Where to Work (and Eat) around Raffles Place Singapore

Post on October 23, 2023

With a workbuddy membership, you can spend a day in any of 50+ coworking spaces around Singapore, for as little as S$129 a month. It’s a great way to refresh your mind by switching up the scenery while exploring the city and fitting your work around your life (not the other way around). 


To give you some inspiration, here are a few of our favourite places to work (and eat) in and around the Raffles Place area in Singapore…


Coworking Spaces in Raffles Place Singapore



Located in Republic Plaza (Leve 4-7), DISTRii’s chic design will help you feel like one of those powerful professionals who work hard and play hard. It’s easy to meet people in the open-plan spaces, well-equipped kitchens and the Mellower Coffee Bar. Their green leaf wall and indoor trees bring nature to you while their smart technology helps streamline your productivity. 


Address: Level 6, Republic Plaza, 9 Raffles Place, Singapore 048618

(Raffles Place MRT/ Telok Ayer MRT)

Open: Monday - Friday 09:00-18:00 


The Executive Centre

With two locations in Raffles Place Singapore, The Executive Centre offers contemporary, professional and ergonomic spaces for all business needs. Get focused on comfortable work desks, call your clients in soundproof phone booths, explore the coworking libraries and take breaks in the spacious lounge areas. 


The Executive Centre - 50 Raffles place

Address: Level 5, Singapore Land Tower, 50 Raffles Place, Singapore 048623

Open Monday - Friday 08:30-18:00


The Executive Centre - Capital Square

Address: Level 7, Capital Square, 23 Church Street, 049481, Singapore

Open Monday - Friday 08:30-18:00


WeWork Raffles Place

WeWork designs its spaces to help boost creativity and energy. At WeWork Raffles Place, you can mix up your work routine with challenges in the game room to get your grey cells firing or breathe in fresh inspiration and nature therapy on their spacious outdoor patio.


Address: 30 Raffles Place, Level 12, Singapore 048622

Open Monday - Friday 09:00-18:00


City Serviced Offices

Up on Level 57-58 of Republic Plaza - one of the city’s tallest skyscrapers - the views are amazing. City Serviced Offices provide all the latest tech to help you focus and get your work done efficiently. The hot desks are big and spacious, and each comes equipped with an ergonomic chair. And there’s a basement full of great food options just an elevator ride away.


Address: Level 58 Republic Plaza, Tower 1, 9 Raffles Place, Singapore 048619

Open: Monday - Friday  08:30-17:30


Where to Get Lunch near Raffles Place Singapore


There is such a plethora of good eats in this area it would be impossible to list them all. But here are the ones we love to go to for lunch when working in one of our favourite coworking spaces in Raffles Place Singapore.



Their flavour-packed nutrition bowls are customisable, with colourful ingredients and flavours borrowed from cuisines like Japan, Korea, the Middle East and Thailand. All their signature bowls look so good it’s hard to choose one - so have a different one every day!

You can find Heybo in Republic Plaza - the same building as City Serviced Offices and DISTRii coworking spaces. 

Address: 9 Raffles Pl, #04/05/06 Republic Plaza, Singapore 048619



Also conveniently located in Republic Plaza, Tangled serves fresh pasta at affordable prices. Their selection of homemade pasta features an assortment of colours and shapes, including Squid Ink, Beetroot, Mushroom and Spinach-flavoured pasta. Every carefully crafted plate gives you that authentic Italian experience right here in Singapore. 

Address: 9 Raffles Pl, #B1- 20, Singapore 048619


Arcade Fish Soup

A favoured spot among the CBD lunch crowd, Arcade Fish Soup is loved for its flavourful broth and fresh fish. Plus, it’s quick, cheap and the go-to meal for rainy days. Queues can get long, though, so be sure to line up early! 

Address: #01-35, The Arcade, 11 Collyer Quay, Singapore 049317



This upscale Japanese rooftop restaurant is a good one to take clients to. Their sashimi and donburis are next-level, and their rolls are topped with fancy foie gras and wagyu steak. The views of the bay will leave you mesmerised, while the art murals are guaranteed to spark conversations. It’s a great place to go for happy hour, too!


Address: #02-02, Customs House, 70 Collyer Quay, Singapore 049323



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