Waffle aficionados delight - let these 8 cafes with the best waffles in Singapore put an end to the waffle-pancake superiority controversy
Ever seen a fat cat? They look immensely satisfied with life, and we see why. Signature flavours include unique treats like butter beer, white peach sangria and more. Atop their gourmet charcoal waffles, it goes without saying. Where: #01-25, Blk 416 Bedok North Ave 2, Singapore 460416 More info: http://fatcat.sg/ ALSO READ: A GUIDE TO CHRISTMAS EATS: EATING OUT, THROWING A PARTY OR ATTENDING ONE YOURSELF Lickety SG doesn't just serve your traditional waffles. The honeycomb shape of the Hong Kong-inspired egglet waffle gives it a distinctly crispy shell that gives way to a soft, eggy interior. Pair this with unique ice cream flavours like earyl grey and fig or purple lavender. Also, can we also talk about their adorable aesthetic? Where: 34 Bussorah St, Singapore 199452 More info: https://www.facebook.com/licketysg/ ALSO READ: TANGLIN ACTOR NAT HO HAS OPENED A BUBBLE TEA STORE Legend has it that we have a "separate tummy for dessert", and we sure hope that's true, because the mains like the Summer Chicken Stew and Creamy Mushrooms on Sourdough are must-tries. Then, end off your meal with their Salted Caramel Buttermilk Waffles. Perfect plan for a lazy Sunday brunch, we say. Where: 6 Duke's Rd, Singapore 268886 More info: http://www.facebook.com/atlascoffeehouse/ Photo: Atlas Coffeehouse/ Instagram ALSO READ: 5 ONCE-HIDDEN CAFES THAT ARE NOW EASILY ACCESSIBLE THANKS TO THE EXTENDED DOWNTOWN LINE Whimsically – and rather aptly, we'd add – named the Woaffles, these dense Belgian-style grid waffles are good enough to have on their own. But who's going to say no to a playful hot-and-cold combination with some ice cream atop? Especially if they come in flavours like lavender white chocolate and toasted marshmallow. In the shape of a unicorn. Sold. Where: 212 Hougang St 21, Singapore 530212 More info: http://www.hatterstreet.com/ Photo: Hatter Street/ Instagram ALSO READ: A GUIDE TO CHRISTMAS EATS: EATING OUT, THROWING A PARTY OR ATTENDING ONE YOURSELF Hailing from Taiwan, this dessert cafe generated an insane amount of buzz when it first opened, with eager sweet tooths queueing for upwards of two hours. Go for their QQ Waffles, stuffed with mochi bits to give it a delightfully chewy texture - or as the Taiwanese would call it, "QQ". Where: Various locations More info: http://www.dazzlingcafe.sg/ ALSO READ: TANGLIN ACTOR NAT HO HAS OPENED A BUBBLE TEA STORE On to the savouries, and trust this gem of a dining spot to do its Michelin star justice. Their take on the Confit Duck Leg puts a Chinese twist to this classic French Dish by matching it with a five-spice caramel sauce, and comes untraditionally with waffles on the side. Where: 21 Boon Tat St, Singapore 069620 More info: http://cheekbyjowl.com.sg/ ALSO READ: 5 ONCE-HIDDEN CAFES THAT ARE NOW EASILY ACCESSIBLE THANKS TO THE EXTENDED DOWNTOWN LINE Here for comfort food? You're at the right place. Their signature Mac & Cheese Waffle is basically everyone's fave cravings put together - mac and cheese encased within fluffy waffles, infused with truffle oil and topped with melty mozzarella (dat cheese pull tho!). For dessert, dig into the Red Velvet Waffle Stack, with white chocolate ice cream sandwiched in between and drizzled with rose syrup. Where: #02-25 PoMo, 1 Selegie Rd, Singapore 188306 More info: https://www.facebook.com/montanasingapore/ Photo: Montana Singapore/ Instagram ALSO READ: A GUIDE TO CHRISTMAS EATS: EATING OUT, THROWING A PARTY OR ATTENDING ONE YOURSELF After moving back to Singapore after living in the US, brothers Hans and Bing Kristanto decided to bring a bit of the US's brunch to the Red Dot. Enter the Twin Salmon Nest, 63 deg C poached eggs wrapped in smoked salmon and served on a toasty waffle. Oh, and coffee is served in yellow cups, doh. Where: #01-09 Central Sq, 20 Havelock Rd, Singapore 059765 More info: http://www.yellowcupcoffee.com This article was first published on The Finder. ALSO READ: TANGLIN ACTOR NAT HO HAS OPENED A BUBBLE TEA STORE
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