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Oriole Coffee

Oriole Coffee + Bar

Café, Bar, and American Restaurant$$$$
Orchard Road, Singapore
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  • Prakash S.
    "Beef cheek is tender and tasty"(6 Tips)
    Jhun L.
    "The coconut thingy affogato is great"(6 Tips)
    Patrick W.
    "Try the competition coffee "citrus sin"!"(3 Tips)
    Charmaine Y.
    "The Sticky date pudding and the Cubano sandwich are awesome!"(4 Tips)
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  • sputneek
    sputneekFebruary 17, 2016
    One of the longer standing gourmet coffee hangouts with reliably strong brews and an ace location in the city centre for a shopping pitstop near Orchard Central/313 Somerset.
  • Lester C.
    Lester ChanJanuary 11, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Best coffee around Orchard! They takeaway counter closes at 5pm but the cafe/bar serves coffee till 11pm on Sun-Thu and 12am on Fri/Sat
  • George
    GeorgeAugust 29, 2014
    Good coffee (including competition coffee: a couple of coffee concoctions they come up with from time to time), tea, and outdoor seating for some people watching in the heart of Orchard Road.
  • Kars A.
    Kars AlfrinkJanuary 23, 2016
    I was skeptical going in because of the fancy interior and a list location. But the pour over coffee is well made and the beans are on point. Plus, only 5 SGD. Go.
  • Anna R.
    Anna RagenJuly 12, 2012
    Must try the spicy calamari. It's not your usual batter-fried stuff. Each squid ring is coated with a masala and paprika rub which gives it a tangy, spicy flavour.
  • Jin Ngee C.
    Jin Ngee ChiaNovember 17, 2015
    Proper flat white using double espresso shots. You taste the difference from other places who claim a flat white when it is just a latte.
  • Kristin M.
    Kristin MdashOJanuary 19, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Interiors, look plus menu on offer, are new & improved but yellow cups & saucies remain. (Brand new heavies, en #mas)
  • Lester C.
    Lester ChanMay 25, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Best coffee you can get in Orchard. It also serves the best fish and chips I eaten in Singapore!
  • Fredrik S.
    Fredrik StenbeckNovember 29, 2013
    This was a disappointment. Went for the Cappu (always do when I test the quality) with a bad result, almost the same as a latte. Great beans though! Now removed from my Great Coffee in Singapore list. Read more
  • Annabelle K.
    Annabelle KittykitkatOctober 4, 2011
    Beef cheek tagliatalle: the cow must have been slapped silly bcos the meat is soooo tender & flavorful. I'm surprised it's even still intact even after my teeth sink into this dish. 
  • Julian C.
    Julian ChowAugust 7, 2011
    Try the beef cheek tagiatelle, fish and chips and the Jamaican "Jerk" chicken. Oh, and if you're here on Saturdays there's a live band from 8pm - 10pm
  • Stephanie S.
    Stephanie ShiJune 25, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The Cubano sandwich is hands down one of the best sandwiches you can get in Singapore. Deceptively simple but full of flavour and texture. Yums!
  • Ting
    TingAugust 22, 2014
    Good location. Usually crowded. Been here three times and still not convinced with the claim that this place serves the best coffee in town.
  • Miguel B.
    Miguel BernasNovember 7, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    They "vegetarian-ized" a dish for us. The waiter didn't hesitate for a second. He just said, "Sure, we can do that." Very rare in everything-by-the-book Singapore. Thumbs up!
  • Lester C.
    Lester ChanNovember 9, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The cafe is under going renovations. Will re open again in mid-December 2014. They have a temporary stall outside selling coffee till 3pm daily
  • Ted C.
    Ted ChooJuly 29, 2012
    Alway like coming here. Nice ambience and good food! Coffee is great! Always the traditionalist with the picolo latte.
  • Cassie F.
    Cassie FongAugust 30, 2011
    The desserts are awesome, ETON MESS! you gotta try it; definitely nothing lesser than a taste of heaven for the sweet tooth!
  • Jc X.
    Jc XuJune 21, 2013
    Great ambience! Great place to chill and rest after a long day of shopping with your gf.
  • Zhong H.
    Zhong HongJuly 6, 2014
    Ordered butter milk chicken and salmon Benedict. The taste was heavenly!! I recommend ppl to try it.
  • Benjamin S.
    Benjamin SooAugust 24, 2015
    Really would come back for their cubano and sticky date pudding
  • Johahn B.
    Johahn BhurrutJune 12, 2010
    Never get yourself a fresh juice here. When asked whether it's freshly squeezed, the waitress explained: It's from the bottle with a label that reads freshly squeezed. Wow.
  • Antony I.
    Antony IsoardiJune 1, 2015
    Been here 100+ times
    The espresso here is exceptional. Definitely my favorite in Somerset.
  • Joanna
    JoannaJuly 11, 2015
    Avoid! On a first look: healthy & gluten-free options but all is loaded with sugar including kale salad. Unfortunately their espresso drinks are bad - burnt, overexteacted and piccolo is huge!
  • fundamentallyflawed
    fundamentallyflawedAugust 22, 2014
    Had the Southern Fried chicken and waffles that day. What we got was tasteless chicken from a packet and 3/4 a waffle doused in an overly sweet maple bourbon sauce. Avoid this dish.
  • Jhun L.
    Jhun LeongMarch 27, 2015
    The coconut thingy affogato is great
  • Tash Z.
    Tash ZJanuary 27, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Death cream is sooooo good! Then again I'm a cream lover
  • Catherine L.
    Catherine LingOctober 4, 2015
    The Reuben sandwich has coffee-cured salt beef. And chili dusted fries!
  • Eileen L.
    Eileen LinOctober 20, 2014
    Good coffee makes one happy !! Love their flatwhite !
  • Sammy P.
    Sammy PanamugaApril 22, 2011
    fish n chips can be shared by two. love the shaved Parmesan hidden amongst the chips.
  • Deborah S.
    Deborah SawyerAugust 5, 2011
    Try the Chili Chocolate Mocha. Great blend of thick chocolate, fresh roasted coffee, and chili essence
  • Lina Y.
    Lina YippyApril 19, 2015
    Felt so sleepy during the broad day afternoon. Maybe due to dimmed light in the cafe.
  • Martina M.
    Martina MaitanJuly 20, 2014
    Satisfied portion for a green salad with feta, 19$. Ok service.
  • Denise Q
    Denise QApril 9, 2015
    Try the Mad Milk - #macadamia #almond #dates (via @Foodspotting)
  • Liz G.
    Liz GasteinnMarch 9, 2016
    Another GREAT find; love Love LOVE the Picollo espresso💗
  • Ken D.
    Ken DmanJuly 21, 2011
    The service is good.. Got a bottle of wine, and the wait staff comes often to refill out glasses! :)
  • Grant M.
    Grant MatthewsDecember 13, 2012
    Best Eggs Benedict in town. Head there early on Sat/Sun
  • Brigette T.
    Brigette ThenApril 6, 2010
    Love it! Wonderful idea to have refreshing menu changes so frequently; though tough on the chef (kudos). Good taste & great pricing.
  • Takashi T.
    Takashi TokunagaApril 29, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Raven bean is suggested if you prefer espresso with sweet & no acid taste
  • Charmaine Y.
    Charmaine YikJuly 20, 2012
    The Sticky date pudding and the Cubano sandwich are awesome!
  • Felix K.
    Felix KerApril 15, 2010
    Quite a nice place to have a meal and chill with your friends. I remember having main course and it didn't cost more than 20 bucks.
  • Josh Q.
    Josh Q.February 27, 2011
    Great coffee and good food!! Def a place worth trying and to visit again!!
  • huieee
    huieeeJanuary 14, 2015
    beef cheek tagliatelle! yum
  • Lionel L.
    Lionel LimApril 28, 2016
    Try to get a seat indoors when the sun is still out. It was hot when I was there.
  • Sid D.
    Sid DasApril 15, 2013
    One of the best potato wedges in Singapore. DI wait for it VINE
  • George
    GeorgeMay 9, 2015
    Great for people watching. Oh and the coffee's good too!
  • Indira C.
    Indira ChristianiJuly 29, 2013
    Great coffee in dim light atmosphere, feeling awake and yet sleepy lol.
  • Josephine C.
    Josephine CApril 14, 2013
    The food here is mot recommended. The fish n friea taste the same! !
  • Nicole M.
    Nicole MorrisseyJanuary 2, 2012
    Garlic prawn risotto below avg. nice prawns but risotto cmi
  • Michelle T.
    Michelle TeoFebruary 21, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    the honey crumble affogato is soooo delish - how can one go wrong with ice cream, espresso and honey crumble? mmm.
  • Annabelle K.
    Annabelle KittykitkatOctober 4, 2011
    You dont know what you're missing out if you forgo Piccolo latte & chilli choc mocha!
  • Vian
    VianJuly 21, 2015
    1 for 1 wine from 3pm to 9pm. Not those tasteless wine.. Worth to try :)
  • Rachel
    RachelNovember 8, 2013
    oh gosh~ the mocha milkshake is sooooo sweet that all I could taste was sugar~~ ><
  • Veron @ Sparklette.net
    Nice Philly Cheesesteak and coffee art. Pictures and full review at http://sparklette.net/food/oriole-cafe/ Read more
  • Diane F.
    Diane FangFebruary 3
    Free wifi, good location away from shopping crowd but still close enough.
  • Jared M.
    Jared MajabaOctober 5, 2013
    The mocha and the chocolate fudge cake is not bad...
  • lynnder
    lynnderNovember 5, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    love e honeycomb affogato. one of e best I've tried. capellini crabmeat kinda dry
  • Agnes X.
    Agnes XueDecember 23, 2011
    Very good service received from Mr Yoga! Role model in service line!
  • Ange S.
    Ange SimMay 30, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Oooh, renovated. Ventilation could be better.
  • John L.
    John LanganMarch 26, 2010
    The Cubano, although not huge, is one of the best tasting sandwiches I've had in Singapore
  • Wazi D.
    Wazi DzulkifliMay 20, 2015
    The Reuben sandwich was pretty good.
  • Sarah P.
    Sarah PJanuary 23, 2011
    The sticky pudding is to die for!! You must try it!!
  • danny D.
    danny DMarch 9, 2010
    Risotta crispy salted cod fish, bangers n mash are pretty good. Wine n beer 6 dollars before 8pm
  • Louie C.
    Louie CuJune 3, 2014
    Food is so so ~ mostly bland and non exciting. Steak had some mismatched (indian spiced) sauce in its fries. Would not dare bring friends here.
  • Dolores H.
    Dolores HazlewoodMarch 1, 2015
    Flat white was quite well made. Service was friendly.
  • Delicia T.
    Delicia Tan-SeetJanuary 22, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the Chicken Tikka if you're into fingerfood, for a main course, I'd recommend the Beef Cheek Tagliatelle
  • Denise Q
    Denise QApril 9, 2015
    Try the Carlsberg Pint (via @Foodspotting)
  • Edward M.
    Edward MaddenApril 19, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    The BLT Sandwich here is really very good.
  • Robert B.
    Robert B.February 3, 2012
    Should change their name to Bistro & Bar if there's an 8pm cutoff time serving coffee. Saw 3 tables of people leave because they expected hot coffee.
  • Gina L.
    Gina LyonsJuly 14, 2011
    Go there from 5-8 (sun-thurs) for $7 house wines and beer.
  • Andrew C.
    Andrew CalvertSeptember 7, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    Great coffee here and the veal parmigiana is pretty good too.
  • Ally F.
    Ally FooJanuary 16, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Their hot latte is so great that I always go back for more!
  • Timothy N.
    Timothy NguiSeptember 18, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Try their coffee or head just opposite and try bedrock steaks!!
  • Ciprian T.
    Ciprian TutuSeptember 18, 2015
    Staff with attitude and one of the weakest cold brews I've ever had. Pass.
  • N H.
    N HSeptember 4, 2015
    Flat white not great. Lacking a good coffee taste. Sticky date pudding, however, wasn't that bad at all :)
  • Qiao Ling W.
    Qiao Ling WooDecember 4, 2010
    Great tiramisu!!!! Cosy environment. Niceeee
  • Steven K.
    Steven KokApril 18, 2016
    Came here for breakfast, he food is so so, the coffee is ok, at least has some "uumph"!!
  • Eva H.
    Eva HuseinJuly 18, 2010
    Hot capucino is so recommended ;) wondering where they get the coffee,its so alive on your mouth
  • Tracy
    TracyJanuary 20, 2013
    A place to chill after a really hard day.
  • T Derrick L.
    T Derrick LooJune 20, 2010
    Try e competition coffee, chilli mocha. a tint of chilli flavor.
  • eileen l.
    eileen leeJuly 5, 2010
    everyone raves bout the coffee here, but personally, mine didn't live up to the hype. my pick? cafe beviammo at Tanglin Mall.
  • May L.
    May LingApril 21, 2013
    $1 meatballs after 8pm on weekdays :D
  • Dominic L.
    Dominic LeongNovember 7, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Here for brunch? Don't get the big breakfast. It isn't big at all.
  • Gregory C.
    Gregory ChanOctober 13, 2011
    Worstest ice lemon tea I had in my life... EVER. Waiter's face actually registered disappointment when we didn't order his recommendation of their "popular" sticky date pudding. WTF!
  • Debora S.
    Debora SimorangkirJuly 10, 2013
    honey crumble affogato for snack :9
  • ly S.
    ly ShmilyApril 1, 2012
    best food around town n cosy environment
  • Phil A.
    Phil AskeyOctober 11, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Prawn spaghetti is excellent
  • Ee Leen
    Ee LeenOctober 13, 2014
    Kinda disappointed. English breakfast is average. Low quality coffee bean produce low quality coffee. Expensive price.
  • Annabelle K.
    Annabelle KittykitkatOctober 20, 2011
    Fish, chips, booze & babes... What can be better than this?
  • Shuxian H.
    Shuxian HOctober 10, 2010
    Sunday brunch from 10.30am to 3pm. Slightly overpriced for the portion served. French toast was good though.
  • Milton S.
    Milton SauMarch 2, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Last order for coffee at 8pm; a tad too early for night owls. Hope Oriole changes this policy soon.
  • Peter K.
    Peter KatuchJune 15, 2013
    crowded, noisy, expensive, unfriendly stuff. they maybe make a good coffee here (nothing exceptional anyway), but I don't like the place
  • azwan a.
    azwan a.November 6, 2014
    Flat White was awesome.
  • Kate R.
    Kate RoseSeptember 4, 2011
    Oh yeah. Probably a trendy place, service good but honestly, food is shit. Stale scones and average coffee. The scones are tiny too, not like real scones.
  • Kenneth P.
    Kenneth PintoFebruary 17, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Had the Honey Crumble Affogato. Great ice cream and coffee.
  • Patrick W.
    Patrick WooDecember 28, 2011
    Try the competition coffee "citrus sin"!
  • Andrea M.
    Andrea MonniSeptember 5, 2014
    Their espresso is way too acidic.
  • Alder A.
    Alder AdlersonDecember 30, 2014
    Wifi password is iloveoriolecoffee (no spaces) as of Dec 2014.
  • ullyss
    ullyssApril 4, 2010
    Tried the Chili mocha here, really good finish, will try the food here another day
  • Charlie P.
    Charlie PhuaOctober 17, 2010
    No better way to end the weekend with a drink with ur loved ones here during happy hour :)
  • Timothy N.
    Timothy NguiJanuary 28, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Try the prawn Bruchetta. It's great for finger food!
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