| • The Workbench Bistro • | Practical Food Creation


the workbench bistro has been featured in the sunday times, her world plus, ufm 1003, hdb newsletter, yahoo! style, coconuts singapore, discover sg and many reputable food blogs!

The Sunday Times, Lifestyle

food trending: purple sweet potato waffle, popcorn ice cream and more | october 2, 2016

Her World Plus, SimplyHer

donut, ramen and 8 other unique burgers in singapore you need to try now | september 19, 2016

Daniel Food Diary

hi amk folks, you have purple sweet potato waffles, lava burger, salted egg pasta near you! | september 9, 2016

Life Storeys by HDB

cafes in the heartlands: in recent years, singapore’s cafe culture has evolved and expanded to areas beyond the city centre | july 1, 2016

Yahoo! Style

the workbench singapore: cafe in amk that serves s’moreffles = waffles + s’mores | june 8, 2016


the workbench bistro proves to be a great chill out place … | may 14, 2016

Seth Lui

35 best ang mo kio food places to eat like a heartlander | may 6, 2016


12 cafes in the north of singapore you must go to | july 12, 2015

check out our yummy food & drinks menu here!

About US

who we are and how we started
Honest, Practical & Good Food

the workbench bistro was born out of a vision to create honest, practical and delicious food and drinks. from a small ice cream cafe located in the heartland of singapore, we have grown to a 50-seater bistro offering a diverse menu that includes everything from burgers, pasta and salted egg wings to ice cream, s'moreffles and craft beers. we aren’t afraid to make sure our diners are 100% satisfied when they leave our bistro in ang mo kio. we started the workbench bistro as a creation of our vision, and today that vision is brought to life by our delicious menu offerings and relaxed ambience. by utilizing our artisan skills, we create enjoyable foods that will satisfy your taste buds.

  • Food/Drinks

    constantly improving our recipes and menu, to ensure great and instagrammable food

  • Value

    no gst or service charge. reasonably priced quality food in heartland area with free wifi and water to spend a wonderful time with your friends and family

  • Ambience

    relaxed and cosy environment to watch the world go by

  • Service

    working very hard to bring up our service level ;( in the midst of automating our ordering process to reduce part timers

Must Try!

our recommended dishes at the workbench bistro
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Crab Meat Linguine

linguine with lumpy jumbo crab meat in white wine & light tomato cream sauce
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Egg Lava Beef Burger

juicy donut beef patty with half boiled egg in the middle, topped with grilled bacon and cheese (new!)
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S’moreffles Supreme

3 waffles stacked with marshmallow, strawberry jam, oreo biscuits, topped with whipped cream and choice of 4 scoops of ice cream (new!)
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TWB Purple Sweet Potato Waffle

S$8.5 (plain) S$11.8 / S$12.5 with ice cream (classic / premium)
freshly made waffle using purple sweet potato, drizzled in homemade gula melaka sauce, paired with a big scoop of creamy ice cream (new!)
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Salted Egg Chicken Pasta

linguine tossed in raw salted egg sauce, curry leaves & chilli padi, topped with buttermilk fried chicken
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Salted Egg Chicken Burger

buttermilk fried chicken topped with salted egg sauce, curry leaves & chilli padi
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Salted Egg Wings

double fried crispy wings, stir fried with salted egg, chilli padi & curry leaves
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Salted Egg Potato Wedges

deep fried and coated with rich salted egg sauce (new!)


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