TL;DR – Weekends were made for brunch.
Weekends are for rest, and if you need to escape from the usual hustle and bustle over the weekends, going to a garden-themed cafe might help bring you some respite. You’ll be surprised to know there are quite pretty good ones in Singapore to check out!
1. Grounded by CMCR
Located above Common Man Coffee Roasters café in Robertson Quay, Grounded is a stylish and light-flooded space where you can relax for hours. Sharing its space with a Yoga Movement studio, you can expect to see good-looking yogis (though occasionally sweaty) lingering around the leafy al fresco patio before and after their class.
Address: 22 Martin Road #02-00, Singapore 239058
Opening Hours: Mon – Sun: 7:30am – 6pm
Located along Rangoon Road, Enchanted is a charming cafe that is both fantasy and garden-themed. Step into this fairy-tale land and be greeted by a magical garden and a large collection of fantasy books. The decor includes twigs and potted plants hanging from the ceiling, fairy lights draping down branches and across the walls, and mismatched tables and chairs.
Address: 88 Rangoon Road, Singapore 218374
Opening Hours: Tues – Fri: 11am – 10pm, Sat: 10am – 11pm, Sun: 10am – 9pm
3. PS Cafe Harding Road
PS.Cafe has been an iconic brunch spot in Singapore with its chic interior, lush greenery, signature truffle fries and sinful sticky date pudding. Nestled in the Dempsey area, PS Cafe Harding Road is just the place for lazy afternoons or romantic dates.
Address: 28B Harding Road, Singapore 249549
Opening Hours: Sun – Thurs: 8am – 11pm, Fri, Sat & PH: 8am – 12am
4. Open Farm Community
Nestled in the Dempsey area, Open Farm Community features an edible garden concept where you can get in touch with the food you eat by understanding how fresh ingredients are grown and what exactly goes onto your plate.
Address: 130E Minden Road, Singapore 248819
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri: 12pm -4pm, 6pm – 10pm; Sat, Sun & PH: 11am – 4pm, 6pm – 10pm
5. Prive Chijmes
Located in a lush garden, Privé Chijmes has the perfect casual atmosphere for a relaxing date where you can immerse yourself in the charm and architecture of Chijmes and watch the afternoon go by.
Address: 30 Victoria Street #01-33, Singapore 187996
Opening Hours: Mon – Thurs: 11:30am – 12am, Fri & Eve of PH: 11:30am – 1am, Sat & PH: 10am – 1am, Sun: 10am – 12am
6. Riders Cafe
Located in the Bukit Timah Saddle Club, Riders Cafe will make you feel like you’re in in Singapore with all that greenery and horses around. The breakfasts are super popular so reservations are highly recommended!
Address: 51 Riders Cafe, Singapore 286965
Opening Hours: Tues – Thurs: 8am – 9pm, Fri – Sat: 8am – 10pm, Sun: 8am – 9pm
7. Boufe Boutique Cafe
Tucked away in a charming and discrete nook at Phoenix Park, Boufe Cafe is a charming, minimalist cafe where you can enjoy classic brunch dishes, Instagrammable desserts complete with a good cuppa. Enjoy a lazy weekend brunch with your girlfriends, your date or even some me time at the beautiful al fresco area with a book.
Address: 308 Tanglin Road #01-01 Phoenix Park, Singapore 247974
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri: 8am – 7pm, Sat – Sun: 9am – 7pm
8. Timbre @ Gillman
Set amidst lush green foliage, Timbre @ Gillman is one of three Timbre locations and the sort of place to kick back and unwind. Located in the quiet area of Gillman Barracks, a former military barracks, there is a large sprawling open green space for children to run around while adults finally get a moment to enjoy some peace and quiet.
Address: 9A Lock Road, Gillman Barracks, Singapore 108926
Opening Hours: Mon – Thurs: 4pm – 11:30pm, Fri, Sat & eve of PH: 5pm – 12:30am