Tim Ho Wan
Tan Yeok Nee House
Singapore's sole surviving example of a traditional Chinese mansion, elegant Tan Yeok Nee House was built in 1885 as the townhouse of a...
Film and nostalgia buffs will appreciate this pocket-sized silver-screen museum, housed in Singapore's first high-rise building. The...
Battle Box Museum
Visit the Battle Box Museum , the former command post of the British during WWII, and get lost in the eerie and deathly quiet 26-room...
Started off as a local-movie theatre and soon ran out of steam (erm, someone doing the business plan should have realised there are...
Kith kicks butt on several levels. It opens when many Singapore cafes are still snoozing, it offers free wi-fi and cool magazines, the...
01-29A/52, Plaza Singapura, 68 Orchard Rd · interesting places nearby
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Hong Kong's Michelin-starred dumpling peddler is now steaming in Singapore, with the same queues (head in after 8.30pm) and tick-the-boxes order form. While nothing compares to the original (the Singapore branches need to import many of the raw ingredients), the recipes are the same and the results still pretty spectacular. Must-trys include the sugary baked buns with barbecue pork and the plump prawn dumplings.