$60 per person
Prices may vary depending on the date you select.

East Meets West Coffee

Food & drink experience
Hosted by Wai Lei
The host of this experience
2 hours total
Snacks, Drinks, Equipment and Transportation
Offered in English
Prices may vary depending on the date you select.
About your host, Wai Lei
I can't live without coffee, and figured the best way to enjoy it for life is by operating a cozy cafe and sharing my passion with others. I love chatting with customers and friends over a good cup of cappuccino. But growing up with traditional coffee has also taught me to appreciate the different perspective people have on what a good cup of coffee could be.
What we’ll do
We will visit a hawker center to enjoy local coffee with runny eggs and kaya-buttered toast. There we will order coffee from my favourite stall that serves coffee roasted and brewed the traditional way. I'll share the different ways coffee is enjoyed by the locals and you will be able to sample some of them. Next we will drop by a mini exhibit of nostalgic "kopitiam" showcasing some of the equipme…
What I’ll provide
Two or more coffees 󲀃
MRT (subway) ride 󵀁
There will be about 5-10 minutes of leisurely walking, 5 minutes subway train ride, and another 5-10 minutes of walking.

Use of commercial espresso machine 󳀁
Kaya toast and runny eggs 󴀁
Who can come
Guests ages 12 and up can attend.
Go to Chinatown MRT (Subway) Exit A. There will be short walks (5 - 10 minutes) & a short subway ride. Experience on Saturdays will begin at 9AM and may extend by another 15 - 30 minutes due to queue.
Where we’ll be
We'll be spending some time at a bustling hawker center above one of the oldest wet markets in Singapore having a light morning snack from my go to fix for traditional coffee. We'll then take a train to the business district that was developed in the 1820s and visit my cozy little cafe.
Group size
There are 4 spots available on this experience.
You don’t have to fill all of them. Experiences are meant to be social, so other travellers could join too.
Guest requirements
Bringing guests under 18
If you bring a guest that’s under 18, it’s your responsibility to make sure the activities they participate in are age-appropriate.
From the host
Guest must enjoy drinking coffee and should be able to drink more than one cup to fully enjoy the experience. Please let me know of any allergies. The toast may have traces of peanut butter.
Who can come
Guests ages 12 and up can attend.
Experiences cancellation policy
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.