The French have definitely given us many treats to daydream over – macarons, eclairs, financiers, souffles… and the list goes on and on. But one mainstay in our hearts is the crepe, a thin, light and delicate pancake that comes in both sweet and savoury variations. From classic French crepes made using time-tested recipes and authentic ingredients to innovative ones with creative flavours, read on to find out where to get the best crepe in Singapore!
The minimalistic creperie and lifestyle store pairs exquisite crepes paired with a relaxed shopping experience. You’ve got sandwiches and baked goods to choose from, alongside a selection of galettes and crepes. On the savoury side, relish combinations like ham, gruyere cheese, cheddar and a runny egg or salami, roasted potatoes, brie and egg. For the sweet tooth, you won’t regret the sweet ensemble of burnt caramel with Bordier butter atop pillowy crepes.
Address: 328 North Bridge Rd, #01-12, Singapore 188719
Opening Hours: 8 AM–5 PM Mon to Fri, 8 AM–6 PM Sat & Sun
Chez Suzette in Chinatown is a popular spot offering a variety of sweet crepes alongside other French dishes. Try the Crepes Suzette that comes with a homemade sauce of caramelised sugar, butter, orange juice and zest, with the option to add on a Grand Marnier Flambe! Fruit lovers will enjoy the Mixed Berries Crepes, which is served with a medley of fresh berry, berry coulis and whipped cream, while chocolate lovers should most definitely check out the Chocolate Crepes and Caramel Crepes!
Address: 5 Teck Lim Rd, #01-01, Singapore 088383
Opening Hours: 9 AM–5 PM Sun & Tues, 9 AM–10 PM Wed to Sat. Closed on Mon
French Fold is the sister brand of Merci Marcel, an all-day dining destination serving plates of delicious galettes and crepes. Start with the savoury galettes made with buckwheat flour and fillings like chorizo, sunny side up, sauteed mushrooms, French pork sausage and even Asian-influenced ones like satay or masala chicken. Then, end your meal with a dessert crepe, with options including the No. 22 which sees the thin-pancake drizzled with homemade salted caramel, and the No.24 which comes with artisanal manuka honey, roasted buckwheat seeds and hojicha sea salt gelato!
Address: Multiple outlets
Spending a day at Sentosa? Le Faubourg offers a variety of French dishes, including both sweet crepes and savoury galettes. Every galette is delectable here but if you had to choose, you won’t go wrong with the Châtelet, which marries smoked bacon and roasted potatoes with onions, crème fraiche, egg and cheese. Those with a sweet tooth will love the crepe topped with homemade chocolate sauce, meringue, and pistachio ice cream. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are available too, alongside other French dishes.
Address: 2 Gunner Lane #01-02 Mess Hall Block 17, opp The Barracks Hotel, Singapore 099567
Opening Hours: 8:30 AM–6 PM daily
Entre-Nous Creperie at Seah Street is an authentic French creperie that has been around since 2008, serving a variety of traditional and creative galettes and crepes. The galettes are made with buckwheat flour imported from Brittany and come in variations with ham, cheese and egg, or mashed avocados with cream and garlic, prawns and tomatoes. Next, move on to the sweet crepes made with simple toppings like salted butter caramel and cooked apples to more decadent blends of ice cream, sauce and fruits. And wash it all down with an artisanal apple cider imported from Brittany!
Address: 27 Seah St, #01-01, Singapore 188383
Opening Hours: 12–2:30 PM, 6–9:30 PM Tues to Fri, 11 AM–3 PM, 6–9:30 PM Sat, 11 AM–4:30 PM Sun. Closed on Mon
iCrepe was founded after its owners visited France and at a creperie, their request for extra Nutella was rejected, even if they wanted to pay extra for it. At iCrepe, customers can decide on their choice of toppings and have it in single or even double servings. There are a wide variety of sweet and savoury toppings that you can mix and match, such as butterscotch, milo powder, peanut butter, azuki beans, cream cheese, egg and mushrooms.
Address: Multiple outlets
Nestled in Bugis Street, Neds Crepe is a great spot to stop and get a snack while shopping. Here at Ned's, there is an array of soft and crispy, sweet and savoury crepes to choose from. Try the Ned’s Special, the stall’s bestseller and a sweet combination of ice cream, banana, whipped cream, chocolate sauce and rainbow sprinkles
Address: 3 New Bugis Street, #02-07, Singapore 188867
Opening Hours: 1–9:30 PM daily
SO France Cafe brings a touch of joie de vivre with its all-day menu of homemade sandwiches and quiches, as well as cakes, tarts, pastries and of course, galettes and crepes. Choices include La Montagnarde, a complex mix of Raclette cheese, bacon, caramelized onions and La Poulette, which features a gorgeous bechamel, Emmental, chicken and mushroom mix. The La Tatin comes with a generous serving of caramelised apple and vanilla ice cream, while the La Banane-Choc is a simple mix of banana and chocolate sauce. Perfect to round up the meal with!
Address: 1 Sarkies Road, Singapore 258130
Opening Hours: 9 AM–6:30 PM Mon to Fri, 8:30 AM–6:30 PM Sat, 9 AM–4 PM Sun
Established in 1998, L’Angelus is the oldest single-location traditional French restaurant in Singapore. One of the main highlights of the menu that keep people coming back for more is the Les Crêpes Suzette “Au Gueridon”. Here, thinly folded crepes are bathed in orange butter sauce, and flambéed at the table with some Grand Marnier liqueur.
Address: 85 Club St, Singapore 069453
Opening Hours: 12–2:30 PM, 6–10:30 PM Mon to Fri. 6–10:30 PM Sat. Closed on Sun
Helmed by a Le Cordon Bleu-trained chef, Saybons offers fuss-free dining accompanied by wallet-friendly prices. Find both sweet and savoury crepes with flavours ranging from Nutella & Hazelnuts and Creme Brulee to Mushroom Tomato Cheese and Salmon Onion Cheese. They also have a Full Works Crepe that comes with egg, ham, mushrooms and cheese accompanied by a side salad if you’re feeling especially famished!
Address: 9 Bishan Pl, #02-43, Singapore 579837
Opening Hours: 10 AM–9 PM Mon to Thurs, 10 AM–9:30 PM Fri, 9:30 AM–9:30 PM Sat, 9:30 AM–9 PM Sun