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Forty Hands

#222 of 8,928 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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78 Yong Siak Street | #01-12, Singapore 163078, Singapore
+65 6225 8545
08:00 - 19:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place each time I am in this area. Coffee is great and the sandwich is one of the best here. U can pay by credit card and the plain water is on the house. Take note cafe shuts at 6pm and you can park behind the place in the public carpark

Thank takewee
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157 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good place to hang out with your friends or when you just want some time to yourself. The food is a bit of a hit and miss. Sometimes it's good and sometimes it can be better. Had the falalel this time. Dry and disappointing.

Thank Jenise L
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82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice looking place, in a very nice neighbourhood. You have to wait a bit for a table so your expectations become a bit higher. Food on the menu looks good but unfortunately the taste isn't that great. The Avo on toast didn't have a nice structure and was to creamy. Veggie salad was really bad and tasteless. A pity because... More 

Thank Rene M
Bangkok, Thailand
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even this place is not near our hotel at all, but we love to go there. Heard many good recommend for this place as one of the good for coffee cafe that you should visit when you go to Singapore. The food and the coffee is impressed us. You should try. Better to go early for holiday, otherwise will be... More 

Thank napasornbee
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192 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good breakfast stop and very popular with locals. Granola with fruit excellent, coffee great quality as is the orange juice. Croissants a treat. Altogether a good option.

Thank HertsNeil
Daejeon, South Korea
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71 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came for after lunch coffee, and the line was quite packed. Had to wait for around 20mins before we got to be seated. Tried the cold-brew and found nothing special with it. Place is a bit noisy, but maybe it's because the rush hour.

Thank mbulss
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to locate,1 busstop away from Tiong Bahru mrt! No much food choice very typical hipster cafe in this Neighbourhood! But staff was friendly and nice!

Thank poyosann
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for a break or even do some work in a trendy yet quiet space, great shops around the area for a full visit to the neighborhood.

Thank Alex C
Perth, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little cafe owned by a West Australian. If your in Tiong Bahru and need a caffeine fix, check it out.

Thank loganm79
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Located around tiong bahru area . They offer coffee from common man . Do try their famous egg ben with juciy beef steak .

Thank Anton L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Yong Siak Street | #01-12, Singapore 163078, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6225 8545
Recently opened, this café serves ethically sourced coffee and a range of gourmet sandwiches and pastries.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?