Singapore’s ﬁrst home concept Japanese cafe bar- Ippin Cafe Bar.
Ippin Cafe Bar is Singapore’s ﬁrst home concept Japanese cafe bar.
Every dream has a story and so is this cafe.
Ayumi Fujishiro left her original executive job in Japan after suﬀering temporary hearing loss, she was left to explore if there were more possibilities in life. Carrying a bold heart, Ayumi took on the adventurous road to Singapore to help her father set up IPPIN CAFE BAR in October 2014.
“We wanted a place where people can be themselves and enjoy everything a peaceful home oﬀers.” IPPIN CAFE BAR is the sort of place that is many things to many people - a hidden hangout, an unassuming lunch/dinner spot, a seat at the sake bar or a dress-down weekend date. If you weren’t speciﬁcally looking for IPPIN CAFE BAR, you could pass right by this unpretentious space along the swanky Mohamed Sultan Road. IPPIN CAFE BAR isn’t for the mere passerby - it’s a spot for those with a serious aﬀection for real Japanese food that taste like you’re truly home. It’s all delicious proof that comfort Japanese food doesn’t have to come in a roll when one of our (Japanese) customers feed backed that our dishes are “the classic Japanese home-style.” We’re happy.
What to expect in this homely concept interior cafe?
There are wooden shelves of premium Japanese snacks, condiments, cooking ingredients, teas, sake, and even paper ﬁber clothing, envelopes a sake bar and a kitchen used for Japanese meals home-cooking class ($85 with 20% oﬀ retail).
You can relax at one of the cozy tables for brunch, don’t freak out when few hours later, you ﬁnd yourself ordering dinner. And if you really want to take the experience with you, indulge in a sake food pairing ($15) that will remain far beyond dinner time.
For all sake lovers, this is definitely a place to check out!
Speak with the lovely sake sommelier for a food-friendly and price-friendly premium sake recommendation. (Ranges from $35 to $95 for 720ml) 2 new editions - Maruishi Brewery sakes are made from the yuzu from Ehime prefecture and strawberries from the Aichi prefecture respectively. They can be drank straight, on the rocks, or mixed with soda for a fun bubbly. A tangy tropical blend, without the perfume aftertaste. $34 (Yuzu, 500ml), $39 (Ichigo, 500ml). Alcohol content: 7%.
Oyakodon Set - $15
Enjoy the taste of mom's cooking but better than your mum! (Maybe)
Chicken & Egg on Rice!
Vegetable Stick - $5
Refreshing and healthy veggie stick (Carrot, Radish, Cucumber) with Wasabi mayo and green onion miso.
Niku Jaga (Pork and Potato Stew) - $5
This is a popular Japanese home cooked dish.
Good to go along with rice.
Tofu with 2 toppings -$5
Smooth and healthy tofu with Gyoza (Dumpling) sauce.
Beef Steak Set- $25
Enjoy beeg rib-eye steak with Wasabi/garlic soy sauce or Wasabi salt. Served with french fries, salad, rice & miso soup, mini dessert.
Yakisoba (Fried Noodles) Set - $12
Yakisoba is Japanese daily food!
Rice Ball with green onion miso - $5
Rice Ball is a "Soul Food" for Japanese!
Bread, Icecream and tea set- $12
"Bread in can" is made as a emergency food. Really amazing how they can makde it taste so nice and fluffy! Served with Grace Piece Tea.
Beer lovers can enjoy also come here and in the Kanazawa beer!
You be happy to know you can actually buy the ingredients used in most of their dishes sold at the cafe.
This nuts totally addictive! Once you pop, you seriously can’t stop. Comes in 3 ﬂavours: serious coﬀee, creamy strawberry and grassy matcha. Suwa Shoten Rattsu Nuts ($8/cup)
Get Premium Japanese snacks and drinks at affordable prices
Exclusively only available at IPPIN CAFE BAR, discover the beauty of each of these undeniably unique merchandise that travel all the way from Japan’s top prefectures to meet your tastebuds. One of them being:
Kanaya Brewery Amazake Rice Juice (500ml $18). This non-alcoholic, nutrient-rich sake relies on Hokuriku rice to impart a natural sweetness. A light, summer drink that appeals to children and adults alike. Many Japanese ladies drink Amazake for beautiful skin, truly a skin infusion to enjoy.
Ippin Cafe Bar offers so much more than a usual cafe.
If you like everything Japan, come down to Ippin Cafe Bar today and enjoy this special experience today! There are Free WIFI too!
IPPIN CAFE BAR - Japanese Makan & Drinks Place !
18 Mohamed Sultan Road Singapore 238967. Opens: 11:00am - 11:00pm
T: 6733 4794