Whether you are a road warrior or just starting up without a fixed office, a go to place where you can get some work done while sipping a cup of cafe is very important. It’s generally a conducive environment which allows you to sit for hours, have free wifi and maybe a power outlet as well. Good lighting and comfortable seats will let you work for a longer period. Of course other perks would be if you like their coffee blend and perhaps their food as well.
1. Costa Coffee at Raffles City
If you are in City Hall area, Costa Coffee is the more conducive environment for working as compared to the ever crowded Starbucks.
Costa Coffee, Raffles City
252 North Bridge Road #01-45/45A (Beside Robinsons)
Daily 6.30am – 11.00pm
2. Selfish Gene Cafe at Duxton
If you are around Tanjong Pagar, Selfish Gene Cafe is the top choice to work from due to the good lighting and you can get a taste of chef Gene’s creations.
Selfish Gene Cage
40 Craig Road
Mon to Fri: 10am – 5.30pm
Sat & Sun: 9am – 5pm
3. Toby’s Estate at Robertson Quay
Toby’s Estate has a great view of the river and lovely ambience to make working there a joy.
8 Rodyk Street #01-03/04 Singapore
Daily: 7.30am – 6pm
4. Jones the Grocer at Dempsey
For those who drive and are in city area, Jones the Grocer is the perfect place to work as parking there is free. Space is aplenty and lighting is really good.
Jones the Grocer
#01-12 9 Dempsey Road
Daily: 9am – 11pm
5. Providore at Mandarin Gallery, Orchard
In Orchard area, Providore tops the list for a conducive working environment and people watching as well.
#02-05, Mandarin Gallery, 333A Orchard Road
Daily: 9am – 11pm
6. The Book Cafe, River Valley
Convenient street side parking makes The Book Cafe a pretty convenient destination to get some work done and do some reading as well.
The Book Cafe
20 Martin Road
Sun to Thu: 8.30am – 10.30pm
Fri & Sat: 8.30am – 12 midnight
If you some favourite haunts, feel free to share them with us!