RESTAURANTS/EATERIES

Japan Food Town shuttered on Feb 29, lease terminated by landlord Isetan for 'non-payment of certain sums'

Japan Food Town's website has posted a notice to say that it is closed, while its Facebook page lists promotions till Feb 25.

89-year-old Tan Hock Seng Cake Shop, famous for Hokkien pastries, will stay open for another year

SINGAPORE - For months, the fate of Tan Hock Seng Cake Shop, an 89-year-old bakery specialising in Hokkien pastries, was in limbo.

Some restaurants report cancellation in bookings as diners turn cautious

The Wuhan coronavirus has dampened feasting this Chinese New Year, with some restaurants reporting cancelled bookings as people become cautious about dining out.

Five Guys sells more than 1,000 burgers, 500 milkshakes on opening day

American burger joint Five Guys Singapore marked its launch at Plaza Singapura on Monday with about 100 people in line prior to the store's opening at 11am.

Food delivery firms tap new revenue streams as competition hots up

The market will eventually saturate and there is a need for players to expand to other services, said an expert.

Why restaurants in Singapore are opening and closing at record rates

Singapore is well known as a paradise for food lovers, but not so for restaurants that are finding it hard to stay open.

Grab a gourmet experience

Foodies alert, dining deals are up for grabs on the new Gourmet Tribe platform.

BreadTalk to buy food-court operator Food Junction for $80m

SINGAPORE - Food and beverage (F&B) player BreadTalk Group is looking to buy the entire stake in Food Junction Management (FJM), which operates food courts and F&B outlets in Singapore and...

Eateries using shared kitchen say Deliveroo not listing them on platform

Diners ordering in have enjoyed more options as shared kitchens spread across Singapore over the last two years.

ST Group Food acquires master franchise for NeNe Chicken in New Zealand

SINGAPORE - Newly-listed food and beverage (F&B) franchisee ST Group Food Industries Holdings has secured exclusive rights to the NeNe Chicken brand in New Zealand, it said in a bourse filing...

Deals platform Fave acquires two food-ordering apps in Singapore and Malaysia

SINGAPORE - As part of its ambition to be a super-app in South-east Asia, mobile payment and deals platform Fave has acquired two food-ordering startups in Singapore and Malaysia.