10 Must-Try Coffee Gems in Raffles Place

Feeling a little low in energy? Dozing off in a meeting? Getting through the work week ain’t easy! Guess what – your favourite cup of java is brewing nearby as Raffles Place has plenty of stylish cafés! Whether you are looking for a quick pick-me-up or taking your colleagues or friends for an aromatic escapade, Raffles Place is the home to various cafés that are a feast for the eyes and a delight to the senses. We have curated a list of our top coffee places just for you. If you have not ‘bean’ to some of them, you should really try them out!


The Social Kitchen

This outlet of The Social Kitchen recently celebrated its grand opening in April this year, being the ninth outlet in the region. Compared to their other cafes, this is the only outlet that has partnered up with Hinichijou, a renowned coffee brand known for its aromatic blends. With coffees that are strong in taste yet reasonable in price, pick up your favourite cuppa here while supporting the disadvantaged.

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Bank of Singapore Centre
63 Market Street, #01-02,
Singapore 048942
+65 8711 0668

Mondays to Fridays 7:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays


Seriously Coffee

Having back-to-back meetings but need to get your caffeine fix? Indulge in the artistry of Seriously Coffee’s expertly crafted coffees. Fom rich brews to smooth lattes and cappuccinos, every cup is meant to prepare you for the day. Grab a bite on-the-go with their delish array of toasts, rice bowls and cakes that will give your mood an extra boost.

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Collyer Quay Centre
16 Collyer Quay, #02-10
Singapore 049318
+65 9048 4593

Mondays to Fridays 8 AM – 5 PM
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays


The Coffee Academics

If you are a coffee enthusiast, you have to try The Coffee Academics! Brewed by highly trained baristas who are passionate about their craft, rest assured only their best brew is served to you. Some of their java gems include the Sugared Lattes series (using natural sugar) and the Espresso Soda series. If your love for coffee is so strong that you want to learn more about the craft, The Coffee Academics offers an opportunity to deepen your understanding and appreciation of the art of coffee making as they offer various coffee courses that’s open to everyone.

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Ocean Financial Centre
10 Collyer Quay, Lobby #01-03
Singapore 049315
+65 6909 8731

Mondays to Fridays 8 AM – 4 PM
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays


Upshot Coffee

With its first-ever establishment in Singapore, Upshot Coffee brings a wealth of experience spanning three generations in the art of producing exceptional coffee beans. With their deep-rooted expertise and close relationship with coffee plantations and local farmers, Upshot Coffee offers a unique selection of high-quality coffee products from Indonesia. Their distinctive concept of “From Tree to Cup” ensures that every step of the coffee production process is carefully managed under their own umbrella. So, you can savour the truly rich flavours in every cup. Whether you are savouring it alone or with friends, the white minimalist aesthetic of the café presents a cosy and inviting ambience.

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One Raffles Place
01 Raffles Place, #04-31,
Singapore 048616
+65 9230 5258

Mondays to Fridays 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturdays 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Closed on Sundays


Gloria Jean’s Coffees

Nothing can go wrong with a cup of Gloria Jean’s Coffees. Established in Illinois in 1979, this coffee chain has since blossomed into a global sensation with outlets spanning 40 countries. Bask in comfort and coffee aroma as you step into this café. Plus, its work-friendly seating is perfect for you to work or engage in quick business chats. 

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Republic Plaza
9 Raffles Place, #02 – 03,
Singapore 048619
+65 6957 8086

Mondays to Fridays 7 AM – 6 PM
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays

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Instagram: @gloriajeanscoffeessg


Flash Coffee

If you need coffee in a flash, Flash Coffee is an app-enabled café which allows you to order seamlessly via its app and pick it up at your convenience. Psst, you may be spoilt for choice by the attractive brews from its award-winning menu that come in budget-friendly prices.

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Royal Group Building
3 Phillip St, #01-01,
Singapore 048693

Mondays to Fridays 7:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays


The Clifford Café

The Clifford Café boasts not just its exquisite interior but also its array of artisanal coffees that are bound to awaken your senses. Whether you are engaging in important business discussions or seeking a peaceful retreat to work alone, The Clifford Café is set to impress you from seat to sip.

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Singapore Land Tower
50 Raffles Place, #01-01,
Singapore 048623
+65 6532 2400

Mondays to Fridays 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays


Surrey Hills Deli

Taste the aromatic brews at this Aussie-inspired café and be mesmerised by the vibrant flavours of Melbourne. Besides their artisanal coffees, Surrey Hills Deli is also well known for its fresh sandwiches, served alongside warm Australian hospitality. So, grab lunch while sipping a cup of coffee at Surrey Hills Deli to brighten up your day.

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Six Battery Road
6 Battery Road, #01-02,
Singapore 049909

Mondays to Fridays 8 AM – 9 PM
Saturdays 10 AM – 4 PM
Closed on Sundays


Bacha Coffee

For those who seek adventure in their every day, the enchanting world of Bacha Coffee awaits your discovery. Newly opened in Republic Plaza, the legendary brand offers an extensive collection of 100% Arabica coffees from around the globe. Enhance your at-home coffee ritual with over 200 varieties or find the perfect gift amongst their beautifully packed coffees and timeless accessories. Indulge in the takeaway counter where your chosen brew can be expertly prepared either hot or iced, allowing for the finest experience even while on the go.

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Republic Plaza
9 Raffles Place, #01-08,
Singapore 048619
+65 6711 1910

Mondays to Fridays 8 AM – 7 PM
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays



Marked as the coffee chain’s fifth store in Singapore, a visit to this % ARABICA kiosk at CapitaSpring not only perks you up but is also worth a visual treat to your socials. Decked with illuminated % logos all over the kiosk facade, and mini planter tiles to complement the greenery of CapitaSpring, one can easily spot this kiosk that is as alluring as the skyscraper.

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86 Market Street, #01-K2,
Singapore 048948

Mondays to Fridays 8 AM – 6 PM
Saturdays 8 AM – 3 PM
Closed on Sundays

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