Who doesn't love a sweet treat once in awhile, especially when that sweet treat is a glorious pile of pancakes stacked to the rafters? Whether you like your pancakes the American way, deliciously thick and fluffy, or want to feel fabulously French with a thin and delicate crepe, Singapore has a number of places serving up the best pancakes going. The big question, of course, is what topping do you choose? You might be a classic maple syrup kind of person, or prefer to mix things up a bit, by choosing different toppings such as ice cream and even bacon. Let's see what kind of toppings you can find in the city.
The ords 'all day breakfast' bring pleasure to the hearts of many, and Group Therapy Coffee have taken this on board, pancake style. For those of you around Duxton Road, try out one of Group Therapy's two types of pancakes on their breakfast menu. Those with a sweet tooth can give the pancake stack a try, which is topped with bananas, strawberries and honeycomb. Is your mouth drooling yet? Of course, do not feel left out if desserts just are not your preferred taste. You can also start your day off with the savoury pumpkin pancake from Group Therapy, which is finished with smoked salmon, hollandaise sauce and poached eggs.
International French bakery business Paul have become synonymous with fine pastries and crepes. With branches on Orchard Road and Marine Boulevard to name a couple, Paul can help to satisfy your crepe cravings in most areas of the city. You can keep it simple with a classic topping of sugar or chocolate sauce. Alternatively, choose to go 'à l'orange', with toppings of orange sauce, vanilla cream cheese and strawberries. Ideal for people who prefer their pancakes to be a bit thinner and crispier.
3.Clinton Street Baking Co. and Restaurant
Clinton Street originally started in New York, but the humble baking company have now spread across the world, and can be found in Tokyo, Bangkok, Dubai and Singapore. The Bugis and Arab Street district are in luck, as this is where Clinton Street have based themselves. If you are in the mood for some American pancakes with maple butter, then look no further, as Clinton Street will supply you. On top of the maple butter, you can add blueberries, banana walnut or chocolate chunks. The company hold a pancake month in February too, for those who can't get enough of them.
Not to be forgotten is Atlas Coffeehouse in Holland Village. Offering some seriously delicious-sounding American pancakes, it is definitely a place to get in your order when you are in need of a sugar boost. Their beautifully fluffy pancakes are served in two different ways. The Breakfast Strawberry Maple's toppings are strawberry compote, butter and maple drizzle. Atlas also have their signature Butterscotch Banana Pancake, which will definitely put a smile on your face. Caramelised banana, homemade butterscotch and honeycomb ice cream all sit on top of this pancake.
Have these pancakes and topping combinations got your tastebuds-a-tingling? They're all available at Deliveroo, who can deliver them to your door in no time.