Shopping & Dining

There's Much to Savour

Boasting some of Singapore's best food, shopping and leisure destinations, it's easy to see why the East Coast has been charming locals for generations. Vibrant and lively, Katong and Joo Chiat have retained a unique atmosphere that has stood strong against the test of time, while welcoming trendy new cafes, restaurants and bars that add their own character to the neighbourhood.

Shopping & Dining Laksa
Old School Cool

Serving up local delights in the same way as they have been made for decades, these establishments have become icons in the East. From delicious confectionery and traditional snacks, to savoury bowls of laksa and sumptuous Peranakan fare, enjoy a taste of the past.

  • 328 Katong Laksa
  • Chin Mee Chin
  • Eng's Wanton Mee
  • Glory Peranakan Restaurant
  • Guan Hoe Soon Peranakan Restaurant
  • Kim Choo Kueh Chang
  • Kway Guan Huat Popiah
East Coast Lifestyle Zaffron Kitchen
East Coast Lifestyle Rabbit Carrot Gun
East Coast Lifestyle Alibabar
East Coast Lifestyle Birds of Paradise
New Faces on the Block

Pushing boundaries and offering new experiences that put a spin on casual dining, the East is home to numerous quirky, hip and modern joints. Whether you're looking for mouth-watering desserts or an artisanal meal, you'll definitely find something you haven't tried before.

  • Alibabar the Hawker Bar
  • Bar Bar Black Sheep
  • Birds of Paradise Gelato Boutique
  • Group Therapy
  • Ninethirty by Awfully Chocolate
  • Rabbit Carrot Gun
  • Sinpopo
  • Zaffron Kitchen
Shopping & Dining East Coast

No matter what you desire, you'll never have to travel far to find it. New shopping malls share the same neighbourhood as smaller boutiques and art galleries that boast an eclectic range of offerings. Here, you'll find traditional Peranakan beadwork, handcrafted furniture, and designers making their mark on the local fashion design scene.

 

Shopping malls
  • Bedok Mall
  • Bedok Point
  • Changi City Point
  • I12 Katong
  • Katong V
  • Parkway Parade
  • Siglap Centre
  • Siglap V
Unique Shops
  • Cat Socrates
  • Egg3
  • Hat of Cain
  • Rumah Bebe
  • Teong Theng Rattan Furniture