Arab Street Singapore – Cool, unique and interesting local shop houses
Arab Street Singapore is located very close to Bugis MRT station. It is actually a part of the Kampong Glam Heritage trail. The Arab Street lies in the heart of Singapore’s Muslim area which actually includes the Haji Lane, Bali Lane, Muscat Street and Bussorah Street. You should definitely take your time to explore these lanes when you are here, as each lane has its own uniqueness and hidden gems!
The area is lined with boutiques and renovated shops, and you can find many street arts here which aren’t a common sight in Singapore. Take a stroll along the lane and admire the artworks while shopping.
Arab Street is every shopaholic’s dream and shopping destination! Lanes and streets lined with bazaars selling all kids of things – from budget shopping, to really high-end luxurious designer brands. Arab Street certainly isn’t your regular shopping lane.
You will also come across many cafes and restaurants, where you can savour delicious sweet Arabian teas and halal food. And Kampong Glam Café is one of the cafes you have to try when you are here! It has been serving hearty, scrumptious local food since 2004, and you can find this brilliant café at Bussorah Street. It is open daily from 8 a.m till 2 a.m. Their menu includes a variety of Malaysian, Singaporean, Indonesian and Western meals which are all so delicious, yet affordable!
Some of the other must-visit, unique attractions in Arab street include Craft Assembly, The Projector, Children’s Little Museum, Blujaz Café among others.
Arab Street is a really interesting place to hang out. Vibrant colours and interesting shops fill this street, and you should definitely visit this street in Singapore!
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