SANRIO CHARACTER-THEMED POMPOMPURIN CAFÉ OPENS ITS FIRST SOUTHEAST ASIA OUTLET
POMPOMPURIN Café officially opens its doors on 18th April 2016 and is located at
181 Orchard Road #04-08, Orchard Central, Singapore 238896.
Thanks @pompompurincafesg and @touchprandevents for having me earlier at their media preview. Congrats on your first #Pompompuri Cafe opening in Singapore, at at 181 Orchard Road #04-08, @OrchardCentral , Singapore 238896. Fans of #Pompompuri can visit @pompompurincafesg from tomorrow (18 Apr 2016). Love the Coconut Milk Curry Chicken Rice, it's flavorful and the dish is so instagram-worthy! So kawaiiii!!! #pompompurincafeSG #PompompurinSG #orchardroad #orchardcentral #japanese #sanrio
Highly coveted by local fans in Japan and visitors from abroad, the adorable Sanrio character-themed POMPOMPURIN Café made its grand entrance at Orchard Central (Singapore) on 18th April 2016, marked its first foray into the Southeast Asia market. Covering an area of 1,900sqf, café-goers can expect an authentic experience on all-things-POMPOMPURIN at the café, including a menu of cutesy-styled food and beverages, character-themed merchandise, and Japanese service – all enveloped in the adorableness and charm of POMPOMPURIN.
Introducing Kawaii to the heart of Singapore’s main shopping belt
Every POMPOMPURIN Cafe in the world takes on a different theme that suits the local likes and culture.Conceptualized by Sanrio Japan, it is no surprise that POMPOMPURIN Café Singapore takes on a “Garden City” theme, inspired by the lush greenery that lines the streets and packs the parks of our little island.
Patrons walking into the famous café will be greeted by the signature POMPOMPURIN Gate followed by the picturesque POMPOMPURIN & Friends Tree. Within the café that has a total seating capacity of 78 pax, customers’ every turn will leave them gushing over the café’s interior settings from Purin wallpaper, cutleries to table mats. Café patrons can also request to sit at one of the four 4-seaterbooth “Tomodachi House” (translated as Friends House), each featuring one of Purin’s friends – Bagel the Squirrel, Coconut the Monkey, Mint the Frog and Macaroon the Golden Retriever.
With high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, white-washed walls and an added touch of green plants, patrons will be whipping out their phones to capture keepsakes all around.
When asked what were the factors in bringing POMPOMPURIN Café to Singapore, Managing Director of Create Restaurants Asia, Mr. Kawaguchi Kiyoshi explained, “Purin was ranked #1 in the SanrioCharacter ranking in 2015, which is a testament of his popularity around the world. Bringing POMPOMPURIN Café to Singapore will finally fulfill the dreams of his Singapore fans. With Purin’s cheery disposition and adorable personality, we are also confident that he will win the hearts of new customers, both young and old alike.”
POMPOMPURIN Café’s Grand Menu will be made available in Singapore where diners can select from a variety of main dishes, set meals, beverages and delectable desserts. With almost one-third of the ingredients being imported from Japan, patrons of the café can treat their taste buds to authentic Japanese flavours and feast their eyes on the signature POMPOMPURIN plating.
Bring home a POMPOMPURIN mug
Fans of POMPOMPURIN will be glad to know that they can take home a piece of the café, in the form of a POMPOMPURIN mug. With every order of a dish that is marked with the POMPOMPURIN mug logo, a brand new mug will be presented complimentary to the diner at the end of the meal.
Taco Rice in a Cup of Friendship (S$19.99)
Revel in this lovely plate of Pompompurin and his best friend, Muffin the hamster! The recommended method of eating this Mexican taco-inspired dish is to overturn the perfectly-sculpted rice and sour cream onto the bed of tasty meat sauce and vegetables.
Mushroom & Bacon Carbonara (S$26.99)
An alternative pasta for diners who prefer something creamy. The pasta, cooked till perfection is mixed with a creamy Carbonara sauce decked with generous chunks of king oyster mushrooms, shimeji mushrooms, and bacon. Each order comes with a brand new POMPOMPURIN mug.
POMPOMPURIN’s Coconut Milk Chicken Curry (S$17.99)
A tantalising dish made up of fresh chicken chunks and mild coconut curry, topped off with an adorable POMPOMPURIN head-shaped rice. Garnished with bright, crunchy vegetables.
Spaghetti Napolitana (S$26.99)
Cookies & Cream Caramel Latte(S$11.99)
Love Love Hot Marshmallow Latte(S$12.99)
The café will also house adorable POMPOMPURIN merchandise, from handbags, water tumblers to plush toys.)
POMPOMPURIN Café is located at:
181 Orchard Road #04-08, Orchard Central, Singapore 238896
Tel: +65 6509 8672
POMPOMPURIN Café is open daily, from 11am to 10.30pm (last order at 10pm)
Takeaway services are not available
No reservations, walk-in only
Corporate bookings are negotiable