Worldwide icon-chevron-right Asia icon-chevron-right Singapore icon-chevron-right Symmetry


Restaurants Rochor

Time Out says

Friendly warning! We're working hard to be accurate. But these are unusual times, so please check that venues remain open.

When historians decades from now catalogue the food culture of the 21st century, Symmetry will be their definitive example of a ‘hipster café’. Pop art posters, pre-loved trinkets, an indie music soundtrack, metal fixtures, and lots and lots of wood hang around the space, bordered on one end by a built-as-vintage brick wall. Thankfully, there’s substance beneath all this style.

While its brunch is popular, Symmetry’s lunch and dinner menus – which deviate from the standard café fare – are its real triumphs. Its signature saikyo miso cod and mentaiko carbonara ($24) is an umami bomb on the palate, while the crab claw hazelnut basil pesto ($22) hides chunks of crabmeat. The truffle fries are on the higher end of the price spectrum at $15, but the crispy shoestrings, salted just so and piled high in a bucket, are one of the better examples on this list.

Cap off your meal with a cold-brewed coffee ($7) – dripped over 9 to 12 hours – using single-origin beans from Papua New Guinea and served with a slice of orange. If you visit at night, Symmetry’s bar comes to life, shaking up original cocktails and pouring a well-stocked catalogue of cider, beer, sake, champagne and wine.



Address: 9 Jln Kubor
Opening hours: Mon 10.30am-9pm; Tue-Thu 10.30am-11pm; Fri 10.30am-midnight; Sat 9am-midnight; Sun 9am-7pm
Do you own this business?
You may also like
    Latest news