A Local Guide to Shopping and Dining in City Hall

The Civic District is well-known as the home to some of Singapore’s most notable and iconic buildings, memorials and parks.

Are you ready for a day of luxury, indulgence, and gastronomic delights? Look no further than City Hall in Singapore, the ultimate destination for unparalleled shopping and dining experiences. This bustling metropolis boasts a rich history and impressive architecture, but it’s the myriad of culinary options and retail opportunities that will leave you breathless. Spoil yourself with endless retail therapy, from high-end boutiques to local markets bursting with a vibrant array of goods. So, come immerse yourself in this city’s luxurious charm with our local guide, and let your senses be seduced by the endless abundance of life’s pleasures.

But apart from all that history, architecture and art, City Hall is also the place to be, thanks to its numerous shopping and dining options. There’s something for everyone, whether you’re looking to indulge in some retail therapy or treat yourself to delicious food and drinks. Take your pick from these experiences and enjoy your day out exploring what City Hall has to offer!

Create a customised gift at Bynd Artisan

a blue personalised leather notebook from Bynd Artisan
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On the lookout for the perfect gifts for your loved ones? Make a trip to Bynd Artisan, which carries a wide assortment of leather accessories and notebooks – all of which can be customised and personalised. Or consider gifting the special ones in your life with an experience to remember – sign them up for the popular leather painting workshops, and watch them unleash their inner artist.  

Bynd Artisan is located at 252 North Bridge Road, #03-24, Raffles City, Singapore 179103.


Browse through the blogshop finds at hervelvetvase

a stunning floral sundress from hervelvetvase
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Step into hervelvetvase, one of Singapore’s best loved blogshops, and try on some of the top picks from their latest collections. With a large mix of apparel – maxi dresses, midi skirts, denim shorts, cropped tops, one-piece suits and more – there’s definitely something that’ll suit the occasion that you’re shopping for, whether it’s for the office, a fancy dinner date, or a weekend frolicking by the beach. The best part is – everything here won’t break the bank.

hervelvetvase is located at 1 Raffles Link, #B1-55, CityLink Mall, Singapore 039393.


Slip into the classic wardrobe essentials at KLARRA

a classy green tiered flowy dress from KLARRA
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Set foot into KLARRA, and you’ll find that the boutique’s minimalist interiors with white, brushed gold, and brass hues exude a sense of calm. It’s also here where you’ll find all your wardrobe essentials, for the range of clothing by this local label is designed to be modern and contemporary, with a focus on classics that never go out of style. Purchase some of these staples, and up your classy-chic factor the next time you head out in them.

KLARRA is located at 252 North Bridge Road, #03-33, Raffles City, Singapore 179103.


Enjoy a relaxing brunch at The Coffee Academics

a plate of avocado sourdough toast with poached eggs and salad from The Coffee Academics
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Fuel up with some of the best brunch options in the city at The Coffee Academics. Once a humble joint dedicated to all things coffee in the heart of Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, it’s now the place to go to when you’re looking for your favourite brunch foods – whether that means sourdough toast topped with avocado, or a large breakfast platter of sausages, bacon, eggs, mushrooms and more. Pair it with a cup of handcrafted speciality coffee, and you’re all set for the rest of the day.

The Coffee Academics is located at 252 North Bridge Road, #B1-12, Raffles City, Singapore 179103.


Treat yourself (and your loved ones) to some doughnuts at Krispy Kreme

a box of assorted colourful and sweet Krispy Kreme doughnuts
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Stop by Krispy Kreme and pick an assortment of doughnuts to share with your nearest and dearest. You’ll be spoilt for choice, but the signature offering here is the melt-in-your-mouth Original Glazed doughnut – it’s the first dougnut flavour that Krispy Kreme sold, some 80 plus years back, in a small town in North Carolina. Pair that with some of their seasonal offerings, and make it box of 6… or 12?

Krispy Kreme is located at 3 Temasek Boulevard, #01-419/420, Suntec City, Singapore 038983.


Wind down with a tipple or two at TAP Craft Beer Bar

a person pulling a pint of beer at TAP Craft Beer Bar
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Gather your pals and grab a pint or two at TAP Craft Beer Bar. With a drinks menu that features 20 rotating international craft beers on draft, and another 80 more bottled selections, together with a curated food menu full of bar bites, you might find it hard to decide what to have. Don’t know what to choose? Go for one of their tasting flights, or perhaps a beer float to beat the Singapore heat.

TAP Craft Beer Bar is located at 252 North Bridge Road, #01-15, Raffles City, Singapore 179103.


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