
1. Book Cafe
If you want to relax at a place where you feel at home outside of home, this would be the late-night cafe for you. Homely and cosy, the Book Cafe (as it’s name suggests) is a book themed cafe with a generous food and beverage menu that includes all-day breakfasts. Those who are looking to get some work done will be glad to know that the cafe also offers free wifi and power points.
Address: 20 Martin Rd, #01-02, Seng Kee Building, Singapore 23907
Sun – Thu: 8:30am to 10:30pm
Fri – Sat: 8:30am to 12:30am
2. The Tea Party
Care for a cuppa tea, and a late night snack? Then head over to The Tea Party, which offers a selection of fine grade teas along with western treats like fish & chips, roast duck pizza and prawns aglio. We heard their scones are really good too! The 2 storey cafe space also offers plenty of room and tables all around, so you don’t have to worry about coming with a a big group of friends.
Address: 805 Bukit Timah Road, #01-07, Sixth Avenue Centre, Singapore 279883
Mon – Thu: 11:30am – 11:30pm
Fri – Sat: 11:30am – 01:30am
Sun: 11:30am – 12am
3. The Bark Cafe
Tucked all the way in the East, the Bark Cafe is the perfect place for those looking for a secluded spot to relax away from the hustle and bustle. The casual place features a bar counter and open kitchen concept. Rumour has it that their Tangy Calamari Rings, Sweet Potato Sticks and Smoky Black Pepper Duck Breast are a must try. Better yet, there are live musical performances at night for you to enjoy your late night food and drinks with.
Address: 1000 Upper Changi Rd N, Singapore 507707
Mon – Thu: 11am – 1am
Fri – Sat: 11am – 2am
Sun: 11am – 1am
4. Milk and Honey Gelato Bedok
For those with a sweet tooth, check out Milk and Honey Gelato at Bedok. Satisfy your post dinner cravings with their handcrafted gelato, quaffles (quarter waffles!) and carbonated drinks. You can also order gelato birthday cakes here. Currently on offer is a Cookie Monster Gelato Cake that sounds decadently delicious.
Address: #01-179, Block 86 Bedok North Street 4, Singapore 460086
Tues – Thurs: 12pm – 12am
Fri – Sat: 12pm – 1am
Sun: 12pm – 12am
5. Lola’s Cafe
Kick back with a handcrafted cup of coffee and a cake at this casual and cosy spot just 5 minutes away from Kovan MRT. The cafe also serves a variety of unpretentious comfort food, from stews and burgers to bangers and mash. They also offer a scrumptious brunch menu for early birds.
Address: 5 Simon Rd, Singapore 545893
Tues – Thurs: 10am – 11.30pm
Fri – Sat: 10am – 12am
Sun: 10am – 11.30pm
6. Tom n Toms Coffee
Located in the heart of Singapore’s Central Business District and nightlife area, Tom n Toms Coffee offers tantalising non-alcoholic alternatives to end a stressful day with such as bingsu, coffee, pretzels and thick toasts. The cafe is nice and spacious with lots of tables, and also offers free wifi for those who need to power through some last minute work. If you are feeling peckish, try their honey thick toast – its served with maple syrup and a generous dollop of whipped cream.
Address: 12 Gopeng Street, #01-12, Icon Village, Singapore 078877
Opening hours: 7am – 12:00am (Daily)
7. Garden Slug
Had a sluggish day? The hearty food, warm service staff and adorable furry patrons at the Garden Slug might be a comforting remedy. Situated in the Telok Kurau neighbourhood, this rustic pet-friendly cafe offers all day breakfasts, generous sharing platters, rustic pastas and handcrafted drinks that are made from scratch daily in their kitchen.
Address: 55 Lor L Telok Kurau, Singapore 425500
Mon – Tues: 6pm – 10:30pm
Wed – Fri: 11am – 10:30pm
Sat – Sun: 9am – 10:30pm
8. I am…
Inspired by Amsterdam, I am… cafe is a Halal European-influenced cafe located at the junction of Haji Lane and North Bridge Road. Inspired by the owner’s love for Amsterdam, the cafe offers Dutch inspired grub like ‘Fries & Mayo’. If you’re feeling thirsty, skip the alcohol for a night and try their popular mocktails, Virgin Lychee Mojito and Bushramint.
Address: 674 North Bridge Road, Singapore 199486
Mon – Thurs: 11am – 11pm
Fri – Sat: 11am – 1am
Sun: 11am – 10pm
Get your dose of sweet treats with Oblong’s homemade ice-cream paired with their uniquely flavoured waffles. You can wash it all down with their artisanal coffee if you are planning to stay up. If you are feeling adventurous, try out their ‘power combos’ of ice cream and waffle pairings. Confirm ‘shiok’.
Address: 10 Maju Avenue, Singapore 556688
Mon – Thu: 12.00pm – 12.00am
Fri – Sat: 12.00pm – 2.00am
Sun: 1:00pm – 12:00am
10. Xin Wang Hong Kong Cafe
Conveniently located all around our sunny island, a handful of Xin Wang Hong Kong Cafes open till as late as 2am. The Singapore chain offers patrons street favourites of Hong Kong, Macau, Shanghai and Singapore. From dim sum to western food, there is wide selection for you to choose from to satisfy your late night cravings.
Restaurant locations and opening hours here.