Loco Local @ PARKROYAL on Pickering (5 Aug – 1 Sept 2019) – Local Hawker Delights Get A Gastronomic Update in Celebration of National Day (Media)

Hawker food gets an upgrade this National Day month at PARKROYAL on Pickering’s Loco Local buffet! Featuring a selection of luxed up dishes inspired by our humble hawker stapled, Loco Local aims to surprise and delight guests during its limited run from 5 August to 1 September 2019.


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5 Brands to Look Out For @ Chillax Asia 2019 (25 – 27 July) – Over 140 F&B Exhibitors at Marina Bay Sands Expo (Media)

Chillax Asia, the largest annual event by the Singapore Bakery & Confectionary Trade Association, returns this year with over 140 food, beverage, and confectionary exhibitors for a weekend showcase at Marina Bay Sands Expo Hall A from 25 to 27 July 2019. 


Over 80 trade events and competitions will take place over a span of three days, including:

  • Baker 4.0, where 200 top chefs will attempt to embrace technology to transform Singapore’s baking industry
  • Smart Technology Eatery, a fully unmanned mockup cafe
  • Launch of the newly minted Desserts Singapore Association and Singapore Entrepreneur Kit
  • Bi-Centennial Cake Decoration Championship in honour of the year-long commemorations in Singapore
  • Return of the Singapore Bake-A-Star Championship

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Cheeky @ Neil Road, Outram Park – Cafe by Day, Craft Beer Joint by Night (Media)

Every so often, a new entry joins Singapore’s burgeoning scene of self-proclaimed hipster cafes, bistros, and craft beer joints – so much so that it’s impossible to keep up with who’s coming and going.

Taking over the space previously held by Botanist (another cafe from my growing list of places that I never got to visit before they closed) on Neil Road is Cheeky, a cafe-by-day, craft-beer-joint-by-night establishment.


Like so many of its predecessors that have come and gone in our ever so fickle F&B landscape, Cheeky aims to break the mould by delivering “top-notch cafe fare with a twist or two”.
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