5 condominiums to rent that are close to Singapore's top food spots
If you're a foodie looking for a place to rent, here are the top picks that are located near food havens.
Singaporeans love to eat – that much is obvious. And if you’re a night owl who constantly gets food cravings in the wee hours of the morning, these five condominiums, located a stone’s throw away from some of the island’s best supper spots, might just be the place for night owls to rent and roost in.
1. WARNER COURT
- District: D10
- Nearest MRT: Holland Village
- Units: 36
- Average PSF rent price: S$3
- Best food nearby: Restaurants, bars, and Holland Village Market
Warner Court is just a few minutes away from the Holland Village stretch of restaurants, bars and pubs. There’s a plethora of good food here, including Park at Holland Village, which is a cafe by day and bistro by night as well as Rumours Bar And Grill, which is famous for their 1.2kg Fiorentina steak.
If you fancy something a little more local (and wallet-friendly), check out Holland Village Market. Some of the stalls open all the way till 12am.
2. THE RED HOUSE
- District: D15
- Nearest MRT: Marine Parade
- Units: 42
- Average PSF rent price: S$3.40
- Best food nearby: Katong
If you frequent the Katong area, you might have walked past The Red House a few times, or even had coffee at its Heavenly Wang outlet. But here’s what you might not know: It is a residential-retail-lifestyle heritage development and there are units for rent upstairs.
Living here is any foodie’s dream come true. Just pop downstairs and you’ll be met with an entire belt of cafes, bars and restaurants. If you fancy some Mexican, there’s Lower East Side Tacqueria. In the mood for Peranakan? Head to Baba Chews Bar And Eatery just across the road. The famous 328 Katong Laksa and lobster restaurant Pince & Pints are also on the same stretch.
3. KENSINGTON PARK
- District: D19
- Nearest MRT: Lorong Chuan, Kovan, Hougang
- Units: 316
- Average PSF rent price: S$2.10
- Best food nearby: Chomp Chomp Food Centre
If you live in Kensington Park, chances are, you’ll find yourself heading to Chomp Chomp Food Centre for supper every single day. But don't limit yourself to hawker fare; more food options await at My Village at Serangoon Garden, which range from artisan baked treats to tonkatsu and steak.
4. LE REGAL
- District: D14
- Nearest MRT: Aljunied
- Units: 88
- Average PSF rent price: S$4
- Best food nearby: Geylang
Yes, it is close to the infamous red light district but it is also home to some of the best eats in Singapore. In fact, Le Regal is right smack on a bustling street of restaurants. At its doorstep is Eminent Frog Porridge. Further down the road, you'll find a charcoal BBQ restaurant, a Chinese-style eatery specialising in mala, and the famous Leong Kee (Klang) Bak Kut Teh. Walk on and you’ll see Geylang Famous Beef Kway Teow, and Geylang Lor 9 Fresh Frog Porridge.
5. CITY SQUARE RESIDENCES
- District: D08
- Nearest MRT: Farrer Park
- Units: 910
- Average PSF rent price: S$3.70
- Best food nearby: Swee Choon
City Square Residences scores pretty highly when it comes to amenities – both Farrer Park MRT and City Square Mall are located right across the road. If the food in the mall doesn’t cut it for you, there is plenty of Indian eateries and restaurants around. There's also Swee Choon Tim Sum Restaurant, which opens till 6am everyday.
This article first appeared on 99.co.