February 8, 2017
For those who fancy the more artisanal produce that can’t be found in regular supermarkets, we’ve got you covered.
Aside from the major supermarket chains including Cold Storage and NTUC, there are in fact, many other niche grocers in Singapore that stock sustainable and organic gourmet products.
If you have an “atas” palate that can only be satisfied by the most exquisite ingredients, or perhaps, you are sourcing them specifically for a special meal, you definitely have to visit some of these gourmet grocers.
Whet your appetites with these string of gourmet grocers in Singapore the next time you go grocery shopping.
Located at Outram Road, Foodie Market Place is a quaint grocer that supplies all your daily necessities right in the neighbourhood of Tiong Bahru. As the name suggests, this is a popular haunt where foodies will flock to for their grocery shopping needs.
One of the main specialties of this market is definitely their selection of chilled beef, lamb, and of course, baby back ribs. With fresh cuts at an affordable price, the meats here are a real steal in comparison to most butcheries. They also carry various forms of olive oil, spices and seasonings that you can use to marinate your meats with.
Address: Foodie Market Place, 225 Outram Road, Singapore 169038 | Opening Hours: Tuesday – Friday (11am – 8pm), Saturday & Sunday (9am – 6pm), Closed on Mondays | Tel: 6224 3290 | Facebook
If you’re looking for an organic grocer that stocks gluten and allergen-free products, Ryan’s Grocery is your best bet. Not only does the grocery feature products imported exclusively from Australia and Europe, it also has an in-house butchery that serves quality organic meats.
Owners Wendy and Sebastian Chia are dedicated to bringing in produce to support those with special dietary needs, just like their son Ryan who happens to be the namesake of the grocery. Stocking healthier and more nutritious options, they are an exclusive carrier of brands such as, 1-2-3 Gluten Free, Great Southern Truffle and Health Nut Foods.
Inside the store, you will find a full-service butchery that sells a whole range of hormone and antibiotic-free chickens and porks, along with grass fed certified organic Blackwood Valley Beef from Western Australia. With everything from Striploin to Ribeye and Shabu Shabu to Yakiniku, customers patronising the store will have a wide variety of cuts to choose from.
Address: Ryan’s Grocery, 29 Binjai Park, Singapore 589831 | Opening Hours: Monday – Wednesday, Friday – Sunday (9am – 7pm), Closed on Thursdays | Tel: 6463 3933 | Website
Want to live healthier, more organically and as sustainably as possible? Well then, SuperNature is the shopping-stop for you. Carrying a comprehensive range of organic and natural foods along with supplements and natural remedies, they prove that eating clean can be easy.
The highlight of the store would probably be the wide array of organic fruits and vegetables on display. Air-flown, these produce are guaranteed to be fresh and in season, which is why they have such a strong customer base.
Address: SuperNature, 583 Orchard Road, B1-05/09 Forum, Singapore 238884 | Opening Hours: 10am – 7.30pm daily | Tel: 6854 7399 | Website
With the motto of sharing good food, The Providore Grocery constantly stocks products that are both wholesome and nourishing. Set within a spacious and industrial setting, the grocery is located in the heart of PasarBella farmer’s market.
Divided in neat sections, they showcase items such as, pantry staples, organic whole food products, fresh fruits and vegetables, and even homeware. They are also known for carrying artisanal spirits, boutique wines and craft beers on their shelves.
Address: 200 Turf Club Road, PasarBella at The Grandstand #02-K55, Singapore 287994 | Opening Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays (10am – 6pm), Wednesdays, Thursdays & Sundays (10am – 8pm), Fridays, Saturdays and Eve of PH (10am – 9pm) | Tel: 6468 9766 | Website
Four Seasons Gourmet Market is one that seasoned grocery shoppers would definitely not want to pass out on. Selling exclusive items, this supermarket carries a plethora of top international brands from across the globe.
Expect to find fresh produce from countries like Korea and Japan, ham imported from Spain and a wide selection of wines from many different countries. To cater to customers’ convenience, they even take the liberty to deliver products right to your doorstep.
Address: Four Seasons Gourmet Market, 8A Marina Boulevard, #B2-49, Marina Bay Link Mall, Singapore 018984 | Opening Hours: 10am – 10pm daily | Tel: 6634 4629 | Facebook
Founded by Ryan and Andre Huber, Huber’s butchery is Singapore’s best preium meat and sausage purveyor. Offering a wide variety of meats such as game meat, sausages and cold meats. These cuts can be prepared anyway you want with the experience of professional butchers on the site.
As a modernised butchery, you can even place orders on their website, which is something most local supermarket can’t do.
Dedicated to bringing you the very best meat products, customers are guaranteed high quality cuts that taste exceptional. Unlike the regular meat counter, the entire handling process is also done in-house, ensuring that the meats are kept as fresh as possible.
Address: Huber’s Butchery, 22 Dempsey Road Singapore 249679 | Opening Hours: Monday – Friday (9.30am – 8pm), Saturday, Sunday & PH (9.30am – 7pm) | Tel: 6737 1488 | Website
Jones The Grocer is dedicated to providing the very best epicurean products for foodies. Sourced and selected from all around the globe, the natural ingredients they bring in are also featured in their eatery which serves delicious all day brunch dishes.
Expect to find Singapore’s largest walk-in temperature controlled cheese room along with deli counters and bakery stations when you shop here. Their shelves are known to hold everything you could possibly need; be it canned, bottled or packaged.
Address: Jones The Grocer, Block 9 #01-12 Dempsey Road, Dempsey Hill, Singapore 247697 | Opening hours: 8am – 11pm daily | Tel: 6476 1518 | Website
Finding tasty yet healthy products can be a challenge for most, but here at Secrets Fine Food, everything on the shelves is just that. From premium olive oils to jams and fine cheese, they offer the finest selection of artisanal products sourced directly from countries such as Italy, Scotland and France.
Displayed in a chiller, the store boasts stacks of creamy French farm cheeses that will have you spoilt for choice. But that’s not all, because they also line their walls with jars of jams, olive oils and an assortment of honeys and teas.
Address: Secrets Fine Food, 55 Tiong Bahru Road, #01-02 | Opening Hours: Tuesday – Friday (11am – 7.30pm), Saturday (10am – 8pm), Sunday (10am – 7pm) | Tel: 6221 2107 | Website
Singaporeans are obviously big on Japanese food and culture. But where does one go to find authentic Japanese food retail and an amazing dining experience all at once? Look no further because Emporium Shokuhin should be the first destination that comes to mind.
Featuring a live seafood market and a beef-dry ageing facility, as well as 8 dining spaces, customers will feel like they are shopping in Japan itself.
Emporium Shokuhin has without a doubt, one of the most impressive live seafood markets in Singapore. Here, you can find fresh and chilled seafood as well as those that have already been cooked. They include crustaceans and shell fishes, all of which are imported fresh from Japan, the USA, Australia and Europe.
Address: Emporium Shokuhin, 6 Raffles Boulevard, #01-18 Marina Square, Singapore 039 594 | Opening Hours: 10am – 10pm daily | Tel: 6224 3433 | Website